Counseling/Therapy Services

Bridge a Life is happy to partner with Kristen AE Bohan Inc. Kristen offers occupational therapy services for children with a focus on developing a whole child's physical, emotional, and executive skills. She works to conquer the profound effects of trauma on both emotional and physical levels. Kristen is able to provide clinical skills, family education, sensory/reflex integration, generalization into swim/yoga/horseback/sports to help children have well rounded and interactive success.

Kristen can be reached at:
Address: 7333 International Place
Sarasota, FL 34240
Phone: 941-545-3744
Fax: 888-411-9766
Office manager:




Chosen’s mission is to help children heal from trauma by strengthening their families. Through the use of trauma-informed practices and a life-on-life approach, Chosen provides transformative mental and behavioral health services to families who have been impacted by the child welfare system.

Chosen's four-pillar model of care consists of trauma-informed education, individualized parent coaching, personalized case management, and therapeutic resources. Staff employ the best-in-class curricula for the population served, which includes the Trauma Competent Caregiver curriculum, Trust-Based Relational Intervention® (TBRI), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Family-Centered Treatment.

For more than 40 years, The Florida Center for Early Childhood has been the leading provider of therapeutic services, early education and healthy development for young children in southwest Florida, offering a seamless delivery of services for the whole child and their family. Today, the agency is nationally recognized for its early childhood expertise in a variety of specialties. The Florida Center provides developmental therapies, mental health counseling, Starfish Academy preschool, the Healthy Families home-visiting program, and the state’s only Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Spectrum Disorders clinic. Our staff has extensive experience with the foster/adoption community and our mental health therapists have been trained in Child Parent Psychotherapy, Trust-Based Relational Intervention (TBRI) and are Adoption Competent. For more information, visit or call 941-371-8820.

Located in the beautiful Burns Court district of downtown Sarasota, as well as in beautiful Bradenton, FL, we are a premier Christian Counseling & Coaching Center. By combining Christian values with the most reputable and reliable psychological treatment methods and strategic coaching strategies, we offer valuable resources that can help restore mental and emotional health, heal relationships, and help clients to pursue their dreams.


We are a fully accredited, full-service counseling facility offering nine locations throughout Sarasota and Manatee counties. In operation since 1999, we at Samaritan are committed to helping people cope with their challenges, grow toward spiritual and emotional maturity and strengthen personal relationships. Our professional counselors are licensed by the state of Florida and specialize in treating a wide range of mental health conditions.


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