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Dr. Regina Mendoza elected President of Florida Psychologial Association Dade-Monroe Chapter

Miami, Florida – Dr. Regina Mendoza, Psy. D., a State of Florida licensed psychologist, was recently elected 2009 president of the Dade-Monroe Chapter of the Florida Psychological Association (FPA).

FPA Members are licensed psychologists with expertise in the areas of human behavior, mental health assessment, diagnosis and treatment, and behavior change. Psychologists apply scientifically validated procedures to help people manage and control their thoughts, emotions, and behaviors, and to cope better with difficult situations.

Dr. Mendoza specializes in the treatment of anxiety, depression, stress, and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder at her Miami, Florida-based practice. She provides individual and group psychotherapy and psycho-educational evaluations to children, adolescents, and adults.

Prior to opening her own practice in 2006, Dr. Mendoza was on the Psychology Faculty and Clinical Supervisor at Citrus Health Network Community Mental Health Center in Miami, Florida.

A Miami native, Dr. Mendoza earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology from the University of Miami in 1995 and Masters in 1997 and Doctorate in 2001 in psychology from Nova Southeastern University.  She completed her pre-doctoral internship in clinical psychology at Cornell University/Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center in New York City in 2001 and her residency in clinical psychology at the Citrus Health Network Community Mental Health Center in Miami, Florida in 2002. 

She is a member of the American Psychological Association and Florida Psychological Association. In addition, Dr. Mendoza is a member of the medical staff in the Department of Pediatrics at Baptist Children’s Hospital in Miami, Florida.

For more information about FPA, visit www.flapsych.com.