Derick Chappell is a Registered Mental Health Counselor Intern and earned a Master’s in Mental Health Counseling from Palm Beach Atlantic University. Derick provides a safe, warm, and nonjudgmental environment to support the client’s healing process. His passion for counseling comes from experiencing the great benefits he received while doing his own work. He believes that the therapeutic relationship and psycho-education are key factors to facilitating the client’s growth. Derick uses an integrative approach to counseling, incorporating person centered theory and behavioral therapy. Areas of interest include working with children and adolescents who are having difficulty adjusting to change or loss, difficulty maintaining attention at school or home, and/or are having conflict with parent(s)/caregivers. 

To contact Derick:

407-644-7593 ext. 332 or Derick.Chappell@JFSorlando.org