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Dr. Virginia Boney is one of only two Certified Gottman Couples Counselors in the SE United States and one of four Certified Emotion Focused Couples Counselors in Forida.  Her academic studies at Vanderbilt University and the University of Florida, in addition to years of post-doctoral training and supervision, strengthen her expertise as a therapist specializing in research-supported treatment approaches to work with couples and individuals. 

The former Director of Training and Supervision for the University of North Florida Counseling Center, Dr. Boney has extensive experience providing clinical supervision to graduate counseling students.  Additionally, she teaches graduate counseling classes in couples counseling to students at UNF.  She is also certified by the Gottman Institute to present Level I training in Gottman Couples Counseling to therapists and graduate counseling students.

Her specialization in relationships extends beyond couples to include:
  • Self-Esteem and Self-Confidence
  • Codependency
  • Depression and Anxiety
  • Anger Management
  • Divorce and Blended Families
  • Single Parenting
  • Family of Origin Issues

Dr. Boney has also published articles in Marriage and Family Review and The Journal of Divorce and Remarriage. 

Email or telephone (904) 236-3963(904) 236-3963 for more information or to schedule an appointment.

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We provide marriage counseling, relationship therapy, couples counseling, premarital counseling, couples workshops, individual counseling, and help with divorce and single parenting.