About Us

 Inspiring hope, health, & mental well-being.​

As clinicians serving diverse populations, we provide (or refer you to) appropriate counseling for children, adolescents, adults, and families with mental health conditions. Modes of service include individual, group, and family therapy sessions. Clinicians are trained in the delivery of Trauma-Informed Care, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Systemic MRI, Rational Emotive Behavioral (REBT), Trauma Incident Reduction (TIR), Motivational Interviewing (MI), and other evidence-based modalities to customize treatment plans for individual client needs and goals.

The Healing Arts Institute of South Florida International Inc. (Healing Arts) is a mental health counseling, education, and research group providing systemic talk therapy, trauma-informed outpatient counseling, mindfulness services and Higher education. We are small, fresh and focused on caring for our clients, students and each other.

Dedication to caring for our clients, students and each other.”

– Healing Arts Institute of South Florida

Unmasking the stigma associated with receiving mental health services

Having its beginnings from the vision of Dr. Thelma Tennie, The Healing Arts Institute of South Florida provides direct counseling services and other healing arts interventions. Fostering an atmosphere of clinical healing, we are dedicated to caring for our clients and each other by inspiring hope, health, and mental well-being for all. Additionally, we wanted an environment of support, learning, and care delivery sharing our values…


Our Values

  • Compassion
  • Evidence-based
  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Integrity
  • Community
  • Innovation
  • Empowerment
  • Excellence