Dr. Marisa Azaret, PSY.D

Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology  |  
Female  |  
Age 62
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Dr. Marisa Azaret, PSY.D
Dr. Azaret is employed by Pediatric Specialists of America (PSA), the physician-led group practice of Miami Children's Health System. She is the clinical director of the Division of Psychology and a faculty member of the Pediatric Residency Program at Nicklaus Children's Hospital. Dr. Azaret earned her doctor of psychology from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. She is a licensed clinical psychologist who has been dedicated to the practice of pediatric psychology for more than 30 years. Dr. Azaret's clinical interests include program development, parenting skills training, adolescent development and prevention in the mental health field. Dr. Azaret has for many years served as a producer, writer and on-air host for programs and segments on the subject of mental health in Hispanic media outlets, including CNN en Español, Univision and Telemundo. She currently contributes regular reports, analysis and mental health expertise across a number of CNN en Español programs and is the host of "Vive la Salud con Dra. Azaret," a weekly, half-hour show centered on health, prevention and education. To date, Dr. Azaret has won an Emmy award and received four Emmy nominations. She has been the recipient of the prestigious Sentinel Award by the Hollywood, Health & Society (HH&S), a program of the University of Southern California's (USC) Annenberg Norman Lear Center, which recognizes exemplary achievements of television shows and movies that inform, educate and motivate viewers to make choices for healthier and safer lives. Dr. Azaret is also the Spanish-language spokesperson for Stewards for Children, a chapter of the national Darkness to Light nonprofit organization that strives to reduce the incidence of child sexual abuse by educating adults about the steps they can take to prevent, recognize and react responsibly to the reality of child sexual abuse. Dr. Azaret sees patients at the Nicklaus Children's Hospital main campus. She is a native of Cuba and bilingual in English and Spanish.

Division of Psychology

3100 SW 62nd Ave

Miami, FL 33155

Contact Information

(306) 669-6503

Dr. Marisa Azaret, PSY.D

Dr. Marisa Azaret, PSY.D

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Specialties

  • Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology
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Board Certifications

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Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Adolescent Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Relationship Issues
  • Stress
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Procedures

  • Adolescent Counseling
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Family Counseling
  • Individual Therapy
  • Psychotherapy Services

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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Education

  • Florida International University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • Children's Psychiatric Center Renamed Institute For Child and Family Health
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Private Practice
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Nova Southeastern University
    Other Education | Completed 1986

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. Azaret accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    Blue Select
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
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  • Humana
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    Preferred PPO
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    MultiPlan PPO
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Hospitals where Dr. Azaret has admitting privileges

Nicklaus Children's Hospital
3100 SW 62nd Ave
Miami, FL 33155
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