Renee Michaels, MSW

Renee Michaels, MSW

Clinical Social Work  ·  
Renee Michaels, MSW is a clinical social worker in Clearwater, FL and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from Fsu in 1993 and specializes in clinical social work, substance abuse counseling, and more.Read her story

1260 S Martin Luther King Jr Ave

Clearwater, FL 33756

Contact Information

(727) 278-8375

Insurance Accepted

  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Renee Michaels' bio

This content was provided by Renee Michaels " I am a psychotherapist, creator and lover of dogs and I am a person with chronic pain for the last thirty years. I help people who might be missing the mark in their lives and relationships. If you have tried the traditional therapy route and not had much long-lasting success, please know that I have been preparing my entire adult life to make yours better. I employ a non-traditional approach to treatment that is sure to set you on the path to success!"

5  Specialties

  • Clinical Social Work
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Psychotherapy
  • Sex Therapy
  • Substance Abuse Counseling

0  Board Certifications

Renee Michaels does not have any board certifications listed.

11  Conditions Treated

9  Procedures

  • Addiction Treatment
  • Adolescent Counseling
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Counseling for Gay and-or Lesbian Individuals
  • Couples Therapy
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Hypnosis (Medical Hypnotherapy)
  • Individual Therapy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Fsu
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • American Academy Of Clinical Sexology
    Other Education | Completed 2014
  • Florida State University
    Other Education | Completed 1993
  • University Of South Florida
    Other Education | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Renee Michaels' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Renee Michaels to family and friends
35 total reviews (24 have comments)

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Renee Michaels' Performance

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  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (24)

Dr. Michaels has been extremely helpful to me. Her professionalism, along with her insight, is exceptional! I could not have asked for a better experience and I am very thankful that I found her.
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Dr. Michaels is unlike any counselor I have been to before. This was the 1st time I was given "tools" to work with. I came to her looking for help to figure out what my "new" normal was going to be as I had chronic pain, panic attacks, depression, anxiety and several immune deficiencies. It was my...more
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My greatest desire is to be of service to those who need me. I am beyond delighted that you were able to get some help during our time together. It means so much to me to see you improve, and have a life worth living.

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Dr. Michaels is a consummate professional. She is extremely knowledgeable and insightful. She combines her knowledge of clinical pharmacology with her diagnostic skills and often is able to see a picture others have missed in the past. Dr. Michaels never fails to teach something new. It is...more
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Thank you for such a thoughtful comment.

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extremely horrible experience withn this so-called therapist!
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I am sorry you feel as though you had a horrible experience. I know I won't be able to please every person who walks in my door. Also, some people are not ready for therapy, I get that. I wish you the best in finding the therapist that is the "right fit" for you.

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I guess they give out PhDs to anyone these days
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My office is pristine in cleanliness and comfort and I pride myself in giving the best possible care I can. The patient has to be receptive and open. It is hard to gauge how you will progress after only one session. Good luck.

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