Dr. Timothy Short, PSY.D

Dr. Timothy Short, PSY.D

Psychotherapy  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
Dr. Timothy Short, PSY.D is a psychotherapist in Melbourne, FL. He specializes in psychotherapy, substance abuse counseling, and more.Read his story

1611 S Apollo Blvd

Melbourne, FL 32901

Contact Information

(321) 724-2444

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beacon Health Strategies
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Freedom Health
  • Humana
  • 2 More

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Dr. Short's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Short "Starting 31 years ago as a technician during graduate school and a couple of stints as Clinical Director, this has allowed me to have a general practice in psychology. I currently work with adolescents, general psychology, address depression, anxiety, chronic pain, bipolar illness, substance abuse and adjustment disorder. I feel it is very important for the patient to connect with their clinician in a way that makes sense to them."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Short "We remember that each patient is an individual, a member of a family and a member of a larger community. Each patient requires a varied amount of physical, emotional, psychological, social and spiritual support.

We believe that each patient has basic needs, rights, privileges and preferences, which must be respected regardless of race, color, age, sex, creed, national origin, economic status or physical disability.

It is our belief that every patient has the right to know the truth about his/her condition and that it is our duty to prepare patients for these truths and for their participation in decisions regarding their care.

To preserve each individual's dignity and to gain his or her trust we know we must introduce ourselves and explain our role, use the individual's preferred name, use appropriate touch such as on the arm or with a handshake, explain our interventions to manage expectations and review the plan of care with him or her regularly."

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5  Specialties

  • Psychotherapy
  • Alcoholism
  • Group Counseling
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Substance Abuse Counseling

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Short does not have any board certifications listed.

18  Conditions Treated

9  Procedures

  • Counseling Services
  • Couples Therapy
  • Family Counseling
  • Grief Therapy
  • Individual Therapy
  • Marital Counseling
  • Marital Therapy
  • Relaxation Therapy
  • Stress Management

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.


  • Butler University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1964

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Short has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Short has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Short's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Short to family and friends
6 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Short's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
Dr. Short Says:

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