M Our Team Our Team Mariah Ide Licensed Mental Health Counselor MS, LMHC Mariah Ide is a licensed mental health counselor with a Master’s degree in mental health counseling from Stetson University. Mariah also has bachelor’s degrees in psychology and criminology from the University of Florida. Mariah was raised in the Central Florida area and has worked in many local settings. Mariah has experience with children, adolescents, and adults. Mariah has worked in school and hospital-based settings. Mariah has clinical practice with mood disorders, self-esteem issues, gender identity, grief, crisis intervention, family issues and trauma. In addition to counseling, Mariah has also worked in case management and has a unique perspective behind resource utilization. Mariah has worked on countless projects in the community to promote mental health awareness. Mariah believes in advocacy for her clients as well as the mental health field, she hopes to promote acceptance and decrease stigma related to mental health and mental health treatment. Mariah takes a person-centered approach with her clients and believes in meeting the clients where they are. Mariah hopes to empower her clients by giving them a safe environment to explore and learn more about themselves without feeling judged. Mariah sees the importance in looking at the whole picture when working with a client. Mariah hopes to create rounded goals with her clients to promote long term success and help the client feel more balanced overall. Mariah uses solution focused and cognitive behavioral interventions to help clients build a tool box of skills that can help them cope with daily life. Mariah wishes to help her clients reach their full potential, while hopefully making them laugh once in a while during the process.