Ms. Mary Ellen Rand, LMHC, LPC

Preferred Name: Mary Ellen

EMDR Certified Therapist

EMDR Trainer

About Me

I've been living and working primarily in Naples FL for 27 years, and part time in Sautee Georgia. I am licensed to practice in both FL and GA. I've been doing EMDR as a major part of my practice with adults, teens and kids now for about 3 years to treat a number of conditions such as complex and acute trauma, phobias and anxieties, addiction and compulsive behaviors.

Education & Experience

Masters in Counseling from the University of Georgia and additional master's course work at Florida Gulf Coast University.

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Addictions
  • Alcohol/Substance Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Chronic Illness/Medical Issues
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression
  • Family Issues
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Spirituality
  • Stress Management
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • Community Mental Health Center
  • Families
  • LGBTQ+
  • Seniors


  • English