Dr. Beverly J. Pedroche, Psy. D.
|Dr. Pedroche is a Florida licensed psychologist who received
her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Rowan University in Glassboro,
NJ in 1999, her Masters of Science Degree from Nova Southeastern University in
Ft. Lauderdale, FL in 2004 and her Doctorate of Psychology also from Nova
Southeastern University in 2007.
graduate practica included the Adult Outpatient Program and the Trauma
Resolution and Integration Program both specialty clinics at Nova Southeastern
University’s Community Mental Health Center.
Her internship was at Broward General Medical Center where she worked
with medical and psychiatric patients, many of whom suffered a trauma leading
them to hospitalization. After
graduating, Dr. Pedroche completed her post-doctorate at The Watershed
Addiction Treatment Center in Boynton Beach, FL where she worked with adults
who suffered from alcohol and/or drug dependence. Additionally, she has worked in her own
private practice in Nassau, Bahamas. She
has worked with individuals, families, and has experience running Dialectical
Behavior Therapy groups, Chronic Relapse Groups, and supportive psychotherapy
Furthermore, Dr. Pedroche has
authored several professional articles, numerous magazine articles for New
Woman Magazine (distributed throughout the Caribbean and Canada), and
presented at professional conferences including the International Society for
the Study of Trauma and Dissociation.
Dr. Pedroche’s particular areas of interest include Post Traumatic
Stress Disorder, Borderline Personality Disorder, Eating Disorders, and Mood
and Anxiety Disorders.
Although competent in Family Systems Therapy, Cognitive
Behavior Therapy, and Psychodynamic Psychotherapy, Dr. Pedroche’s primary
treatment approach is Rogerian in nature indicating that therapy is
client-centered and non-directive. Like
psychologist Carl Rogers, Dr. Pedroche feels that for a person to
"grow", (s)he needs an environment that provides him/her with
genuineness (openness and self-disclosure), acceptance (being seen with
unconditional positive regard), and empathy (being listened to and
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