Maria Colon

Maria Colon MSW, LCSW

MSW LCSW

Department: NR-ASSOC DN-CLIN AFFRS-ARCHER
Business Phone: (352) 265-2550
Business Email: mariacolon@ufl.edu

About Maria Colon

Maria Colon, LCSW, completed her BA in social work from Universidad del Turabo in Puerto Rico in 2002 and Masters in Clinical Social Work from Florida State University in 2011. In 2014, she completed all requirements of licensure becoming a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in the state of Florida. She is currently pursuing a Doctorate of Behavioral Health through Arizona State University.

Maria’s passion is to help create change in people’s lives. She provides counseling to ages 5 and above. Maria understands that not one therapeutic approach fits every shoe; and focuses on utilizing therapeutic modalities based on the client’s individual needs. Her clinical interests include treating those with depressive disorders, trauma and stress, anxiety, bipolar disorder, and acculturation, amongst others. Maria provides services in Spanish and English.

Board Certifications

Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Association of Social Work Boards

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Family Medicine
Areas of Interest
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Depression – overview
  • Generalized anxiety disorder
  • Diabetes
  • Essential hypertension
  • Familial hypercholesterolemia
  • Stop smoking support programs

Education

2011
MSW, Clinical Social Work
Florida State University
2002
BA, Social Work
Universidad del Turabo, Puerto Rico

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 265-2550
Patient Appointments:
(352) 265-2550
Emails:
Business:
mariacolon@ufl.edu