Family Care Counseling – Dr. Sharon Otis. Family Care Counseling Center. Bradenton, Florida


Dr. Sharon Otis.Ed. D. Ph.D.Clinical Director DPR License #MH0001682

Sharon Otis imageDr.Otis is a licensed mental health counselor, a licensed Clinical Pastoral counselor, Advanced Certification, and a Clinical Pastoral and Mental Health Supervisor.  She is a member of the National Christian Counselors Association, the American Association of Christian Counselors, and the Manatee Carenet.

Dr. Otis’s area of expertise includes behavioral management, depression, ADHD, co-dependency, families, individuals, children, gifted, trauma, stress reduction, and temperament analysis.

Dr. Otis is board certified in managed care and an expert in traumatic stress.


Family Care Counseling Services
• Individual counseling for depression, anxiety, fear, and eating disorders

• Group therapy for men, women, teens and children

• Marriage and family therapy

• Individual counseling for children and teens

• Personality, vocational, behavioral ( attention deficit disorder and gifted ) testing

• Group seminars and workshops

•40 years experience in working with high maintenance children


Sharon Otis, owner of Bradenton’s Family Care Counseling Center for the past 26 years, has been named to International and U.S. Who’s Who societies. The societies lists successful individuals among their peers and to provide a forum for networking, reference and self promotion. “They chose me because of my history in the field of child psychology,” Otis said. Otis, who holds doctorates in theology and psychology, also is serving an appointment by Gov. Jeb Bush to the 941 Licensing Board of Mental Health Counseling. Recently Manatee County Commissioner Pat Glass appointed Otis to the county’s Senior Advisory Board. “I just have a lot of energy because I have ADD myself,” Otis said. “The good news is that when you get older with ADD you have more energy than others.” The awards and distinctions are nice, but Otis said she is most proud of her children.


Dr. Sharon Otis, Ed. D. Ph.D.
Clinical Director
3812 Royal Palm Drive
Bradenton, FL 34210
Tel:  941-792-4988
Email: Docsotis@aol.com