2863 Executive Park Drive, Suite 106
Weston, Florida 33331
954-358-5788
Monica Arroyo LCSW, Shawnda Burns LMHC & Associates




  Our Practice
West Broward Counseling Center is a private practice located in Weston, Florida; minutes away from both I-595 and I-75. We treat Individuals,Couples and Families.
Our team consists of the following therapists:
  • Monica Arroyo (LCSW, CAP, SAP)  Offering weekday appointments only.
  • Shawnda Burns (LMHC, CAP)  Offering weekday appointments only.
  • Gloria N. Valdivieso (LCSW)  Offering weekday and evening appointments.
  • Roxana Ackerman (LCSW)  Offering weekday, evening, and saturday appointments.
  • Andrea Vargas (LMHC)  Offering evening and saturday appointments.
  • Maria A. Lucchesi (Ph.D.)  Offering weekday and saturday appointments.

How to get started:
If you are ready to take the step towards changing your life today, give us a call at 954-358-5788. We offer a FREE 30 minute phone consultation to get you moving in the right direction.
Or you can also use our Contact form.

Bilingual Counseling available:
West Broward Counseling Center has bilingual therapists (English/Spanish) to meet your needs. Our clinician’s abilities to communicate with their clients in their native language allows for a more fulfilling therapeutic experience. We understand the important role that culture, values, and traditions play in the life of hispanic families.

Nuestro centro de consejería cuenta con terapeutas bilingües que ofrecen sesiones individuales, de pareja y familia, en inglés y español. La capacidad de comunicarse con sus clientes en su idioma nativo les permite brindar una experiencia terapeútica más enriquecedora. Entendemos la importancia que la cultura, los valores y las tradiciones representan en la vida de las familias hispanas.

        Areas of Expertise:
  • Acculturation Issues
  • ADHD
  • Adolescent Issues
  • Anger
  • Anxiety
  • Attachment Issues
  • Behavior Problems
  • Chemical Dependency
  • Depression
  • Diabetes Family Support
  • Eating Disorders
  • Grief
  • Infidelity
  • Parenting Issues
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self-Esteem
  • Trauma
EMDR, Psychological Testing, Hypnosis, Christian Counseling, Bilingual Counseling



When things are not going well in your life, or in your relationships, you may be feeling discouraged, angry, sad or hopeless. Therapy can help. Deciding to ask for help can be the hardest step.

Therapy provides a safe, confidential setting in which to discuss your life with a caring, supportive professional. Here, you can reflect on your life, your behavior, your feelings and your thoughts. Through therapy you can build insights and new skills to manage your moods, improve your relationships, change problem behaviors, maximize your career potential and move forward with your life.