Mr. Kurtz is a Licensed School Psychologist and Licensed Mental Health Counselor, with over 30 years of experience. He has worked with adults, children and their families in all areas of testing and counseling. Mr. Kurtz specializes in Learning Disability diagnosis and remediation, as well as Gifted and other ability/academic testing. For 15 years, Mr. Kurtz was a School Psychologist in the Orange County Florida Public School System serving the needs of students in preschool through 12th grade. He has earned the distinction of receiving the “Educator of the Year” award from the Learning Disability Association of Florida (formerly known as the “Florida Association of Children and Adults with Learning Disabilities”).
As a Psychotherapist and Mental Health Counselor Mr. Kurtz integrates a “whole person” approach as he helps his clients move beyond issues that are preventing them from leading healthy and productive lives. As Mr. Kurtz works with people in need of assistance due to behavioral/esteem issues related to Learning Disabilities or helps others overcome the effects of childhood abuse, traumatic issues, phobias, addictions and other life affecting issues, his therapeutic techniques and philosophies afford his clients the opportunity to see positive, life lasting change, often within a few sessions.
Mr. Kurtz has presented a wide assortment of workshops, seminars and trainings. He is a public speaker who enjoys sharing his expertise and knowledge.