About Us

About Counseling & Empowerment Consulting Group
Counseling & Empowerment Consulting Group (2001) is located in Pembroke Pines, Florida. The main focus of this group is to provide counseling/psychotherapy and other related services to individuals, couples and families, to consult and provide expertise on various human services topics and to provide empowerment strategies and tools for personal development and overall enhancement. Among the services provided are the following: Individual, Couples and Group Counseling, Parenting classes, Sandcastles and other programs for children of divorce, Private, pre and post-divorce consultation, Fatherhood training, Pre-marital counseling, Marital and family counseling, Special individual consultation, Crisis counseling, Anger and stress management, Anxiety & Depression evaluation and treatment, Counseling for grief and loss, and Hypnotherapy.

About Dr. Percy Ricketts

Dr. Percy Ricketts, LMHC, NCC, NBCCH, DCMHS.

Dr. Percy Ricketts is a Psychotherapist, National Board Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist, Parenting and Divorce consultant and a Diplomate of the American Mental Health Counselors Association, who has been in private practice in Pembroke Pines, Florida for over 15 years. He is an alumnus of Virginia Tech, Nova Southeastern University and Argosy University, with a Master of Science Degree in Mental Health Counseling and a Doctorate in Counseling Psychology. Dr. Ricketts enjoys working with fathers, counseling individuals, couples and families of diverse backgrounds, teaching, and supervising counseling interns. He is the author of several books on a wide variety of topics and he is the developer of the “Parenting for Separated & Divorcing Moms & Dads” curriculum. This is a 4-hour, parenting education and family stabilization program that is approved by the Florida Department of Children and Families. Divorcing parents with minor children and those who are involved in paternity cases in the state of Florida must complete this type of program before their legal actions can be finalized. Dr. Ricketts maintains active memberships in numerous local, national and international counseling-related and other organizations, and he is a board member of the Broward County Mental Health Counselors Association.