About Dr. Goldstein

Dr. Goldstein conducts psychological services at her office in Coconut Creek, FL, as well as at school and home locations throughout Broward and South Palm Beach Counties. She provides psychotherapy, testing/evaluations, consultations, and other support services.

  • Academic Difficulties
  • Adoption/Foster Care Issues
  • Anxiety and Panic
  • Autism/Asperger's/PDD
  • Children's Behavior Issues
  • Depression and Low Self-Esteem
  • Parenting
  • Preschool Adjustment
  • Selective Mutism
  • Social Skills Training
  • Testing/Evaluations
  • Private Practice Clinician
  • Clinical Consultant to schools, physicians, community centers, and telemental health companies
  • Certified Happiest Baby Educator
  • Member of the American Psychological Association, Florida Psychological Association​, and Selective Mutism Foundation
  • 5 manuscript publications, 19 conference/workshop presentations, and 2 media interviews
  • Professor of Psychology
  • Former University ​Director of Faculty Training and Development
  • Former Director of Special Needs

Dr. Goldstein works with children and adults using a cognitive-behavioral approach and works collaboratively with parents, schools, physicians, and other professionals to provide comprehensive services. She earned her Bachelor’s degree from the University of Miami and her Master’s and Doctoral degrees from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. She also earned an MBA, is a Certified Happiest Baby Educator, and is working toward a certificate in Nutritional Psychology. Dr. Goldstein is a member of the American Psychological Association, the Florida Psychological Association, and the Selective Mutism Foundation.


Lauren Goldstein, Ph.D. is a Florida Licensed Psychologist who practices at Martin D. Segel, PhD & Associates in Coconut Creek, FL.


Career Highlights

Dr. Lauren Goldstein

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