Meet Our Counselors

Linda Spenceley
MA, CRC, LMHC, NCC


Linda has been working in the field of counseling since 2003 and has been a licensed mental health counselor (LMHC) since 2007. She is also a certified rehabilitation counselor (CRC), a nationally certified counselor (NCC), a qualified supervisor for interns, and a member of the Florida Mental Health Counselors Association. She has a master’s degree in rehabilitation and mental health counseling and a bachelor’s degree in interdisciplinary social science, both from the University of South Florida. She sees individuals, couples, families, and teens for anxiety, depression, grief/loss, premarital and couples counseling, life transitions, adjustment issues, caregiver stress, parenting, decision-making, among other stressors and in a variety of life’s seasons.

Linda is accepting new clients. She works with clients ranging from ages 12 and up. Available both in-person and online.

Self-pay.

  • Can provide superbills for clients to submit to insurance for reimbursement.

Linda’s contact: 352-584-6846

email: lspenceleylmhc@gmail.com

website: https://www.lindalmhc.com/

Susanne Graham
MA, LMHC


Susanne spent 26 years as a Certified School Counselor with Hernando County Schools. She received her MA from USF and Troy University and is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and a qualified supervisor for interns. Susanne works with individuals coping with life transitions, with families and teens (middle/high school age). She has experience in issues involving grief and loss, stress, anxiety, depression, abuse, and adjustment disorders. She is married with 2 adult children.  She is semi-retired and works part-time. She loves art, music, nature, reading, and traveling with her husband; and is active in her church. 

Not accepting new clients.

Susanne’s contact: (352) 345-9267

email: susannegrahamlmhc@gmail.com

Insurances Accepted:

  • Aetna
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • Florida Blue
  • Oscar Health
  • Sunshine Health
  • United Healthcare
  • UMR

John Choquette
MSW, LCSW


John Choquette has over 16 years of experience as an Outpatient Therapist. After practicing for 3 years in a community mental health clinic, he became a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. After practicing in a variety of outpatient settings, serving a diverse client population for 10 years, John went into private practice. John has been in private practice for over 3 years now. John serves a wide range of clients and presenting difficulties. John is married and has three children. When not working, John enjoys spending time with his family, attending church and enjoying outdoor activities.

John is accepting new clients. He works with clients ranging from 9-80 years of age. Available both in-person and online.

 John’s contact : (352) 618-3814

email: choquettejohn@gmail.com

Insurances Accepted:

  • Aetna
  • Anthem | Elevance
  • Beacon Health Options | Carelon
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • Empire BlueCross BlueShield
  • Florida Blue
  • GHI
  • Harvard Pilgrim
  • Health Advocate
  • Magellan
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • New Directions | Lucet
  • Optum
  • Oscar Health
  • Tufts
  • UMR
  • UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH

Jennifer vonPerbandt
MS, LMHC


Jennifer has been working with children and teenagers for over 25 years and has been in the counseling field for 6 years. She graduated from Walden University with a Master’s in Clinical Mental Health Counseling with specialization in Crisis and Trauma and attended the Northern Illinois University School Counselor Institute where she received her endorsement in school counseling. Jennifer works with children and teens on an individual basis and occasionally will provide family therapy. She specializes in working with children and teens who have experienced trauma. She has held certifications in Advanced Trauma Treatment for Children and Adolescents, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT). Jennifer has 4 children and enjoys being outdoors, skydiving, spending time with family and friends, and volunteering at Christian Church in the Wildwood.

Jennifer is accepting new clients. She works with clients ranging from 6-19 years of age. Available in-person only.

Jennifer’s contact (352) 234-4045

email: mindovermatters023@gmail.com

Insurances Accepted:

  • Aetna
  • All Savers
  • AvMed
  • BCBS
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • EAP:Cigna
  • EAP:United Health/Optum
  • Florida Blue
  • Golden Rule
  • Optum
  • Oscar Health
  • Surest
  • UMR
  • UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH

Cindy Suter
Provisional License in Mental Health Counseling


Cindy is a graduate of Trinity College of Florida and Asbury Theological Seminary with additional course requirements for marriage and family. She is available to counsel individuals ages 10 to adult and marital/couples counseling and specializes in working with clients who have experienced trauma. She holds a certification in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Processing Therapy and has Victim Advocate training. Cindy’s counseling goals are to help individuals navigate life’s difficulties, enabling growth and healing rooted in God’s love. 

Cindy is accepting new clients. She works with clients ranging from age 6 and older. Available both in-person and online.

Self-pay.

Cindy’s contact: (352) 585-9853

email: cindysuterrmhci@gmail.com