Francine Teixeira, LCSW is a board-certified clinician who specializes in child and adolescent therapy, practicing from a group office in Boynton Beach, Fl. Her primary focuses are providing a safe place for her clients to explore their feelings and gain new tools to use daily. She prides herself on honest communication with her clients (of all ages) and quality resources for parents and caregivers. Francine Teixeira graduated with her social work degree from Florida Atlantic University as well as possesses a master‚Äôs degree in elementary education from City University of New York. As a mother of two children, one with ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorder) she is personally aware of the struggles regarding mental and emotional health within the family unit. Since the beginning, she has enjoyed the many benefits of working with her young clients and families, especially watching her clients grow emotionally over time.