Fundamental Psychology Welcomes Licensed Mental Health Counselor, Jenny Parella

From Dr. Angela Steranko, owner/founder

Fundamental Psychology is pleased to announce that Jenny Parella, LMHC has recently joined our team. Fundamental Psychology has been serving the mental health needs of children, teens, and young adults since 2017. Dr. Steranko says “There’s been an increased need for more providers to support the mental health needs of individuals in the area. Jenny Parella’s 20+ years of experience will play an essential role in supporting the growing number of children, teens, and adults who are able to receive services.”

Mrs. Parella describes her approach as, “An integrative whole person approach focused on health and wellness.” Within her work, Mrs. Parella specializes in managing medical health issues, balancing demands of family, friends, school/work and self care. She enjoys helping individuals who are experiencing high stress and anxiety as well as low mood, behavior difficulties and big life transitions. She is also a certified health coach and integrates evidenced based mental health strategies with physical health goals and approaches. Mrs. Parella is LGBTQ+ affirming and values all individuals living authentic and genuine lives without barriers. She offers walk and talk therapy sessions on Legacy Trail for those clients who are interested.

Dr. Steranko adds, “The addition of Jenny Parella, LMHC to our practice, allows children, adults and families to obtain a variety of services from providers who are centrally located to one another and can collaborate to ensure the best care.” To schedule an appointment with Jenny Parella, contact Fundamental Psychology at 941-275-9183 or find additional information about Jenny Parella at .

Jenny Parella’s Credentials:

Master of Science in Counseling Psychology- Palm Beach Atlantic College, West Palm Beach, FL

Bachelor of Science in Business Management- University of Maryland University College, Summa Cum Laude, College Park, MD

Licensed Mental Health Counselor, State of FL#MH 10547

Certified Health Coach, American Council of Exercise #W45536

About Fundamental Psychology:

Fundamental Psychology is now offering child, teen, adult, couples and family counseling for those within the Sarasota, Venice, North Port and Port Charlotte areas. Fundamental Psychology is conveniently located in Southbridge Park, off Center Rd. & US 41 in Venice. Our goal is to provide therapy with a superior level of personalized care.


Dr. Angela Steranko

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Jenny Parella, LMHC

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Independent Contractor