Call Us At (646) 780-8278
All Days 9:00 to 5:00
116 West 23rd Street, 5th Floor, New York, NY 10011
Merland Baker
Mental Health Counselor, LMHC

Verified by Therapy For Black Men
(786) 244-7477
Primary Location
6034 Chester Ave
Jacksonville, Florida
United States

Additional Location
West Flagler Street
Suite 900
Miami, Florida
United States

Accepting new clients?: Yes
Remote therapy available?: Yes
Can prescribe medication?: No

Office Hours: 7:00 am to 9:00 pm every day

Last school: Nova University (FL), Masters of Science in Psychological Studies, 2008
License(s): MH15468-Florida
NPI Number: 1568804011

Cost per session: $105 to $105
Average cost per session: $105
Sliding scale pricing offered?: No
Free initial phone consultation?: No
Free initial face to face consultation?: No
Payment methods accepted:
  • American Express
  • Mastercard
  • Visa

Insurance types accepted:
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Optum
  • United Healthcare
  • All Savers
  • AvMed
  • Bind
  • EAP:Cigna
  • EAP:United Health/Optum
  • Evernorth
  • Florida Blue
  • Golden Rule
  • Oscar
  • UMR

Insurance Note: I am in-network with the indicated health insurances, meaning my office at Grow Therapy will handle all your insurance billing! To confirm your co-pay, please call the number on your insurance card. Accessibility is important to me, so I hope to make the process of using your insurance an easy one.

  • Individuals

I offer special insights for client's of the following ethnicity:
  • Black

Languages spoken:
  • English

"I'm tired of feeling this way," "It feels like nothing is right in my life," "Nothing good ever happens for me," "I feel trapped...I'm stuck," "I will never forgive them," "My life is out of control." These are some of the statements that Patients have shared with me in their initial involvement. I am Merland Tony Baker, a licensed mental health and professional counselor in FL, GA, and WV. If any of these statements or something similar is true for you, it is time for a change and I would like to help you make it happen. Let’s work together to make your life better.
You can schedule an appointment with me directly on my website at

Treatment orientation:
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Music Therapy

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