Erik X. Alonso, Psy.D., LCSW, P.A.

Erik X. Alonso, Psy.D., LCSW

Dr. Alonso holds a Doctoral Degree in Clinical and Forensic Psychology; two Masters Degrees, one Master majoring in Psychology and the second Master majoring in Clinical Social Work.  His private practice is located in the Beautiful City of Coral Gables. 

Dr. Alonso graduated from Miami Senior High School and began his career at Florida International University at the College of Health and Urban Affairs, whereby earning his Bachelor degree in Social Work, Cum Laude, followed by a Master degree in Clinical Social Work where he was inducted into the Honor Society for Social Work, Phi Alpha.  He then continued his graduate studies at Carlos Albizu University, whereby earning his second Master degree in Clinical Psychology followed by a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology with a concentration in Forensic Psychology.  Dr. Alonso was also inducted into The National Honor Society in Psychology Psi Chi and awarded an Internship at the prestigious Miami Children's Hospital, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine specializing in Pediatric and Adolescent Psychology.  This was followed by a Postdoctoral Residency in the Department of Psychiatry overseeing the Intensive Out Patient program treating children and adolescents discharged from in-patient psychiatry. 

Dr. Alonso is Court appointed by the 11th Judicial Circuit Court of Florida as a Guardian Ad Litem, and by the Division of Family Court Services as a Specialist in providing Extended Co-parenting Therapy, Parental Alienation Reunification Therapy, Family Therapy, and Therapeutic Supervised Visitations by way of his specialized expertise, concentrated education, and extensive training within the areas of Child Sexual Abuse, Adolescent Self-Mutilating Behavior/Suicide and Highly Conflictual Families engaging in Parental Alienation. Additionally, Dr. Alonso provides Substance Abuse Treatment and Drug Testing (UA & Alcohol Breathalyzer), including Evaluations for Dual-Diagnoses for the 11th Judicial Circuit Drug Court of Miami-Dade County.

Dr. Alonso is a member of the Collaborative Family Law Institute consisting of a multidisciplinary team of professionals who work as a united front by assisting parents who want to protect their children from the emotional damage of divorce or separation. This team of professionals constructs a stable post-divorce or post-separation parenting relationship that is beneficial to the children or divorced parents.  

Education

Carlos Albizu University

Doctor of Clinical Psychology

Concentration: Forensic Psychology

Graduate Internship/Postdoctoral Residency

Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Medicine

Graduate Practicum

Goodman Psychological Center

Florida International University

Master of Clinical Social Work

Bachelor of Science in Social Work ~ Cum Laude

Graduate & Undergraduate Internships

Miami-Dade Youth & Family Services

Miami-Dade Domestic Violence - Batterers Intervention Program

Jackson Memorial Hospital –Employee Work/Life Services (EAP)

Miami-Dade Public Defender’s Office

Miami-Dade Office of the State Attorney

Miami-Dade Department of Juvenile Justice

St. Luke's Addiction & Recovery Treatment Center

Dr. Alonso originally opened his private practice in 2007 in Miami-Dade County.  His current practice is in the Beautiful City of Coral Gables, centrally located to all residents of South Florida.

Dr. Alonso is also married to a fellow Psychotherapist, Mrs. Cristina Alonso, and enjoy a joint practice in Coral Gables, Florida. Please visit Mrs. Alonso's website if you are interested in pursuing treatment with a holistic therapeutic modality.


350 Sevilla Avenue
Suite 100
Coral Gables, FL. 33134