Sometimes, our family members need a little help and support from psychological health professionals.

Rales JFS is here to help.

We offer counseling services for individuals, couples, and families, including children, adolescents, adults and seniors. We have therapists who specialize in providing age appropriate psychotherapy to help people of all ages overcome personal challenges. Assistance is provided for many issues, including but not limited to the following:

Anxiety or depression
Blended family issues
Child abuse and family violence
Couples communication skills
Financial and job-related issues
Health-related issues
Interpersonal relationships
LGBTQ issues

Personal growth and adjustment
Pre-marital, marital and intermarriage issues
Separation and divorce


Rales JFS offers psychiatric evaluations, as well as medication management for children, adolescents and adults. Clients have access to cost-effective, quality psychiatric services with minimal wait time for appointments. Psychiatric evaluations and medication management are performed by providers who are experienced in treating, anxiety, depression, Attention Deficit Disorder, mood and psychotic disorders.

Dr. John Schosheim helped launch our psychiatry program and brings many years of experience to JFS. Board Certified in Psychiatry in New York, California, and Florida, Dr. Schosheim continues to serve part-time as a Senior Psychiatrist at JFS. He maintains a private practice in Boca Raton and serves on the staff at Boca Raton Regional Hospital.

Through our partnership with the Florida Atlantic University (FAU) Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine’s residency program, Supervised by a Pediatric and General Licensed Psychiatrist Dr. Ashley Beattie, Rales JFS is able to expand our psychiatry services to include treating children and adolescents.

The Psychiatry team also consists of 2 full time Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners who are able to increase our reach and shorten wait times for appointments by also providing Psychiatric evaluations and mediation management.

Psychological Testing

Rales JFS offers psychological evaluations comprised of a series of tests designed to gather information on an individual’s cognitive, academic, behavioral and emotional strengths and deficits. Evaluations are vital in determining the individual’s need for further assistance or accommodations.

Evaluations Offered at JFS:

Adaptive functioning
Gifted/IQ evaluations
Vocational aptitude

Assessments offered at JFS:

Extended-time accommodations for testing
Memory issues including dementia
Early-stage intervention for dementia

Support Groups

Support Groups Flyer

Please click below for the JFS Virtual and In-Person support groups current schedules.

Divorced Women Support Group

Rales JFS now offers a support group designed for women struggling with the emotional effects of divorce and separation. Untying the knot can be a difficult and emotional roller coaster.  Facilitated by one of our therapists the group provides a supportive and therapeutic environment for you to turn inward and begin to create a sense of balance in your life. Some of the topics include Beginning the Healing Process, Managing Emotions, Reconciliation, Single Parenting, Co-parenting and more.

LGBTQ Support

Rales JFS is sensitive to the needs of the LGBTQ community. Our counseling department assists the LGBTQ community and their families by providing:

  • Individual Counseling
  • LGBTQ+ resources and referral services
  • Participation in LGBTQ+ community events
  • On-going LGBTQ+ staff training and education

Other Support Groups

  • Caregiver Support Group
  • Parent Caregiver Support Group
  • Grandparent Support Group
  • Bereavement Support Group

For additional information about Support Groups, Please call: (561) 852-3333