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Alachua Adult, Child and Family Guidance Center

Our Staff

General Information About the Therapists:


Dr. Susan Armstrong, Ph.D., L.M.H.C.

Dr. Susan Armstrong, Ph.D., L.M.H.C., has 30 years of experience working in private practice, schools, day care centers, community mental health clinics, and hospitals.  She is a licensed Mental Health Counselor and Psychotherapist.  She has been in her own private practice in Gainesville for 25 years.  She has served as an Adjunct Professor at Sante Fe College and Nova University. Dr. Armstrong  leads the group on Food, Mood and Move as well as the group on Identity and Life Transition Issues.  Dr. Armstrong's upcoming groups will work with outpatient Alcohol and Addicton Issues.  She has experience working with both men and women in relationship transitions, divorce recovery, greif and loss issues, identity and growth issues, as well as family of origin healing, and parenting skills.  Dr. Armstrong works with childern from kindergarten through college and addresses parenting issues as well as balancing family harmony.


Independent Practitioners in Referral Relationships with
Alachua Adult, Child and Family Guidance Centers, Inc.:


Marianne Eberhard, M.S., L.M.H.C.

Marianne Eberhard, M.S., L.M.H.C. has over 23 years' experience working in the mental health field.  Ms. Eberhard particularly enjoys working with family of origin issues, parents with difficult children, adult children of alcoholics, and emotional resolution of abuse and neglect issues for young adults and adolescents.  Ms. Eberhard also works with couples and gender identity issues.


Lynn Eichler M.S.W., L.C.S.W.

Lynn Eichler M.S.W., L.C.S.W., has 38 years of experience working in hospitals, social agencies and private practice.  Ms. Eichler enjoys working with patients who have anxiety and mood disorders.  Ms. Eichler works with young people and adults. Many of Ms. Eichler’s patients have had family of origin issues, sexual abuse and life transition issues.  Ms. Eichler works from a client centered perspective and appreciates spiritual development.  Her strengths are empathy, experience and genuineness.​

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