Chad Exceen, LMHC

Provider type: Therapist

Serving: Adolescents, Adults

Languages: English

About Chad Exceen, LMHC

Chad Exceen has been a practicing mental health counselor since 2010 and actively involved in working in behavioral health since 2006. He was a graduate of Buena Vista University, Bachelor of Arts in Psychology in 2005. He completed his Master's of Science Degree in Mental Health Counseling in 2008 from Bellevue University, Bellevue, Nebraska. Chad uses a blended and integrative approach to counseling, believing in focusing on multiple tools in therapy versus a focus on one particular school in therapy. Prior to working with Lifestance Health, Chad spent 12 years working with BayCare Behavioral Health, achieving multiple accolades, including the BayCare Quality Award. Chad specializes in treating anxiety, depression, and bipolar disorder. He believes in using a person-centered approach to therapy, uncovering individual strengths, needs, abilities, and personal preferences for treatment. Chad also specializes in addictions treatment, and is a Certified Master's Addiction Professional, MCAP, with the State of Florida. In 2012, Chad was named Clinician of the Year for the State of Florida by the Florida Drug and Alcohol Abuse Assocation. Chad proudly served in the United States Armed Forces from 1992 to 1999, Honorably Discharged. Chad has worked in counseling many veterans throughout the years with various levels of service, both in combat and peace time.


  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • ADHD
  • Alcohol and Drug Use Issues
  • Anxiety
  • Biofeedback
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Childhood behavior issues
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Couple's Issues
  • Couples/Marital Counseling
  • Depression
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Exposure Therapy
  • Grief
  • Later Life Transitions
  • Medical Conditions/Health Psychology
  • Men's Issues
  • Midlife Transitions
  • Mindfulness
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Postpartum Depression/Anxiety
  • Psychosis/Schizophrenia
  • PTSD/Trauma
  • School Avoidance
  • Sleep Disorders/Insomnia
  • Women's issues
  • Education & Certifications

    Bellevue University, M.S., Mental Health Counseling--2008

    Buena Vista University, B.A., Psychology--2005

    Metropolitan Community College, A.S., Criminal Justice--2002


    North Tampa

    14499 North Dale Mabry Highway
    Suite 130-S
    Tampa FL 33618


    • Advent Health
    • Aetna
    • Cigna
    • ComPsych
    • Humana
    • Imagine Health
    • Lucet
    • MediNcrease
    • New Directions EAP
    • Optum
    • Orlando Health (UMR)
    • Tricare Select