Dr. Porshia R. Cunningham, LMFT

Dr. Porshia R. Cunningham, LMFT

Dr. Porshia R Cunningham is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (MT 3689) and a Clinical Fellow of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy.  Porshia is an AAMFT Approved Supervisor and an honored member of Delta Kappa, the International Marriage and Family Therapy Honor Society.  Her work has been published in Forbes Magazine and The Journal of Systemic Therapies. She also maintains a position as adjunct faculty at a prominent university. Porshia received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology in 2012 and earned her Master of Science Degree in Family Therapy in 2014 from Lee University. She went on to complete her Ph.D. in Family Therapy at Nova Southeastern University in 2020. 

As a multi-ethnic Latina and African American woman, Dr. Porshia specializes in work with diverse families, such as blended homes, single-parent homes, and multi-racial/ethnic families. Her work with individuals, couples, and families is client focused and fueled by her passion for mental health, self-love, and relational growth. Porshia utilizes Narrative Therapy, Play Therapy, and Collaborative Therapy.  Moreover, she has extensive experience with couples and families dealing with emotional injuries, life stressors, parent coaching, and communication. Her approach is focused on healing from present and past trauma in order to nurture growth and foster relational stability. When life experiences feel like crisis or catastrophe, Dr. Porshia understands those challenging times are really opportunities for optimal growth and improved resolution. She is currently accepting new clients and offers daytime and evening appointments, as well as a telehealth option. 

Besides being a therapist, she is a proud Mompreneur. Porshia believes her most important role is serving as a mother of two beautiful children and integrates everything she has learned into her family. Her professed purpose is to offer support to those in need and give back to her community one relationship at a time. 

Specialties

  • Couple Counseling
  • Family therapy
  • Affair Recovery
  • Postpartum Depression and Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Self-Empowerment
  • Parent Coaching

Trainings and Certifications

  • AAMFT Approved Supervisor
  • CITI Research Training

Contact Dr. Porshia

Visit www.myrootedtherapy.com for more information on
Dr. Porshia R. Cunningham. Please call (786) 361 -3457 or email porshia@cwcsf.com to set up a free phone consultation.