Yalemni Luna DeLaurier, Psy.D.


Dr. Yalemni Luna DeLaurier (Florida Licensed Psychologist #8665) completed her undergraduate studies at Fordham University in New York City. She moved to Florida to complete both a Master’s and Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Nova Southeastern University. She then completed a pre and postdoctoral training at Citrus Health Network's APA accredited community mental health center.


Dr. Luna DeLaurier is a bilingual clinical psychologist who works with children, adolescents, and adults in the South Florida area. She has developed a passion for working with the adolescent population; particularly those experiencing conflict, mood disorders, and disruptive behaviors. Dr. Luna DeLaurier has also had extensive training working with the parents, teachers, and families of these individuals. She has a breadth of experience diagnosing and treating acute psychiatric illness, as well as providing treatment for persistent anxiety, mood, and behavioral disorders. She has gained experience in a variety of multidisciplinary settings such as community mental health centers, hospitals, and Veterans Administrations. Currently, Dr. Luna DeLaurier is an Assistant Professor in the psychology doctoral program at Albizu University.


Areas of focus Include:

  • Disruptive behaviors among children and adolescents
  • Working on emotional expression and growth with the minor
  • Parent training
  • Mood disorder
  • Psychological assessments
  • Psychoeducational assessments, ADHD, learning disability, and evaluating children believed be on the Autistic Spectrum