Quality Life Center


Kay Cooper-Thomas

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Kay Cooper-Thomas is a LMHC who specialize in children, adolescents, teenagers, and adults. She works with and specialize in depression, anxiety, and severe mental illness. Kay is also a qualified supervisor through the state of Florida helping interns to get licensure. Kay received her master’s degree in Rehabilitation Counseling from the University of South Florida in Tampa. She has worked in Vocational Rehabilitation, community mental health, inpatient mental health, and the Florida prison system. 

Shawn Rekiel

Registered Mental Health Counselor Intern

Shawn is a Registered Mental Health Counselor Intern.  He graduated in 2004 with his BA in Psychology from Rollins College in Winter Park, Florida and completed his Master’s in Mental Health Counseling from The University of North Florida in 2009.  Shawn’s preferred treatment modality is Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and has experience working with children, families and adult patients.  Shawn is currently working towards his LMHC license, which he hope to have completed by the end of 2023.