Behavioral Health Clinic

Central Florida Behavioral Health Clinic

The Boys Town Behavioral Health Clinic offers outpatient services for families with children from infancy to 22 who are experiencing social/emotional, academic, or behavior concerns. Learn more about our clinic and our staff below.

To make an appointment please call 407-853-7700.

About Our Clinics

We have the training, experience and expertise necessary to provide your family with the support and guidance that your child or adolescent needs to help them succeed.

If you are a physician, educator, or parent who is concerned about a child or adolescent's current functioning, turn to the Boys Town Central Florida Behavioral Health Clinic in Winter Park, FL.​ The Clinic offers a wide range of outpatient services for children of all ages who are experiencing behavioral, emotional, social, or academic concerns.

  • Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Oppositional and Conduct Problems
  • School-Based Behavioral and Academic Problems
  • Anxiety/Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and Worry
  • DepressionVerbal/Physical Aggression and Anger Management
  • Bedtime Problems and Sleep Disorders
  • Following Instructions/Accepting Decisions
  • Peer and Sibling Relationships
  • Phobias
  • Enuresis (Wetting the bed/pants)
  • Encopresis (Soiling underpants)Habits (hair pulling, fingernail biting, and thumb sucking
  • Feeding Problems and Eating Disorders
  • Difficulties with adjustment (Divorce, relocation, significant changes in the family
  • Trauma

Insurance Accepted

We currently accept the following insurance:

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Florida Blue Cross/
  • New Directions Behavioral Health
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Staywell/Wellcare
  • Sunshine State
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare

Please call for our affordable private pay rates.

Kid T.I.P.S - From the Experts at Boys Town

A publication for parents on the emotional, social and behavioral development of children.

Boys Town has been caring for children and supporting families for more than 100 years, so we understand the needs of parents and the best strategies for meeting the challenges they face, like teaching children how to consistently follow instructions, work hard in school, get along with others, and make good decisions. We pride ourselves on not only doing research on parenting, but also putting that research into action. You can be confident that our strategies give parents real-world solutions that work.

Our Professional Staff

Boys Town offers a wide range of services for children who are experiencing behavioral, emotional, academic or substance use concerns.

If you are a parent, physician, educator or mental health care provider who is concerned about the behavior of a child in your care, we can help. Our mental health practitioners, psychiatrists and physicians work closely with families, schools and other referrers to provide the best care for children and adolescents.

Amanda Anderson
Amanda R. Anderson
Psy.D., Clinic Director

Dr. Amanda Anderson is a licensed psychologist with training and experience in cognitive-behavioral therapy, parent-child interaction therapy, and behavioral pediatrics. She also has experience utilizing skills informed by dialectical behavior therapy. Dr. Anderson earned her bachelor's, master’s, and doctoral degrees from Florida Institute of Technology in Melbourne, Florida. Her clinical practica included work in community mental health clinics, schools, and a psychiatric hospital. Dr. Anderson completed her pre-doctoral internship at Boys Town Behavioral Health Clinic in Grand Island, Nebraska. Additionally, she completed a two-year, post-doctoral fellowship at Boys Town Center for Behavioral Health in Boys Town, Nebraska.

Dr. Anderson’s professional interests include anxiety and mood disorders, disruptive behavior disorders, and integrating aspects of faith and culture into clinical practice for interested families. She also provides community training and education on behavioral health issues, and collaborates with pediatricians, teachers, and other adult caregivers to ensure a continuity of service and care. Dr. Anderson is a native Floridian from Miami. For recreation, Dr. Anderson enjoys exploring antique shops, cruising, and trying out new restaurants.

Joe Clemens
Psy.D., Staff Psychologist

Dr. Joe Clemens has 20 years of experience in the mental health field. He is a licensed psychologist who specializes in the treatment of adolescents, college students and young adults. Prior to his position at Boys Town, Dr. Clemens worked at a community mental health center as a Staff Psychologist and Internship Coordinator. He has spent the past several years supervising Master’s and Doctoral students and was a Graduate Faculty Scholar for the University of Central Florida’s Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology as well as being an Affiliate Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Central Florida’s College of Medicine. Dr. Clemens also maintained a small private practice and served as a Consulting Clinical Psychologist for a juvenile justice program.

Dr. Clemens was trained in the Scientist-Practitioner model applying evidence-based treatment and received his Master’s Degree and Doctoral Degree in Clinical Psychology from Antioch University New England. He utilizes an Integrative approach to treatment while focusing on cognitive-behavioral, mindfulness training, and acceptance commitment therapy. For recreation, Dr. Clemens enjoys soccer, Notre Dame Football, snorkeling and scuba diving.

Anhthony V. Nguyen
Psy.D., Staff Psychologist

Dr. Anhthony V. Nguyen, Psy.D., is a licensed psychologist (PY8804) with training and experience in brief therapy, clinical behavior analysis, and behavioral pediatrics. Dr. Nguyen (“new-WIN”) earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Florida, and his master’s and doctoral degrees from Our Lady of the Lake University in San Antonio, with practica in hospitals and schools. His postdoctoral residency specialized in evidence-based interventions for children and their families addressing ADHD, ODD (defiant behaviors and difficulty following directions), bedwetting, sleep issues, picky eating, homework problems, fears/anxieties, and habits/tics. Dr. Nguyen operated his own practice in Fort Myers and worked for Boys Town South Florida in West Palm Beach before transferring here to join our clinical staff.

Dr. Nguyen’s professional interests include behavioral therapy and training the people who are closest to the children and families to be the primary agents of change. He also works collaboratively with other professionals and uses a multi-disciplinary approach to ensure the best possible outcome for treatment. In his free time, he enjoys watching Orlando Magic basketball, fitness and nutrition, playing guitar, performing magic, and spending time with his wife and dog named Max.​​​

James Nguyen
James Nguyen
Psy.D., Post-Doctoral Fellow

Dr. James Nguyen is a Clinical Psychology Post-Doctoral Fellow with training and experience in cognitive-behavioral therapy primarily serving children, adolescents and their families. He earned his bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Florida and then attained a master’s degree in sport-exercise psychology from Argosy University. Dr. Nguyen then completed his master's and doctoral degrees in clinical psychology from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

His clinical practicum experience includes school-related educational testing and providing therapy in community mental health clinics. Dr. Nguyen completed his pre-doctoral internship at Broward Health Medical Center in Fort Lauderdale, Florida through South Florida Consortium with a focus on providing consultative health services to patients within the hospital, being a liaison between medical providers, patients and their families and helping to facilitate care coordination. In addition, he worked with patients and families within ambulatory pediatric clinics.

Dr. Nguyen’s professional interests include anxiety disorders, mood disorders, health-related issues and sport-related difficulties. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family, watching football and basketball and playing video games.


7001 University Boulevard
Winter Park, FL 32792