Howard Chusid

Dr. Howard Chusid is a Board Certified Professional Counselor, a Nationally Certified Counselor, a Florida Supreme Court Certified Family Mediator and Circuit Civil Mediator, a Florida Supreme Court Qualified Arbitrator, a Parenting Coordinator, and an Elder Care Mediator.

Additionally, he holds a doctorate in Counseling Psychology from Argosy University, a Masters in Community Health Education and a Bachelor\'s in Physiology from Southern Illinois University (SIU), an Associate\'s degree in Radiologic Technology from the City University of New York – Hostos Community College, and a Certificate in Human Resources from Kaplan University.

Currently, Howard works with The Helping Place, LLC, where a group of caring professionals offer a cooperative approach to divorce and other family disputes. The Helping Place, LLC guides couples through the confusing and emotionally charged divorce process in an atmosphere of mutual respect and dignity.

Dr. Chusid also works with the Florida Department of Financial Services mediating problems between claimants and insurance companies, or those who perform work in an irregular way. In addition, Howard also performs mediations in foreclosure situations, car insurance cases, and other cases involving claimants and mechanics.

Dr. Chusid is additionally a Florida Qualified Arbitrator whose work focuses on health/medical issues. As a Parent Coordinator, Howard works with children involved with parents in high impact divorces.


  • Certificate: Florida Supreme Court / Family Mediator (2009)
  • Certificate: Florida Supreme Court Cert Circuit Civil Mediator (2009)
  • Certificate: Kaplan University / Specialist in Human Resources (2014)
  • Candidate: National Board of Forensic Evaluators (2020)

Areas Of Expertise

  • Family Law

Special Designation

  • N/A

Areas Of Certification

  • Circuit Civil
  • Family Law


3001 W. Hallandale Beach Blvd. Suite 302
Hallandale, FL 33009

(954) 455-0388


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