Kelly Ghweinem

Board Member

Kelly Ghweinem is a New York native who relocated to South Florida in 2022. They graduated from the University at Buffalo with a Masters in Social Work in 2015 and have a breadth of experience helping individuals. Kelly is a licensed clinical social worker licensed in FL, NY and NJ. They are an AASECT certified sex therapist who founded Velvet Psychotherapy Collective. Kelly has a passion for providing queer affirming psychotherapy and education services within the LGBTQ+ community.


Kelly is also a freelance writer and contributes a bi-weekly advice column to OutSFL, a South Florida newspaper covering all things LGBTQ. They have also been featured in VoyageMIA, Canvas Rebel Magazine, The Oschool and featured on Sex Esteem Youtube. 


Stephanie Sylvestre