Meet the Staff


JoAnna VanVleet, D.O., FAPA

Dr. VanVleet is Board Certified in Psychiatry and Neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and a Fellow with the American Psychiatric Association. She attended Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan, subsequently graduating with a Bachelors of Arts Degree in Chemistry from Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, Florida. Dr. VanVleet graduated from Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

Dr. VanVleet completed her four year psychiatric internship and residency training through Henry Ford Behavioral Health System in Detroit, Michigan.  Dr. VanVleet is the Medical Director and primary practitioner at Florida Psychiatry Associates, an outpatient private practice in St. Lucie West, Florida serving the Center & Eastern Coast of Florida.

Dr. VanVleet is a member of the American Psychiatric Association and serves on several committees on behalf of the Florida Psychiatric Society.  She is also a member of The American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry and American Society of Addiction Medicine.

Dr. VanVleet is married and resides in the St. Lucie West area. She enjoys reading, gardening, cooking, traveling, exercising, and other activities with family and friends.


Dawna L. Bone, Psy.D.

Dr. Bone is a member of the American Psychological Association, and Florida Psychological Association.  She has been in private practice since 2001 working with both adolescents and adults providing individual, marital and family therapy.  Formerly with the Hawaii Dept. of Health as a Clinical Psychologist in Kauai County schools.  Dr. Bone also has extensive experience in treatment of eating disorders.  Dawna resides with her family in Port St. Lucie.  She enjoys yoga, surfing and loves to travel.

Shana Roy, Executive Assistant

As Dr. VanVleet’s Executive Assistant, Shana is in charge of daily office operations.  Her duties include; answering patients’ questions, assisting patients with registration forms,   insurance authorization, arranging for payment, and scheduling appointments.  She is the   primary point of contact for other doctors, health care professionals and other organizations.

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