About

Belinda Arriaga (she/her/hers) is a Licensed Marriage and Family in San Antonio, Texas.  Belinda received her bachelor’s degree in English Literature and a Minor in Psychology from California State Dominguez Hills University in Carson, California.  She received her Master of Science in Psychology with a concentration in Family, Couple & Individual Psychotherapy, as well as, received a Certificate for Psychology Services for Spanish Speaking Populations from Our Lady of the Lake University in San Antonio, Texas. Belinda Arriaga is a child of first-generation immigrants and has been exposed to diverse challenges of acculturation as a result of transitions and new environments. Belinda is a bi-iterate and bicultural psychotherapist that specializes on problems that affect the family when generations within the household have contrasting cultural understandings. When working with couples and families, she explores their cultural differences to find their strengths and their coping tools. Belinda has experience working in refugee camps in Texas and with the undocumented community in San Antonio, Texas.  Belinda offers detailed and extensive immigration assessments for immigration procedures with the Department of Homeland Security. Belinda works with children, adolescents, adults, couples, and families.  She has experience in many areas, including family reunification counseling, depression, anxiety, trauma, self-esteem, multigenerational family conflict, life transitions, chronic pain, and grief.   She has interned for the Health Texas Clinic, Community Counseling Service, Haven for Hope, Driggers Elementary Counseling, and the Rape Crisis Center. Belinda’s approach is both relational and collaborative.  She utilizes techniques from evidence-based theories including solution focus therapy, collaborative therapy, narrative therapy, cognitive processing therapy (CPT), solution focus therapy, and cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT).  She has also received Family Therapy Integrative Behavioral Health Training (FTIBHT) to help clients dealing with chronic pain.  She is a member of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, PSI CHI International Society of Psychology, and a Member of Sociedad Honoraria Hispánica.  She is also a board member of San Antonio Relational Therapist (SAART).

Type of Immigration Evaluations Provided
  • Asylum, Cancellation of Removal, Citizenship Examination Waiver (N-648), DACA, Extreme Hardship Waiver, Naturalization Waiver, T-Visa, U-Visa, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)
Licenses
  • License
    LMFT
  • License Number
    204073
  • State Issued
    Texas
Certificates:

Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT) Family Therapy Integrative Behavioral Health Training (FTIBHT), Certificate of Psychology Services for Spanish Speaking Populations

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Identities
  • Therapist Pronouns
    She/Her/Hers
Cultural Identities
Practice Details
  • Therapist Languages
    Hablo Español
  • Services For
    Couples, Family, Individuals
  • Client Age
    Adults, Young Adults (18-25), Children (6 to 10), Elders (65+)
Session Rates

120-160

By appointment only
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  • Tuesday

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  • Wednesday

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  • Thursday

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  • Friday

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  • Saturday

    Closed

  • Sunday

    Closed

  • April 16, 2024 5:51 am local time

Location
  • 9901 W Interstate 10, Suite 775, San Antonio, Texas 78230, United States

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