About Therapist Statement

I am a firm believer in the healing power of therapy. As a clinical social worker, my goals are to provide empathetic care, to meet you where you are on your life journey, and to support you in accomplishing your goals and moving forward. I approach my work with humor, curiosity and compassion, and view the therapeutic process as a collaboration. As we're getting to know each other, we'll chat about what motivates you, your values and goals. We'll also explore the context of the people and experiences that shape who you are. My work draws on a variety of tools, such as mindfulness, acceptance and commitment therapy and cognitive-behavioral therapy that will help you gain the skills, insight and support needed to move forward in your life. Don't worry if you have never been to therapy and this is new to you! I really enjoy working with newbies and will guide you in this process. Although I work with a wide range of issues and concerns, I have a special interest in working with women who are struggling with substance abuse or are healing from trauma. Many of my clients are immigrants, and I am particularly interested in working with people from marginalized or underserved groups particularly BIPOC and the LGBTQ+ community. As a professional woman of color myself, I am deeply committed to disrupting intergenerational trauma and the systems of oppression that impact our day-to-day lives. I offer therapy in English and Spanish according to your preference. I feel incredibly honored to do this work and look forward to partnering with you in your journey towards healing and empowerment.

Licenses
  • License

    LCSW

  • License Number

    83075

  • State Issued

    CA

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Identities
  • Therapist Pronouns

    She/Her/Hers

Office Details
Therapy Details
  • Therapist Languages

    English, Hablo Español

  • Services For

    Couples, Family, Individuals

  • Client Age

    Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19), Adults, Young Adults (18-25)

Session Rates

$100-150

Closed
Today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Monday

    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

  • Tuesday

    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

  • Wednesday

    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

  • Thursday

    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

  • Friday

    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

  • Saturday

    Closed

  • Sunday

    Closed

  • December 2, 2020 1:44 am local time

Location

1901 Harrison Street, Oakland, California 94612, United States

Education
  • Institution

    UC Berkeley

  • Degree

    Masters in Social Welfare

  • Institution

    UC Berkeley

  • Degree

    BA Sociology and BS in Society and Environment

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