Registered Clinical Social Work Intern
Karla Rodriguez has a passion for helping individuals improve themselves and gain control of their lives. Karla can speak English and Spanish. Karla graduated from Florida International University and received her Masters degree in Social Work and her B.S in Social Work as well. Karla plans to further her education and pursue a doctorate in social work.
Anxiety Disorders, Autism / Aspergers, Children Behavior Issues, Coping Skills, Depression, Peer Relationships, Self Esteem, Adolescents Concerns, Anger Management, Substance use
What is important to you, for your client to feel, when working with you?
For me, it's important for a client to feel like they are in a safe space where they can be honest and are supported.
Who do you believe you are for a client as they manage their problems?
I feel my role as a therapist is to guide and motivate individuals to be the best version of themselves.
What drives your passion for seeing clients?
My passion is driven by being able to support and empower individuals through their journey.
How do you believe clients "get better"?
I believe clients get better when they increase their self-awareness and are able to cope with different situations.
Mental Health Department
Florida International University, Bachelor of Science in Social Work
Florida International University, Master of Social Work
Client Age Range
Children (2-6), Children (6-12), Teens (13-17), Adult (+18)
When I'm not working, I enjoy watching movies, painting, and spending time with my friends and family.
"If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change." — Wayne Dyer