Registered Marriage & Family Therapist Intern
Valentina is a registered marriage and family therapist intern who works with kids, adolescents, adults, couples and families. She provides therapy in English and Spanish.
Her role as a therapist is to provide her clients with new perspectives, help them gain insight and accompany them in their personal growth and self-discovery journey. She works from a biopsychosocial and spiritual approach. She believes it is crucial to consider all these elements in the therapeutic process. "
Anxiety Disorders, Coping Skills, Depression, Peer Relationships, Self Esteem, Stress Management, Life Transitions, Family Conflict, Adolescents Concerns, Grief
What is important to you, for your client to feel, when working with you?
For me, I feel its important for my clients to feel safe and trust. I work with them to help them become the best versions of themselves.
Who do you believe you are for a client as they manage their problems?
I believe I am the person that accompanies the client in their healing journey on the road to become the best version of themselves.
What drives your passion for seeing clients?
My passion is driven by my desire to help others to become the best version of themselves.
How do you believe clients "get better"?
I believe clients get better by learning to interpret their experiences in new ways, setting boundaries, taking accountability and being kind to themselves.
Mental Health Department
Universidad Metropolitana, Bachelors in Psychology
Nova Southeastern University, Masters in Marriage and Family Therapy
Client Age Range
Children (6-12), Teens (13-17), Adult (+18), Geriatric (65+)
When I am not working I enjoy spending time with my friends and family. I love to cook, exercise and go to the beach.
"Watch your words; they become actions.
Watch your actions; they become habits.
Watch your habits; they become character.
Watch your character; it becomes your destiny.""