Ana is a dedicated and compassionate Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) certified therapist. Her vast experience and knowledge gives her the advantage of being able to connect, communicate, and provide the highest level of treatment to a wide variety of individuals, couples, families and groups. She has experience working with a wide variety of mental health, dual diagnosis, and multicultural clients.
Ana has specialized in providing treatment for clients with addictions, alcoholism, anxiety, depression, PTSD, and childhood trauma. She is also a United States Army Veteran that understands the demands of the military culture can brings on service members and their families, and she can help with: readjustment/transition periods (after deployment or ETS); trauma, grief, or loss; depression, anxiety, or post-traumatic stress; family and relationship stress; coping with injury/medical illness/chronic pain; occupational/educational stressors.
Ana holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and a Master’s Degree in Family Life Counseling, as well as being an EMDR certified psychotherapist. She is fluent in English, Portuguese and Spanish.
Areas of Expertise:
Abuse/Neglect, Anxiety/Panic Attacks, Depression, Grief/Loss/Mourning, Marriage/Relationship Issues, Mood Disorders, Phobias, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Sexual Abuse, Social Anxiety Disorder, Stress Management, Traumatic Incident.