Welcome to your journey!
Hi there! I am Cristina, a clinical psychotherapy intern who is passionate about enhancing healing from a judgment-free and comforting lens. I am currently pursuing my Master's in Social Work (MSW) and obtained my Bachelor's in Human Development at California State University, Long Beach (CSULB). I have experience in serving individuals and communities ranging in age, ability, gender, race, and ethnicity. I have worked in diverse settings such as schools, community mental health centers, and private practices. The individuals I worked with experienced an array of mental health, substance use, and/or eating disorders. Additionally, I have worked with individuals who were currently experiencing homelessness or had a history of incarceration. I am trained in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), FLASH Training for Trauma, and utilize Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Psychodynamic approaches. I look forward to walking with you on your journey!