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Book 10+ of the best Hispanic / Latinx therapists in Connecticut

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Gilynett Montanez

(she/her)

Gilynett Montanez profile image
LCSW
4 years of experience
Intelligent
Warm
Virtual
In-person
70 New Canaan A...
Hi there! My name is Gilynett Montanez and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) based in Connecticut. I received my Masters from Fairfield University and have been practicing for 4 years. I help adolescents and young adults struggling with anxiety, OCD, and who have been impacted by trauma so that they can conquer their challenges and become the best versions of themselves.

Next available: May 31

Yomaris Ramos Rivera

(she/her)

Yomaris Ramos Rivera profile image
LPC
10 years of experience
Empowering
Solution oriented
Authentic
Virtual
I am a Bilingual Licensed Professional Counselor in Connecticut with 10 years of professional work experience. I hold a degree in Psychology and Counseling from the Interamerican University of PR. I prefer to have my sessions in Spanish but I do talk English as well. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, anger management, motivation, self-esteem, and confidence, bipolar disorder, personality disorders, psychoticism and Substance abuse. I offer individual, couples. families and group therapy. I believe that you are the expert on your story and that you have many strengths that will assist you in overcoming things that challenge you. Taking the first step to sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting started! ***ATTENTION: If you do not show up for your intake session your case will be closed. There are 3 documents attached to your file that needs to be filled out before your first session. There is a cancelation fee policy if you do not contact and let me know 24 previous to your appointment. If your health insurance is Husky or Medicaid and you incur two no shows your case will be closed. You need to be pending on emails because this is my way to contact my clients, especially Sundays when I revised the schedule and make adjustments on timing.

Next available: Jun 6

Lissette Estevez

Lissette Estevez profile image
LMFT
5 years of experience
Virtual
Hi! I am a Marriage and Family Therapist who graduated from the University of Saint Joseph in West Hartford, CT. I am also bilingual in English and Spanish. Over the last few years, I have had the opportunity to provide a supportive environment for couples, individuals, families, and children from different backgrounds and abilities. ¡Hola! Soy una terapeuta matrimonial y familiar que se graduó de la Universidad de Saint Joseph en West Hartford, CT. También soy bilingüe en inglés y español. En los últimos años, he tenido la oportunidad de proveer un entorno de apoyo para parejas, individuos, familias y niños de diferentes orígenes y habilidades.

Next available: Jun 3

Gily Roselle

(she/her)

Gily Roselle profile image
LMFT
10 years of experience
Virtual
Hi there! I'm Gily and I am glad you found me. Are you a mama feeling the invisible load of motherhood? Are you finding it hard to connect with your family and children because of burnout? Are you losing your cool too easily these days? Or are you a new mama feeling overwhelmed with life with a new baby? As a mother myself, I can say I’ve been on the other side of the motherhood trenches (and still am from time to time) and there’s nothing more isolating than navigating parenthood with limited support. I help mothers in all stages of their motherhood helping to regain joy and control back into their lives. Parenting is not easy, and together we can identify ways to overcome specific challenges and stressors. With my client-centered and nurturing approach, I'll provide you with a safe place, free from shame and judgment, for you to share your feelings. Whether you have a strong-willed child, suffer from depression or anxiety, carry most of the child-rearing tasks, or simply need someone to talk to, I'm here for you. Together we can get you to be the mother you want to be.

Next available: Jun 3

Lesley Perez

(she/her)

Lesley Perez profile image
LCSW
4 years of experience
Warm
Authentic
Open-minded
Virtual
Hi there, I'm Lesley! Have you been struggling to feel entirely like yourself? You'd be surprised to know that you are not alone. Whether it's struggling with relationships, focusing in school or work, or managing your emotions, I'm here to help. I'm a bi-lingual multicultural therapist with a passion for empowering individuals in getting the best mental health support in order to function to their fullest. I am full-time clinical supervisor providing therapy for adolescents at a High School, but I also have copious experience working with adults in an inpatient setting. When I am not providing therapy, I am practicing Yoga as certified yoga instructor. We'll use evidenced based practices, such as TF-CBT, CBT and DBT, along with a holistic and strengths-based approach to get you back to where you want to be. I value the therapeutic relationship, so we will work together to develop the best healing process for you. I offer free 10-15 minute phone consultations to anyone interested to see if we are a good fit.

Next available: Jun 3

Jodeci Oquendo

(she/her)

Jodeci Oquendo profile image
LPC
7 years of experience
Virtual
Hey! I'm Jodeci Oquendo and I’m a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor based in North Carolina and Connecticut. I received my Masters in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from the University of Saint Joseph in Connecticut, and have been practicing for 7 years. I have worked in community outpatient clinics, intensive in-home programs, and telehealth settings supporting children, adolescents, adults, and families.

Next available: May 31

Teresa Guzman

(she/her)

Teresa Guzman profile image
LCSW
13 years of experience
Virtual
I'm a licensed clinical social worker who prides herself on helping clients develop healthy relationships with themselves. Enjoys identifying herself as a big nerd that mixes her knowledge acquired from her Master of Social Work degree and a Master of Science degree in Criminal Justice, specializing in Criminal Investigation to teaching client nuggets of information that can assist them via the healing journey. Recently have embarked on obtaining a Doctorate Degree focused on Trauma Informed Practices.

Next available: May 31

Maria Arana

(she/her)

Maria Arana profile image
LPC
10 years of experience
Empowering
Open-minded
Solution oriented
Virtual
Hello, Welcome to Grow! As a Licensed Professional Counselor, my desire is to help my clients learn to help themselves through Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT). During my long term practice I have learned that my clients ability to understand their cognitive behaviors and how these interact with their emotions is key to discovering and changing their lives. Catch it! Check it! Change it!

Next available: May 31

Heidy Sanchez

(she/her)

Heidy Sanchez profile image
LCSW
10 years of experience
Virtual
I am a bilingual Licensed Clinical Social Worker and founder of Sana Counseling & Wellness Services LLC. I have a decade of experience in the mental health field and specialize in providing evidence-based therapy approaches to help women overcome anxiety, depression, trauma, and other life stressors. I have a passion for leveraging both my education and clinical experience to support my clients in reaching their goals. I have a wide range of experience working across the lifespan with individuals, groups, and families with a variety of challenges.

Next available: May 31

Elizabeth Lara

Elizabeth Lara profile image
LCSW
12 years of experience
Warm
Authentic
Humorous
Virtual
Hello there! As a therapist with over a decade of clinical experience, I specialize in navigating past traumas, relationship issues, struggles with people pleasing & boundaries, life transitions, and provide Christian counseling upon request. My work is centered around holistic and somatic healing, integrating body centered and mindfulness practices. I would love to help you gently peel back the layers, find inner stability, and come to a place of healing and growth. I will share knowledge, wisdom, and tools that will help you rewrite your life narrative.

Next available: May 31

Gianfranco Beaumont

(he/him)

Gianfranco Beaumont profile image
LMFT
7 years of experience
Authentic
Warm
Open-minded
Virtual
Are you tired of feeling trapped in the same endless cycle? Does the weight of your thoughts feel heavier with each passing day? Enough is enough. Are you ready to break free from the grip of anxiety and depression? It's time to reclaim your reality, your joy, your true self. Let's rewrite your story, one step at a time. I'm a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist helping individuals achieve their goals for over 7 years. My primary focus is anxiety, depression, mood disorders and motivation to navigate challenges and strive to achieve personal growth and well-being. Let's journey together towards a better life. My therapeutic approach is deeply rooted in empathy, understanding, and a relentless pursuit of growth. Through compassionate listening and collaborative exploration, I guide clients on a journey of self-discovery, resilience, and empowerment.

Next available: May 31

Betsy Franco

Betsy Franco profile image
LPC
7 years of experience
Open-minded
Solution oriented
Authentic
Virtual
I began my clinical career in 2016 as a Bilingual Mental Health Counselor for at risk youth. For the past 5 years I have practiced as a School Counselor in a high school setting. I am currently a Connecticut-Licensed Professional Counselor and I am excited to join you in your journey. I am genuine, honest and will meet you “where you are” with the ultimate goal of growth. I pursued the clinical counseling field due to my desire to help others find success through various techniques and strategies. I am passionate about working with people on Life Transitions, Career Changes/Goals, and most importantly assisting in developing lifelong skills to manage and overcome difficult times/emotions. I have found success through a person centered and strength based approach in order to assist you in building the necessary tools to navigate through current obstacles. I can’t wait to join you on your growth journey!

Next available: Jun 3

Dr. Jose Valentin, PhD, LPC.

Dr. Jose Valentin, PhD, LPC. profile image
LPC
15 years of experience
Intelligent
Solution oriented
Authentic
Virtual
I am a Fully Bilingual (English/Spanish) Outpatient Provider with a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (PhD) and an active Licensure as a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in the state of Connecticut. I have worked various clinical roles with special focus in Mental Health and Counseling services since 2012 under direct supervision with Licensed Professional Clinical Psychologist. I obtained my doctorate (PhD) in 2017 and have been trained in extensive clinical experience within the modalities of Individual, Family, Group and Couples Psychotherapy interventions applied within various clinical approaches such as that of: Psychoanalytical, Psychodynamic, Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Multimodal, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Play Therapy, Narrative, Expressive psychotherapies, Motivational interviewing, Existential/ Humanistic psychotherapeutic approaches considering a holistic analysis to help address various psychological triggers, behavioral responses and distress that the client may go through. I have had vast experience and training in psychological testing: Psychoeducational, Neuropsychological and Personality Assessment to help provide diagnostic clarity towards other clinicians of the current mental health conditions that are present. In addition I have worked with emphasis in Health Psychology and Clinical Psychological interventions to offer support in managing crisis interventions, minimize the effects of Trauma and Childhood Trauma with clients whom have diagnosis of PTSD as other mental health conditions such as Psychosis, Schizophrenia, Addiction, Bipolar, Depression/Anxiety and behavioral problems. I work along with the client to establish collaborative clinical goals that can help the client to identify their short term to long term goals to help address the psychological need of the diverse populations of children, teenagers, adults, veterans and geriatric populations.

Next available: Jun 5

Aida Valerio Lerner

(she/her)

Aida Valerio Lerner profile image
LCSW
11 years of experience
Virtual
Hello! I’m Aida Valerio-Lerner. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who found my calling 11 years ago having discovered that I wanted to provide people with a therapeutic space to heal, grow, and ultimately transform. Are you going through a personal challenge or major life transition? Do you need a safe space to have your experiences affirmed and validated? Do you feel overwhelmed by your emotions and in need of support? Have you considered speaking to someone but are unsure of how to begin? Wherever you are in your journey, I want to congratulate you on exploring possibilities to receive help. Therapy, like anything new or unknown, can feel scary. When Wendy was learning how to fly in Peter Pan, her fear of “what if I fall?” was met with Peter’s response of “oh, darling, what if you fly?” Not only did she fly, but she also transformed! My therapeutic approach is gentle, warm, and trauma-informed to ensure your comfort every step of the way. I listen attentively and non-judgmentally, welcoming your authentic self. You can express yourself in English and/or Spanish as I am fluent in both languages. Together, we can overcome anything.

Next available: Jun 4

Marlena Maglieri

(she/her)

Marlena Maglieri profile image
LCSW
5 years of experience
Intelligent
Authentic
Solution oriented
Virtual
I work with adult women experiencing chronic anxiety/high-functioning anxiety and people-pleasing tendencies. Perhaps you've been making choices driven by worry or fear-based thinking that’s left you feeling disempowered. Maybe you're looking to use your voice more fully & finally start trusting yourself. You are not alone! Together, we will get you connected to your most authentic & grounded state of being where you call the shots + get back into the driver's seat of your life.

Next available: May 31

Carla Franco

(she/her)

Carla Franco profile image
LMFT
19 years of experience
Solution oriented
Authentic
Empowering
Virtual
Are you a high achiever but frequently feel you're "faking" your way to success? Do you find yourself stuck in a situation you haven’t figured out how to change? Do you have unhealthy negative thought patterns and bad habits? Let me help you let go of old messages that tell you that you're not good enough or that you'd be better if your relationship, weight, career, or circumstances were different. The key to overcoming life's numerous obstacles is showing up and being present for yourself. I'll assist you in developing and utilizing your inner abilities so that you can lead a happy, fulfilled life. I strongly desire to provide each person with the tools to identify their assets, develop fresh perspectives, and adopt constructive behavioral habits. I believe psychotherapy should be approachable, accessible, and results-driven. My goal is to empower individuals, couples, and families to define and claim the lives they were meant to live. This means starting by getting clear about hopes and dreams. I take a collaborative and holistic (mind/body/spirit) approach, meeting you where you are. Let's broaden your support network and level up to view and interact with your situation in new ways with expanded support and energy.

Next available: Jun 3

Hannah Lerner

(she/her)

Hannah Lerner profile image
LCSW
2 years of experience
Solution oriented
Open-minded
Humorous
Virtual
As a dedicated and licensed social worker, I hold a Master of Social Work degree with a clinical concentration in health/mental health from Temple University. With licenses as an LCSW in Pennsylvania and an LICSW in Massachusetts, my extensive experience in diverse healthcare settings positions me as an expert in providing comprehensive support to individuals and families facing mental health challenges. Specializing in crisis intervention and stress reduction, I bring additional skills in building coping mechanisms, facilitating problem-solving, and enhancing distress tolerance, contributing to a holistic approach to therapy. Rooted in a solid educational background and a strong commitment to mental health, I am well-equipped to deliver personalized and effective support to clients on their mental health journey.

Next available: May 31

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