Jessenia Ramirez oversees Capaz Counseling and is a Latina Licensed Mental Health Counselor specializing in Attachment and Trauma Therapy. She serves all folx residing in New York who seek understanding how their patterns have been shaped and the capacity for growth that lies from/within those patterns. Her specialty includes college students and young professionals in the POC and LGBTQIAGNC community.
In the past 8 years, Jessenia has provided therapy to those in hospital, non-profit, and community mental health clinic settings. She’s worked with adults, children, and families experiencing the effects of marginalization in NYC as native New Yorkers, immigrants, and refugees. Ultimately, her experiences led to her focus on exploring patterns that often appear in anxiety, intersectional identity development, and trauma and form the relational lens practice that is Capaz Counseling.
Jessenia views wellness as an act of resistance and uses therapy to affirm, empower, and inform. She centers her work on helping folx understand how the connections with themselves and others have been shaped by the structures around them and can still be transcended.