My name is Joanne and I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor, Board Certified National Counselor (NCC), a Level 2 Certified Clinical Trauma Professional (CCTP-II), Brainspotting Practitioner, and Certified Prepare/Enrich Facilitator. In addition, I have also completed Levels 1 and 2 trainings of The Gottman Method Couples Therapy as well as EMDR training in supporting individuals through their trauma experiences.
I provide socially and culturally sensitive and trauma-sensitive mental health and substance use counseling in Florida through online telemental health services.
I strongly believe in the power of our sense of belonging and connection and cultivating authenticity through rigorous honesty, openness, and willingness for vulnerability.
I also speak and offer services in Tagalog (FIlipino).
“Every relationship is a cross cultural experience... Culture is about how we make things have meaning.” —John Gottman