Hello, I am Jessica Lopez!
I'm a bilingual (Spanish-English) licensed master social worker with 9 years of experience counseling to clients in need. I have extensive experience providing individual, and family therapy. I am experienced in working with the hispanic population, minorities, adolescents, LGBTQ population, immigrant population, and clients with chronic physical and/or mental illness.
I earned my Bachelors in Science from CUNY Lehman college and my Masters in Social Work from CUNY Lehman College. And I've worked in many different clinical settings ever since.
I am a passionate and empathetic therapist with strong counseling abilities and an understanding of interpersonal familial relationships. I have experience leading clients through symptoms depression, anxiety, attention deficit hyperactive disorder, post traumatic stress disorder, anger management, Suicidal ideation. Through clinical experience, compassion, and empathy I support and assist those willing to make a positive difference in their lives.
I pride myself in providing a safe and supportive space, to work side by side to overcome traumas, and barriers.I employ a variety of approaches, such as cognitive behavioral therapy, client centered, problem solving, and I also incorporate various theoretical backgrounds to address clients need and work toward changes in their lives.
I am fully committed to listen and offer my best professional practices to help you. You can count on my empathetic and person-centered approach towards every conversation we take part on.
Thank you for taking the first step and for allowing me to be part of this very important journey.
Look forward to meeting you
Master of Social Work (CUNY- Lehman College)