Licensed Mental Health Counselor
Maria believes it is most effective to meet individuals and couples where they are in their personal journey. She works with her clients to identify the cyclical thoughts, feelings and behaviors that are keeping you from the joyful life you deserve and assist in setting achievable goals to get there. Maria specializes in working with couples and individuals who experience anxiety, depression, trauma, or brain injury. Together with her clients, she helps to navigate struggles and work towards creating and maintaining your "new normal.” Maria takes a blended approach to therapy which utilizes Mindfulness techniques and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy to help bring peace to your everyday life and navigate through disruptive events.
Background and Experience
Maria is a licensed Mental Health Counselor (LH 60799175) has over 5 years of clinical experience as a Counselor. Her education includes a B.F.A. from Long Island University and an M.A. in Counseling Psychology from Sonoma State University Maria possess extended training in mindfulness work with first responders and medical professionals.
Maria is also passionate about yoga and meditation and has been an instructor in these areas for over 10 years. She also teaches classes on relationships, dating, communication, and brain breaks to people living with Traumatic Brain Injury.
If you have questions and would like to talk about any of our counseling services, please reach out for a complimentary phone consultation or send us an email.
First Session Within 72 Hours of Calling
We book you an appointment within 24 hours of contacting us (usually less) and make sure your first appointment is soon after.
ACUITY COUNSELING SEATTLE, WA
Plaza 600 Building
600 Stewart St, Suite 220
Seattle WA 98101
ACUITY COUNSELING BELLEVUE, WA
Hilltop Office Park
12310 NE 8th St, Suite 202,
Bellevue WA 98005
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