CLAUDIA SALINAS

Claudia attended Arizona State University and received her undergraduate degree in Psychology. After working in research, Claudia went on to obtain her Master of Social Work from the University of Southern California with a concentration in Mental Health. Claudia has also completed her 200-hour level certification from the Long Beach School of Yoga and is registered with Yoga Alliance.

 

Claudia works with clients ages 0-65. She specializes in helping individuals with anxiety, depression, divorce, domestic abuse/violence, family conflict, grief, parenting, pregnancy/prenatal/postpartum, racial identity, relationship issues, self-esteem, self-harming, sexual abuse, spirituality, stress, suicidal ideation, LGBTQIA+, trauma and PTSD. She has experience working with children, adolescents, and families as well as in intensive services. Claudia has also worked with children who have Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, Intellectual Disabilities, and are on the Autism Spectrum. 

 

Through a holistic approach to therapy, Claudia adapts to the needs of those with whom she works. She is a trauma focused, attachment and strength-based therapist and utilizes Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Family Systems, Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT), Child Parent Psychotherapy (CPP), and Play Therapy.

 

Claudia provides individual and family therapy to children, adolescents, and adults in English or Spanish

QUALIFICATIONS

SPECIALTIES

TRAINING

TREATMENT APPROACH

ADHD

Anxiety

Domestic Violence

Emotional DIsturbance

Family Conflict

Grief

Intellectual Disability

Learning Disabilities

Autism Spectrum Disorder

Behavioral Issues

Children & Adolescents

Coping Skills

Depression

Developmental Disorders

Divorce

Domestic Abuse

Parenting

Peer Relationships

Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum

Racial Identity

Relationship Issues

School Issues

Self Esteem

Self-Harming

Sexual Abuse

Spirituality

Stress

Suicidal Ideation

Teen Violence

Transgender

Trauma & PTSD

Women's Issues

Mood Disorders

Sexuality

Bisexual 

Gay

Certifications

Child Parent Psychotherapy (CPP)

200-Hour Registered Yoga Teacher 

 

Trainings

Parent Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT)

Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT)

Applied Behavioral Analysis

Attachment-based

Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)

Eclectic

Family / Marital

Family Systems

Parent Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT)

Play Therapy

Strength-Based

Trauma Focused

Child Parent Psychotherapy (CPP)