Ricardo is a Licensed Professional Counselor who specializes in working with children, adolescents, and young adults. Ricardo has extensive experience in treating trauma, substance abuse, behavioral issues, mood disorders, and other mental health issues. Ricardo served as a Therapist working with intensive, high-risk youth and their families. Ricardo utilizes the most appropriate treatment to meet the client where they are. Ricardo is trained in EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing), DBT (Dialectical Behavior Therapy), TBRI (Trust Based Relational Interviewing), SFBT (Solution Focused Brief Therapy), Art Therapy, Play Therapy, and Sand Tray Therapy.
In order to accommodate busy schedules Ricardo offers evening and weekend appointments. Together we will create a safe and trusting relationship that allows you to grow and learn invaluable skills that can be used throughout life.