Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist 82977
Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor 651
Luisa is certified in Parent-Child Interaction Therapy, proficient in Trauma Focused-Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Emotionally Focused Therapy, Gottman Method Couples Therapy and sex therapy. She has provided training for therapists contracted by LA County Department of Mental Health and First Five LA. Luisa was a speaker at the 14th Annual Parent-Child Interaction Therapy Conference (2014) sponsored by UC Davis Children’s Hospital, First Five LA, LA County DMH, and the National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN). She has been a guest lecturer at Pepperdine University training master level students in the treatment of childhood trauma and at Chapman University training master level students on providing culturally sensitive services to Latinos in the United States. In 2016, Luisa received the Bureau of Victim Services Commendation Award for “Helping Victims Become Survivors” from the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office.