Your Well-Being Matters
Su Bienestar Es Valioso
Are you struggling with issues related to trauma, grief, anxiety, or major life changes? Are you exhausted or overwhelmed with constant conflict/stress in your family or marriage? There comes a time when we need some support from a professional to help cope with many of life’s challenges. I’m Jeanette Lopez-Urbina, a licensed clinical social worker, with offices in Berkeley and Oakland, and I’d love to help you on your journey toward healing and self-discovery.
About My Services
Through the use of various psychotherapy methods and a collaborative treatment approach, my clients develop skills to help them cope with life’s various obstacles. My therapy sessions are designed to unravel painful issues and provide clients with effective tools to live healthier & fuller lives.
Assessments for Immigration Cases
I provide assessments for immigration related cases, such as Asylum, Hardship, and U Visas.
Mis servicios incluye evaluaciones para casos migratorios de Asilo Politico, Hardship, y para la Visa U.
I also provide trainings, in English and Spanish, with the hope to enhance skills and knowledge for those in the helping profession. Topics include but not limited to;
Overview of Trauma and Trauma Informed Care
Training can include a general overview of this topic but also can be more specific in viewing certain populations through a TIC lens, including those affected by sexual exploitation and gang involvement.
Engaging Youth in Services: A Relational Approach
This training discusses various ways in which service providers can engage youth that tend to be considered "hard to reach" due to exhibiting acute symptoms, challenges due to accessibility to services, and mistrust in services.
Engaging Latino Youth and Families in Services
In this training, information is provided regarding the unique cultural factors, including those related to intergenerational trauma, that may impact a Latino family's engagement in services. Engagement strategies will be explored with the goal to improve upon the quality of services offered to this population.
I have worked in the mental health field since the year 2000. I obtained my Master's in Social Work at the University of Southern California and I am currently practicing as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker that is able to provide services in English and Spanish. I have worked with children, adolescents, families, and adults. I have extensive experience and training in treating trauma, depression, anxiety, among other mental health issues. I gained most of my experience working with survivors of child abuse, domestic violence, community violence, and sexual exploitation/human trafficking.
My approach to therapy is to provide a safe place for you to feel comfortable in bringing forward the challenges and concerns you may be experiencing in your life at this time. I accomplish this by being committed to providing you with culturally responsive, individualized, and supportive services. I hope to work in a partnership with you so that you can feel that you can take steps to finding relief and continue to make progress towards your personal goals. Get in touch with me today to schedule an appointment or a brief phone consult to explore further the services I offer.