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Celena Martinez, MS, LPCC

Therapist

"As a clinician, I bring strong and diverse experiences while partnering with clients on their journey of wellness. I utilize strength-based and client-centered approaches to support client(s)' personal agency and autonomy."

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GREAT TO SEE YOU!

As a Humanist practitioner, I strive to aid in identifying their needs, emotional wellbeing, and processing experiences for more rewarding relationships.

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • Emotional Regulation
  • Trauma-informed Care
  • Stress
  • Anxiety
  • Depression

MENTAL HEALTH + WELLNESS RESOURCES
(MY FAVORITE RECOMMENDATIONS)

NAMI

GLAAD

The Five Love Languages

"Chatter: The Voice in Our Head, Why it Matters, and How to Harness it" by Ethan Kross

"The Seven Principles to Making Marriage Work" by Dan Gottman & Nan Silver

BIO

Celena Martinez (she/her/hers) is a licensed professional clinical counselor (LPCC 7235) who provides individual, couples and family therapy for the last 8 years. Celena obtained her Master of Science in Multicultural Counseling with an emphasis in Social Justice from San Diego State University in 2012. She has experience working with people of color and non-dominant communities in mental health settings. She has worked with clients within residential, intensive outpatient, community clinics, and university settings. Celena has experiencing working with adolescents, emerging adults, and adult clients. She utilizes a humanistic approach with a Gestalt underlining and evidence-based practices with clients as their partner through their journey of counseling.

CLINICAL EXCELLENCE.

Celena Martinez is a licensed professional clinical counselor who has provided individual, couples, and family therapy for the last 8 years.

Education

  • San Diego State University - Master of Science, Counseling
  • San Diego State University - Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts and Sciences, Psychology
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Hobbies

  • Hiking
  • Listening to Music
  • Traveling
  • Live music
  • Dogs!
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Affiliations

  • Achieve Medical Center
  • CALPCC
  • ACA