Karlya M. Alejandro Martínez, Psy.D.

Ponce School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ponce, 2011 Clinical Psychology

Clinical Psychology Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico Psychologist License: 4066

Position: Clinical Supervisor  

Areas of Interest: Clinical Supervision; Neuropsychology; Rehabilitation Psychology; Health Psychology; Psychodiagnostic Assessment; Evidence Based Psychotherapy for Mental Health Trauma, and Interdisciplinary Interventions in Medical Settings. 

Theoretical Orientation: Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT), Prolonged Exposure Therapy (PE), Cognitive Behavior Therapy, (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, (ACT), Solution Focused Therapy, (SFT), Emotion Focused Therapy (EFT), Interpersonal and Social Rhythm Therapy, (IPSRT) and Evidence Based Psychotherapy Approach.  

Larry Alicea, MSW, JD

University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras Campus, 1999
MSW Families and Children Specialization 

Interamerican University, San Juan, 2006

Law School, Juris Doctor 

University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras Campus: 2016 (in progress), Ph.D. in Social Work with Social Policy and Social Programs Administration 

Puerto Rico Social Workers License: 6291 

Position:  Director of Sexual Abused Support Program for Children and their Families Child Sexual Abused Forensic Evaluator and Supervisor   

Areas of Interest:  Child Sexual Abuse; Child Protection; Child Maltreatment; Cultural Diversity; LBGTTIQ Advocate; Social Work; Social Policy; Social Media; Child Custody; Forensic Social Work; Expert Witness; Forensic Evaluation And Supervision.   


Joycette L. Aponte, Psy.D. 

Carlos Albizu University, San Juan, 2005 

Clinical Psychology Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico Psychologist License: 2520 

Position: Clinical Supervisor  

Areas of Interests: Cognitive Models; Domestic Violence; Psychological Testing; Violence Prevention; Conflict Resolution In Schools; Mindfulness Based Interventions; Clinical Supervision. 

Theoretical Orientation:  Cognitive therapies, Behavioral Activation, Interpersonal Therapies,Problem Solving Therapies, Mindfulness Based Interventions.


Iván A. Colón Rivera, Psy.D., JD

Carlos Albizu University, San Juan, 2011

Clinical Psychology

Universidad de Puerto Rico, San Juan, 2016 

Law School – Juris Doctor 

Puerto Rico Psychologist License: 4089 

Position: Clinical Supervisor   

Area of Interest: Clinical Supervision; Children and Families Coping With Trauma; Developmental Psychology; Psychological Assessment; Mental Health Law; Forensic Assessment; Child Sexual Abuse. 

Theoretical Orientation:  Cognitive-Behavioral and Trauma Evidence Based Approach.  


Rebecca Cruz,  Psy.D.

Caribbean Center of Postgraduated Studies, San Juan, 1991  

Clinical  Psychology 

Puerto Rico Psychologist License: 1294 

Position: Clinical Supervisor   

Areas of Interest:  Clinical Supervision, Psychological Testing, Children and Adolescent, Couple and Families Therapies.

Theoretical Orientation:  Cognitive and Behavioral, Parent and Children Therapy, Systemic, Brief Therapy, Solution Focus and Problem Solving Therapy.   


Miguel R. González, Psy.D.

Carlos Albizu University, San Juan, 2003 

Clinical Psychology 

Puerto Rico Psychologist License: 2112 

Position: Clinical Supervisor 

Areas of Interest:  Clinical Supervision, Health and Rehabilitation Psychology, Consultation, Depression and Anxiety, Child Maltreatment and Child Sexual Abuse. 

Theoretical Orientation: Cognitive-Behavioral; Rehabilitation Psychology. 


William Laguna, Psy. D.

Carlos Albizu University, San Juan, 1995 

Clinical Psychology 

Puerto Rico Psychologist License: 908

Position: Clinical Supervisor  

Area of Interest: Clinical Supervision, Health Psychology, Neuropsychology, Depression and Anxiety, Drugs Abuse and Psychological Testing. 

Theoretical Orientation:  Cognitive-Behavioral and Trauma Evidence Based Approach.  


María E. Maldonado-Muñoz, Psy.D.

Carlos Albizu University, San Juan, 2002 

Clinical Psychology 

Puerto Rico Psychologist License: 2122 

Position: Clinical Supervisor 

Areas of Interests: Individual, Couples, Family, and Group Psychotherapy. Clinical Training and Supervision; Grief; Spirituality; Trauma and Chronic Mental Illness.  

Theoretical Orientation: Interpersonal Psychotherapy; Integrative Psychotherapy; Brief Psychodynamic Psychotherapy and Trauma Focused Psychotherapy.  


Marta Philippi, Ph.D. 

University of Puerto Rico, San Juan, 1999

Clinical Psychology 

Puerto Rico Psychologist License: 1897 

Position: Clinical Supervisor   

Areas of Interest: Children and Adolescent; Depression; Learning Disabilities; Cognitive/Psychological/Psychoeducational Testing and Clinical Assessment, Autism; Behavior Problems; Anger Management; Health Psychology.  

Theoretical Orientation: Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy; Solution Focus; Play Therapy; Short Term Therapy; Acceptance and Commitment Therapy; Cognitive Rehabilitation; Parent-Child Interaction Therapy; Evidence Based Approach. 

Vanessa Rivera Cruz, Psy. D. 

Carlos Albizu University, San Juan, 2002 

Clinical Psychology 

Puerto Rico Psychologist License: 2206 

Position: Clinical Supervisor   

Areas of Interest: Clinical Supervision; Psychological/Cognitive Assessment; Psychoeducational Assessment; Sexual Abuse; Domestic Violence; Individual Psychotherapy(children, adolescents and adult).  

Theoretical Orientation: Cognitive Behavioral and Evidence Based Approach.       


Gilda Rodríguez Díaz, Psy. D. 

Carlos Albizu University, San Juan, 2009

Clinical Psychology 

Puerto Rico Psychologist License: 3655 

Position: Clinical Supervisor   

Areas of Interest: Psychotherapy (individual, family or group) with children, adolescent and families coping with trauma; Interdisciplinary Child Protection Teamwork in Community Mental Health Clinic; Child Development; Clinical Trauma Assessment; Prevention of Sexual Violence; Resilience; Psychotherapy for Adults Trauma Survivors; Women and Gender issues; Research focused on Child Abuse and Neglect and Lifelong Trauma.   

Theoretical Orientation:  Integrative Trauma Focus – CBT Approach, Evidence Based Play Therapy, Feminist Approaches, Developmental Approaches, Attachment Psychotherapy. 

  

José Rodríguez Quiñones, MRC, Ph.D. 

University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras Campus, 1999 

Clinical Psychology 

Puerto Rico Psychologist License: 1823 

Position: Internship Program Director   

Areas of Interest: Clinical supervision; Clinical Research; Clinical Training; Grants and Funds Raising for Research and Clinical Services; Cognitive Rehabilitation; Psycholinguistics; Child Maltreatment; Trauma, Family and Couple therapy; Cultural and Diversity; Sexually Abused Children.  

Theoretical Orientation:   Integrative psychotherapy; Family systems; Systemic Intervention; Cognitive-Behavioral Psychotherapy; Evidence Based Psychotherapy Approach.

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