Aurora Gonzalez, LPC
My name is Aurora Gonzalez. I speak both English and Spanish. I graduated with a Bachelors in Psychology from Franklin and Marshall College and a Masters in Clinical Psychology from Millersville University of Pennsylvania. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and a Certified Alcohol and Other Drug counselor (CAADC) in the state of Pennsylvania. I have practiced with mental health and substance use disorders for 21 years. I use cognitive behavioral therapy, dialectical behavioral therapy, acceptance and commitment therapy, solution focused therapy, client-centered, and motivational interviewing. I have experience working with individuals struggling with negative self-talk, low self-esteem, codependency, mood instability, substance use, challenging irrational beliefs, anxiety, history of trauma, relationship issues, and identity development. I look forward to helping you achieve your best Self!
Additional areas of focus: LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Anger management, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue, Abandonment, Attachment Issues, Blended Family Issues, Co-morbidity, Codependency, Communication Problems, Control Issues, Dependent Personality, Divorce and Separation, Drug and Alcohol Addiction, Emptiness, Family of Origin Issues, Family Problems, Forgiveness, Guilt and Shame, Impulsivity, Infidelity, Isolation/Loneliness, Jealousy, Life Purpose, Mood Disorders, Multicultural Concerns, Personality Disorders, Postpartum Depression, Post-traumatic Stress, Process addiction (porn, exercise, gambling), Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Self-Love, Social Anxiety and Phobia, Women's Issues
Clinical approaches: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Emotionally-Focused Therapy (EFT), Jungian Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Psychodynamic Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy
PA LPC PC013615
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She is the best therapist!
Written on Feb 13, 2023 after therapy with Aurora for 8 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, and self esteem
She has helped me greatly
Written on Sep 07, 2022 after therapy with Aurora for 5 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, sleeping disorders, parenting issues, and self esteem
She listens and gives her thoughts and does not preach.
Written on Jul 02, 2022 after therapy with Aurora for 2 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, and relationship issues
I didn't have therapy for very long but in the time I have Aurora has helped me greatly with managing my anxiety. I would highly recommend her to anyone suffering from anxiety as well.
Written on Jun 25, 2022 after therapy with Aurora for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, family conflicts, self esteem, anger management, and adhd
Aurora has been able to easily identify what my needs are by being a knowledgeable listener. She is very thoughtful with her advise.
Written on Jun 17, 2022 after therapy with Aurora for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, and family conflicts
I love Aurora's down to earth vibe. She's really easy to talk to and she's very good at explaining things in a way that makes me think deeply. She offers resources for me to work on in my free time that shed a lot of light on things I've brought up in session. I would definitely highly suggest Aurora to anyone.
Written on Jun 09, 2022 after therapy with Aurora for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, parenting issues, self esteem, anger management, career difficulties, coping with life changes, compassion fatigue, and adhd