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Orlando Parrales, LCSW

Addictions LGBTQ+ Bipolar disorder Depression Coping with life changes
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About me

Orlando takes a holistic and trauma-informed approach to therapy. He specializes in mental health treatment among Latinx communities and people (i.e., teens and adults). Orlando also holds teaching and research roles that inform and enhance his abilities to provide relevant evidence-based practices. For more information about Orlando, please visit his biographical and private practice website at

Professional experience

3yrs in practice
Addictions LGBTQ+ Bipolar disorder Depression Coping with life changes

Additional areas of focus: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Compassion fatigue, ADHD, Abandonment, Aging and Geriatric Issues, Autism and Asperger Syndrome, Caregiver Issues and Stress, Co-morbidity, Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster, Dissociation, Divorce and Separation, Drug and Alcohol Addiction, Family of Origin Issues, Family Problems, Fatherhood Issues, Forgiveness, Guilt and Shame, Hospice and End of Life Counseling, Immigration Issues, Isolation / Loneliness, Life Purpose, Men's Issues, Midlife Crisis, Narcissism, Panic Disorder and Panic Attacks, Paranoia, Post-traumatic Stress, Self-Harm, Self-Love, Sexuality, Social Anxiety and Phobia, Young Adult Issues

Services offered

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License information

NY LCSW 093446


These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Orlando Parrales. We don't pay anyone to provide their review and they are all made voluntarily. Some people's experience receiving therapy with BetterHelp might be different.

He’s a really calm and understanding person.

Written on Jan 08, 2023 after therapy with Orlando for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, lgbt, relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, anger management, bipolar disorder, coping with life changes, coaching, compassion fatigue, and adhd

Orlando is a warm and empathetic therapist. He listens to you, notes it, and rephrases it, so you have a mutual understanding. He will ask how you feel about your situation so you can indeed be honest about your feeling.

Written on Jan 04, 2023 after therapy with Orlando for 2 weeks on issues concerning lgbt, relationship issues, and coping with life changes