I received my bachelors in Sociology from the University of California Santa Barbara and received my Masters in Social Work from California State University San Bernardino. I am a licensed clinical social worker with specialized experience working with at risk youth and adults. I enjoy working with people from all walks of life, joining with my clients to help them achieve their goals. With empathy and compassion, I foster a safe, nonjudgmental environment to support my client’s emotional and social well-being.
Geriatric mental health: I hold a special certification as a social service designee with experience in treating the geriatric population.
Teens/ Adolescent: During my career as a wraparound clinician, I have and continue to provide mental health services to children and adolescents who have suffered from emotional and behavioral disorders, depression, trauma, anxiety, and other difficulties. I am also trained in Trauma Focused CBT, and seeking safety. I
Cultural competency: In addition, I also have extensive HIV/AIDS research and training in providing culturally sensitive micro practice with African Americans and women of color. As a bilingual provider who speaks Spanish, I have the capabilities of bridging the generational gaps between youth and 1st generation parents. I am well rounded, compassionate and strive to hold a high level of cultural competency and understand the unique struggles of immigration, victims of crime, racism, discrimination, systemic barriers, lack of resources, and the impact of economic hardships on mental health functioning.
- Stress, Anxiety
- Parenting issues
- Compassion fatigue
Relationship issues , Family conflicts , Trauma and abuse , Grief , Intimacy-related issues , Anger management , Self esteem , Career difficulties , Bipolar disorder , Coping with life changes , Aging and Geriatric Issues , Blended Family Issues , Caregiver Issues and Stress , Codependency , Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster , Divorce and Separation , Domestic Violence , Family of Origin Issues , Family Problems , First Responder Issues , Forgiveness , Guilt and Shame , HIV / AIDS , Impulsivity , Infidelity , Isolation/Loneliness , Mood Disorders , Postpartum Depression , Posttraumatic Stress , Self-Love , Women's Issues , Workplace Issues , Young Adult Issues Read more...
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Existential Therapy, Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Narrative Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy
LCSW #64683 (Expires: 2022-04-30)
Porsche Terry, has been very insightful with her knowledge in psychology she has helped me to see my journeys today as well as tomorrow she's giving me tools to understand my pain she's giving me hope to move from one to the next zone she's encouraged me to know that this too will pass she assists me and help me to move to the next zone are my phase in life she is truly an asset to this company.
Porsche Terry has been a tremendous help to me! While being super helpful and mindful of what I am saying, she's also her most genuine self, making it easy for me to relate and connect with her. Thank you for all your support, Porsche!
She is amazing!!!
Porsche is amazing.... really puts things in a way I can understand