Vanessa specializes in helping clients in a number of areas, including mood and anxiety, sexuality and relationships, trauma & loss, and life/career transitions. She brings cultural awareness to working with individuals from a broad range of backgrounds, including those with various sexual orientations, gender expressions, racial identities, cultural backgrounds and religious beliefs.
With her warm sense of empathy and strong clinical skills, Vanessa provides effective therapy for individuals from all walks of life. Through her collaborative approach, she works with clients to strengthen their inner wisdom, while also building the skills needed to successfully navigate life's challenges, changes and transitions. Vanessa brings an engaging sense of inspiration to the work, and she routinely sees clients making powerful, meaningful changes beyond what they thought was possible.
Vanessa also provides expert psychological evaluations for immigration cases, including asylum, VAWA (domestic violence) and petitions for extreme hardship waivers. She tailors her approach to each individual case, and her detailed, compelling evaluations support outcomes with very high rates of success.