Valeria Ortega (She/Her)

LCSW
Accepting Clients

To inquire about my availability please call or visit foresightmentalhealth.com

Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Bakersfield, CA

Services
  • Individual
  • Family

About My Clients

My areas of expertise include depression, anxiety, family conflict, anger, and crisis management. I utilize a client-centered approach and strive to provide unconditional positive regard in order to support members achieve their therapeutic goals. I incorporates treatment interventions from Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Dialectal Behavioral Therapy, Narrative Therapy, as well as Mindfulness practices.

My Background and Approach

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) registered with the Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS) in California. I earned my Masters in Social Work degree with an emphasis on mental health from San Jose State University. I have experience in working for local Non-Profits, Community-Based agencies, and previously held positions as a School-Based Mental Health Clinician. I have extensive experience in working with children and adolescents in a variety of therapeutic settings. I am passionate about de-stigmatizing mental health within the Latinx community.

Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Out of Network
  • Aetna
  • Beacon
  • Blue Cross of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Kaiser
  • Managed Health Network
  • Anthem
  • Humana
  • Magellan Behavioral Health
  • Optum
  • United Healthcare
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Wellfleet
I offer online counseling in the following states:

At A Glance

  • Experience: 2 years of practice
  • Languages: English, EspaƱol

Info

888-588-8995 Email Valeria
1707 Eye St #5208,
Bakersfield, CA 93301

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