My therapy style is calm, empathic, and compassionate.

Our Team

Yuliana Avila, LMFT

Location

Licensed In

CA

Other Languages

Approach

Interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT), Psychodynamic, Solution-focused, Relational

Therapy Style

My therapy style is calm, empathic, and compassionate. I also like to use humor when appropriate. The most important thing to me as a therapist is the therapist-client relationship. It's important for the client to feel safe, heard, and comfortable.

Education

MS - Counseling Psychology, California State University, Bakersfield

Traineeship - University Counselor Training Clinic, CSUB

Traineeship - Clinic Manager at University Counselor Training Clinic, CSUB

Internship - Henrietta Weill Memorial Child Guidance Clinic, Bakersfield, CA

License Number and State

CA 116484

Pronouns

she/her

What are your interests outside of work?

I enjoy spending time with my husband and daughter and our two golden retrievers. I love caring for indoor plants and hiking when I have time. I also like to thrift and watch my shows.

Favorite organization/non-profit and why?

My favorite non-profits include my last job: Henrietta Weill Memorial Child Guidance (mental health therapy for children) & Baby Cafe in Bakersfield (Free Breastfeeding Support for Mothers)

How do you recharge?

I'm intentional about resting when I need to.