Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Individual Adults, Couples/Relationship, Family, and Children
As a Marriage and Family Therapist, Rochelle has a strong passion for providing guidance to individuals who are facing everyday life stressors. Her specialty is working with children and adolescents who struggle with various mental health concerns, such as anxiety, depression, building social skills, and strengthening impulse-control. She specializes in working with children diagnosed with autism and other pervasive developmental disorders
Rochelle has experience working with clients from various cultural backgrounds. She believes that building a strong therapeutic relationship is the key to motivating her clients to build new skills to further improve their overall daily functioning. Rochelle also provides her clients with the appropriate skills needed for emotional regulation, social skills and behavioral intervention training with their families. She provides both psychodynamic and cognitive behavioral therapy for her clients.
Rochelle strives to create a trusting, warm and nurturing environment where her clients can feel comfortable to fully express themselves in a safe setting. She greatly values a healthy client-therapist relationship that is built on a foundation of trust and understanding.
Rochelle received her Masters of Arts in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy from Pepperdine University in 2011. She has experience in providing services to children, adults and families in various settings including private practice, school-based and in-home services, where she facilitated both parent-training and created family behavioral modification programs to help with sibling and other family interactions.