Ana Gabriela Aguilera, LICSW
Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker
Gabriela Aguilera is a distinguished, Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker who obtained her credentials from the prestigious Simmons University Graduate School of Social Work. With a rich background in providing clinical services, Gabriela is adept at catering to diverse groups — from individuals to families, in both inpatient and outpatient settings.
Her comprehensive expertise spans across various stages of the human lifespan. However, she exhibits a specific inclination towards clients aged 16 and above. Embracing a supportive and cooperative stance in therapy, Gabriela possesses specializations in addressing challenges like depression, anxiety, substance misuse, bereavement, stresses related to caregiving and parenting, life transitions, and relationship complexities.
At the core of her therapeutic strategy, Gabriela emphasizes the use of evidence-backed methodologies such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Motivational Interviewing (MI), and Acceptance Commitment Therapy (ACT). Her approach is centered on helping clients decode their thought patterns and behaviors. She is dedicated to imparting essential skills to clients, enabling them to instigate lasting changes that resonate with their unique therapeutic aspirations.
- Life Transitions
- Substance Abuse
- Attention-Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
- Borderline Personality Disorder
- Confidence / Self Esteem
- Grief & Bereavement
- Performance Anxiety
- Sleeping Problems
- Women’s Issues
- Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
- Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
- Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)
- Family Systems
- Gottman Method
- Motivational Interviewing
- Individual (Adult)
- Individual (Adolescents 12-17)
- Couples / Marriage