Marcelle Santiago-Serrano, Psy.D.
Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Dr. Marcelle Santiago-Serrano is a licensed Clinical Psychologist with over 20 years of experience providing psychotherapy to adults, couples, and individuals ranging from community mental health settings to correctional institutions and private practice.
Dr. Serrano is passionate about creating an environment where individuals feel safe, understood, and hopeful. She views empowerment as a catalyst for assisting clients in making successful and healthy changes in their lives. That being said, Dr. Serrano believes that therapy cannot progress positively without a strong therapeutic relationship, which is cultivated through unconditional positive regard, compassion, and respect.
Dr. Serrano’s objective in treatment for all clients is to assist them in gaining the skills and resources needed to improve their daily functioning and overall quality of life. She utilizes a range of therapeutic techniques from the following models; Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness, and Existentialism, and specializes in the treatment of anxiety, depression, mood disorders, personality disorders, stress management, and thought disorganization.