Marriage & Family Therapist – Intern
Informed by 20+ years as an innovation consultant, life and sex coach, Andrea currently serves clients as a Marriage and Family Therapy Intern with Kelle DeBruin Counseling. In previous private practice, Andrea helped women, men and couples resolve obstacles to intimacy and satisfying sex lives. As a clinician, she aligns with challenges faced by diverse communities including LGBTQ+, open relationships/polyamory, kinksters and sex workers. Bilingual in Spanish with a Master’s in Latin American Studies from UCLA, she appreciates opportunities to work with Latinx clients.
To support clients’ transformation, Andrea employs Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT) and Commitment and Acceptance Therapy (ACT). Additionally, she applies collaborative problem solving (CPS) tools developed while working with Fortune 500 company innovators. Most recently, she has used CPS with at-risk youth and families.
Andrea is supervised by Kelle DeBruin.