Josephine Vasquez Serrata

Psychologist, PhD

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(512) 456-9313

Josephine Vasquez Serrata

Psychologist, PhD


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Prickly Pear Therapy and Training
4422 Pack Saddle Pass
102
Austin, Texas 78745
(512) 456-9313

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I want to be here for you. I know it can be difficult to choose someone you can trust to collaboratively guide you through this time. Here is a little about me to help you make your decision. I am a clinical and community psychologist which means I bring dual roles as a psychologist to my practice. As a clinical psychologist I employ the skills of understanding difficulties and how to intervene. As a community psychologist, I merge my understanding of self-empowerment, cultural/contextual knowledge and strength-based work into the healing process.
Similarly, I bring multiple identities of my own as a professional, mother, partner, Tia (aunt), sister, daughter and community member. Importantly as a bilingual and bi-cultural Latina, I provide assessments and evaluations. I specialize in working with individuals with diverse identities (e.g., ethnic identities, sexual identity diversity, etc.).
I bring over a decade of work in the area of trauma both with survivors and as a scientific contributor. I value the therapeutic relationship and strive to create a compassionate and warm holding space to actively work with my clients in finding solutions and building insight.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $130 - $150
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • I will work with you to file your insurance claims
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 8 Years
  • School: Georgia State University
  • Year Graduated: 2012
  • License and State: 37018 Texas

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Texas / 37018
  • Certificate Date: 2018

Location

Prickly Pear Therapy and Training
4422 Pack Saddle Pass
102
Austin, Texas 78745
(512) 456-9313
Ask about video and phone sessions

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Specialties
  • Relationship Issues
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Testing and Evaluation
Issues
  • Anxiety
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Domestic Violence
  • Life Transitions
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Racial Identity
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Stress
  • Teen Violence
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Hispanic and Latino
I also speak: Spanish
Age
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
Communities
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Gay Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Transgender Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • Integrative
  • Interpersonal
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Multicultural
  • Person-Centered
  • Psychodynamic
  • Psychological Testing and Evaluation
  • Relational
  • Trauma Focused

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Last Modified: 20 Jul 2019
Josephine Vasquez Serrata, PhD, Psychologist in Austin

Josephine Vasquez Serrata

Psychologist, PhD