Therapist Profile

Name:
Bernadette Yousif Talia, MSW
Professional Title:
Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Location:
4700 Spring Street La Mesa, CA 91942-0263
Phone:
(619) 339-7336
Website:
License Number
LCSW24868
Practicing Since:
Additional Licenses:
LCSW

Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
- Bernadette Talia is a licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW # 24868), Somatic Experiencing Practitioner, EMDR Certified and Co-Founder of Chaldean Middle Eastern Social Services (CMSS). <br> -Mrs. Talia speaks Aramaic, Arabic and English. - Mrs. Talia has had over 11 years experience working at East County Mental Health. Bernadette Talia has been working over a year as a Clinical Director for a Survivor of Torture Program at The Chaldean and Middle Eastern Social Services. She has been a consultant and a cultural competency trainer regarding Iraqi issues and recent Iraqi refugees all over the County of San Diego for more than 11 years.<br> - OVer 11 Years, Mrs. Talia has been facilitating Dialectal Behavioral Therapy (DBT)Skills Training Groups, Educational, and Supportive Middle Eastern Women and Men Groups.<br> - Mrs. Talia is offering counseling in a private practice for individuals dealing with issues of trauma, depression, low self esteem, anxiety, grief, family conflicts, marriage problems, anger, and addictions. <br> - Men, women, children, family, and couples are welcome to receive counseling.

About My Practice

Office Hours
Services
Individual sessions, Groups, Marriage and Family Therapy, Couple's Therapy, Cultural Competency Trainer regarding Iraqi Population, and a Public Speaker on any Mental health Related Issues.
Insurance
Other, PPO, Superbill provided, Tricare
Credit Cards Accepted
None
Free Initial Consult
No
Offers Teletherapy
None

Education

Degrees
MASTER OF SOCIAL WORK

Area of Specialty

Specialites:
Anger Management
Anxiety
Depression/Clinical Depression
EMDR
Group Therapy
Individual
Personality Disorders
PsychoEducational
Post Traumatic Stress Disorders
Relationships

Other

Theoretical Orientation
Dialectical Behavioral Therapy
Other, e.g. NLP, EMDR, etc.
Certifications
EMDR CERTIFIED AND SOMATIC EXPERIENCING CERTIFIED. (BOTH ARE TRAUMA TREATMENT APPRAOCAHES).
Languages Spoken
Arabic, English, Other
Ethnicity
Middle Eastern

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