Therapist Profile

Name:
Roberto Javier Olivo, M.A.
Professional Title:
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Email:
Email
Location:
PO Box 40335 Pasadena, CA 91114-7335
Phone:
(626) 320-6052
License Number
LMFT37158
Practicing Since:
1994
Additional Licenses:
LMFT

Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
Roberto J. Olivo, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapy Inc., was born in 2004 out of the necessity to provide quality mental health services to members of our community with special needs. Our desire to provide excellent, innovative and cutting edge counseling, workshops and trainings to individuals, families, couples and children as well as to private and public organizations, promoted our interest in teaching various mental health topics that include but are not limited to marriage, relationships, sex addiction, depression, anxiety, communication skills building, parenting, gerontology, terminal illness, etc. We provide individual, couple, family, group and children therapy as well as workshops in multiple mental health areas. Our services are delivery in multiple languages (English, Spanish, Farsi) with an emphasis in English and Spanish by bi-cultural mental health providers. Roberto J. Olivo, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapy, Inc., currently have offices in the areas of Pasadena and Los Angeles. We enjoy working with individuals, couples and families in the search for what might be missing in their lives and prevents them from achieving and experiencing the happiness, peace and joy that every person deserves. We provide services to home bound patients as well as at various office locations in the Los Angeles county area. Our work embrace issues related to pre-marriage, marriage, bi-cultural relationships, sexual addiction, depression, anxiety, stress management, professional growth, poor relationships, issues related to grief and loss, problems of substance abuse, life transitional and cultural factors affecting family dynamics and the individual. We use a psycho-dynamic approach to treatment but favors Jungian techniques with a touch of Cognitive/Behavioral interventions which includes but is not limited to the use of dream analysis, symbols, depth-psychology techniques, art, spiritual exploration, specific ethnic and cultural interventions, etc. Patients are viewed as active participants in the treatment of the upsetting condition(s) and regular discussions about progress of treatment are incorporated into the sessions. We are available for individual, group and family psychotherapy. We also provide workshops in the area of HIV/AIDS and Grief and Loss issues.

About My Practice

Office Hours
Flexible office hours Monday through Saturday but sessions are schedule by appointment only.
Services
Individual Couples Family Groups Psychological Trainings
Insurance
No Insurance Accepted
Credit Cards Accepted
American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Free Initial Consult
No
Offers Teletherapy
None

Education

Degrees
BA, Psychology MA, Clinical Psychology

Area of Specialty

Specialites:
Addictions
Anxiety
Career Stress and Changes
CoDependant/Adult Children of Alcoholics
Communication Skills
Ethnicity/Multi-Cultural Relationships
Gay/Lesbian/Bi/Questioning
Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming
Grief/Loss Terminally Ill
HIV Related
Issues of Abuse (Abused)
Infertility/Adoption/Pregnancy
Individual
Interracial Couples
Life Transitions/Mid-Life Issues
Parenting
Pre-Marriage Counseling
Self Esteem/Personal Growth
Terminally Ill

Other

Theoretical Orientation
Eclectic (Many Therapies)
Jungian
Certifications
Languages Spoken
English, Spanish
Ethnicity
Hispanic

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