Whether you are struggling with issues like stress, trauma, chronic illness, grief, occupational burnout, anxiety, depression, OCD, racial trauma, and PTSD or related issues, Arminda has learned to trust that the therapeutic relationship and the right resources can accelerate the process of healing and growth we are designed for.

Arminda supports you on your journey towards feeling better through emotionally safe, flexible, skills-based, and recovery-oriented approaches. She understands the importance of creating a welcoming and culturally responsive space where you feel seen, heard, felt and understood, which can help you navigate the overwhelm that may be getting in the way of making healing changes in your life. She affirms your decision to reach out for support and believes that, with the right tools, you can feel better.

In her spare time, Arminda enjoys reading, gardening, cooking, exercising, road trips, community service, continuous learning, serving at church, and spending time with family and friends.

Issues Treatment Approaches

Caregiver Burden
Chronic Disease
Coping Skills
Occupational Burnout
Racial Trauma
Stress Management
Trauma, PTSD

Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT)
Culturally Responsive
Emotion Efficacy Therapy (EET)
Exposure Response Prevention (ERP)
Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)
Motivational Interviewing
Narrative Exposure Therapy (NET)
Prolonged Exposure Therapy (PE)
Written Exposure Therapy (WET)