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We are not a service provider.  We have created a directory of culturally grounded Latinx therapists who believe in the human rights of migrant peoples. This directory is meant to be a resource for all those who are Latinx and anyone engaged in advancing the human rights and dignity of Latinx migrant communities across the United States.   This directory is a list of mental health professionals and not a recommendation or guarantee of quality service by LTAN.  We highly encourage everyone to research and consult directly with providers before beginning services with them to ensure it is a good fit.  

DIRECTORY

Gabriela Lisete Diaz

City and State: Louisville, KY

Preferred Gender Pronouns: She, her, hers

Specialty and Expertise: PsyD Clinical Psychology; justice-involved individuals, crisis prevention, risk evaluation and management, mindfulness and meditation, psychological inflexibility, childhood and adulthood trauma, and cultural values.

License Type: Temporary LPA

 

Contact Information:

         760-822-3179

         gdiaz@spalding.edu

BIOGRAPHY

Gabriela Lisete Diaz, MS, MA, who is currently a Doctoral Candidate completing her 4th clinical practicum year at La Casita Center in Louisville, KY. Her passion centers within multiculturalism, resiliency, empowerment, and social justice. She is a Mexican Chicana woman from a rural town in Southern California. She obtained her Bachelors of Science in psychology and philosophy at San Jose State University in Northern California. Gabriela began her graduate school development at Morehead State University in Morehead, KY. Currently, she is pursuing her doctoral education in clinical psychology with an emphasis in forensic psychology at Spalding University in Louisville, KY. In her training, she is honing her skills by providing treatment to justice-involved individuals, crisis prevention, risk evaluation and management. Developing competency to stand trial and psychological evaluations for criminal responsibility. Lastly, to provide Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction training to correctional officers throughout the Department of Corrections in Kentucky. Her work is grounded in research that has focused on mindfulness and meditation, psychological inflexibility, childhood and adulthood trauma, and cultural values. Her passion lies within providing bilingual psychotherapeutic valued-living services to peoples suffering, resulting in an improved quality of life. During her free time, Gabriela enjoys spending time with family, friends, and in nature.

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