City and State: Hayward, CA
Preferred Gender Pronouns: He, him, his
Specialty and Expertise: Trauma
License Type: LMFT
Additional Credentials: EMDR trained
Accepted Payment Methods: Free for uninsured, must be an Alameda County resident
Insurance Plans: MediCal, Alameda County HealthPAC
Jesus Solorio, Chicano was born and raised in Los Angeles by migrant parents from Michoacán, Mexico. He earned his Masters degree in Counseling Psychology with a concentration in Community Mental Health from the California Institute of Integral Studies in 2012 and is currently A Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. Jesus currently works at La Familia Counseling Service as a Staff Therapist and Program Supervisor. He also offers healing and therapeutic drum circles as a therapeutic approach. His work is trauma informed, strength-based and is infused with indigenous worldview and spirituality. His work is highly influenced by La Cultura Cura, indigenous and cultural healing practices, cultural identity development, the wellness and recovery model, liberation psychology, community-defined praxis and is trained in EMDR.