OUR TEAM

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RACQUEL RIVERO, LPC, RPT

Clinical Director

I specialize in working with children (ages 3+), adolescents, and teens. My focus is on helping individuals build upon their strengths and gain insight into the areas of their lives that they desire to change. I believe that the therapeutic relationship and providing a safe environment are the building blocks that help me guide others in their personal growth and goal attainment. I strive to provide a caring, motivating, and supportive environment where clients can feel safe to explore any issues they bring to counseling.

I believe that helping individuals develop the skills necessary for change is an important part of counseling. I gear my therapeutic work to the needs and concerns of the client, utilizing cognitive behavioral approaches, play therapy, expressive arts therapy, solution focused therapy, and an overall eclectic approach.


I have experience working as a School Counselor, allowing me to provide insight into any school-related needs for parents and their children.

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LULI PASSET

Bilingual Counselor

I am a bilingual national board-certified Clinical Mental Health Counselor. I specialize in empowering adults and adolescents struggling with anxiety, depression, self-esteem, relationships, loss, trauma, abuse, and a wide range of life transitions. By creating a safe, genuinely caring, and non-judgmental environment, I help individuals, couples, and families navigate through hard emotional processes.  I am passionate about helping clients tap into their inner strength, learn more about themselves, better understand their thought processes and motivations, and the impact that these may have on their feelings, behaviors, and interactions with others.  I strongly believe in the power of a collaborative counseling relationship, and use multiple therapeutic approaches, based on each client’s individual needs. I use this approach to help my clients identify treatment goals, and develop positive change and healthy coping skills for life.

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ERIN LARKINS

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

I specialize in working with children and adolescents who may be experiencing anxiety and depression and require assistance in coping with their feelings. Empowerment through a therapeutic support enables them to gain confidence, manage their feelings and make positive behavioral and/or life choices. I believe this is important for them to build and and maintain healthy relationships.


Much of my experience is comprised of working with children in the foster care system. This has provided me with a crucial perspective of a child’s need for stability, consistent attachments and bonds, and a nurturing environment. Additionally, family involvement is key. I utilize play therapy, cognitive behavioral approaches, and an overall combined approach in my work.

I believe our life’s journey is enriched when there is an abundance of support, nurturing and knowledge.

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ALYSON CAPRARA

Licensed Associate Counselor

Providing an accepting, genuine, and emotionally safe environment is essential in supporting the needs of my clients and facilitating their growth and personal development.  I believe it is imperative to personalize therapy with client-centered, cognitive-behavioral strategies to achieve therapeutic outcomes.


My experience in working with children and adults in both school and hospital settings has diversified my skills in serving individuals of all ages who are struggling with depression, anxiety, IDD, and other severe mental illnesses. Working with crisis management and at risk populations requires collaboration with clients in order to implement effective coping strategies and tools to achieve desired outcomes.

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JODI MARTINO

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who over my last 20 years in the mental health field has specialized in working with children, adolescents, and adults.  I have extensive experience in the areas of depression, anxiety, divorce, grief and loss, parenting, and navigating relationship struggles and family dynamics. 


My focus is to support and guide my clients in the healing process to develop and enhance the most authentic version of themselves and live a well-balanced life. I utilize an eclectic approach, including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, Mindfulness and Structural Family Therapy interventions.