Antonio Rivera, MA

Antonio Rivera, MA

Hi, I'm Antonio Rivera, MA, a Clinical Psychologist dedicated to helping individuals navigate the complexities of behavioral change and mental wellness. With my expertise in Behavioral Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Culturally Sensitive Counseling, and Motivational Interviewing, among others, I bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to my practice. My journey in psychology began with a bachelor's degree in psychology from the Universidad de Puerto Rico, followed by a master's degree in Cognitive Neuropsychology from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain.

I understand that initiating and sustaining behavioral change can be a challenging journey, even with the promise of positive outcomes. That's why my approach is rooted in empathy and evidence-based methodologies. As an independent provider, I offer comprehensive psychological assessments and tailored treatments for individuals of all ages, from children to adults. Whether it's addressing anxiety, mood conditions, or assisting individuals facing difficulties in academic, professional, or relational spheres, my goal is to provide support and guidance throughout the process.

My dedication to staying at the forefront of the field is evident through my certifications in Multisystemic Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. Licensed in Puerto Rico, I am equipped to serve a diverse clientele, offering support to those dealing with ADHD, parenting challenges, school issues, teen violence, Alzheimer's disease, and various mental health conditions to all communities especially to Spanish and English speaking population.

As a member of esteemed professional associations such as the American Psychological Association and the American Academy of Neurology, I am committed to advancing mental health research and advocacy. Additionally, my involvement with the Alzheimer's Association International Conference Advancements and the Asociación de Psicología de Puerto Rico underscores my dedication to staying informed and connected within the psychological community.

Fluent in both English and Spanish, I strive to foster effective communication with my clients, ensuring a trusting and understanding therapeutic environment. My approach encompasses a variety of modalities, including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Culturally Sensitive Counseling, Motivational Interviewing, Psychological Testing and Evaluation, Solution-Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT), and Multi-Systemic Therapy (MST), tailored to meet each individual's unique
needs. My primary population is Teens and their families however work with all individuals.

In essence, I stand as a beacon of hope and support for those navigating the intricate terrain of mental health and behavioral change. With unwavering dedication and a compassionate heart, I remain steadfast in my mission to empower individuals and families toward greater psychological, and emotional well-being and fulfillment.

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