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Celia L. Huerta, MS, LPC
Bilingual/Bicultural Child, Adult and Family Psychotherapist

Education

  • Master of Science, Counseling Psychology, UW-Madison
  • Bachelor of Arts, Psychology, UW-Madison

Scope of Practice

  • Individual, couples, family, dyadic and group therapy
  • Psychotherapy for children, adolescents and adults

Therapeutic Approaches

  • Trauma Processing Strategies
  • Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy - TF-CBT
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing - EMDR
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Mindfulness based interventions
  • Interpersonal | Relational
  • Play Therapy
  • Attachment disruption therapy

Areas of Interest

  • Trauma and PTSD
    • Child/adult physical and/or sexual abuse/neglect
    • Exposure to Domestic Violence
    • Natural disasters
    • Community violence
    • Exposure to chronic stress, including bullying and racial discrimination
  • Grief and loss
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Parenting
  • Family change
  • Life transitions
  • Cultural adjustment
  • Parent/child relational problems
  • Coping with learning differences

Celia is a bilingual (English-Spanish), bicultural psychotherapist who has over 26 years of experience working in the human service field in social service, school, health care, residential and outpatient mental health settings. She has extensive knowledge and implementation of trauma-informed, culturally responsive practices. She has over 12 years of experience providing culturally responsive supervision of psychotherapists in training, graduate students and less experienced staff, as well as professional development trainings on how to work effectively with Latino families.

 

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