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Rubixsa Villanueva
Mental Health Therapist & Evaluator

 
Rubixsa Ms. Villanueva has been working in the field of psychology since 2009. She has significant experience working with children, adolescents, and adults with behavioral and emotional problems to include Autism. In addition to mental health therapy, Ms. Villanueva has expertise in conducting a variety of psychological evaluations to include Gifted and Learning Disability testing. She has been a volunteer appointed by the Court to advocate for children who have been abused, neglected, and for adolescents in the criminal system.
 

Degree: In pursuit of a Doctorate Degree of Psychology in Child Clinical Psychology, Carlos Albizu University
Masters’ of Science (M.S.) in General Psychology, Carlos Albizu University
Bachelors’ of Arts (B.A.) in Psychology, Minor in Forensic & Child Psychology, Carlos Albizu University
 
Publication/Special Project:   Substance Abuse Treatment for LGB Youth (Doctoral Project Pending Completion)
 
Certification: Guardian Ad Litem Certification, Eleventh Judicial Juvenile Justice Center, Miami, FL
 
Language Fluency:   English & Spanish
 
Culture Proficiency:  Hispanic / Latino
 
Memberships & Affiliation:  American Psychological Association (APA), APAGS Student Affiliate Division 53, Society of Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology