Athena Torres, MFT

 

  • Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist #103819
  • B.A. in Psychology, M.S. in Counseling
  • Trained in Crisis and Suicide Intervention
  • Strength based assessment and treatment

Experience: 

  • Therapist at Teen Therapy Center (formerly Los Gatos Teen Therapy) (2014-present)
  • Marriage and Family Therapist Trainee at Union City Youth & Family Services at City Clinic and Conley Caraballo High School (2013-2014)
  • Suicide and crisis counselor at Suicide and Crisis Services (2012-2014) and The Effort (2010-2011)
  • Working with teens and families in various settings and capacities since 2010 to provide community support services, crisis intervention, clinical assessment, and various mental health services 

Special Areas of Interest: 

  • Sexuality and sexual orientation
  • Self-esteem
  • Depression and suicidal ideation

Additional interest areas: anxiety, cultural issues, disordered eating, family conflict, meditation and mindfulness, perfectionism, relationships, self-injurious behavior, stress management, substance use, transitional life challenges