As a dedicated professionally licensed social worker, Andrea is committed to improving the quality of life for patients by providing individual, group, and family interventions. Her focus is on helping patients face psychosocial conflicts and achieve more satisfactory interpersonal relationships. Andrea believes in analyzing their environment and experiences to gain a better understanding of the factors that contribute to their situation.
Andrea received her degree in Social Work and professional licensing through the School of Social Work at the University of Costa Rica. She holds certifications in the Comprehensive Approach to Individuals with Substance Use Disorder through IAFA, and Therapeutic Groups and Social Work through the Costa Rican College of Social Work.
Andrea understands that addiction is often just one component of a complex web of socioeconomic, cultural, and family elements that affect a person’s well-being. She takes a comprehensive approach that takes all of these factors into consideration to achieve a more holistic understanding of patients’ needs. Her goal is to help my patients achieve optimal well-being and a more fulfilling life.
Andrea’s passion for social work is fueled by the belief in the power of human connection and the transformative impact that it can have on individuals and communities. She is dedicated to staying current with the latest research and best practices in the field, and is committed to ongoing professional development to ensure that she is providing the highest quality care to my patients.
Andrea is proud to serve as a social worker and to help individuals and families overcome their challenges and achieve a better quality of life.