Jose Valentin, Ph.D., LPC
Licensed Professional Counselor
Dr. Jose Valentin is a fully bilingual (English/Spanish) outpatient provider with a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (PhD) and licensure as a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in the state of Connecticut. He has worked in various clinical roles with special focus in Mental Health and Counseling services since 2012. Dr. Valentin obtained his doctorate in Clinical Psychology in 2017 from the Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico with Honors and has been trained in extensive clinical experience within various modalities of individual, family, group and couples interventions. He uses various clinical approaches such as psychoanalytical, psychodynamic, Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Play Therapy, narrative and expressive psychotherapies, Motivational Interviewing, EFT, and others to help address various psychological triggers, behavioral responses and distress that the client may go through.
Dr. Valentin has had experience and training in psychological testing: psychoeducational, neuropsychological and personality assessments to help provide diagnostic clarity for current mental health conditions. In addition, he has direct specialization with emphasis in Health Psychology and Clinical Psychological interventions to offer support in managing crisis, minimizing the effects of adult and childhood trauma with clients who have diagnosis of PTSD as other mental health conditions such as addiction, bipolar disorder, depression, anxiety and behavioral problems. Dr. Valentin works along with clients and their families to establish collaborative clinical goals that can help address the psychological needs of diverse populations of children, teenagers, adults, veterans and geriatric populations.