Vanessa Latorre is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with 15 years experience counseling individuals of all age ranges. She is Bilingual (English/Spanish) and, as such, recognizes the importance of being culturally aware. She lives in Virginia with her husband and their rambunctious weim Charlie Blue. In her free time, she enjoys writing a bi-weekly column for her local paper "The Village News" titled Mindful Living, drawing, exercising and spending quality time with her husband. Vanessa has always been drawn to humanistic models of therapy that focus on a collaborative relationship based on real interactions, and unconditional positive regard. She believes that her relationships with clients can be healing, and that effective interventions start with a genuine human connection.
Try not to become a person of success, but rather a person of value. - Albert Einstein