“The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and science.” -Albert Einstein
Lina M. Marquez is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in the State of Florida since March 2007. She has over fifteen years of experience working in non-profit agencies in Broward County, providing psychotherapy and assessing families, teenagers and children. She started her private practice at The Center for Psychological Counseling Services in 2010, and is currently certified as a Comprehensive Behavioral Health Assessor (CBHA) for the Dependency Court System. She considers herself skilled using a variety of clinical interventions in Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Solution Focused and Family Functional Therapy with an Experiential/Dynamic approach, in three languages: English, Spanish and French/Creole.
Lina is a Colombian born immigrant who co-owned for 9 years a successful ceramic workshop in her home country. She came to the U.S.A. to further her education and practice as a psychotherapist. Her experience in private practice using art, while restoring cognitively her patients, is producing amazing outcomes. The combination of movement, arts and crafts, while in the process of therapeutic change, is her Galerina Art Therapy Studio at The Center for Psychological Counseling Services.