Niurka "Nikki" Sotolongo
Niurka Sotolongo is a Licensed Mental Health Therapist specializing in treating Addictions, Trauma (PTSD), Mental Conditions (Depression, Anxiety, Panic), Intimacy/Sex/Marital/Betrayal, and Behavioral issues. She has over 15 years of experience working with diverse populations ranging from children, adolescents, adults, and geriatrics. She is trained in EMDR, EFT, CBT, Behavioral Modification, and Gottman Level 3 Therapist.
Grief Counseling and Medical Conditions Therapy (Comorbid). Adjustment issues and set backs related to COVID 19 and Pandemic. Fears, Anxiety, Phobias related to being exposed to health risks.
Her goal is to help you in changing the behaviors that are setting you back in life and not allowing you to live a plentiful life. Through a wide range of approaches to Therapy you will be able to learn to take back control of your life from Trauma, Mental Conditions, and Addictions, as well as gain peace of mind while experiencing difficult life changes. Also, she aims to assist couples and families lead healthy and balanced lives together while enjoying newfound intimacy.
Through the use of CBT, EMDR, Mindfulness, Gottman Level 3, and other forms of Therapy you will gain the tools needed to cope with difficult situations. Niurka understands that turning to drugs or alcohol will not bring long lasting peace and that avoiding your partner will not resolve the issues in the relationship. These matters take hard work and patience but together they can be resolved in healthy, sustainable ways. Betrayal comes in many forms and inner unhealthy defenses put a barrier to engaging in natural/healthy ways with others.
Nikki hopes to assist anyone seeking to make a change in their life and strengthen the bonds with those around them. She works on staying up to date with the latest research in the field of mental health and attends as many training seminars and classes as possible to expand her knowledge and provide her clients with the best possible therapy.