Bernadette Rivero, LCSW
Therapist / NorCal Regional Manager
SF - Sunset
Bernadette Rivero is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who graduated from the University of Illinois and has over 10 years of experience working with clients and families in different stages of their lives. She will work diligently with you to develop an awareness and understanding of the difficult, burdensome, and fatiguing aspects of your life, empowering you to create and build upon a positive and healthy transformation. Bernadette’s expertise is in providing trauma informed, evidence based interventions. Her specialties include adolescent and young adult psychology, crisis stabilization, cognitive behavioral therapy, and dialectical behavior therapy.
She has worked in a wide variety of environments and with a wide variety of clients, including those in inpatient psychiatry units and residential treatment facilities for adolescents, adults, and seniors. Bernadette provides a culturally competent, non-judgmental, safe space in which clients can explore their feelings and comfortably work through the obstacles that are personal and unique to them. She understands how difficult the process of therapy can be and she will be there to support you through what can be a complicated, yet fulfilling and life-changing journey.