Rose Marie Paniagua, LMFT
Rose Marie Paniagua is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) with over 14 years of experience working with children, adolescents, adults and families facing challenges ranging from crisis to the normal transitions of life. She holds a BS in Social Work from Sacramento State University as well as an MA in Couple and Family Therapy from Sacramento State University. Marie believes everyone has what it takes to move through the challenge’s life throws our way, but she has found that sometimes having a helper walking alongside us in support brings those strengths to light. Her passion is working with the individual and support systems in order to create a united team to reduce the stress and challenges of everyday life. Marie has specialized training in Trauma Focus Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Functional Family Therapy, Brief Solution Focused therapy. She also has some experience with Art therapy and Sand tray Therapy, Mindfulness and working with Military Families. Her other focus areas include parenting issues, divorce/separation, depression, anxiety, grief and loss, trauma, substance abuse, and life transitions. Marie enjoys learning about her clients and working with their strengths to increase their coping skills. She is also fluent in Spanish and English.
She loves spending time with her family and friends, cooking, taking walks, hiking, camping and being in the present moment. Marie loves what she does and tries her best to be kind and bring her creativeness in the work that she does.