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Therapeutic Services

Your Path to Personal Growth

Individual Therapy

I believe therapy consists of not only changing the way we think, but making important lifestyle changes, cultivating significant relationships, and gaining a deeper perspective of oneself to positively affect overall well-being. You may find yourself attempting to “stuff” issues such as anxiety, sadness, feeling withdrawn, or relationship problems. You don’t have to face these issues alone. We’ll work as a team to develop tools to gain deeper insights, manage the inevitable barriers you face, and gain more control over your psychological concerns so you can live a better life.


I address both concerns and strengths with a straightforward and action-oriented approach while utilizing evidenced-based treatments, such as CBT (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy), DBT (Dialectical Behavioral Therapy), and ACT (Acceptance and Commitment Therapy). My training and clinical experience in nationally renowned settings including hospital, academic, and community systems have prepared me to help clients from a variety of diverse backgrounds and presenting issues feel welcomed, understood, and comfortable in the therapeutic relationship. I integrate training and expertise in optimal performance, psychophysiology, and clinical health psychology into my practice. Beyond using clinical assessment and judgment to develop a clear treatment plan tailored to a patient’s unique needs, a key pillar of my therapeutic approach is to foster an environment in which my patients feel willing to share openly and also push themselves to achieve their treatment goals. My role as a therapist is comparable to that of a GPS and the clients as the drivers of the car – I guide them to where they want to go, and they push the pedals and steer the wheel. Clients learn practical and concrete skills which are delivered in a straightforward, present-focused, and understandable way. I take a collaborative approach to help patients integrate newly learned skills into their daily lives, and then they are encouraged to practice and discuss feedback. Over time, clients may discover new patterns of thinking and behaving, helping them to feel more in control and better able to react to life stressors with insight and positivity.

I realize it can be difficult to take that first step in seeking therapy and ultimately finding the right therapist for you. Throughout this process, we’ll work together to clarify your goals so you can begin to feel better and more empowered. I look forward to working with you and welcome any questions you may have.

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Psychological Assessments

Psychological evaluations are essential tools used to determine an individual’s mental health diagnosis and/or assess cognitive functioning. These evaluations are often tailored to the specific needs and challenges of the individual and can provide unique insights and valuable information that guide treatment planning and decision-making.

Dr. Marquez specializes in diagnostic clarification and psychodiagnostic report writing with an emphasis on ADHD, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Intellectual Functioning (IQ testing), Bipolar Disorder, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, PTSD, Anxiety/Depression, Psychosis, Thought Disorders, and Personality Disorders. Pricing is determined by the individual’s specific needs, amount of referral questions, and the overall size of the test battery. The cost includes face-to-face test administration, report writing, and a 1-hour feedback session. It is important to note that these evaluations are conducted in a supportive, non-judgmental, and confidential setting.

Please feel free to contact Dr. Marquez for a free phone consultation to discuss the assessment process.

Sport Psychology

Sports psychology is a fascinating field that examines how mental and emotional factors can affect athletic performance. Whether you’re a professional athlete striving for a championship, a weekend warrior trying to improve your personal best, a hard-working attorney wanting to excel in the courtroom, or a high-powered CEO seeking to get the most from your team, sport psychology principles, and techniques can help you achieve your goals.

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By focusing on areas such as confidence, motivation, recovery, and stress management, sports psychologists work with athletes and working professionals to optimize their performance and unleash their full potential. It’s no surprise that top athletes and leaders all over the world consult with sports psychologists to gain a competitive edge. After all, the mind is a powerful tool in the quest for athletic excellence and optimal performance.

So, if you’re looking to take your mental game to the next level, consider exploring the world of sport psychology with Dr. Marquez.

Frequently Asked Questions

Psychotherapy FAQs

What are the benefits of individual therapy?

  • Adding to your support network.
  • Gaining a better understanding of yourself.
  • Learning how to handle emotions.
  • Identifying underlying causes of symptoms.
  • Providing coping strategies.
  • Managing symptoms.
  • Facilitating lifestyle changes

What are the different methods used to assess psychological attributes?

Personal characteristics such as IQ, aptitude, hobbies, personality, and values may be evaluated. Psychologists use psychological exams, interviews, case studies, observations, and self-reports to evaluate these characteristics.

How does sports psychology affect performance?

The main purpose of Sport Psychology is to enhance an individual's athletic performance. Mental skills and strategies help athletes concentrate better, deal more effectively with competitive stress, and practice and train more efficiently.

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