Dr. Karla Valdes

Dr. Karla Valdés

Dr. Karla A. Valdés has a Ph.D. from the Clinical Psychology Program of the University of Puerto Rico. She is a pre-licensed therapist completing her Post-Doctoral Internship. Dr. Valdés specializes in serving children, adolescents, and adults, with a special focus in providing services to vulnerable communities, LGBTQA+ youth and women. She has over 5 years of clinical experience, and provides services in different modalities including individual therapy, family therapy, relationship therapy, initial assessments and complete evaluations. She is trained to addresses a wide range of psychological and emotional issues including ADD/ADHD, Anger, Anxiety, Behavioral Problems, Depression, LGBTQA+, OCD, ODD, Parenting Problems, Personality Disorders, Grief, Domestic Violence, Sexual Abuse, Sexual Dysfunction, and more. She offers a diversity of modalities for therapeutic interventions and treatment, such as CBT, DBT and Brief Strategic Family Therapy, among others, and also incorporates an eclectic approach of therapy models to further assist the patients in reaching their therapeutic goals.