Dr. Serseción is a genderqueer (they/them/their pronouns), bilingual, Puerto Rican, licensed clinical psychologist. They specialize in individual, relationship, and family therapy, and maintain a private practice in Sunnyvale, CA.
Dr. Serseción has a private practice in Sunnyvale focusing on BIPOC, sexual and gender minorities, plural populations, kink/BDSM, polyamory, other minority groups, and people in various subcultures. Clinical focuses are depression, anxiety, life transitions, gender questioning, stress related to sexual and gender minority status, trauma, and dissociation (from a plural positive perspective).
Dr. Serseción has 10+ years of experience in providing therapy. They are a graduate of California State University's Marriage and Family Therapy MS program. In addition to having an MS and Ph.D. in clinical psychology from Palo Alto University, an APA accredited program. They also completed an APA accredited internship at Pacific University in Oregon.
Dr. Serseción uses cognitive behavioral therapy and psychodynamic theory with transpersonal psychology techniques. These are all informed by a multicultural, feminist, and advocacy perspective. Dr. Serseción focuses on providing a safe space in therapy for people from various cultures and communities.
In addition to being a licensed clinical psychologist, Dr. Serseción presents at various agencies, conventions, conferences, and to general audiences. Topics include clinical interventions and needs of plural populations, needs of the LGBTQ+ population, Latinx needs in therapy, various fandoms, and mental health, video game culture, online cultures, art therapy, multicultural therapy (power, privilege, and oppression), dissociative disorders, CBT skills, and various topics related to students and early career therapists.
Furthermore, they have also been a visiting professor or adjunct lecturer at various universities including Palo Alto University, Sofia University, San Jose State University, and California Institute of Integral Studies. Courses provided at these universities included topics such as multicultural psychology, the psychology of gender, community mental health, supervision, and more. They have also been a clinical supervisor for 5+ years. As clinical supervisors, they have an evidence-based and multicultural framework with their student therapist supervisees. They were also an interim director for a local specialized LGBTQ+ clinic.