Nico is an associate marriage and family therapist with a passion for working with individuals who require a bit of guidance to aid them on their path. He has been a teacher for nearly 20 years and has extensive experience working in education with teens and young adults. Additionally, he has been a professional musician and artist for nearly 30 years. Nico utilizes music, art and meditation as a catalyst in his work when appropriate. Additionally, Nico utilizes a myriad of modalities including: DBT, CBT and solution-focused therapy in his work with individuals and has the ability to meet almost anyone where they are on an social and emotional level from a validating and strength based perspective. Nico is certainly adept in aiding our younger population manage stress, family obstacles, relational issues in addition to social and scholastic interactions. Additionally, Nico has and continues to serve the county of San Diego as a therapist in various crisis homes across the county working with severely mentally ill patients in inpatient settings.
MS in Counseling: Marriage and Family Therapy.