Livia Perez, PSYD, MS, LMHC, LCMHC

Dr. Perez is a psychologist, a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC), an Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) Certified Therapist, and a Certified Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapist (TF-CBT).

Dr. Perez specializes in EMDR and TF-CBT to treat different traumas including sexual, physical, and emotional abuse. She also treats grief, abandonment, health, and combat trauma. She provides EMDR and hypnotherapy for the treatment of pain, depression, and anxiety. Her practice also includes transpersonal psychology, cognitive restructuring, and consciousness shifting for personal empowerment, love, happiness, and goal achievement.

In 2010, she completed her Master of Science in Psychology from Carlos Albizu University. Subsequently, she provided psychotherapy to sexually abused children and adolescents for six years at Kristi House in Miami. In 2013, inspired by one of her patients, she attended her first EMDR training and opened her private practice in the same year. Dr. Perez has completed 14 trainings in EMDR, four trainings in clinical hypnosis, and several trainings trauma related. In 2021, she completed a Doctoral Degree with concentration in Health Psychology at Albizu University.

During the doctoral program, Dr. Perez continued working in her private practice and completed rotations in the medical field including Jackson Memorial Hospital, University of Miami Hospital, and the Design Neuroscience Center. At Jackson Memorial Hospital, she completed her one-year rotation at the Rehabilitation Unit conducting biopsychosocial clinical intakes and individual psychotherapy to patients with spinal cord injury, cancer, multiple sclerosis, and other degenerative conditions. At University of Miami Hospital, she completed her one-year rotation conducting neuropsychological evaluations to geriatric populations participating in two studies: DETECT PAD (Pre-Alzheimer’s Disease) and AIM (Precision-Based Computerized Assessment for the Detection of Mild Cognitive Impairment). At the Design Neuroscience Center, Dr. Perez completed an eight-month rotation conducting neuropsychological evaluations as well as individual and group psychotherapy to patients with traumatic brain injury and a variety of other neurological diseases.

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Trainings Completed

Licenses and Certifications

Livia Perez, PSYD, MS, LMHC, LCMHC

Dr. Perez is a psychologist, a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC), an Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) Certified Therapist and a Certified Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapist (TF-CBT).

Dr. Perez specializes in EMDR and TF-CBT to treat different traumas including sexual, physical, and emotional abuse. She also treats grief, abandonment, health, and combat trauma. She provides EMDR and hypnotherapy for the treatment of pain , depression, and anxiety. Her practice also includes transpersonal psychology, cognitive restructuring, and consciousness shifting for personal empowerment, love, happiness, and goal achievement.

In 2010, she completed her Master of Science in Psychology from Carlos Albizu University. Subsequently, she provided psychotherapy to sexually abused children and adolescents for six years at Kristi House in Miami. In 2013, inspired by one of her patients, she attended her first EMDR training and opened her private practice in the same year. Dr. Perez has completed 14 trainings in EMDR, four trainings in clinical hypnosis, and several trainings trauma related. In 2021, she completed a Doctoral Degree with concentration in Health Psychology at Albizu University.

During the doctoral program, Dr. Perez continued working in her private practice and completed rotations in the medical field including Jackson Memorial Hospital, University of Miami Hospital, and the Design Neuroscience Center. At Jackson Memorial Hospital, she completed her one-year rotation at the Rehabilitation Unit conducting biopsychosocial clinical intakes and individual psychotherapy to patients with spinal cord injury, cancer, multiple sclerosis, and other degenerative conditions. At University of Miami Hospital, she completed her one-year rotation conducting neuropsychological evaluations to geriatric populations participating in two studies: DETECT PAD (Pre-Alzheimer’s Disease) and AIM (Precision-Based Computerized Assessment for the Detection of Mild Cognitive Impairment). At the Design Neuroscience Center, Dr. Perez completed an eight-month rotation conducting neuropsychological evaluations as well as individual and group psychotherapy to patients with traumatic brain injury and a variety of other neurological diseases.

 

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