Monica Solorzano Romero, MA

(She/her)
Preferred Name: Monica

EMDR Certified Therapist

EMDR Consultant-in-Training

EMDR Trainer

About Me

Monica Solorzano is a licensed therapist and a trauma-informed psychotherapist who applies evidence-based therapies such as EMDR, somatic work, parts work (IFS-informed), Flash, and is also trained in systemic therapy. She has more than 17 years of experience in the mental health field in both the public and private sectors. She specializes in the treatment of complex trauma (c-PTSD), PTSD, sexual abuse, depression, anxiety, addictions and suicidal intentions in both adults and adolescents. With over 15 years' experience of serving the international community in her private practice, Monica is a bilingual (English and Spanish) and tricultural (Mexican, Spanish and American) psychologist that works worldwide, serving the international community. She is based in Mexico City and provides online and in-person consultations (located in Las Lomas neighborhood). She has provided supervision and consultation to graduate students for the last 10 years and has been a professor at different universities for the past 13 years.

Education & Experience

SPECIALTIES Trauma C-PTSD (Complex Trauma) PTSD Depression & Anxiety Insomnia Stress Management Mindfulness/Mediation Love Addiction Sexual Abuse Addictions Suicide awareness Burnout Chronic fatigue ACADEMIC BACKGROUND Master ́s Degree in Psychotherapy, Instituto Mexicano de la Pareja, Mexico, Professional license no. 7620468 Bachelor ́s Degree in Psychology, UNAM, Psychology School, Mexico, Professional license no. 7771071 Bachelor ́s Degree in Graphic Design, Universidad Iberoamericana, Mexico, Professional license no. 4212414 CERTIFICATIONS Certified Clinical Trauma Professional Levels I & II, International Trauma Training Institute (2021) Strategic Executive Coach Certification, Tec de Monterrey, Reencuadre (2013) Mindfulness and Meditation Certification and Facilitator training, Isha Center Uruguay, (2014) Consultant Certification, Caliper, Princeton, NJ (2015)

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

Clinical Psychologist Psychotherapist Psychotraumatologist Professor of Psychology at Universidad Iberoamericana Professor of Psychotherapy at Instituto Mexicano de la Pareja Professor at International Trauma Certification Training in Mexico and Latin America International Clinical Psychology Practice

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Addictions
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Depression
  • Family Issues
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Somatic Issues
  • Spirituality
  • Stress Management
  • Suicide Risk
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • Expats

Language

  • English
  • Spanish

Insurance

  • Sliding Scale