Paola Navarro, LPC

EMDR Certified Therapist

Online Therapy

About Me

Paola Navarro is a native from Colombia. She graduated with honors as a psychologist at the “Universidad del Norte”, Colombia in 1998. She immigrated to the United States in 2000 to pursue a master’s degree in dance/movement therapy and Counseling Psychology. Ms. Navarro has worked with at-risk youth, providing intensive counseling services for over 20 years. She obtained her degree in dance movement therapy and counseling psychology at Antioch University, New England in 2003. She is a TF-CBT therapist and EMDR therapist. Ms. Navarro has been working in integrated community base behavioral health services for over 20 years. She is a License Professional Counselor (LPC) in Virginia and a License Mental Health Counselor in Massachusetts. Ms. Navarro is a native Spanish speaker.

Education & Experience

Antioch University (2003)- Keene, NH: Ma in Arts in Dance Movement Therapy and Counseling Psychology. Universidad del Norte(1998)- Barranquilla, Colombia: Psychology. Over 20 years working with at risk youth and their families in an integrated behavioral health setting.

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

EMDRIA

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • ADD/ADHD/Disruptive Behavior Disorders
  • Addictions
  • Adoption
  • Alcohol/Substance Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Birth Trauma/Pregnancy Loss
  • Depression
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Domestic Violence
  • Family Issues
  • Gender Identity
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Performance Enhancement
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Race, Culture, Ethnicity Issues
  • Self-Harm
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Somatic Issues
  • Stress Management
  • Survivor's Guilt

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • BIPOC
  • Children (4-12)
  • Community Mental Health Center
  • Couples
  • Expats
  • Families
  • Group
  • Immigrants
  • Infants/Toddlers (0-3)
  • Juvenile Correctional Facility
  • LGBTQ+
  • Underserved
  • Veterans/Military

Language

  • Spanish