Dr. Rhina Lovo Castelar, Ph.D.
Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology. I am a Psychotherapist with more than 20 years of experience in Private Practice. I specialize in trauma focused therapy. I address PTSD, C-PTSD, depression and anxiety disorders (social anxiety, phobia, panic attacks, generalized anxiety, performance anxiety). I am fluent in English, Spanish, and French.
Education & Experience
I served as the President of the School Psychology Association (2019-2020). I have 10 years of experience in School settings, addressing developmental and learning problems as well as social and emotional issues in children and adolescents. I am accredited in Primary Care Psychology. I worked at the Pediatric Diabetes Foundation of Puerto Rico and a Clinic specialized in HIV-positive patients.
Professional & Volunteer Affiliations
Psychological First Aid (Puerto Rico, 2017, 2018, 2020).
- Anxiety/Panic Attacks
- Motor Vehicle Accidents
- Performance Enhancement
- Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
- Sexual Abuse
- Survivor's Guilt
- Traumatic Incident
- First Responders
- Sliding Scale