Miss Viviana Martinez, LCSW, PPS Social Work, PPS CWA

Preferred Name: Viviana

About Me

I am Viviana Martinez, LCSW, PPSC. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of California. I have worked in mental health for over 10 years. I have expertise in working with issues related to anxiety, trauma, depression, family discord, grief and loss. My general approach to therapy is to identify with my clients the areas of concerns that brings them to therapy and conjointly determine how we will move forward to create a cooperative working relationship that will help lead to healing and improvement of their mental health. I hope that our time together is fruitful and look forward to getting to know you through our work together.

Education & Experience

I received my bachelor's in psychology in 2001 from Cal State University, Fullerton. I obtained my Master's in Social Work from California State University, Long Beach in 2008. I have a trauma stress certificate I earned in 2017-2018 school year. I hold an Anxiety certificate as well as of spring 2020. I completed my basic training in EMDR in December 2020.

Specialty Area

  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Autism Spectrum
  • Depression
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Race, Culture, Ethnicity Issues
  • Spirituality
  • Stress Management
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adults
  • Immigrants


  • Spanish


  • Kaiser Permanente