Denise Benitez


About Me

A Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the state of California, working in the field of public service for over 21 years in various capacities as gang prevention counselor for adolescents, substance abuse assessor adults, and Mental Health Clinician. She received her undergraduate education from California State University of Los Angeles and her master’s degree in Counseling Psychology from National University. She has extensive experience counseling at non-profit treatment facilities, school setting and In-Home therapy services. She has focused on children and adolescents, children in foster care, family systems, domestic violence/trauma, couples therapy/relationship issues, ethnic minority mental health and LGBTQ clients. She enjoys helping others and taking nature walks on her spare time. My focus ranges from family systems, domestic violence/trauma, couples therapy/relationship issues, to ethnic minority mental health and LGBTQ clients. Together we can work towards gaining valuable skills to rekindle the connection that has been missing in your romantic partnership.


  • Relationship issues
  • Family conflicts
  • Trauma and abuse
  • Grief
  • Depression
Also experienced in:
Stress, Anxiety , Addictions , LGBT , Abandonment , Attachment Issues , Caregiver Issues and Stress , Codependency , Commitment Issues , Communication Problems , Control Issues , Dependent Personality , Divorce and Separation , Read more...

Clinical approaches:
Attachment-Based Therapy, Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Emotionally-Focused Therapy (EFT), Existential Therapy, Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Narrative Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy

Years of Experience: 6

Services Offered

  • Messaging

  • Phone

  • Video





LMFT #110968 (Expires: 2022-12-31)


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Written by B.E. on Jun 18, 2022 after therapy with Denise for 2 weeks on issues concerning relationship

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