Elizabeth A. Willems, PsyD 

Languages | Idiomas: English, Español

Dr. Willems is a US licensed psychologist (New York 020480, California 30594, Maryland 05175, Massachusetts 5000288). Prior to pursuing her doctoral degree in clinical psychology at Alliant International University in San Francisco, USA, she received a Master's degree in Intercultural Relations at Lesley University in Cambridge, USA and a bachelor's degree in Sociology at University Wisconsin in Milwaukee, USA. As a behavioral scientists, she became fascinated by how cultural background can contribute to individual development. Currently, she provides psychotherapy to adolescents and adults between her practice locations in Boston, USA,  and Mexico City, Mexico. She offers psychological evaluations to children and adults. CREDENTIALS


Elizabeth A. Willems es una Doctora en Psicología (Licencia del Estado de Nueva York No. 02480, California No. 30594, Maryland No. 05175, Massachusetts No. 5000288). Antes de proseguir con sus estudios de doctorado en psicología clínica en Alliant International University en San Francisco, EUA, recibió una maestría en Relaciones Interculturales en Lesley University en Cambridge, EUA, y una licenciatura en Sociología en University of Wisconsin en Milwaukee, EUA. Como científica del comportamiento, se sintió fascinada por la manera en que los antecedentes culturales pueden contribuir al desarrollo individual. En la actualidad, ofrece psicoterapia para adolescentes y adultos en la Ciudad de México e en la Ciudad de Boston, EUA. Ademas, ofrece varios cursos y sesiones psicoeducativas de terapia de grupo. También aplica evaluaciones psicológicas a niños y adultos. CARTAS CREDENCIALES



Dr. Willems' associates are available six days per week ranging from 8AM to 8PM ET(NEW YORK) for thearapy and consulting.


Please feel free to explore the biographies below to decide which therapist might be right for you. Alternately, you can request a no-fee fifteen minute call with Dr. Willems so that she can recommend a therapist with a good fit for you.


Les invitamos a explorar las biografías que siguen para decidir cuál terapeuta podría ser adecuado para usted. Si prefiere, usted puede solicitar una llamada gratuita de 15 minutos con la Dra. Willems para que ella pueda recomendarle un terapeuta adecuado para usted.

Clinician Jeffrey Paul Romero Romero, MS, EdD (sport & performance psychology) 

Languages | Idiomas: English, Español

Dr. Jeffrey Paul Romero Romero, MS, EdD has completed a doctorate in sport and performance psychology at the University of Western States. He also received a master's degree in clinical mental health counseling at the same institution, as well as a master’s degree in psychology with a specialization in sports psychology at Capella University. He completed a bachelor's degree in psychology at ITESO (earning a license in psychology in Mexico #9023714).  A US-native, he speaks English and Spanish fluently. His experience consists in working as a clinical mental health counselor during his internship as a Master´s student as well as a sport and performance psychology consultant for athletes of all levels and ages, from novel sportspersons to elite high-performance athletes. He has also taught undergraduate psychology classes at Universidad de las Culturas, has presented at multiple international conferences, and has published in scientific journals relating to sport and performance psychology. His professional work is guided by cognitive-behavioral therapy models as well as by mindfulness, positive psychology, and acceptance and commitment therapy as well as EMDR. His work emphasizes the importance of cultural variables and he has, thus, developed a multicultural perspective when working with people from different parts of the world. His professional experience has allowed him to generate an empathetic and solution-focused approach. In his work, he focuses on the needs of the individual, adapting a unique approach to the client's unique circumstances. CREDENTIALS


Dr. Jeffrey Paul Romero Romero recibió su doctorado en psicología del deporte y rendimiento en University of Western States. Además, recibió una maestría en counseling clínico en la misma universidad. Recibió otra maestría en psicología con especialización en psicología del deporte en Capella University, después de obtener una licenciatura en psicología en ITESO (cédula No. 9023714). Nacido en Estados Unidos, habla con fluidez ingles y español. Su experiencia profesional consiste en trabajar cómo terapeuta clínico así como psicólogo del deporte y rendimiento para atletas de todos niveles y edades, desde etapa de iniciación hasta profesionales y seleccionados nacionales. Además, ha impartido clases de licenciatura en psicología en la Universidad de las Culturas, ha presentado conferencias y simposios internacionales y ha publicado trabajos en revistas científicas de psicología del deporte y rendimiento. Su trabajo profesional es guiado por modelos de la terapia EMDR y cognitivo-conductual así como por mindfulness, psicología positiva y terapia de aceptación y compromiso. Por otro lado, su trabajo enfatiza la importancia de las variables culturales y ha desarrollado una perspectiva multicultural al trabajar con personas de diversos lugares del mundo. Su experiencia profesional le ha permitido generar una manera empática y abierta de trabajo, siempre respetando las necesidades del individuo para formular los planes de trabajo. CARTAS CREDENCIALES 


Clinician Marie Thompson, BA, (MA Pending) 

Languages | Tale: English, Afrikaans

N. Marie Thompson is in the process of completing a Masters of Arts degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from the Adams State University in Alamosa, CO, USA. Prior to pursuing graduate studies in counseling, she completed a Graduate Certificate Advanced Skills in Conflict Resolution at George Mason University's Carter Institute of Peace in, Virginia, USA. She also completed a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa, focused on Psychology and Political Studies. Her professional experiences range from founding and operating a non-profit kindergarden for underserved children in South Africa to providing mediation services for families experiencing divorce.  As a case worker in Southwest Safehouse, Durango, CO, USA, she gained experience in helping residents set personal, professional, and mental health goals. She is curious, empathic, and attentive, working to establish a safe environment for exploration and psychological growth. She is currently offering therapy to adults and adolescents who are located in the USA states of CA, FL, MA, MD, and NY. CREDENTIALS




Community Support | Soporte Comunitario

Clinical Supervisor in Mexico Vanessa Sierra

Languages | Idiomas: English, Español

Vanessa Sierra forms part of our supervision team for the psychological services we offer in Mexico. She currently does not offer psychotherapy directly to our clients at this time. She has a degree in psychology (License No. 3588778), from the National Autonomous University of Mexico, UNAM, with a Specialty in Neuropsychology and one year of basic study in Neuro Science at the National Institute of Rehabilitation, INCH. Vanessa completed subsequent training in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and has over 20 years of experience as a therapist. 


Psic. Vanessa Sierra forma parte de nuestro equipo de supervision para los servicios psicologicos que ofrecemos en Mexico. A actualmente no ofrece psicoterapia a nuestros clientes en este momento. Cuenta con licenciada en psicología (No.3588778), por la Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, UNAM, con una Especialidad en Neuropsicología y un año de estudio de bases en Neuro Ciencia en el Instituto Nacional de Rehabilitación, INCH. Incluso cuenta con entrenamiento posterior en Terapia Cognitivo Conductual. Lic. Sierra cuenta con más de 20 años de experiencia como terapeuta.  

Not accepting psychotherapy clients in this practice | No ofrece psicoterapia dentro de este consultorio actualmente



Intercultural Psychological Services is proud to join the virtual provider network of Pro Bono Counseling (PBC). PBC is a non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation founded with the goal of connecting Maryland, USA, residents with limited resources to compassionate and qualified mental health professionals who provide care on a volunteer basis at no cost. If you are interested in learning more about the ProBono Counseling mission, please visit probonocounseling.org


Intercultural Psychological Services se enorgullece de unirse a la red de proveedores virtuales de Pro Bono Counseling (PBC). PBC es una corporación 501(c)(3) sin fines de lucro fundada con el objetivo de conectar a los residentes de Maryland, E.U.A, con recursos limitados, con profesionales de la salud mental compasivos y calificados que brindan atención de forma voluntaria sin costo alguno. Si está interesado en aprender más sobre la misión de Consejería ProBono, visite probonocounseling.org




Intercultural Psychological Services is also proud to form part of the virtual provider network of Intercultural Counseling Connection (ICC).The mission of the ICC is to foster a referral network that mental health professionals trained in providing culturally responsive care, and to serve in the greater Baltimore, USA, area with as a source of professional support and growth for participating therapists links refugees, asylum seekers and asylee clients. For more information on the ICC visit interculturalcounseling.org.



Intercultural Psychology Services también se enorgullece de formar parte de la red de proveedores virtuales de Intercultural Counseling Connection (ICC). La misión de ICC es fomentar una red de referencias formada por profesionales de la salud mental para brindar atención culturalmente receptiva y servir en el mayor El área de Baltimore, EE. UU., como fuente de apoyo profesional y crecimiento para los terapeutas participantes, vincula a refugiados, solicitantes de asilo y clientes asilados. Para obtener más información sobre la CPI, visite interculturalcounseling.org.