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Rosa Julia Garcia Rivera | Co-owner

With her professional foundation as a clinical therapist Ms. Garcia Rivera works systematically, taking a non-judgmental, strengths-based approach to facilitate change and foster emotional growth, helping individuals and organizations build resilience and social emotional capacity.
     Rosa Julia grounds her commitment as a champion of mental health from her own life; growing up in an under resourced community on the south side of Chicago, she was forced to contend with racism and loss.
     Rosa Julia draws on nearly three decades of experience and leadership providing culturally responsive clinical services.     
     Presently, Rosa Julia is the co-owner of Chicago Growth Mindset, a private practice specializing in integrating workplace mental wellness programs and providing evidence-based behavioral healthcare for high stress professionals as well as community leaders and first responders. Outside of therapeutic services Rosa Julia also provides expertise in the areas of Consultation, Training, Coaching and Supervision.
     “I focus on high stress, demanding sectors and leaders who are making a positive impact on society, to not only cultivate a vision of holistic wellbeing, but because mental wellness in the workplace allows individuals to feel connected, accomplished, and be fulfilled.”
     Finally, Rosa Julia enjoy teaching in a variety of educational institutions currently serving as an adjunct professor for Erikson Institute the Graduate school of Child Development where she teaches Diagnostics and assessments enhancing the mental health field with competent qualified practitioners.

Rosa Julia draws on nearly three decades of experience and leadership providing culturally responsive clinical services...
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