AJ Guerrero, LMHC

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Provider type: Psychotherapist

Patient Age: Adult, Geriatric

Services Provided: Consultation, Clinical Evaluation, and Psychotherapy

About AJ Guerrero, LMHC

AJ Guerrero (she/her) is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor with over 5 years of experience dedicated to building authentic connections with her clients. Her clinical training focused on providing trauma-responsive care and multicultural affirming therapy to clients who come from diverse backgrounds and intersecting identities, while utilizing kindness and a sense of humor in her sessions. AJ uses a variety of approaches such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Person Centered and Psychodynamic therapy based on what will best fit and support each individualized client to reach their therapeutic goal. She has experience working with clients on a variety of goals including but not limited to life and identity-related challenges, depression, anxiety, adjustment, life transitions, relationships and dating experiences. She has increasingly focused her work on providing with LGBTQ+ affirming psychotherapy in the young adult populations.


In her free time, AJ enjoys spending time with her partner, cats and friends. She’s known for her humor through including puns in plenty of conversations and cooking for her loved ones.


AJ earned her Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling from UMass Boston and Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from University of North Texas.

Specialties

  • ADD & ADHD
  • Adjustment Disorders
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorders
  • Chronic Pain
  • Couples/Marital/Relationship
  • Depression
  • Ethnic Identity/Acculturation
  • Gender
  • Grief/Bereavement
  • LGBTQIA+
  • Mindfulness Based Treatment
  • Mood Disorders
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress Management
  • Substance Use
  • Trauma/PTSD
  • Education & Certifications

    AJ Guerrero earned her Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling from UMass Boston in 2017 and Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from University of North Texas in 2014. She is certified in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

    Locations

    Newton

    288 Walnut St
    Newton MA 02460

    Telehealth