Justina Malave-Balbuena, LSW, LMHC, LMFT
Justina is a bilingual/bicultural clinician who is fluent in Spanish. She is experienced in working with children and families in a child welfare agency making her skilled and knowledgeable in Social Services, Crisis Intervention, Case Management, Mental Health, and Community Outreach. Justina has experience conducting assessments and diagnostics for clients experiencing acute psychiatric crisis episodes and will work with you to develop a strength-based treatment plan. Justina is skilled in working with individuals experiencing anxiety, depression, addictions, trauma, emotional and behavioral needs. Her goal is to provide guidance, support without judgment, to empower individuals, promote emotional health. Justina also hopes to provide clients with a safe place to express their feelings, personal issues, boost their self esteem and experience a healthier life.
"Emotional pain is not something that should be hidden away and never spoken about. There is truth in your pain, there is growth in your pain, but only if it's first brought out in the open."
Insurances Accepted: Aetna, Allways, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna, Harvard Pilgrim, Optum, Tufts Health Direct, Tufts Health Together, Tufts Health Unify, and United Behavioral Health.
Justina also accepts self pay clients.