Guiseala Pinto Caballero, LICSW

Guisela Pinto Caballero

Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker, LICSW

Accepting new clients for daytime appointments


Location

378 Broadway
Providence, RI 02909


Offers remote video sessions.

 

Clientele

Teenagers (15 - 18)
Young adults / college students (18 - 24)
Adults
Parents

Hours

Mon: Closed
Tue: 9:00am-8:00pm
Wed: Closed
Thu: Closed
Fri: Closed
Sat: Closed
Sun: Closed

Specialties & expertise

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Relationship issues
  • Empowerment coaching (Private Pay)
  • Self-esteem

Professional statement

Guisela Pinto Caballero is a bilingual therapist in Providence, RI offering therapy sessions in English and Spanish. She sees clients for depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, and self-esteem. She also has a particular interest in immigration issues and offers mental health evaluations for specific immigration cases. She is currently developing her private practice to support particular immigration cases. Guisela also offers empowerment coaching on a private-pay basis.

Guisela supports clients with depression through a combination of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, mindfulness practices, breathing techniques, and supportive therapy. She allows clients to validate their emotions before developing concrete steps for overcoming emotional and physical symptoms. She offers therapy in a safe, supportive space for clients to process their emotions and heal. In empowerment coaching, Guisela works with clients who are functioning at a high level in daily life and are ready to take their lives to a new level.

Guisela received her MSW from Rhode Island College and has worked in various settings including a hospital and a sexual assault agency. While Guisela sees clients ages 15 years old and up, the focus of her practice is individuals 25 - 55 years old.

In addition to therapy services, Guisela offers mental health evaluations for specific immigration cases. 


Specialties

Depression – Sleep and energy disruption, overall mood disturbance, inability to enjoy yourself, and difficulty being motivated, amongst many other symptoms
Empowerment coaching – Helps clients who are functioning well work towards the next level of personal and professional goals; provided for clients utilizing private pay
Self-esteem – Cultivate stronger sense of self; increase assertiveness, confidence, and self-compassion
Relationships –  Feeling unsatisfied in your partnership; communication challenges; contemplation of separation; breakups, friendships, dating
Anxiety – Generalized anxiety (note: does not specialize in obsessive compulsive disorder, panic disorder, or phobias)
 

General expertise

Acculturation issues – Processing social, cultural, and psychological changes between native and adopted cultures
Anger management – Managing anger and its impact on personal and work relationships
Domestic violence – Empowering survivors to leave abusive relationships, heal trauma, and take steps to building new, healthy relationships
Existential challenges / crises – Questioning purpose, spirituality, existence; finding one’s path and voice, especially when it differs from society's expectations
Women's issues – Special focus on working with women age 25-55 to process identity, relational, and professional challenges
Stress management – Coping with stress of life and change, expectations of self and other
Loss and grief – Processing the loss of a loved one, any form of grief; processing he emotional aspects of personal illness or the illness of a loved one
Life transitions –  Adjusting to college, new relationships, career transitions and direction; mid-life existential, relationship, and career challenges; losing one’s drive or burn out; learning self-care


Insurances

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • United Health
  • Brown University Student Insurance (United Health)
  • Johnson & Wales University (United Health)
  • Providence College (United Health)
  • RISD Student Insurance (United Health)
  • URI / University of Rhode Island Student Insurance (United Health)

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Initial session: $175 (60min)
  • Ongoing sessions: $150 (50min)

Sliding scale: A sliding scale is offered to clients who need a reduced fee to receive therapy. 

Therapist's Note: Guisela has a 48 hour cancellation policy for her clients.


Message to clients

"Deciding to see a therapist is not easy for many people. This is why I have developed a safe space for you to be heard and seen, without judgement. I can't promise to solve all of your problems. What I can assure you is that you will receive the benefits of my professional and life experiences, my support, and the space I will hold for you.

Decidiendo ver a un consejero/terapeuta no es fácil para muchos. Por eso he creado un espacio seguro para que Ud. se sienta visto y escuchado, sin ningún prejuicio. También puedo asegurarle que Ud. recibirá todo los beneficios de mi experiencia profesional y personal, mi apoyo, y el espacio que guardare para Ud. "



Education and work experience

Private Practice, 2008 - Present
Spurwink, 2012 - 2015
Psychological Centers, 2009 - 2010
St. Joseph's Hospital, 2008 - 2009
Day One, 2006 - 2007
United Services, 2002 - 2006

Rhode Island College, MSW, 2002
Bentley College, BS, 1992


Languages

English
Spanish