Currently offering TeleHealth appointments for individuals and couples in the state of California.
Cielo’s clinical work is driven by a passion for helping individuals, couples and families to overcome difficult transitions, enjoy healthy relationships and live fulfilling lives. After earning her master’s degree from the University of San Diego, she worked with adults and children in psychiatric settings; supported terminally ill patients and grieving families through Hospice care; and collaborated in clinical research with UCSD Family Medicine and Public Health; where she helped young adults overcome traumatic experiences and justice involvement.
Cielo uses well research methods such as Emotionally Focused Therapy, Brief Solution Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused CBT, Dialectic Behavioral Therapy, Narrative Therapy; and Positive Parenting. She incorporates mindfulness and strength-based coaching techniques to improve executive skills, and to decrease trauma reactivity.
Cielo enjoys coaching young individuals affected by ADHD or within the Spectrum as they transition to adulthood; and has assisted countless parents of children with special needs so they are able to navigate their child’s condition while balancing family life. She understands that for this parents/couples the amount of evidence based information out there to help their kid can be confusing. But more importantly, that having a safe space to cope, recharge; and address their concerns is key to preventing burnout.
Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)
Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life
Couples counseling - Addressing relationship challenges and life transitions; strengthening communication and feelings of security, desire, connection, and love
Family issues - Promoting communication and supporting family members to address challenges and reduce conflict and distress
Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse
Mindfulness - Developing practices to encourage a state of active, open attention on the present
Cielo Jimenez is not in-network with any insurances.
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Years of Experience: 9 years
Private practice, 2016 - Present
UCSD Family Health, 2017 - 2019
Hospice of the North Coast, San Diego Center for Children, Community Research Foundation
University of San Diego, MA, Marital and Family Therapy, 2012
California: LMFT 112056