Dr. Evelin Garcia is a well respected clinical psychologist and public speaker dedicated to helping families dealing with mental health issues and developmental disabilities. She provides evaluations to help adults and children identify challenges and assess their situation for a more intentional and informed way to navigate mental well being. Dr. Garcia also presents in national and international conferences and seminars to educate English and Spanish speaking communities on topics where issues of parenting, education and psychology intersect. Her expertise is regulary sought after for news segments, Christian radio stations and top spanish networks. She is a conversation-starter, pushing to educate Spanish and English speaking communities in how to identify and cope with mental and developmental disabilities, address family dynamic issues and how to navigate them with a faith based approach.
Dr. Garcia consults with large organizations such as regional centers, Kaiser Permanente, as well as schools and mental health organizations. She holds a doctorate degree from Azusa Pacific University and received her post-doctorate from UCLA Department of Pediatrics-Ties for Adoption. Before consulting independently, she contributed to research on the topics of Latino family dynamics, worked at several psychological institutions and held a directorship position overseeing the assessment department and doctoral training programs. She is located in the San Fernando Valley in California and has provided services to clients in South America, Mexico, United Arab Emirates, and throughout the United States.