Roberto Katz, Registered Mental Health Counselor Intern:
Roberto Katz is currently a Registered Mental Health Counselor Intern with a Master Degree in Mental Health Counseling from the Counselor Education Program at the University of Central Florida. He is able to provide mental health counseling services in Spanish and English. Roberto has five years of experience working with clients living with HIV and other chronic conditions, and the LGBTQ+ community. Roberto has a special interest for social justice due to his background in Political Sciences. In this respect, his area of focus is working with clients with intersectional identities. This entails clients that are members one or more discriminated groups. Last year, Roberto was awarded a grant that helped him to complete basic training in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR). He is a strong advocate of integrated treatment that seeks to assess and address the emotional, medical, and material needs of the client.