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Motherhood & Therapy

Managing feelings of anxiety, depression, and overwhelm as you parent your child or spend time with your loved ones during the postpartum period is one […]

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I had a Miscarriage Too

I had a miscarriage back in December 2019. Miscarriages are confusing. I was told my baby was not viable the day before Thanksgiving 2019 … […]

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The Importance of Self-Compassion for Parents

Self-compassion, a construct developed by Dr. Kristin Neff, is the act of being kind to oneself, maintaining presence and curiosity, and having an understanding of common humanity.

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Dr. Christine Rivera

I am a licensed bilingual and bi-cultural Latina psychologist and speaker who specializes in maternal mental health, children (0-5 years), and families. I offer comprehensive counseling services to individuals and families navigating the life transition into parenthood. I am passionate about raising awareness about maternal & infant mental health within BIPOC communities.