Leah Rico, LCSW
Behavioral Health Therapist
Education & Training:
Masters in Social Work, Sum Cum Laude, CSU Sacramento
Bachelor of Arts in Sociology, UC Davis
Professional Interests / Specialties:
Therapeutic modalities I use are strengths based, client centered, cognitive behavioral therapy, psychodynamic and trauma focused cognitive behavioral therapy. I specialize in grief and loss, attachment, trauma, parents that have an open CPS case. I also work with children especially foster and adopted youth.
- Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (project making medicine Indian Country Child Trauma Center
- The Nurturing Parenting Program
- Trust Based Relational Interventions (TBRI)
- Trauma Informed Care
- ACT Adoption and Permanency Clinical Training
- Dyadic Therapeutic Approach
Proficient in Spanish language communications. Extensive work in multicultural environments including ethnic and socioeconomic diverse communities.
Boards and Affiliations:
California Board of Behavioral Sciences
California Society for Clinical Social Work
Philosophy of Care:
I use a strength based, patient centered approach along with a direct yet compassionate communication style.
What I love about working at SNAHC:
I love supporting individuals and families from diverse populations therapeutically to increase their level of functioning in daily life.