Mariana Apestegui, Licensed Psychotherapist

Specialties: Addiction, Anxiety, Coping Skills


Addiction, Anxiety, Coping Skills


English, Spanish

Age Group Focus


Treatment Approaches

Art Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral (CBT), Expressive Arts, Motivational Interviewing, Psychoanalytic


Addiction, Aging, Alcohol Abuse, Anger Management, Anxiety, Behavior Issues, Career Counseling, Caregiver Stress, Codependency, Coping Skills, Divorce, Drug Abuse, Eating Disorders, Family Conflict, Gambling, Goal Setting, Grief, Immigration Issues, Infidelity, Introversion, Life Coaching, Marital / Premarital, Medication Management, Obesity, Relationship Issues, Self Esteem, Trauma / PTSD, Weight Loss, Women’s Issues

About Mariana Apestegui

Mariana Apestegui is a licensed psychotherapist accredited by the Colegio Profesional de Psicólogos of Costa Rica. Her approach to treatment involves a combination of techniques to offer clarity through self-analisis. She also imparts art therapy sessions where low-skill creative challenges are combined with psychology to spark high connections with our emotional self. She is a painter with psychoanalytic training, a Masters degree in neuroeducation with emphasis in cognitive skill optimization and a Masters degree in Fine Arts. ​Her areas of work include anxiety treatment, processes of change, cognitive stimulation and relapse prevention.

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