Mr. Bernal is a licensed clinical social worker in the state of Maryland. He completed his Master’s degree in Social Work from the University of Maryland. He has been practicing as a mental health therapist for 3+ years. He is a highly motivated professional driven by innovation and passion for helping people overcome life and mental health challenges. Mr. Bernal derives much of his experience from working in community clinics, health departments, state agencies, employee assistance programs, and psychiatric rehabilitative programs. Mr. Bernal understands many of the barriers that can often limit individuals from reaching their ideal self. He has a broad range of experience working with individuals and groups across the life span in the following areas:
Mr. Bernal is devoted to the empowerment of the individuals and communities he serves through partnerships, advocacy, research, and his upmost commitment to every person he works with. As part of his mission, he has also focused on using evidence-based practice, technological modalities, and holistic approaches to enhance therapeutic outcomes. Mr. Bernal strives to make sure every person in therapy achieves their fullest potential and improves overall well-being.