Life has twists and turns and sometimes, it is helpful to seek guidance in navigating emotions, situations and relationships. When this happens it is a sign of strength to look for help with the things you struggle with. Sunrise-Amanecer is dedicated to helping you, your partnership or your family with navigating these waters to have a more full and happy life.
Helping People Live Full and Prosperous Lives
You might be initially hesitant to seek out help and support for personal matters, but when you do, you will feel confident that you are taking a courageous first step towards getting to a better place and being a better you.
Our practice specializes in treating individuals, couples and families, and through years of experience, I’m confident that no problem is too great to overcome. Through therapy, there is always a way to address the issues you face and learn coping strategies to help you both right now and in the future.
Amanda Serrano MSW LCSWAmanda Is a Bilingual and Bicultural therapist focused on working with individuals, couples and families. She is LGBT+ Affirming and utilizes an eclectic approach to meet her clients where they are. She is skilled at working with Trauma and with people around issues of immigration
Christal McKoy Counseling InternChristal is a graduate student at Northwestern University and a counselor in training under Amanda Serrano. She is interested in working with clients who have experienced trauma using an eclectic approach. She has experience working with both adolescents and young adults.
Diana Franco MSW LCSWADiana is a Mexican-Guatemalan psychotherapist and the oldest of three. Diana is passionate about her work with Latina & Latinx mothers. She was born to immigrant parents and is dedicating her professsion to the community she represents.
Jarytza Avalos Linares MSW LCSWAShe/They/Ella Spanish/English Bilingual, bicultural, LGBT+ affirming therapist who uses a bottom-up therapeutic approach – to process body and emotional sensations to trauma, anxiety, and experiences in daily life.
New Patient Information
New Client Forms
If you are new, please feel free to fill out these intake forms before the first session. These forms can also be filled out during the first session.
Frequently Asked Questions
View commonly asked questions related to therapy with us, and psychotherapy in general. Your active participation and dedication is crucial to your success.
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