Daria Portillo is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist working in Silver Lake and Glendale. She graduated with a Bachelor in Literature, with a Creative Writing Concentration from UC Santa Cruz. She earned a Master in Clinical Psychology from New College of California with a Feminist Clinical Emphasis. She interned as an elementary school counselor through University of San Francisco Center For Child and Family Development. In addition, she treated adults and couples at New Perspectives Center for Counseling using a Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Behavioral Therapy approach. At Family Service Agency, she worked as a preschool mental health consultant.
Daria Portillo sees individuals and couples and families in her private practice and guides them through difficult life transitions. She empowers people to find their voice when they feel scared or stifled by their past. She motivates people to express with their needs and emotions so they can feel free to relate to others in an authentic way.
My fee is is $130 for a 50 minute session. I accept cash, Paypal, Venmo or check. I currently take MHN HMO insurance. In addition, I can provide a superbill for you to submit to PPO insurance.
If you do not show up for your scheduled therapy appointment, and you have not notified us at least 24 hours in advance, you will be required to pay $60 for the missed session.
To determine if you have mental health coverage through your insurance carrier, the first thing you should do is call them. Check your coverage carefully and make sure you understand their answers. Some helpful questions you can ask them: