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Pilar Durán Soto

Pilar Durán Soto

PsychologyClinical PsycologyClinical hypnosis

Patient Demographics: Babies, Children, Adult, Eldery

"Healing your wounds of the past will help you cope in a more appropriate way in your future.

Remember, a wound has not been healed can become infectious causing a deeper wound."

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Procedures (2)

Consultation
Online Medicine

Medical conditions (50)

Anorexia
Anxiety
Codependent relationships
Identity disorder
Panic attack
Agoraphobia
Alcoholism
Anguish
Antisocial personality
Anxious or excessive eating
Bulimia
Chronic depression (dysthymia)
Chronic fatigue
Compulsive gambling
Couple conflict
Depression
Difficulty adapting
Drug abuse
Dyslexia
Emergency psychology
Fear of school
Hair loss
Hostile behavior
Hypochondria (health anxiety)
Learning disability
Lost of interest in working
Maternal deprivation syndrome (childhood neglection)
Medicine dependence
Menopause
Mourning
Narcistic behavior
Obesity
Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
Oppositional defiant disorder (ODD)
Pediatric psychology
Phobia
Poor school performance
Postpartum depression
Premature ejaculation
Psychotic behavior
Rebel child against parents
Seasonal affective disorder (SAD)
Selective mutism
Sexual apathy
Sexual aversion
Shyness
Suicidal behavior
Tobacco addition
Transsexuality
Trichotillomania
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General Info

About me

My ideology is not to make dependent patients, it is to make free people being able to be their own therapists. I provide tools to address future crises.

I offer the maximum potential on active listening, empathy, proven methods and creative proposals.

https://www.facebook.com/MejorandolaSaludMental/

Languages

English, français, Español

Education

Degrees
  • Masters in Clinical Psychology. Universidad Iberoamericana (UNIBE) - Facultad de Psicología - San José, Costa Rica. November 2012
  • Degree in Clinic Psychology. Universidad Iberoamericana (UNIBE) - Facultad de Psicología - San José, Costa Rica. December 2010
  • Bachelors in Psychology. Universidad Centroamericana de Ciencias Sociales. November 2009
Courses
  • Eating disorders management update - San Jose, Costa Rica.

  • International Conference on Homosexuality

  • 1st national and Central American Congress on Palliative Care

  • Neuropsychology Seminar

  • Training: Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory for adults (MMPI-II)

  • Workshop of psychotherapeutic intervention with patients in suicidal crises

  • Approach and update for prevention of depression and suicide

  • Course "Crisis intervention in situations of sexual abuse"

  • "Game therapy with children and adolescents" Seminar

  • EMDR Advanced Therapy

  • "Animal Assisted Therapy" Seminar

  • Comprenhensive management of adolescent care

  • Certificate in Batería III Woodcock Muñoz

  • Certificate in cognitive therapy and rational emotive behavior therapy

Trainings
  • Hospital Rotation

    National Psychiatric Hospital Manuel Antonio Chapui y Torres

  • Hospital Rotation

    Rotation: Hospital Mexico

  • Hospital Rotation

    Rotation: Rafael Angel Calderon Guardia Hospital

Professional

Licenses
  • Professional College of Psychologists of Costa Rica cod. 7716 - active

    Costa Rica

Positions
  • Costa Rican Foundation of Bipolar Disorder
  • Albernia Nursing home
  • Therapist of the employee assistance program (ComPsych)
  • Founding member of the Eating Disorders Association of Costa Rica
Publications
  • Publicaciones diversas en revistas y periódicos nacionales