PPCA is a group of therapists with extensive experience, training, and talent that provide caring, therapeutic support for families, couples, and individuals, from pregnancy through end of life. Our intention is to promote healing and empowerment through counseling services and professional psychotherapy that honor each client's culture, values, philosophy, spirituality, and faith journey.
Our therapists are trained to work in all areas of the life cycle that you might encounter, including various behavioral health challenges such as anxiety, grief, adoption, attachment, familyproblems, and changes in life situations. Our team value the importance of holistic health and wellness as well as the mind-body-emotion-spirit interconnections that impact your journey of healing.
PSYCHOTHERAPY & PASTORAL COUNSELING ASSOCIATES, LLC was inspired by The Pastoral Counseling Center of Santa Fe, founded in 1993 by
Kay Wagner, OSF, Father Jim Wolff, and Ricardo Russo, OFM.
FEES & COUNSELING SERVICES:
We accept most New Mexico insurance, including Medicare and Medicaid. For clients who have financial hardships, we will work with you to make agreements to adjust fees for services. Our staff, many of whom have advanced training. is licensed in the fields of psychology, social work, marriage and family therapy, and professional counseling. We offer bilingual services.
REFERRALS: We are not the best resource for crises that require 24/7 services. If you need immediate assistance, we urge you to call 911, Crisis Response of Santa Fe at 505-820-6333, or visit your nearest Emergency Room. We accept referrals through our confidential intake phone line, which you can reach by calling 505.988.4131, ext. 116. Messages are are checked every weekday. Your call will be returned by one of our telephone intake therapists. The intake is needed in order for our intake therapists to help make the best possible match between your needs, desires, and financial situation, and one of our therapists. Even though our procedure may involve some telephone tag, please be assured that we want to help you find a therapist as soon as possible. Please leave possible times that may be good to reach you. (For more details, please visit the Contact Us section.)
IMMIGRATION & REFUGEE STATEMENT:
Consistent with the ethical principles that mental health professionals respect the human rights, dignity and worth of all persons and peoples, PPCA affirms that it supports practical and humane immigration policies that consider the well-being of immigrants, refugees, and particularly families. This includes the provision of appropriate medical, mental health, and social services. PPCA also calls upon federal and state governments to provide sufficient funding to ensure health and social services are provided.
SERVICES OFFERED INCLUDE:
We serve individuals, couples, families, children, aging adults, and caregivers. Our therapists are trained to work in all areas of the life cycle and with various behavioral health problems such as anxiety, grief, adoption, attachment, family problems, and changes in life situations. Our psychotherapists value the importance of holistic health and wellness, as well as mind-body-emotion-spirit interconnections in the journey of healing.
SERVING CHILDREN & TEENS:
Several of our therapists are specifically trained to work with infants, children, and teens, either in one-on-one sessions or with parents/guardians, to address various behavioral health problems such as anxiety, depression, coping skills, anger management, grief, adoption, attachment, family problems, and changes in life situations.
PARENTS ARE FOREVER GROUP
Our Parents Are Forever is a psycho-educational series of groups for divorced or divorcing parents who are having conflict that affects their children. The program educates co-parents and teaches them ways to improve their co-parenting skills.