Psychologist specialized in Clinic Psychology, psychotherapy and couple’s counseling. Dr. Astrid has 11 years of experience as a Psychotherapist and 9 years practicing abroad. Currently living and practicing in Ho Chi Minh City.
A session with Dr. Astrid provides a safe and empathetic environment for you to comfortably discuss your story, free from judgment. A tailored approach to each individual working to provide a unique and personal care to suit your needs. You can expect to experience an interesting combination of modern and classical psychology.
Her goal is to guide you through the process of fulfilling that innate need to find purpose, to understand ourself and to be understood by others, and ultimately to find happiness and claim control over our lives.
Dr. Astrid is fluent in Spanish and English.
Bachelors degree in Psychology, Universidad Latina de Costa Rica 2007
Postgraduate in Clinic Psychology, Universidad Latina de Costa Rica 2009
Board Certification 6496
Level I Couples Therapy Gottman Method Clinician, Gottman Institute USA in association with Relationships Institute Australia - 2018
Level II Couples Therapy Gottman Method Clinician, Gottman Institute USA in association with EMCC Center Singapore - 2018
Level III Couples Therapy Gottman Method Clinician, Gottman Institute USA in association with EMCC Center Singapore - 2019
Women Empowerment Presenter, American Chamber of Commerce Vietnam - October 2019
Costa Rican Board of Psychologist, International Certification
Central Clinic, Calderón Guardia Hospital CCSS. 2008
Costa Rican Children Protection Ministry Patronato Nacional de la Infancia. 2008-2009
Country Day International School Costa Rica. Member of Nord Anglia Education School. 2010
Private Practice Psicología para La Vida. Costa Rica 2008-2010
Private Practice Saigon Psychology & Counseling. Since 2011
Hong Kong Pura Vida Coaching. Since 2012
Mobile: +84 7982 631 67