Nosotros

Who are we?

We are a center that works towards prevention, forth righting the psychological health of individuals, couples, and families. Our team is composed of professionals who foster human development. The attention we bring to couples is orientated to solutions. We transform crisis into opportunity.

Here at Empareja, we are convinced that people grow and change every day. It is necessary to commit ourselves to take the reins of our lives and guide individuals, couples, or families in a wanted-desired direction. We help you release your deepest human potential and transform it into something transcendental.

Our Team

Leticia A. Sánchez-Gay

Leticia A. Sánchez-Gay

 Individual, Couples, and Family Psychotherapist

 Founder and Director of Empareja

 Master’s in Systemic Therapy

• Master’s Degree in Human Development

• Diploma in Humanistic Music Therapy

• Creator of the Model in Experiential-Systemic Couples Psychotherapy 

• Titular Professor at ITESO Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores del Occidente

Jean Daniel Gay

Jean Daniel Gay

• Psychotherapist for Individuals and Couples 

• Co-founder of Centro Empareja

• Master’s in Educational Technology from  Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey Campus Guadalajara

• Specialty in Humanistic Existential Psychotherapeutic Intervention

• Undergraduate degree in French and Education from Assumption College Worcester, MA, USA and l’ Université de Strasbourg Strasbourg, Francia 

• Diploma in Couple’s Psychotherapy with Humanistic and Systemic Focus

• Diploma in Multicultural Education from Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey Campus Guadalajara

• Associate Professor of English at Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey Campus Guadalajara

Alejandra Hidalgo Tenorio

Alejandra Hidalgo Tenorio

• Individual, Couples, and Family Psychotherapist

• Master’s in Systemic Therapy 

• Diploma from Empareja: Couple’s Psychotherapy with Humanistic and Systemic Focus. 

• Diploma in Narrative Psychotherapy

• International Diploma: Milan’s Systemic Psychotherapy 

• Professor of Continuing Education at ITESO

Ernesto Hernández Villanueva

Ernesto Hernández Villanueva

• Individual and Couples Psychotherapist

• Master’s in Psychotherapy 

• Diploma in Attention and Accompaniment for Teenagers

• Diploma in Couple’s Psychotherapy with Humanistic and Systemic Focus 

• Professor at ITESO

 Salvador Ortiz Galicia

Salvador Ortiz Galicia

• Individual and Couples Psychotherapist

• Quality Director of Centro Empareja

• Master’s in Psychotherapy

• Certified in Positive Psychology

• Diploma in Human-Systemic Couple’s Psychotherapy 

• Co-directing Prevention and Combat of Addictions in City Hall, Guadalajara

Adriana Garza Arroyo

Adriana Garza Arroyo

• Individual and couples’ psychotherapist

• Master’s in Human Development

• Diploma in Couple’s Psychotherapy with Humanistic and Systemic Focus

• Diploma in Logotherapy 

• Diploma in Anthropology and Ethics 

• Diploma in Development of Skills and Thought

Ana Paula Peñalosa Carretero

Ana Paula Peñalosa Carretero

• Undergraduate in Psychology from ITESO

• Diploma in Ignacious Leadership from ITESO

• Diploma in Specialized Attention in Addictions from UDECAP Unidad de desarrollo y capacitacion personal

• Diploma in Couples Psychotherapist with a Systemic-Experiential Approach 

Ana Rosa Gonzalez Gastelum

Ana Rosa Gonzalez Gastelum

• Individual, Couples, and Family Psychotherapist

• Master’s in Systemic Focus Family Therapy

• Diploma in Narrative Therapy

• International Diploma: Milan’s Systemic Psychotherapy 

 José de Jesús Esparza Ruiz

José de Jesús Esparza Ruiz

• Individual and Couples Psychotherapist

• Auxiliary Quality Director of Centro Empareja

• Undergraduate in Psychology from ITESO

• Master’s in Psychotherapy from ITESO

• Diploma in Couples Psychotherapist with a Systemic-Experiential Approach

• Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Supervision of Cases

Mercedes Muñoz Barba

Mercedes Muñoz Barba

• Undergraduate Degree in Psychology from the University of Guadalajara

• Master’s in Human Sexual Education from Mexico’s Health Ministry CEASS. Central de abastecimiento y suministros de salud

• Master’s in Health Sciences of Adolescents from the University of Guadalajara 

• Clinical Psychotherapist for children, adolescence, and adults

• Tenure Professor for the University of Guadalajara specializing in HIV / AIDS and LGBTTTIQ studies

Contact us

Contact us

Address:  Santa Teresa de Jesús #156, Camino Real, 45040 Zapopan, Jalisco, México.

WhatsApp: (33) 3846 0630

E-mail: info@centroempareja.com

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