Chris Ramirez MS, NCC, LPC-S
A native of Arizona, Mr. Ramirez attended the University of Arizona in Tucson, receiving a B. A. in Psychology. He received an M.S. in Counseling Psychology from Our Lady of the Lake University in San Antonio, Texas. Mr. Ramirez opened his private practice in 2002 in El Paso, Texas.
Mr. Ramirez has worked previously with Child Protective Services in El Paso and San Antonio, San Antonio Independent School District, Mexican American Unity Council, a non-profit organization in San Antonio, Pointe Residential Treatment Center in Santa Teresa, New Mexico, Juvenile Probation Department for the Challenge Program Boot Camp in El Paso and as a consultant for El Paso Independent School District. Mr. Ramirez currently teaches psychology courses at El Paso Community College. Mr. Ramirez is also an approved supervisor for LPC interns and is a member of the American Psychological Association.
-Accepted Insurance Providers: AETNA, Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Cenpatico (SuperiorHealthPlan), Cigna, Crisis Care Network, EAP, El Paso Health, Magellan, Texas Medicaid, Military One Source, Molina Healthcare, Preferred Admin, Tricare (UHC M&V), United Healthcare, Beacon Health, Crime Victims Compensation
Guillermo Gomez Jr. PhD, NCC, LPC-S
A native of El Paso, Texas, Mr. Gomez attended undergraduate school at the University of Texas at El Paso, receiving a B.A. in Psychology with a minor in criminal justice. He also received an M.A. in counseling psychology from Webster University and his PhD. from Capella University. Mr. Gomez opened his private practice in 2008.
Mr. Gomez has worked previously with the Dona Ana County Detention Center, the U.S. Border Patrol, the El Paso Psychiatric Center, and with the Job Corps. Center as an academic and vocational counselor.
Mr. Gomez currently teaches psychology courses at El Paso Community College.
-Accepted Insurance Providers: Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Cenpatico (SuperiorHealthPlan), Cigna, El Paso First, HealthSCOPE, Magellan, Texas Medicaid, Military One Source, Tricare (UHC M&V), Beacon Health, Crime Victims Compensation
Elizabeth Marrufo MS LPC Intern Supervised by Chris Ramirez MS NCC LPC-S
A native of El Paso, Texas, Elizabeth attended the University of Texas at El Paso and obtained a B.A. in Psychology. She also received an M.S. in addiction counseling from Walden University, and is a current member of the American Counseling Association. Elizabeth has previously completed her graduate internship to meet Texas licensure requirements at El Paso Counseling Associates under the supervision of Chris Ramirez. She is currently an LPC Intern under the supervision of Chris Ramirez. Elizabeth specializes in addiction and trauma, but also works with populations that include but are not limited to military, LGBTQ, adolescents, adults and couples. Elizabeth only accepts private pay clients and does not accept insurance.