Dr. Maria Zayas-Bazan is a bilingual (English/Spanish) Licensed Clinical Psychologist with the Miami Psychology Group, formerly known as the Orlandini Psychology Group. Her theoretical orientation is Cognitive Behavior Therapy and Cognitive Behavior Marriage Counseling. She is also a hypnotherapist with an excess of 70 hours of training. Dr. Maria Zayas-Bazan's treatment approach is one of collaboration to empower my clients and to be a catalyst for positive change teaching the skills required to reach specified goals. Her style is to treat each client with a sense of acceptance, openness, genuineness and unconditional positive regard.
Dr. Maria Zayas-Bazan has 24 years of experience working in a clinical capacity and have extensive training and experience in the treatment of mood disorders, emotional dysregulation, trauma, marriage counseling, issues of infidelity and betrayal, stress management, coping with illness and complicated grief.
"I pride myself in my relationship with my clients and view each as an individual, not just a diagnosis. My personal motto is “Allow hope into your heart”."
Dr. Maria Zayas-Bazan has a Masters Degree and a Doctoral Degree from the Carlos Albizu University. She was a post-doctoral psychology fellow at the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital and was honored by being elected Chief Fellow. Dr. Maria Zayas-Bazan has been an advocate, consultant, guest speaker, and emcee for various organizations and have appeared on local news and CNN in Spanish.