Ernesto received his undergraduate degree in psychology from Biola University and received his Masters of Science degree in Clinical Psychology from Vanguard University. Ernesto has 10 years of clinical counseling experience working in settings such as group homes, domestic violence shelters, churches, and outpatient programs. Ernesto treats marriage and family relationship problems. Ernesto also treat individuals suffering from depression, anxiety and addiction. In addition, Ernesto treats families and individuals victim of domestic violence, physical, sexual and emotional abuse. Ernesto utilizes EMDR (eye movement desensitization reprocessing) to treat PTSD.
Along with Ernesto’s counseling experience, he has conducted various classes and seminars concerning relationships and mental health related topics such as parenting, substance abuse, maintaining healthy marriages, private practice social media and video marketing and managed care practices. Ernesto is an approved BBS continuing education units (CEUs) provider for LMFT, LCSW, LEP,LPCC for the state of California. Provider #PCE5662
Ernesto is currently an adjunct professor at Hope International University and has a private practice with offices located in Pasadena, San Pedro, Huntington Beach and Brea California. Ernesto also supervises three pre-licensed therapists in his private practice (California Altura Vista).
Ernesto created FYLMIT.com to help mental health professionals develop a web-based presence through video and social media marketing. Recently, Ernesto has dedicated much of his professional career helping mental health therapist learn how to market their practice through providing workshops and seminars.