Kile Ortigo, Ph.D.
About The Author:
Kile Ortigo, Ph.D., is a licensed psychologist in Palo Alto, California, serving adults who are struggling with stress and/or with questions about life choices and meaning, particularly those triggered by loss or trauma. His practice focuses on helping people explore deeper aspects of themselves while using these insights to live a fuller, more meaningful and value-driven life.
Dr. Ortigo provides individual psychotherapy services to adults 18 to 65 years of age. His clinical expertise includes trauma and post-traumatic stress, depression, anxiety, and substance use. He also has specific culturally competent expertise in working with sexual and gender identity exploration (particularly lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning, LGBTQ).
Carla Nasca, Ph.D., is a post-doctoral fellow of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention in the laboratory of Neuroendocrinology at the Rockefeller University, New York. Dr. Nasca received her B.A. in Molecular Biology and her M.S. in Electrophysiology from the University of Palermo in Italy. She earned her Ph.D. in Neurobiology and Pharmacology from the University Sapienza in Rome, Italy, before moving to The Rockefeller University under the mentorship of Dr. Bruce McEwen.