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Fonseca, Martha L., LCSW

Title: Clinical Therapist III

Office: FIU NeighborhoodHELP

Phone: 305-575-3890

Email: marfonse@fiu.edu

Specialty: Co-occurring Disorders, Crisis Intervention, Domestic Violence and Trauma, Families and Adults

Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

Education: Master of Social Work, Florida International University, Miami, FL

Practice Location: FIU NeighborhoodHELP1350 NW 14 Street, Ste. 300Miami, FL 33125

Department(s): Psychiatry and Behavioral Health

License: Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Ms Fonseca graduated with a Master’s degree in Social Work in 2001 from Florida International University (FIU) and became licensed as a Clinical Social Worker in the State of Florida in 2005.  She has over 10 years of experience providing mental health and substance abuse services to children, adolescents, and adults.  Her experience includes providing services in different levels of care such as outpatient, inpatient, and residential treatment settings.  In addition to providing direct services in the community, she served as either Task Supervisor or Field Instructor for FIU Social Work students completing their practicum.  Prior to joining FIU, she served as Director of the Crisis Stabilization Unit, Juvenile Addiction Receiving Facility, and Mobile Crisis Team at Banyan Health Systems. 

Awards

  • Professional of the Year Award, Florida Alcohol and Drug Abuse Association (FADAA), 2005