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Relucent Psychology GroupGroup practice

Group practice
Anxiety - Depression-Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)- Relationship issues-Psychological evaluations & testing -Nonmonogamy, polyamory, and kink-
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Practice Information

Relucent Psychology Group is a therapy practice located in San Jose, CA. Individuals of all ages are welcome at Relucent Psychology Group, from children, teenagers, and young adults, to those parents and older adults. The therapists at Relucent Psychology Group help their clients across a wide range of mental health needs, including helping them decrease their people pleasing tendencies and making room for their mental health. Many of the clients at Relucent Psychology Group also struggle with relationship conflicts, dating stress, and the emotions that arise when navigating society as a member of the LGBTQ, polyamory, or kink community. Relucent Psychology Group is a place where everyone can move through their mental health journey with the company of an experienced, empathetic therapist.

The therapists at Relucent Psychology Group have advanced training across many therapy modalities. Clients learn how to cope with distress through Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy. They also learn more about their patterns, including thought patterns, with Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and mindfulness practices. The therapists at Relucent Psychology Group also offer couples counseling and sex therapy for those who would like to enhance their relationships and solve what feel like insurmountable challenges when connecting with their partner or partners. They support clients to find a greater sense of fulfillment in their lives so they can feel present and joyful in their day-to-day activities.

Clients who work with our therapists leave with the skills they need to set healthy boundaries. They also learn how to break unhealthy habits, and also how to progress their grief after a major loss. Relucent Psychology Group believes in a collaborative client-therapist relationship, and strives to empower clients to make their own choices about their mental health and wellbeing.


What are your practice's specialties?

1. Carly Rushton, AMFT - Utilizing a holistic approach, she integrates cognitive-based therapies like M-CBT or DBT with emotion-focused and experiential therapies, incorporating somatic techniques, art, and nature-based interventions.

2. Nicole Bennett, LCSW - Informed by an understanding of the brain and nervous system, her work draws from diverse therapy modalities tailored to each client's unique journey towards change.

3. Jacqueline Morita, LMFT - Jackie integrates biological, psychological, social, and spiritual components, utilizing evidence-based models like CBT, Trauma Focused-CBT, and Solution-Focused Therapy.

4. Olivia Cimino, MA, AMFT - With extensive clinical training, Olivia works with adults, adolescents, and children, employing an integrative model that utilizes evidence-based treatments.

5. Cindy Stava, LPCC, CSAT - Specializing in sex dependency therapy and complex trauma, she utilizes modalities such as EMDR, DBT, and CBT to help clients navigate trauma, develop coping skills, and build intimate connections.

What services does your practice offer?

6. Noreen Raja-Halpern - Noreen has extensive experience across various age groups, focusing on anxiety, depression, stress management, family conflict, self-esteem, body image, trauma, PTSD, substance use, intellectual disabilities, school and behavioral issues, grief, and identity development, encompassing aspects like sexuality, culture, and spirituality.

7. Dr. Jenna Del Valle - With a specialization in addressing anxiety, depression, trauma, ADHD, and behavioral concerns, Jenna emphasizes creating a safe and supportive environment for each child and teen to explore their concerns.

8. Dr. Diana Samardzic - Employing evidence-based approaches like cognitive-behavioral, emotion-focused, and dialectical-behavioral interventions, Diana specializes in addressing anxiety, depression, substance abuse, interpersonal/relationship issues, grief, and complex trauma.

9. Dr. Bridget Wieckowski - Practicing full-time as an assessor with Relucent Psychology Group, she conducts evaluations in-person in the Sacramento Region and virtually throughout California.

Head of Practice's Licensure

California: 23831




Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)

Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Healing painful experiences and memories from the past

Relationship issues - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating

Psychological evaluations & testing - A broad range of tests and assessments that may be used to identify present strengths, provide diagnosis clarity, and inform treatment goals

Nonmonogamy, polyamory, and kink - Exploring one’s values in and beliefs about relationships; practicing boundary-setting, conflict resolution, and romantic or sexual relationship bonding with partners


  • Adults (24+)
  • Children (<12)
  • Couples
  • Parents
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Teenagers (13-18)
  • Young adults (18-24)
  • Loveland Therapy Fund Clients

Locations & Hours


Relucent Psychology Group is not in-network with any insurances.

Read about the benefits of seeing an out-of-network provider here.

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions:$215 (45min)
  • Sliding scale:$150 - $215
  • Couples sessions:$230 (45min)

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