Guisela  Pinto Caballero

Guisela Pinto Caballero

Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker, LICSW
Rhode Island Not Accepting Online

I won't be available for consultations or appointments from June 21-June25th.

Updated June 9, 2021

Specialties & Expertise

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Relationship issues
  • Empowerment coaching (private pay only)
  • Self-esteem
  • Acculturation issues
  • Women's issues

Professional statement

Guisela Pinto Caballero is a bilingual therapist in Providence, RI offering therapy sessions in English and Spanish. She sees clients for depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, and self-esteem. She also has a particular interest in immigration issues and offers mental health evaluations for specific immigration cases. She is currently developing her private practice to support particular immigration cases. Guisela also offers empowerment coaching on a private-pay basis.

Guisela supports clients with depression through a combination of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, mindfulness practices, breathing techniques, and supportive therapy. She allows clients to validate their emotions before developing concrete steps for overcoming emotional and physical symptoms. She offers therapy in a safe, supportive space for clients to process their emotions and heal. In empowerment coaching, Guisela works with clients who are functioning at a high level in daily life and are ready to take their lives to a new level.

Guisela received her MSW from Rhode Island College and has worked in various settings including a hospital and a sexual assault agency. While Guisela sees clients ages 18 years old and up, the focus of her practice is individuals 25 - 55 years old.

In addition to therapy services, Guisela offers empowerment coaching and mental health evaluations for specific immigration cases.

Message to clients

Deciding to see a therapist is not easy for many people. It takes courage to take this step. This is why I have developed a safe space for you to be heard and seen, without judgement. During your time with me, you will receive the benefits of my experience, support, and the space I will hold for you.

Decidiendo ver a un consejero/terapeuta no es fácil para muchos. Por eso he creado un espacio seguro para que Ud. se sienta visto y escuchado, sin ningún prejuicio. También puedo asegurarle que Ud. recibirá todo los beneficios de mi experiencia profesional y personal, mi apoyo, y el espacio que guardare para Ud.


Depression - Sleep and energy disruption, overall mood disturbance, inability to enjoy yourself, and difficulty being motivated, amongst many other symptoms

Anxiety - Generalized anxiety (note: does not specialize in obsessive compulsive disorder, panic disorder, or phobias)

Relationship issues - Feeling unsatisfied in your partnership; communication challenges; contemplation of separation; breakups, friendships, dating

Empowerment coaching (private pay only) - Helps clients who are functioning well work towards the next level of personal and professional goals; provided for clients utilizing private pay

Self-esteem - Cultivate stronger sense of self; increase assertiveness, confidence, and self-compassion

Acculturation issues - Processing social, cultural, and psychological changes between native and adopted cultures

Women's issues - Special focus on working with women age 25-55 to process identity, relational, and professional challenges


  • Adults (24+)
  • Parents
  • Young adults (18-24)


  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Brown University Student Health Insurance (United Healthcare)
  • United Healthcare
  • Johnson and Wales University Student Health Insurance (United Healthcare)
  • University of Rhode Island (URI) Student Insurance (United Healthcare)
  • RISD Student Health Insurance (United Healthcare)
  • United Healthcare Student Health Plan

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Ongoing sessions: $97 (45min)
  • Sliding scale: $55 - $97
  • Initial session: $150 (60min)

Additional session information

Therapist's note

Guisela has a 48-hour cancellation policy for her clients.


Online Sessions (Rhode Island)
Not accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 12pm-4pm
  • Tue 11:00am-5pm
  • Wed 11am-5pm
  • Thu 11am-5pm
  • Fri 12pm-4pm
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Private Practice, 2008 - Present
Spurwink, 2012 - 2015
Psychological Centers, 2009 - 2010
St. Joseph's Hospital, 2008 - 2009
Day One, 2006 - 2007
United Services, 2002 - 2006

Rhode Island College, MSW, 2002
Bentley College, BS, 1992




Client testimonials


I felt understood during the call.

- Zencare client • January 2021

Guisela listened to me, and we set up a time to have a full session!

- Zencare client • January 2021

She was very attentive and responsive.

- Zencare client • August 2020

Guisela was very nice!

- Zencare client • August 2020

I felt very comfortable, and I look forward to my first session.

- Zencare client • June 2020

We had good chemistry, she was easy to talk to, and I felt comfortable. Guisela was knowledgeable about the areas I want to discuss in therapy.

- Zencare client • June 2020