Guisela  Pinto Caballero

Guisela Pinto Caballero

Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker, LICSW

Accepting new clients for midday appointments; offering reduced fee online sessions to prospective clients and free sessions to frontline healthcare workers during COVID-19 (updated April 20, 2020)

Offers Online Sessions

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 15 years old and up, the focus of her practice is individuals 25 - 55 years old.

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

Message to clients

Deciding to see a therapist is not easy for many people. This is why I have developed a safe space for you to be heard and seen, without judgement. I can't promise to solve all of your problems. What I can assure you is that you will receive the benefits of my professional and life experiences, my 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

General expertise

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Ongoing sessions: $111 (50min)
  • Sliding scale: $44 - $111
  • Initial session: $150 (60min)
  • Sessions for frontline healthcare workers during COVID-19: $0 (50min)
  • Online therapy sessions during COVID-19: $44 (30min)
  • Online therapy sessions during COVID-19: $77 (50min)

Therapist's note

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


Remote video therapy sessions offered? Yes

Providence practice

205 Waterman Street

Providence, RI 02906

  • Mon Closed
  • Tue 8:00am-8:00pm
  • Wed 2:00pm-7:00pm
  • Thu 8:00am-8:00pm
  • Fri Closed
  • 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


  • English
  • Spanish

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