DBT- Linehan Board of Certification, Certified Program™

About Us

Veronica Botelho, MFT

Vernoica Botelho Veronica Botelho, MA, is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with over ten years of experience providing mental health treatment for young adults, children, and families. She has completed the foundational training for Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) by Behavioral Tech (The Linehan Institute), the leading DBT training provider in the country. She is a member of a weekly DBT consultation team and is on official track for Linehan Board Certification. Veronica has also led DBT-based trainings for San Jose Behavioral Health and El Camino Hospital. Veronica holds Psychology and Behavioral Sciences degrees from San Jose State University and her Counseling Psychology graduate degree from Santa Clara University. Prior to joining the Awake DBT team, she worked with children, adolescents, transitional aged youth (TAY), and adults with co-occurring disorders in a community mental health setting. She’s also an exotic plant-collecting enthusiast and enjoys salsa dancing during her free time.