Get to Know Pricila 

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Therapist & RMH Services Direct Supervisor

 

Pricila is a 1.5 generation Filipino-American, born in the Philippines and migrated to the United States in her early teenage years. She is bilingual in Tagalog and English. Pricila has been working in the mental health field for over 15 years working with adults, adolescents, and children. Pricila is a generalist with roots in cognitive behavioral therapy, person-centered approach, motivational interviewing, and psychoeducation. She also has experience working with groups and individuals using Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT). Pricila is trained in Trauma Informed Care (TIC), Mental Health First Aid, and Together Facing The Challenge (TFTC is an evidence-based model of care for children and adolescents in foster care). Pricila has experience working with youth and adults who have experienced significant trauma in their lives as well as individuals who have serious mental illness (SMI) diagnoses. She also has experience with individuals who struggle with imposter syndrome, acculturation, emotional regulation, and mood disorders.

Pricila is a Clinical Professional Counselor – Intern (CPC-I) currently accruing hours towards her full licensure. Pricila is also the Direct Supervisor overseeing our Rehabilitative Mental Health Services Program, which provides Medicaid Fee for Service Recipients with services such as Psychosocial Rehabilitation (PSR) and Basic Skills Training (BST) as a supplement to therapy and reaching treatment goals.

Pricila Longmire-Yancy, MS

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Education

Pricila earned her bachelor of science degree in psychology from Southern Oregon University. She earned her master of science in psychology from Walden University and a MBA from Western Governors University.