Southwest Cares is comprised of a group of extremely talented and dedicated independently-licensed behavioral health clinicians. Read more about our clinicians below.
Felicia Rivera, LCSW
Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Felicia Rivera is a licensed independent social worker based in Las Vegas, NM. She earned her Master’s degree of Social Work in 2009 from New Mexico Highlands University in Las Vegas, NM. She worked at the New Mexico Behavioral Health Institute in Las Vegas, NM for many years in a variety of positions, including as a recreational therapist, a vocational rehabilitation counselor, and finally as an advanced mental health and substance abuse worker. She later worked as a multisystemic therapist with Presbyterian Medical Services, working extensively with families and caregivers in Las Vegas, NM. Since 2012, she has worked with El Centro Family Health, an outpatient clinic in Las Vegas, NM. There, she provides assessment, psychotherapy, crisis counseling, and treatment plan development to patients of all ages, including children. Rivera joined Southwest Cares in 2015, where she provides assessment and therapy services to geriatric populations throughout northern New Mexico.