Magda Rodriguez Gonzalez, Psy.D. is
a licensed clinical psychologist specializing in the treatment
of a variety of mental health conditions including anxiety, OCD
and related disorder such as body repetitive behaviors, and problems
with ineffective coping strategies and emotion dysregulation.
Dr. Rodriguez’s expertise is in evidenced based treatments
including Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT) - specifically Exposure
Response Prevention (ERP) and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT).
CBT and/or DBT is effective for those who suffer with anxiety,
OCD, treatment resistant depression, bipolar disorder, chronic
illness, and general emotional dysregulation.
During her work as a postdoctoral fellow, Dr.
Rodriguez was supervised by and trained under Marsha M. Linehan,
Ph.D. who established the Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT).
While at the University of Washington, Dr. Rodriguez contributed
to the development of the DBT training curriculum and has trained
other practitioners in the DBT approach. In addition to researching
and publishing journal articles on DBT, she has developed training
materials and trained mental health professionals in DBT and OCD
treatment. Her practice includes 1:1 therapy, group therapy, social
skills groups, as well as, the four levels provided (comprehensive)
in DBT work. The comprehensive DBT treatment is only for 18+ years
of age but other treatments are provided for adolescents and adults.
Dr. Rodriguez earned her Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology from the
American School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University
in Washington DC, where she also earned an M.A. in Clinical Psychology.
She earned her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies
with concentrations in Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Business
Management, and Spanish from Monmouth University in New Jersey.
are the fees for therapy with Dr. Rodriguez?
As with all mental health providers, the CPT
codes reflect the extent of service, but billing for appointment
is always based on time. Appointments are set up as 1 hour (up
to 55 minutes face-to-face). The CPT code for the first visit
is 90791 (1 hour face-to-face contact) for the initial appointment
and 90837 (up to 55 minutes face-to-face contact) for subsequent
appointments. The initial appointment with Dr. Rordriguez is $200
and subsequent appointments are $180. (HOW
TO CHECK YOUR HEALTH INSURANCE)
Dr. Rodriguez, like the other providers in CPE
Clinic,LLC, does not participate as "in-network" with
insurance companies. Some of our clients have had success appealing
to their insurance companies for specialized treatment and or
a higher reimbursement rate for this service.
Please also see our page on advocating with your insurance company
for specialized treatment by out of network providers.