Lizeth Barrios is a Lead Geriatric Case Manager with CJ & Associates Care Consulting, a Certified Dementia Practitioner, and is bilingual in both Spanish and English. Lizeth graduated from Mount Saint Mary’s University with a M.S., in Counseling Psychology with an emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy. She graduated from California State University, Northridge with a B.A. in Psychology and a minor in Anthropology. Lizeth enjoys being a part of a diverse community and is a member of ALCA.
Her education in Anthropology and Marriage and Family Therapy, makes her culturally knowledgeable, skilled in dealing with diverse communities, and aware of the effects that different cultural backgrounds can have on the family dynamic especially with families living with dementia.
Through her family’s personal experience and witnessing her grandmother battle Dementia without any professional guidance, Lizeth has grown a special interest in assisting client’s and their families with issues related to memory loss. She aspires to continue her professional growth by enhancing support and care to client’s, families and caregivers affected by all types of dementia.
She is a caring individual who is passionate and eager to help her client’s and their families find the silver lining during times of misgivings. Lizeth believes in a person-centered approach when creating her clients care plans. This enables her to ensure and promote their quality of life while advocating and serving as a liaison for the family.