Luz Hernandez,
  • ASW

Mental Health Therapist

Born and raised in Oceanside, Ca, Luz graduated from a local community college with an associates in Sociology. She then transferred to Cal State San Marcos where she received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology with emphasis in family, youth and children. Luz has experience working with youth as well as college aged adults and worked as a research assistant where she helped gain information on food insecurity on college campuses. She presented the information gained alongside with a team at the California Sociological Conference to gain awareness on the issue. Luz has always loved helping people and decided to pursue a Masters degree in Social Work with a concentration in clinical direct practice. This is where she learned her zeal for breaking down barriers to mental health .

Luz is a first generation Mexican-American college graduate. She is passionate about helping people from her community and making a difference. Luz loves to spend time outdoors hiking, playing soccer, swimming and running with her dog.

Luz is very excited to be a part of an awesome team like Mending Matters and is working towards becoming a Licensed Clinical Social Worker.

Contact Info

  • Location: Meadowbrook Middle School
  • Therapists can only be reached during the hours of 7.30AM-3.30PM. In the event you are feeling unsafe or require immediate medical or psychiatric assistance, call 911 or go to the nearest emergency room. You can also call the Access & Crisis Line for 24/7 assistance at (888) 724-7240.