KAELLY J. ARELLANO, LCSW
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER / CO-FOUNDER
Licensed Clinical Social Worker, # 92593
Kaelly J. Arellano is a proud Latina and bilingual Licensed Clinical Social Worker. Kaelly grew up in Palm Springs, CA, prior to attending the University of California, Irvine to obtain her Bachelor's degree in Psychology & Social Behavior. Kaelly earned her Master's degree in Social Welfare from the University of California, Los Angeles and experience ranges from inpatient medical social work to outpatient, school-based, and field based services dedicated to serving minority communities. Kaelly is passionate about mentorship and has experience serving as a clinical supervisor. While Kaelly has provided services to a variety of individuals, she is excited to be able to create a space for people of color, break stigmas within the Latinx community, and empower individuals to build their confidence in all areas of their lives. Beyond her passion to support others in seeking their fullest potential, Kaelly enjoys singing/dancing, spending time with her family, and having her cafecito in the morning.
BRANDON A. SHINDO, LCSW
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER / CO-FOUNDER
Licensed Clinical Social Worker , #75899
Brandon A. Shindo is a fourth generation Japanese American. He was born and raised in the Los Angeles, California. Brandon is a fully licensed and insured, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, in the state of California. Brandon obtained his Bachelor's degree from the University of California, Los Angeles in Psychology with a minor in Asian American Studies. Brandon then graduated from California State University, Dominguez Hills with a Master's degree in Social Work, with high honors. Over Brandon's professional career, he has served as both an In-and-outpatient mental health clinician, clinical supervisor at a non-profit community mental health agency, and as a field instructor for graduate level Master of Social Work students. He currently also is a guest lecturer at local California State Universities' Master of Social Work Programs.
Brandon has extensive training and professional experience, and specializes in providing mental health services to communities of color.
Beyond his passion to help others through mental health services, Brandon enjoys spending time at the warm and sunny beaches of California, cooking, fishing, attending live music concerts, and spending time with family/friends.