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Dr. Olivares has lived in Henderson, Nevada since 2012 and is a native of Los Angeles, California. She completed her undergraduate studies at California State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology. Upon completion of her Bachelor’s degree, Dr. Olivares began working in the mental health field after graduating from CSULA, at a community outpatient clinic in Commerce, California. Dr. Olivares earned her doctoral degree in Applied Clinical Psychology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology in 2014 and has been a licensed psychologist in Nevada since June 2016.


Dr. Olivares completed her graduate training in Nevada through the Nevada Psychological Association’s Training Consortium. She completed her pre-doctoral internship and post-doctoral fellowship under the supervision of Dr. Lindsey Ricciardi, PhD, with a specialization in the treatment of eating disorders and weight-related concerns. In addition, Dr. Olivares has been trained to treat other common co-morbid disorders, such as, depression, personality disorders (i.e., Borderline Personality Disorder), and anxiety-related disorders (OCD, Social Anxiety, Specific Phobia). 


Dr. Olivares served 2 years as Secretary of the Southern Region Board of the Nevada Psychological Association (2015-2016, 2016-2017). She continues to ensure community involvement in issues of eating disorder awareness, immigration research, and mental health in minority or marginalized groups. Dr. Olivares co-sponsored AB-132 alongside Assemblyman Edgar Flores (NV) which was signed into law in 2021 by Governor Steve Sisolak. Dr. Olivares is fluent in Spanish. 

Dr. Olivares is a member of the American Society of Reproductive Medicine which provides support and trainings for mental health professionals who provide psychological services in the field of reproductive medicine. Other membership affiliations include the Nevada Psychological Association and the National Latino/a Psychological Association. 

Most recently, Dr. Olivares accepted a position as an executive board member of Bridge Counseling Associates, a non-profit, community mental health clinic. 

  • The Chicago School of Professional Psychology

  • California State University, Los Angeles

  • Adolescents and Adults

  • Evidence-based and culturally-informed therapies (CBT, DBT, FBT, CBT-E, CBT with ERP)

  • Eating Disorders

  • Depression and mood-related disorders

  • Personality Disorders

  • Anxiety-related disorders 

  • Immigration evaluations (601-A, 601 Waiver, U-Visa, VAWA, and Medical Disability Exception N-648)

  • Surrogacy evaluations and psychoeducation

  • Bariatric surgery assessments



If you have any questions, please free to contact me by email or phone. Appointment required for consultation or treatment. 


(702) 350-1594 (confidential)


1070 W. Horizon Ridge Pkwy

 Suite 210

Henderson, Nevada 89012


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