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Hello My name is Christina Emmanuel-De Luna, CEO, LPCMH, MS-MFT, M.Ed


"Your present circumstances don't determine where you go; they merely determine where you start."- Dr. Laurent Fogel Mercy

Christina Emmanuel-De Luna is not only the owner and CEO of Rising Hope Therapy but also the visionary founder who breathed life into this haven of healing.  Her mission is deeply rooted in her passion for mental healthcare and education, as well as, her identity as a Black woman who is also part of the LGBTQ+ community.  Her commitment is to address the unique mental health challenges faced by individuals from marginalized communities.  With an illustrious 15-year career, she has become a trusted name in the field of mental health and counseling. Holding the esteemed titles of National Certified Counselor and Licensed Professional Counselor of Mental Health (LPCMH),

Mrs. Emmanuel-De Luna is a beacon of compassion and expertise. Her academic journey is marked by excellence, boasting a Master of Science degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Nova Southeastern University, a Masters in Education degree from Wilmington University, and a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Delaware.

Christina's empathetic approach extends beyond the clinical setting, as she deftly addresses a spectrum of emotional and behavioral struggles. Her clientele, comprising individuals, adolescents, and families from diverse backgrounds, benefits from her expertise in dealing with challenges such as anxiety, depression, self-esteem, relationship dynamics, women's issues, grief, conflict resolution, LGBTQ+ concerns, and navigating life transitions.

Setting her practice apart is her unwavering commitment to personalized care. Every intervention is meticulously tailored to the unique needs of each individual, reflecting her role not just as a therapist but as a trusted guide.

Beyond her role in private practice, Christina is committed to mental health educationand making counseling accessible to all, irrespective of socio-economic constraints. Her dedication to mental health advocacy is evident in this initiative, which seeks to provide crucial support to those in need.

For those seeking a professional ally and genuine support in their mental health journey, Christina Emmanuel-De Luna extends her hand warmly. Ready to guide and assist, she invites you to step into a brighter, more fulfilling future through Rising Hope Therapy.

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