Our Team


Czarina De Jesus

Associate Marriage and Family Therapist

Czarina de JesusCzarina Pangilinan De Jesus is an Associate Marriage and Family Therapist working under the direct supervision of Renee Lesti, LMFT.

Czarina truly believes in the healing power of the client-therapist relationship through genuine acceptance and attunement. Through these core values, Czarina centers her treatment around collaborative, client-focused goals and objectives. She aspires to provide a space in which both the therapist and client can be their authentic selves, explore together, and even have fun! She hopes to bring enthusiasm and warmth into the room, inviting empathy to be a central tenet of therapy.

Utilizing a person-centered approach, Czarina draws from various modalities in order to inventively implement individualized techniques and interventions that meet the client’s needs. Through this therapeutic process of discovery, she hopes to support her clients in identifying their strengths, creating change, investing in their mental health, and ultimately finding empowerment in their lives.

Outside of the therapy room, Czarina can be found singing, dancing, playing the piano, doing pilates, and baking/cooking. She also enjoys escape rooms, Disneyland-ing, trying to find the best food in SoCal, and living her best life!