Grettel Martinez

Grettel Martinez
Grettel is a Cuban native, wife, and mother of three girls. She moved to Miami at the age of 15 and studied undergraduate psychology at Florida International University. She then pursued a doctorate in clinical psychology at Carlos Albizu University, with a concentration in child psychology. Grettel is a child psychologist specializing in assessment of childhood disorders. She created Healthy Minds Psychology out of her passion to serve children. The practice has a growing team of mental health professionals dedicated to serving and helping a growing South Florida community. Follow Grettel and her team on Instagram at @psyhealthyminds.
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Special Accommodations in School: 5 Steps to Obtain Them

Now that school has started and the summer break is over, your child may face new challenges at school. As a result, teacher concerns and academic difficulties may arise. As a parent, you want...
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ADHD in Girls: What You Wish You Knew

I have been noticing that more females are seeking help for attention deficit (ADHD) in their twenties. Many of these young women are now in college struggling with anxiety and lack of productivity. Often...
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The Autism Spectrum: How Colored Is It?

Did you know that autism is a spectrum? Contrary to popular belief, not all autistic children are created equal. Autism has moved from a categorical to a dimensional point of view. High functioning vs. low...
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Miami Mom Collective Welcomes MIA Mom Grettel Martinez

Miami Hi! My name is Grettel Martinez. I was born in Cuba and moved to Miami in 1996 at the age of 15. Miami opened up a whole new world of possibilities for someone that...