Meet The Clinical Team
Jason Smith is a Licensed Psychological Associate (LPA) practicing under the supervision of Dr. Christina Della Nebbia. He has worked in the mental health field for more than five years and has provided a variety of services to his local Denton County community as well as communities in rural East Texas. Jason graduated from Texas A&M University – Commerce (TAMUC) in 2018 with a Master’s of Science in Applied Clinical Psychology and began his career during his graduate studies providing assessment and diagnosis at the TAMUC Community Counseling and Psychology Clinic.
After graduation, Jason moved back to Denton County and served as a residential counselor at a psychosocial rehabilitation facility for three years where he helped rehabilitate individuals experiencing mental health crises. Afterwards, he served as a house manager playing a vital role in the development of the programmatic structure of a safe house providing mental health services and more to young men who have survived sexual exploitation and sex trafficking. Jason has a wealth of experience treating and testing individuals with PTSD, bipolar disorders, depression, anxiety, and substance use disorders.
“I am proud and excited to be working with this fantastic team of professionals here at Real Hope Real Help! My aspiration is to use my expertise to give back to my community and help folks in need get back to living happy and healthy lives.”
Cintia Martinez is a Licensed Psychological Associate. She is currently under the supervision of Dr. Christina Della Nebbia. She graduated from the Texas A&M University-Commerce in May 2022. During her graduate career, she was trained in conducting assessments and providing therapeutic interventions, specializing in Cognitive Behavior Therapy. She completed her graduate internship at Terrel State Hospital, providing short-term mental health services for adolescents and adults with severe mood disorders as well as leading psychotherapy groups.
Prior to her role as an LPA, Cintia worked with individuals on the Autism spectrum as a Registered Behavior Technician for four years. As an RBT, she led social skills groups, provided one-on-one therapy, and provided parent training.
Currently, she is specializing in treating anxiety, depression, and behavior regulation for children, adolescents, and young adults.