Marizayda earned her Bachelor’s of Science in Psychology and earned her Master’s of Science in Marriage, Couple, and Family Counseling with certificates in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and Play Therapy. Prior to being a counselor Marizayda was an Orange County Public School “High Impact” high school teacher and a Valencia College faculty instructor. Marizayda has a passion for the expressive arts and working with trauma. While completing her master’s degree, she received training in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Play Therapy, and Sand Tray.
Marizayda is currently a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in Florida and Registered Play Therapist.