Amare’s Vision

A culture in which WE ALL care for young children’s social-emotional health with the SAME HIGH STANDARDS as their medical health.

Amare’s Mission

To cultivate the highest standards for young children’s social-emotional wellbeing, and for the adults and professionals who support them.

Dr. Diana Bermudez

Licensed Professional Counselor in Virginia, Doctor in Counseling, Registered Art Therapist, Infant Mental Health Specialist, Children’s Yoga Instructor…

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Counseling and Education for Professional Development




Conference Participant

“Dr. Bermudez was fantastic! The information was relevant and so very helpful, presented in an engaging manner.”

Mental Health Consultation Client

“Dr. Bermudez is compassionate and has a deep love for early childhood”

Webinar Participant.

“I am very thankful for this webinar.
I will carry the mindfulness with me.”

Conference Participant

“Dr. Bermudez gave me the language to use with children and parents when talking about racial-cultural differences and discrimination.”

Current and former clients include

The Partnership for People with Disabilities of Virginia Commonwealth University
Bambini Play and Learn Child Development Center
The Source for Learning
Create Calm Inc. for the National Gallery of Art
Northern Virginia Family Services Head Start Programs
Campagna Center’s Head Start Programs
Culpepper Human Services Head Start Programs
Kids in Need of Defense
Southwestern College
Arlington Pediatrics

Conference presentations include

National Research Conference on Early Childhood
Virginia Early Intervention Professional Development Center’s Conference
Early Childhood Mental Health Institute
Virginia Head Start Association Conference
American Art Therapy Association Conference

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