Raymond Rodriguez is a Latino clinical social worker, and a family therapist with clinical interest in immigration, diversity, LGBTQ issues, trauma, spirituality, and empowerment of the marginalized. He has held positions in several social services agencies, and most recently served as counselor faculty at Hostos Community College, a CUNY college in the South Bronx. In 2012 he founded Aldea Counseling Services, a group private practice serving the Harlem and Queens communities. Mr. Rodriguez lives in Harlem with his partner and son. He holds an MSW from the Columbia School of Social Work.