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Hortensia O. Sanchez, Cuban, American Psychosocial administrator, psychotherapist. Certified mental health counselor and marriage and family therapist, Florida.


Sanchez, Hortensia O. was born on October 1, 1947 in Havana, Cuba. Came to the United States, 1961. Daughter of Narciso R. and Hortensia (Paderni) Onetti.


Certified in human services, Miami-Dade Community College, 1980. Associate of Arts, Miami-Dade Community College, 1980. Bachelor of Science, Barry University, 1982.

Master of Science, Barry University, 1985.


Counselor, case manager, Advocate Program, Miami, Florida, 1981;substitute teacher, Epiphany School, Miami, Florida, 1982-1984;pediatric social worker, Miami (Florida) Children's Hospital, 1984;psychosocial faculty coordinator, Miami (Florida) Children's Hospital, since 1985;private practice, Psychological and Ednl. Center for Children and Adolescents, since 1988.


Board of directors Parent Resource Center, Miami, 1981-1984. Family ministry coordinator Good Shepherd Catholic Church, Miami, 1984-1985. Member American Association Counseling and Development, American Mental Health Counselors Association, Florida Society Oncology Social Workers, Association Pediatric Oncology Social Workers, American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, Phi Theta Kappa.


Married Valentin Sanchez, June 15, 1969. Children: Hortensia Maria, Gaston.