Marilu Sanchez

Psychological Assistant


Marilu Sanchez, Psy.D. Received a doctoral degree in Applied Clinical Psychology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology in 2013, the same year she began working at La Familia as a staff therapist in the Outpatient program. She came to La Familia with over ten years of experience providing direct services to underserved populations. Since she joined La Familia, she has served as a staff therapist for the EPSDT and ACCESS program, and now Program Manager for Another Road to Safety Program. As the daughter of immigrant parents, she understands the need to provide culturally sensitive and linguistic appropriate services to the Latino population. She is passionate and committed about breaking cultural taboos related to mental health through increasing education and acceptance.