Christina Corona-Salinas is a Registered Addiction Counselor specializing in the treatment of adults and adolescents struggling with substance use disorders. In her role as Case Manager, Christina is dedicated to creating a safe and comfortable environment for clients, fostering their progress in recovery. Christina plays a critical role in supporting our patients removing barriers to help them achieve longevity in recovery by empowering patients and their families to maximize independence and personal growth. With a Master’s Degree in Psychology, Christina’s versatility of knowledge and experience allows her to provide comprehensive care and support our patients and their families.
Christina comes to the Peninsula Health Center team fueled by her unwavering dedication to the mission and a desire to give back to her own community. As a Palos Verdes native, she feels a strong connection to the community we serve and a dedication to providing quality care to our patients. With three years of experience in substance use treatment, Christina has worked extensively with adults and adolescents in Partial Hospitalization Programs and Intensive Outpatient Programs. Her expertise in this area is augmented by her certification as a Registered Addictions Counselor, showcasing her commitment to providing specialized care in addiction treatment.
Christina holds a Bachelor’s degree in Rehabilitation Services and a Master’s degree in Psychology. She is currently pursuing a Master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy, further expanding her expertise in the field. Her educational foundation enables her to approach patient care from a holistic perspective, addressing both individual needs and the dynamics of family relationships.Christina’s dedication to providing comprehensive care, her commitment to ongoing education, and her desire to make a positive impact in her community make her an invaluable asset to our team. She strives to support individuals on their journey to wellness, helping them regain control of their lives and fostering their overall well-being.
Beyond her professional endeavors, Christina maintains a well-rounded lifestyle. She prioritizes her own well-being through weight lifting and cycling, prioritizing physical fitness as an essential component of her self-care routine. She also cherishes quality time spent with her family and loved ones, recognizing the importance of nurturing personal relationships.