The care, assessment, and therapy your children deserve

Brilliant Minds services children 2 years old through College-Aged. Cassandra Rivera, Licensed Educational Psychologist, offers evaluations for the diagnosis of childhood Autism, ADD/ADHD, Anxiety, Depression, Dyslexia, Learning Difficulties, and more.
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Listen, act, and transform

Cassandra Rivera is a highly experienced Licensed Educational Psychologist and School Psychologist with over 10 years of dedicated service. Her passion has always been with children as her background includes being a previous preschool teacher, and a mother of three. Specializing in analyzing children's cognitive, behavioral, adaptive, and processing profiles, Cassandra is committed to enhancing children's academic, behavioral, and social successes at home and in school. Beyond her direct work with students, Cassandra actively contributes to the field of psychology. She holds leadership positions in local and state professional associations, shaping best practices and driving positive change. With exceptional communication skills, Cassandra fosters strong partnerships between parents and stakeholders, ensuring everyone is well-informed and actively involved in a student's success. She stays at the forefront of research and technology, leveraging modern tools to optimize assessment, intervention, and communication processes.
Cassandra Rivera
Licensed Educational Psychologist, #4344


  • Anger Management
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Child or Adolescent
  • College Mental Health
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Dyslexia
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Grief
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Disorders
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Social Anxiety
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Peer Relationships
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Mood Disorders
  • Coping Skills
  • Anxiety


  • Psychological Evaluations: $750 - $3,200


Brilliant Minds is located at:

9711 Holland Street
Bakersfield, CA 93312-2772

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