Klarina graduated from California State University Los Angeles with a Master of Science- Nurse Practitioner-Family Psychiatric/ Mental Health in 2019. Subsequently, she went on to finish her residency in adolescent psychiatry at Pacific Clinics, where she provided holistic care for clients and bridged the gap between mental and physical health care.
She started working at Gateways Hospital and Mental Health Center in 2019, where she began to delve deeper into the world of mental illness. She loves to work with this vulnerable population, unraveling patients’ stories, discovering underlying stressors that contribute to their conditions, and uncovering how those conditions have molded their lives.
Klarina is devoted to doing whatever she can to serve psychiatric patients and their families in their hour of need.