Rosario A. Puga-Dempsey is an Associate Marriage Family Therapist at the Couples Recovery Center. She has received degrees in counseling psychology, humanities and Spanish. She has worked with diverse populations in multiple settings. Through her extensive work with children she has developed a multi faceted approach to supporting families and parents.


Rosario A. Puga- Dempsey believes in the healing power that couples have to transform their relationship and re-invent themselves. She helps clients find a renewed sense of hope when everything seems to have crumbled. She integrates different tools to facilitate understanding, forgiveness, awareness and heal wounds in relationships. 


Her focus is in guiding you to establish meaningful and lasting changes in your relationship and family. 

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Loss & Life Transitions



Affair Recovery

Blended Families

Single parent families


Fluent in English and Spanish



Couples, Families, Children, Young Adults 



Existential, Psychodynamic, Somatic Therapy, Emotion Focused Therapy, Transpersonal Therapy , Narrative Therapy, Internal Family Systems, Attachment Based, Trauma Focused. 


Registered Associate, LMFTA #117320

The main office of Couples Recovery Center is located in the San Jose area. We have a team of amazing couples specialists ready to help with your most important relationship.

3880 South Bascom Ave, Suite 216,  San Jose, CA 95124 


(408) 459-9309


Couples Recovery Center and Couples Recovery Institute © 2018-2020. All rights reserved. The Couples Recovery Center and Couples Recovery Institute are a part of Harry Motro, PsyD, Marriage and Family Therapist, P.C., a Professional Corporation. The Couples Recovery Center provides specialized couples and marriage counseling and includes the following professionals: