...founded Advancing Careers to provide high quality counseling services to individuals and organizations locally and abroad.  She is a bilingual career counselor with over 10 years of dedicated service in the field.  She brings extensive experience in counseling the culturally diverse, facilitating groups, administering career assessments, interpreting results, and successfully guiding individuals through transition and the job search.  She provides career guidance in English and Spanish to individuals from many industries and disciplines, including executives, professionals, and non-exempt positions.  She also works with individuals referred by the Department of Labor and the Department of Veterans Affairs. She is experienced in both the private and public sectors. Additionally, she provides consulting services to organizations with branch offices in Latin America seeking to implement career development programs for their employees.

Lizet has been an Adjunct Professor at the University of San Diego where she taught in the Master of Arts Counseling Program.  She has also been a facilitator for the Career Connections Program at the University of California San Diego.  Prior employment experience includes Right Management Consultants, the San Diego Community College District, and One-Stop Career Centers.  In her previous career, she dedicated over 7 years to management and human resources for a private Fortune 500 company. 

M.A. Counseling, emphasis Career Development & H.R., University of San Diego
B.A. Business Administration
, California State University, San Bernardino

National Certified Counselor
Certified Rehabilitation Counselor

American Counseling Association
National Career Development Association
San Diego Chapter for the Association of Psychological Type
Association for Multicultural Counseling & Development
International Association of Rehabilitation Professionals

International Counseling Conference

Shanghai, China
San Jose, Costa Rica


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