Milly Altamira, LMSW (MD, NY), LCSW-C (NM)
Student Assistance Clinician
Milly is available via televideo or in person on the JHU East Baltimore campus.
Milly (she/her) earned her master’s degree in Social Work from Columbia University. She enjoys working with students of all backgrounds and specializes in working with international students.
Prior to joining Johns Hopkins, Milly provided therapy to immigrant and diverse populations. As a first generation Mexican-American, Milly provides counseling rooted in cultural humility and with a trauma-informed approach. Milly focuses each session on the individual’s strengths and uses cognitive behavioral therapy, mindfulness-based theories, and dialectical behavioral therapy techniques to help individuals manage their anxiety, depression, ADHD, stress, and life transitions. Milly provides sessions in Spanish or English. She aims to create a safe, non-judgmental space where students can learn skills and overcome challenges. In addition to providing counseling, Milly plans programming in order to support international students.