Focused on what’s important to you

EM Consulting Consultants elicit what is most important to you and your organization and help you navigate the best way to get there.

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Our story

Relationship-Centered Consultation

We believe the process determines the outcome. In our consultation services, we practice enhancing relationship-centered care, empathic practices and humanized workplaces.

Meet the team

Like all high preforming teams, we love to work together. This means you get the best services.
holly hughes

Holly Hughes

LCSW, BEHAVIORAL HEALTH CONSULT

Deep experience from the ground up- from clinical care & integrated care systems to health plans & public policy.

mary rainwater

Mary Rainwater

LCSW, CONSULTANT

Seasoned expertise in integrated care policy, payment and legislation; foundation and health plan savvy.

sam fernadez

Sam Fernandez

LCSW, LOVE IS MEDICINE

Co-creator of EM Consulting’s most popular Train the Facilitator Courses, leads by example in teaching empathic presence and communication.

lizzie horevitz

Lizzie Horevitz

PHD, LCSW, CHIEF BH OFFICER

IBH leader in California; experienced Trauma Informed Systems thought leader.

cecilia ruezga

Cecilia Ruezga

LCSW, CONSULTANT

Practice coaching, parenting support, clinical services and supportive learning and development facilitator.

erica palmer

Erica Palmer

LCSW

Co-creator of EM Consulting’s resources and tools; writer, editor, organizer and clinician.

rachel gates

Rachel Gates

PSYD

Empathic, resilience-focused clinical services and Trauma-Informed Care consultation.

alli moreno

Alli Moreno

PROJECT & TEAM MANAGER

Practices true strength-based coaching, program development & project management; workplace culture thought leader.

saleena gupte

Saleena Gupte

DrPH, CERTIFIED HEALTH COACH

Experienced integrated care consultant; Integrative Medicine Practitioner; Holistic Behavoral Health and Wellness Coach

Healthy equity is the foundation to all the work we do.

Equity and empathy are inextricably linked. Equitable access, quality of care and health outcomes; are not possible without ensuring everyone has access to non-judgmental, empathic care, from reception to exam room.

Our Process

How we work with you

Aligning with your goals

We dig in with you, to make sure we understand what you want for your project, initiative or organization.

Establish a plan and measures

We collaborate with you to discuss strategies and
how we will measure success.

Execute, communicate and measure

We hit the ground running, communicating how and when works best for your team.

Let’s start the conversation

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