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Deanna Esquibel Hopkins, LPCC

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“The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.”

-Carl Jung

Deanna Esquibel Hopkins

LPCC | Therapist
Pronouns: She/Her

Deanna is an Albuquerque, NM native. She has provided mental health services to individuals and families in our community for 18 years. She received an MA in Counseling Psychology with a concentration in Drama Therapy from the CA Institute of Integral Studies (CIIS) in San Francisco, CA.

She has worked in a variety of settings which include schools, group homes, residential treatment facilities, and community mental health agencies. Deanna’s approach is warm, caring, and based on mutuality and acceptance. She has a creative approach and strives to meet the unique challenges, concerns, and goals of the individuals and families she serves.

When Deanna is not working she values time spent with family and friends. She loves soaking in the beauty of NM while taking long drives. She enjoys practicing yoga, Pilates, and meditation.


“What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to what lies inside you.”

– Ralph Waldo Emerson



  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Children
  • Adolescents
  • Sand Therapy
  • Expressive Arts Therapy
  • Attachment Based Parent/Child
  • Grief & Loss
  • Trauma Informed Care
  • PTSD
  • Individual Therapy
  • Family Therapy


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The Evolution Group Incorporated is a private counseling firm that has built its practice around the core values of integrity, authenticity, safety and honoring individuality. We work with individuals, couples and families to empower the wholeness that already lies within them

The Evolution Group, Inc.
218 Broadway Blvd SE
Albuquerque, NM 87102

Front Desk Hours:
Monday to Thursday: 9:00am-6:00pm
Friday: 9:00am-5:00pm
Appointment Required

Phone: 505-242-6988
Email: info@theevolutiongroup.com