Paulina Ponce is a Clinical Child Psychologist with a Master’s in Counseling Education and a certification in Child Psychology. She is the Executive Director and one of the founders of the Azulado Foundation. Paulina has over 20 years of private practice and school counseling experience. She has published multiple children’s books in order to raise awareness and prevent child abuse and harassment in school environments. One of the books, Uncomfortable Secrets, was nominated as the Best Publication in Latin America by the IDB’s Alas Foundation. She is also an ACT trainer, which is a parenting support program. She was certified through the American Psychological Association to help parents and children foster healthier relationships. She is trained in Theraplay® and certified in the Circle of Security Assessment and Treatment Planning. She is one of the founding members of Pa’Arriba Foundation in the U.S.