About Nelva Segura

Nelva Segura, APCC #8449


Nelva Segura is an APCC (APCC #8449) at Desert Marriage and Family Counseling.  She was born and raised in the Coachella Valley. Nelva holds two B.A. ‘s in Criminology, Law and Society and Social Ecology from UC Irvine. After taking a two year break she went back to school to pursue and obtain an M.S. and PPS from California State University, San Bernardino. Nelva’s goal has always been to serve the people in the Coachella Valley. She has seen the importance and necessity there is to have mental health clinicians serving our valley. Nelva is fluent in English and in Spanish and enjoys working with children, teens, and adults.


“The point is not to pay back kindness, but to pass it on”- Julia Alvarez