Gabriela (Gaby) Garcia, LPC
My name is Gaby Garcia and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor. I received my Bachelor of Science Degree from Texas Christian University and my Master of Science Degree from Texas Woman's University. I have a PSY D from the USC for Professional Studies Distance Learning Program.
I provide counseling services in both English and Spanish. My client population includes children, adolescents and adults. I work with individuals as well as families.
My theoretical approach is cognitive-behavioral and solution focused. I am also trained in trauma-focused cognitive behavioral therapy for children and PCIT.
My clinical interests include: sexual abuse survivors, domestic violence, school difficulties, adolescent issues, crisis intervention and depression. I also work with individuals that have been diagnosed with diabetes -helping teach better management and control.
Cherry Weaver, LCDC, LPC
My name is Cherry Weaver and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor. I received by Master's Degree in Counseling from Amberton University in Garland, Texas. My specialized areas of practice include: chemical dependency, adult children of alcoholics/addicts, abuse issues, domestic violence, depression, grief counseling, anger management, couples/marital counseling, and group therapy.
I utilize cognitive-behavioral therapy, which is based on the theory that our emotions and behaviors are influenced by our beliefs and thoughts. I also utilize "Motivational Interviewing", which is a trans-theoretical approach. In this approach, therapeutic interventions "meet the clients where they are at" in their readiness to change - utilizing the "Stages of Change" theory.
Demarque Mitchell, LCSW
My name is Demarque Mitchell and I
am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. I received my Bachelor's Degree in Criminal
Justice from University of North Texas in Denton, and my Master's Degree in
Social Work from the University of Texas at Arlington.
My client population
includes: children, adolescents and adults. I provide individual, group, and family therapy. I have experience working in a
psychiatric day hospital and an inpatient mental health hospital.
My theoretical approach is cognitive- behavioral therapy and
solution focused. I also provide trauma focused cognitive- behavioral therapy. I
utilize an eclectic approach depending on the needs of each client.
My clinical interests include: marriage
and family therapy, adolescent issues, school difficulties and behavior
referrals, depression, anxiety, grief and loss, trauma (PTSD), anger
management, and substance abuse.
I am committed to empowering others
by building trusting therapeutic relationships. I look forward to working with
you and your family.
Veronica Carbajal, LPC
Kimberly Slavich, LPC
My name is Kimberly Slavich and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor. I received a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Texas Christian University and my Master’s Degree in Counselor and Development from Texas Woman’s University.
My client population: children, adolescents and families. I have worked with individuals and families in psychiatric day treatment and in the special education setting within local independent school districts. I have provided individual, family and group therapy.
My theoretical approach is cognitive behavioral and client centered. I have training in sensory processing disorder.
My clinical interests include: anxiety, depression, trauma, attachment, school difficulties and behavior referrals, anger management.
Jodie Bryce, LCSW
My name is Jodie Bryce and I
am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. I have a Bachelor’s and a Master’s degree
from the University of Texas at Arlington. I also have a Masters in Business
Administration from Texas Women’s University. I work with children,
adolescents, and families in Spanish and English. I enjoy doing individual
sessions as well as family therapy.
I have worked in psychiatric
in-patient and out-outpatient hospitals, schools, community centers and
churches in the metroplex. I have training in Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Christian
counseling, Anger management, Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavior Therapy, and
Substance Abuse treatment. My clinical interests include depression, anxiety, domestic
violence, substance abuse, grief and loss issues, anger management, and music
and art therapy.
I believe that as humans we
learn better by doing rather than just talking. That is why, I incorporate art,
music and other hands on activities to help a client better understand the new
life skills discussed. I hope to journey alongside you and help you learn the
tools you need to successfully navigate the storm you may be facing to find
peace and wellbeing.