I'm a compassionate and results-driven Licensed Clinical Social Worker with extensive work experience in community mental health. I am currently licensed to provide therapy in the state of Texas. I have also worked as an adjunct faculty instructor for the UTSA Dept of Social Work teaching new to the profession social workers the skills they need to provide quality therapy services. I serve the local LGBTQIA+ community with the San Antonio Pride Center and as a board member for Fiesta Youth. I also provide pro bono mental health evaluations through RAICES to assist asylum seeking refugees.
I have helped many young people with learning to tame overwhelming emotions to improve their relationships and achieve success in school. I am passionate about helping teens with navigating difficult life transitions and situations such as performance pressure for high stakes testing, peer relationships, self-injury, family conflicts and more.
I use an individualized approach to each person I serve. I am trained and skilled in the use of several therapies including: Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Cognitive Behavior Therapy for Psychosis, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Solution-Focused Brief Therapy and Motivational Interviewing. I'm also experienced with the provision of telehealth services, crisis intervention and intensive case management. Clients have described me as caring, understanding, nonjudgemental and effective at meeting their needs.
- Stress, Anxiety
- Relationship issues
- Bipolar disorder
- Coping with life changes
I also have experience in LGBT, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coaching, Compassion fatigue
LCSW #56680 (Expires: 2020-05-31)
Kimberly has been an incredible resource in helping me deal with the storm of emotions during my divorce. I would recommend her to anyone.
She is helping my child to have better esteem and talk through teen issues and I’m grateful.