Cristina Mendez, Social Worker in Texas

Cristina Mendez, LCSW-S

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I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, with a diverse professional background including community mental health, gerontology, special education social work and advocacy, group therapy, and private practice. My goal is to assist clients to find their strengths and live an authentic life. I strive to help clients find and build a core toolbox of coping skills that can assist them through the most difficult of times.

Some of my specialty areas include Depression, Anxiety, Trauma and Chronic Illness. I use an integrative approach Including cognitive-behavioral therapy, family-systems therapy, solution-focused therapy and play therapy. In addition; I will offer the use of expressive arts, mindfulness training, outdoor relaxation and animal enhancement to help you be successful in your counseling journey.

Specialties & Clinical Interests

  • ADHD
  • Anxiety
  • Chronic Illness
  • Depression
  • Grief & Loss
  • Law Enforcement/First Responders
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Phobias & Fears
  • Self-Esteem
  • Trauma & Ptsd

Therapy Types

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Mindfulness
  • Solution-Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT)

Fees & Insurance

Cost per Session
$95.00 - $150.00
Sliding Scale
No
Pay By
Health Savings Account (HSA), Credit Card, Mastercard, Visa
Insurance Plans Accepted
Blue Cross/Blue Shield
,
Tricare
,
United Healthcare
,

Licenses & Certifications

License(s)
License #
state
Social Worker
50392
Texas
Graduate School(s)
Degree
Year Graduated
Texas A&M Commerce
Social Work
2006