Michael Contreras, LPC, LCDC

 I am a Licensed Professional Counselor and Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor. I received my Bachelor of Arts Degree from The University of Texas at Dallas and my Master of Science Degree from The University of the Southwest.

 

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 therapy but I rely heavily on an eclectic approach as well depending on the needs of each client.

 

My clinical interests include: marriage and family counseling, school difficulties and behavior referrals, adolescent issues, crisis intervention, substance abuse, PTSD, and depression. I facilitate numerous groups and skills training curriculum in various topics including adolescent first offenders, anger management, divorce and separation, parenting, and teen issues.