Amy is a Licensed Professional Counselor in Texas and a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in California and Texas and a board approved supervisor for both licensures. Her 18 years of experience focuses on relationship-based psychotherapy and multidisciplinary service, working with children, adolescents, teens, adults, couples and families. Amy is also Prepare/Enrich certified and trained in couples and parenting assessments.
Before starting her private practice, Amy was Founding Executive Director of the Nick Finnegan Counseling Center, a non-profit counseling center in Houston, Texas. Amy was also the Clinical Program Manager for an Early Intervention and Prevention 0-5 Year-Old program at River Oak Center for Children in Sacramento, California. Amy started her counseling work at Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston during her graduate work at the University of Houston where she earned a Master’s of Education in Counseling Psychology. Amy is a member of Association for Play Therapy and Texas Association for Play Therapy, American Counseling Association and American Association of Marriage and Family Therapists and Texas Association of Marriage and Family Therapists.
Amy’s expertise in diverse topics has been called on by KPRC News, KRIV Fox 26 News, The Houston Chronicle, The Examiner Newspapers and other news outlets.
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Supervisor (TX MFT 201270)
Licensed Professional Counselor, Supervisor (TX LPC 64545)
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (CA BBS MFC 42975)
2011 Board Approved Supervisor for Licensed Marriage and Family Therapy and Licensed Professional Counseling
2002 Master of Education Counseling Program in Educational Psychology, University of Houston, Houston, Texas
2000 Child Development Certification, National Association of Early Childhood Educators
1998 Bachelor of Arts, University of Houston, Houston, Texas