Olivia Wedel is a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor. She enjoys working with adults, adolescents, children and families. Olivia has worked extensively with at-risk individuals and families and has experience in Addictions Counseling. Olivia is active in several professional organizations and serves on the Board for Texas Mental Health Counselors’ Association.
Olivia specializes in issues often encountered by youth and their families, such as depression, anxiety, behavior issues, and short-term crisis management. Olivia adheres to the belief that strengthening the family system is especially beneficial for kids and teens. She integrates solution-focused therapy, cognitive-behavioral therapy, reality therapy, and motivational interviewing to help clients achieve their goals. Olivia has additional training in solution-focused counseling and strengths-based approaches to therapy. It is important to her that clients feel safe and supported in the therapeutic relationship.
Olivia enjoys baking, gardening, hiking, CrossFit, and spending time with her nieces and nephews. She also enjoys teaching and has served as an adjunct faculty member in counseling at TCU.
B.S. in Human Services Counseling & Criminal Justice, Old Dominion University
M.Ed. in Counseling, Texas Christian University
Ph.D. in Counseling and Counselor Education, Texas Christian University