Supervised by Sharon Leal, LPC-S
Laura is a Licensed Counselor Intern, working under the supervision of Sharon Leal, LPC-S. Laura works with children, ages 7 & up, teens, and young adults.
Laura is committed to helping clients meet challenges associated with anxiety, school issues, behavior concerns, depression, eating disorders, and negative thinking patterns. Laura was previously a middle school and high school science teacher and currently works as a school counselor for Azle ISD.
Laura believes in a client centered approach offering Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Solution-Focused Therapy to help clients focus on areas of concern and move clients forward in their journey toward better mental health. Laura encourages parent involvement when working with children and teens to help accomplish the goals and maintain healthy relationships.
In her free time, Laura likes to hang out with her friends and family, go on walks with her dog, and bake yummy treats.
Master of Education in School Counseling & Licensed Professional Counseling – West Texas A&M University Anticipated May 2024
Bachelor of Science in Food Science & Technology – Texas A&M University