ABOUT KAREN ISRAEL
Karen Israel has a Bachelor's degree in Psychology and a Master's degree in Counselor Education from the University of North Texas, in Denton, Texas. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in the state of Texas and has been practicing psychotherapy both as an Intern and a certified professional since 1999. She also holds a national certification as a Board Certified Professional Counselor (BCPC).
Having gained extensive knowledge and clinical experience working with trauma victims and sexual abuse victims, Karen has a solid foundation helping individuals with severe issues. Individuals with major depression and anxiety, as well as other dual diagnoses, are treated for the emotional, environmental, and relational impacts these issues have on them. The process can be sometimes daunting, still clients can depend on her to support them while they find their way through suffering to relief.
Karen's experience has offered her a widespread understanding of self-esteem issues and personal boundary work. Clients with a desire to increase their assertiveness and ability to take charge of their lives will benefit greatly. Relationships with parents and siblings, among other family-of-origin issues, can change dramatically. She is also very interested in romantic relationship dynamics and works with clients on pre-marital, marital, and divorce issues. Whatever your relationship goals, Karen will give you the firm guidance to reach them.