Elizabeth Wagner, MA, LPCSTAFF THERAPISTMediation Department
...Elizabeth Wagner, MA, LPC Staff Therapist Counseling Program Elizabeth Wagner is a Staff Therapist with Innovative Alternatives, Inc.Prior to entering the field of counseling, Elizabeth spent 20 years as a medical administrator.Her experiences in volunteer work led her to return to school to earn a Master of Arts in General Clinical Psychology and subsequently to make a career change from medical administration to psychotherapy. Elizabeth is licensed by the state of Texas as a Licensed Professional Counselor.She
works with adult, adolescent and child clients to provide therapeutic counseling to assist clients in achieving their mental health goals.In addition, Elizabeth
teaches parenting classes to assist parents in understanding the developmental needs of their children and to help parents improve parenting skills.
Prior to coming to Innovative Alternatives, Inc.
, Elizabeth worked at a women,s shelter outreach program providing therapeutic counseling for primary and secondary victims of sexual assault and domestic violence.
Since coming to Innovative Alternative, Inc.
, Elizabeth has worked with clients responding to issues of anxiety, childhood abuse, crime victimization, grief, stress, depression, divorce, life transitions.While Elizabeth
,s theoretical base is Existential, she
utilizes various therapeutic techniques depending upon the client,s needs and preferences.Her
primary technique modalities include cognitive/behavioral and rational/emotive therapy. Elizabeth
,s ,for fun, activities and interests include motorcycle riding, fishing, reading and Native American art.