MEET

DR. CHARMAINE L. CONNER

Counseling Approach

I believe all people, adults and children alike reach their maximized potential when provided with a safe, therapeutic environment. My approach to counseling is guided by person-centered counseling. I focus on providing a therapeutic environment for client to share concerns and facilitate growth. Most importantly I seek to develop a strong therapeutic relationship by providing genuineness, unconditional positive regard, and empathy. Overall, my goal is helping clients become aware of their ability to grow and heal.​

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Education 

Dr. Conner is an Assistant Professor at Roosevelt University and she earned her Ph.D. in Counseling at the University of North Texas. UNT is one of the top-ranked counseling schools in this area and has the largest play therapy training program in the world. She received a Master of Science Degree in Counseling with a concentration in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from the University of Memphis, and a B.S. in Psychology at Arkansas State University.  

Experience 

Dr. Conner is a Licensed Professional Counselor (TX) and National Certified Counselor (NCC) with experience providing mental health services to children, adolescents and adults in a variety of settings: residential, private practice, and non-profit agencies. She specializes in play therapy, servicing children who are transracially adopted, children who have experienced trauma, and children who have demonstrated academic and behavioral concerns.

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ASSOCIATIONS & CREDENTIALS

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