Stefanie has the heart of a social worker and a genuine passion for working with older teens and adults. She works extremely hard to create a safe, laid-back, and non-judgmental atmosphere for clients as they engage in the therapeutic process. Stefanie understands it can often be difficult to be the captain of your own ship, especially upon graduation from high school into college, and college into adult responsibilities. She also knows adults wear many hats as employees, spouses, or parents, and she loves helping adults rediscover themselves amongst these pressures. As a partner in therapy, Stefanie enjoys helping clients feel empowered to take emotional control over their lives.
Stefanie specializes in working with older teens and adults experiencing: Anxiety Disorders | Depression | Low Self-Esteem College Stress | Career Stress
Background and Experience
Stefanie has experience working with teens and adults in a variety of professional settings. As a therapist for Cumberland Family Services, she provided counseling services to teens living in the foster care system. She also provided counseling services to adults through Cumberland’s Outpatient Mental Health Clinic. Stefanie gained inpatient experience at the North Texas State Hospital, where she worked with individuals diagnosed with Co-Occurring Psychiatric and Substance Abuse disorders. Currently, Stefanie is transitioning as a therapist to help older teens and adults discover their place in the world and work through college and career stresses.
Education and Training
Stefanie obtained a Master of Science in Social Work at The University of Texas at Austin. Hook ‘em Horns! She is currently working on her ninth year of service as a mental health professional, serving as a Master Level Social Worker and Licensed Clinical Social Worker.
Outside of work, Stefanie enjoys spending time with her husband Sam, who is also a therapist, and her larger-than-life Czech family. She loves playing with her three dogs, attending live concerts, and supporting her Texas sports teams.
Jessica Burrows MA, L.P.C., CFLE Director of NextGen Counseling in Flower Mound, Texas. NextGen Counseling provides child therapy, teen therapy, adolescent counseling and young adult therapy