Cynthia R. Carter, M.S., LPC-S, LMFT, Marriage & Family Therapist in Houston
Life can present challenges that leave us feeling confused, hopeless & broken. My role as your therapist is to help you put the pieces of life back together by utilizing your own personal strengths & resources. I embrace a compassionate, encouraging & collaborative approach which centers you as the expert of your life while I inspire & empower you to move through life's complexities in positive & healthy ways. My personal philosophy is to live life on and with purpose... honoring ourselves in this way leads to amazing growth, fulfillment and success!
I'm a Licensed Professional Counselor and Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, currently in private practice. I have extensive experience working with youth & families since 1992 facing adjustment, behavioral & parenting problems. I perform specialized services with couples experiencing communication, conflict & trust issues and with adults dealing with mood, anger & life issues. CPS & juvenile justice provider.
Currently accepting Licensed Professional Interns working towards clinical licensure.
Call or Email Cynthia R. Carter, M.S., LPC-S, LMFT for a free phone consultation now - (281) 746-3406

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 5 Years
  • School: Our Lady of the Lake University
  • License No. and State: 66621 Texas

Finances

  • Avg Cost (per session): $110 - $140
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
  • Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Beacon
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • CHIP | Children's Program
  • Cenpatico
  • Cigna
  • Employee Assitance Programs (EAP)
  • Magellan Behavioral Health
  • Medicaid
  • Molina
  • Optum
  • TRICARE
  • Traditional Medicaid Health Plans
  • United Medicaid & CHIP
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • ValueOptions
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • License No. and State: 66621 LPC Texas Board of Examiners
  • License No. and State: 201571 LMFT Texas Board of Examiners

Specialties

  • Relationship Issues
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Family Conflict

Issues

  • ADHD
  • Adoption
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Grief
  • Infidelity
  • LPC Intern Clinical Supervision
  • Life Coaching
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Spirituality
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teen Violence
  • Trauma and PTSD

Mental Health

  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders

Client Focus

Age

  • Toddlers / Preschoolers (0 to 6)
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Gottman Method
  • Narrative
  • Play Therapy
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Trauma Focused

Modality

  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Last Modified: 16 Jan 2017
Cynthia R. Carter, M.S., LPC-S, LMFT, Marriage & Family Therapist in Houston

Cynthia R. Carter, M.S., LPC-S, LMFT

Marriage & Family Therapist