Sonya G Edwards (formerly Adams), LCSW-S, LCDC, MAC, SAP, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Houston
"Dare to live the life you have dreamed for yourself. Go forward and make your dreams come true." Ralph Waldo Emerson. As an experienced LCSW and LCDC, being a therapist with an honest approach with my clients is important to me. I believe in providing a good therapeutic experience for clients with mental health issues. My experiences include providing services to Individuals, Couples, the LGBTQ community, Transgender / Gender Dysphoria and those affected by addiction issues. I have clinical experience in dealing with clients in crisis providing appropriate crisis intervention services. My recent training includes EMDR.
Clients with mood disorders, including depression, anxiety and bi-polar diagnosis. My experience with transgender clients and LGBT began in 2007 as I provided substance abuse treatment for LGBT clients. Services for transgender clients with transitioning through individual sessions and group therapy.
I am DOT-SAP Certified and will help you through the SAP process. I also conduct alcohol and drug, SALCE evaluations and assessment and provide evaluation letters to probation officers, attorneys, etc. for in-state and out-of-state DUI / DWI offenses.
Take the first step to help. Call or Email Sonya G Edwards (formerly Adams) now - (713) 568-6703

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 6 Years
  • School: UH Graduate College of Social Work
  • Year Graduated: 2009
  • License No. and State: 53752 Texas

Finances

  • Avg Cost (per session): $100 - $120
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
  • Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans
  • BDA / Morneau Shepell - EAP
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Lifeworks EAP
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • UT - EAP
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • License No. and State: LCDC - 8954 Texas Dept of Health and Human Services
  • Certificate: NAADAC/Substance Abuse Prof. (SAP)
  • Certificate Date: 2012

Sonya G Edwards (formerly Adams)'s Groups

Transgender Group Therapy

Group provides as safe environment for people who are at any stage of their transition.

More about this group

Specialties

  • Anxiety
  • Mood Disorders
  • Transgender

Issues

  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Codependency
  • Depression
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Substance Abuse

Mental Health

  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Thinking Disorders

Sexuality

  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Age

  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)

Categories

  • Bisexual Clients
  • Gay Clients
  • HIV / AIDS Clients
  • Heterosexual Clients
  • Lesbian Clients
  • Transgender Clients

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • EMDR
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Interpersonal
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Person-Centered
  • Psychodynamic
  • Reality Therapy
  • Strength Based

Modality

  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Last Modified: 11 Aug 2017
Sonya G Edwards (formerly Adams), LCSW-S, LCDC, MAC, SAP, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Houston

Sonya G Edwards (formerly Adams)

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-S, LCDC, MAC, SAP