To request an appointment with Dellissa:
“Participating in therapy takes a lot of courage. My role is to help you and your family navigate life’s challenges, while creating a foundation of trust to foster constructive growth and self-empowerment.”
Dellissa considers herself an eclectic therapist. She adopts interventions from various therapeutic modalities to best suit her client’s needs, while utilizing a person-centered approach.
Dellissa has a wealth of experience working with children and families in various settings such as healthcare hospitals, schools, and community centers. She has always been passionate about working with children, as she comes from a long lineage of educators and mentors who inspired her decision to become a therapist. She believes that play is an invitation into the child’s inner world, empowering them to express their feelings organically.
Dellissa completed her practicum and internship at Family Houston working with children, adults, families, couples, and adolescents.
Anxiety – Separation, Social, Generalized
Education and Associations
Bachelor of Science
Health Sciences, Sam Houston State University
Master of Arts
Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Northwestern University