Alicia Thomas, LCSW

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Education

  • School:
    University of Houston
  • Degree:
    Masters in Social Work

Alicia Thomas, LCSW, is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, whose goal is to assist her clients in finding strength, courage, and happiness. Alicia specializes in working with young adults, adults, and couples specifically in the areas of grief and loss, trauma, and anxiety/depression. Her true passion is helping individuals realize their full potential and helping them create fulfilling possibilities for their future. In addition to experience and training, Alicia is also undergoing extensive training through the Trauma and Grief Center of Houston to help her continue her journey of working with those experiencing trauma and grief.

Alicia received her undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan in 2007, and after teaching in the classroom for several years, she realized that connecting in a therapeutic space was her true passion. Alicia then received her Master’s in Clinical Social Work from the University of Houston Graduate School of Social Work in 2012 and worked as a middle and high school counselor specializing in helping her clients cope with issues including anxiety/depression, learning disabilities, behavior management, career coaching, and mindfulness. She has experience in working with depression, grief/trauma loss, family conflict, divorce, self-harming, emotional dysregulation and behavior issues, ADHD, parenting challenges, anger management, emotional eating, self-esteem, domestic violence, and relationship issues. Her assessment and therapy approach is truly strengths-based and focused on the root cause so that healing can happen from within.

Certifications/Licenses

Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Texas State Board of Social Work Examiners (TSBSWE)- License 56521

Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory affairs- License 6801103362

Field Instructor, University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work

Accepted Insurance

  • Aetna/Cofinity
  • BCBS
  • BCN
  • Cigna
  • UBH
We verify your insurance benefits and will provide you with a cost estimate prior to your first session.

Issues

  • ADHD (Adults)
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Career Counseling
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Family Conflict
  • Financial Stress
  • Grief
  • Life Coaching
  • Marriage
  • Mood Disorders
  • Pregnancy / Prenatal / Postpartum / Perinatal
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Stress
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Weight Loss
  • Women's Issues

Communities

  • Body Positivity

Specialties

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Stress

Session Types

  • Couples
  • Individuals

Age Specialty

  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)

Types of Therapy

  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Person-Centered
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based

Faith-Based Therapy

  • Christian