Ms. Lara is a licensed clinical social worker. Her patients include individuals and couples. She addresses topics such as relationships, parent/child dynamics, family conflicts, adolescence, anxiety, depression, grief, life transitions, caregivers, chronic illness and health issues.
Ms. Lara uses therapeutic models that include strength based, solution focused, and cognitive behavioral approaches to help patients cope and adjust with everyday life situations.
She has extensive experience training with patients and family facing chronic illness/cancer. As well as advance care planning, she assists her patients with loss and grief counseling.
Ms. Lara interests include traveling, reading, and spending her free time with her family.
University of Houston, 1999