Spectrum offers counseling sessions for individuals, couples and families seeking lasting answers to their emotional needs and the barriers preventing them from reaching their full potential. Our approach to client wellness embraces lifestyles across the spectrum of family traditions.
Spectrum therapists focus on providing collaborative solutions for individuals with social communication challenges, including those diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorders, Asperger’s Syndrome, Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD/ADHD), and Non-Verbal Learning Disorder (NVLD). Our counseling staff has specific training and expertise to help you meet your therapeutic goals. Areas of expertise include anxiety management, life transitions, family issues, assessment and evaluation, play therapy, life coaching, and independent living. Spectrum therapists apply solutions-based therapy techniques to create the best possible experience for our clients.
Our Therapists’ credentials include Clinical Psychologists (PhD), Licensed Professional Counselors (LPC), and Licensed Master’s in Social Work (LMSW). Spectrum therapists work as a collaborative team to blend expertise and meet the full needs of our clients. Meet our staff.
What kind of therapy do you provide?
Our therapists utilize a variety of modalities based on the individual client needs and their own training and expertise including; Cognitive Behavioral (CBT), Family Systems Therapy, Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT).
Do you offer testing and evaluation?
Yes. Lisa Lasater, Ph.D. provides psychological testing and evaluation to meet the specific needs of the client. Lisa’s years of experience as a therapist as well as a Licensed School Psychologist (LSSP) mean she can guide you in determining what type of assessments you need (or if you even need assessment) based on the outcome and information you are seeking.
What can I expect at the first visit?
The first visit is usually considered a diagnostic interview. You will talk with your therapist and share your concerns and needs. The therapist will guide you through a process of questions to determine a therapeutic solution that will work for you.
How can I get started?
Just call us at 512-524-5482 or send an email to Amanda@spectrumsocial.net to let us know you are interested in counseling services. We will talk with you about your situation in a brief phone interview and assign a therapist who matches your needs. Typically, you will receive a service agreement and some enrollment paperwork in advance of your first appointment. Occasionally, you will have your diagnostic interview first then set up ongoing services.