Therapy has been shown to have benefits for people who go through it & those benefits can far outweigh any...
Group therapy consists of both teaching and processing time. Processing may revolve around an issue...
Since not any one type of therapy is the solution for all people, Tracy takes many treatment approaches into consideration to best help the individual.
These methods are explained and consented to prior to implementing them. Alternatives may include:
Tracy is married and has two adult children.
Ms. Watson began her informal training as a psychotherapist at a very young age from her father, also a psychotherapist in the community. Ms. Watson completed her formal training by earning a Master's Degree in Professional Counseling from Amberton University in 2015. She also had advanced certification in Clinical Hypnosis from the North Texas Society of Clinical Hypnosis and training in trauma and PTSD under Dr. Colin Ross. In addition, she is a trained facilitator for "Prepare/Enrich" which is a research based program used to strengthen relationships and marriages.
Her practice involves assessing current concerns and helping the individual create a new life experience. She focuses on the principles of personal responsibility for building quality of life by using a combination of cognitive awareness and unconscious approaches.
Private Practice in Dallas
Ms. Watson offers individual, family/couple, and group counseling services.
Richland Community College
Ms. Watson served as an adjunct faculty member specifically instructing students with Traumatic Brain Injuries.
Royal Creek Psychiatric Center
Worked under the supervision of J. Douglas Crowder, MD, Forensic Psychiatry, helping clients through individual, family and forensic therapies.
Lew Sterretts Dallas County Detention Center
Resolana Program Worked as a facilitator of the "Seeking Safety" program with detained females that experienced trauma or had PTSD.
Timberlawn Psychiatric Hospital - Trauma Unit
Worked under the direction of Dr. Colin Ross at this inpatient psychiatric hospital, specializing in working with patients experiencing trauma utilizing a variety of specific therapy techniques.
Carl A. Ward, PhD Supervisor
Worked under the supervision of Dr. Ward during the finalization of her internship.
Working with Roxanna Erickson, Tracy obtained certification in Clinical Hypnosis and advanced certification through NTSCH. Tracy is an active member of NTSCH and presents internally for professional teaching webinars and workshops on topics related to mental health healing using hypnotic techniques.