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Stephanie Valdez,-Herrera- Owner

Licensed Professional Counselor, Certified Heart-Cerntered Clinical Hypnotherapist, & Certified Sound Bath Practioner (Auster Sound Method)

Where it all began


Educational Background

-I graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and a Concentration in Community Health from The University of Texas at San Antonio in 2008.

-Graduated with a Master's Degree in Community Counseling from The University of Texas at San Antonio in 2012.



Training ​ and Experience  


​​​-Trained in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR). EMDR is specifically designed to help the client process trauma with the use of bi-lateral stimulation.

-Certified in Heart-Centered Hypnotherapy from The Wellness Institute. Hypnotherapy can address a multitude of issues and emotions. 

-Certified Auster Sound Method Practitioner. A Sound Bath is a deeply immersive full body listening experience that intentionally uses sound to nurture your mind and body. 

-Have worked for non-profit agencies for the past 10 years addressing the following topics; domestic violence (victims and perpetrators), medical diagnosis (HIV/AIDS and Cancer), grief/loss (including miscarriage), difficult life transitions, anxiety, mood disorders, trauma (physical, sexual, emotional, verbal), parenting struggles (first time parents, parents who are highly stressed, and parent education), adjustment, and low-self wort/self-esteem.

-Have experience working with children (over 7), adolescents, to adults, and the elderly.

-Have over 5 years of experience working with the LGBTQ population in a clinical setting.

-Experience facilitating group therapy (healthy relationship groups, adolescent mediation group, groups for perpetrators and for victims of domestic violence).



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