My Approach to Helping
As a person living with depression and anxiety, I offer a unique understanding of the struggles surrounding recovery and the work involved.
Susan Marks is a Licensed Professional Counselor-Supervisor (LPC-S) with over 14 years of experience. She enjoys working with young children, adults, and the elderly, and specializes in treating issues related to addiction, adjustment-related issues, anxiety, attachment-based issues, bipolar disorder, depression, end-of-life issues, faith-based matters, grief, loss, bereavement, and more. Susan earned a Master's degree in Counseling from the University of Texas-San Antonio. While studying for her degree, Susan worked with underserved populations including work in the battered women's shelter, Good Samaritan Ministries, and the homeless. Susan attended UTSA receiving her degree as a second career and a non-traditional scholar. She implements elements from cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), and much more. Who we are is a compilation of our life experiences and our reaction to them. Susan believes that she can help you find the positive in situations that used to baffle you. Susan believes that with assistance anyone can create the future they aspire to. Scheduling an appointment with Susan is the first step towards that goal.