Cara McLeod, MA, LPC-S

Preferred Name: Cara

EMDR Certified Therapist

Online Therapy

About Me

Cara has 20 years of experience treating patients in community mental health, residential and outpatient treatment settings. She is currently in private practice in Frisco, Texas. Cara has extensive training in CBT, MST, DBT and EMDR for the treatment of mental health issues, substance use disorders, family systems issues and trauma. Cara's focus is on treating the whole person—physically, mentally, emotionally and spiritually—and responding to each individual’s needs with intention and compassion.

Education & Experience

Baylor University, BSE Colorado Christian University, MA

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • ADD/ADHD/Disruptive Behavior Disorders
  • Addictions
  • Alcohol/Substance Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Chronic Illness/Medical Issues
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Family Issues
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders
  • Performance Enhancement
  • Personality Disorders
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Somatic Issues
  • Spirituality
  • Stress Management
  • Survivor's Guilt
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adults
  • Couples
  • Families
  • Group
  • Seniors


  • English