Dr. Carolyn Jean Litteral, LPC-S, LCDC, MAC

(she, hers)

EMDR Certified Therapist

EMDR Consultant

Online Therapy

About Me

I am an Licensed Professional Counselor- supervisor, Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor, and a master addiction counselor. I earned a bachelor’s degree in Psychology and Criminal Justice from Texas Woman’s University, a master’s degree in criminal justice from Tarleton State University, and a master’s degree in counseling from Southern Methodist University. I also earned a doctorate in Counselor Education and Supervision and was a contributing faculty for CACREP accredited Walden University. I have experience and passion for working with adults, couples, and families. I believe that all people have the right to be heard, have the ability to heal, and get to “write their own story.” I also have passion and skills for teaching in counselor education and criminal justice. I have been trained in Gottman Levels 1, 2 & 3, couples and addiction recovery, and working with complex couples. I am a Gottman educator and hold 7 principles marriage seminars. I have an extensive background working with complex couples, trauma (specifically childhood sexual abuse), addiction, PTSD, LGBTQ +, chronic mental illness, families, self-esteem and self discovery. I have also been trained in sex therapy by the Buehler institute and conduct sex therapy. I have been trained in and use Gottman method, am certified in EMDR, am an approved EMDRIA consultant and basic trainer, use trauma-informed methods, motivational interviewing, DBT, solution-focused therapy, CBT, emotion-focused therapy and many more methods!!

Education & Experience

BA- Psychology/Criminal Justice MA - Criminal Justice MS- Counseling PhD Counselor Education and Supervision

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • ADD/ADHD/Disruptive Behavior Disorders
  • Addictions
  • Alcohol/Substance Abuse
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Chronic Illness/Medical Issues
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Domestic Violence
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Issues
  • Gender Identity
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Moral Injury
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders
  • Performance Enhancement
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobias
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychotic Disorders
  • Race, Culture, Ethnicity Issues
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Somatic Issues
  • Spirituality
  • Stress Management
  • Survivor's Guilt
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • Children (4-12)
  • Correctional Facility
  • Couples
  • Families
  • First Responders
  • Group
  • Immigrants
  • Juvenile Correctional Facility
  • LGBTQ+
  • Residential Treatment Facility
  • Seniors
  • Underserved
  • Veteran Center
  • Veterans/Military

Language

  • English

Insurance

  • Does Not Accept Insurance