Karla Pineda

LPC Intern, LPC-A

Verified by Psychology Today
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Karla Pineda

LPC Intern, LPC-A

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

Blank Slate Therapy
5899 Preston Road
#404
Frisco, TX 75034
(214) 833-6417

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About

Holding a Master of Science degree in Counseling from the University of North Texas, Karla offers person-centered, strengths-based individual therapy for teens and adults, as well as play therapy for ages 3 and up. Offering clinical experience working in a variety of academic and non-profit settings, Karla is skilled at treating behavioral concerns, issues related to parenting and the parent-child relationship, depression, anxiety, complex trauma, (PTSD), self-injury, suicidal ideation, domestic violence, grief, acculturation difficulties, LGBTQIA+ concerns, adult OCD, and more.
Karla has pursued specialized training in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), an evidence based intervention which is shown to increase awareness of thoughts, urges and feelings, increase one’s ability to cope with intense emotions, and decrease impulsivity. As a bilingual clinician, Karla welcomes the opportunity to provide counseling sessions in Spanish.
Karla utilizes a number of evidence based modalities depending on the needs of you or your child. These include Child Centered Play Therapy (CCPT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT). Karla is looking forward to seeing you in the office soon.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $50 - $75
  • Sliding Scale: Yes

Qualifications

  • Prelicense: Texas / 86326
  • Supervisor: Megan Shelton
  • Supervisor License: Texas / 66497

Karla Pineda's Groups

Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) for Teens

ACCEPTING NEW REGISTRANTS! Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) is an evidence-based cognitive behavioral treatment that is proven effective to alleviate emotional distress and suffering. The group is open to adolescents 14-17 years old interested in developing skills that will increase awareness of thoughts, urges and feelings, increase ability to cope with intense emotions, decrease impulsivity and improve communication.

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Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) for Adults

ACCEPTING NEW REGISTRANTS! Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) is an evidenced-based cognitive behavioral treatment which alleviates emotional distress and suffering. Incorporating DBT techniques in one’s life often translates into increased self-concept, improved communication skills, healthier relationships, and a more meaningful existence. This group is open to adults interested in: Increasing awareness of thoughts, urges and feelings, increasing the ability to cope with intense emotion, decreasing impulsive and self-destructive behaviors, and learning how to effectively communicate needs.

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Location

Blank Slate Therapy
5899 Preston Road
#404
Frisco, TX 75034
(214) 833-6417

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This location is easily accessible from:

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Specialties
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Trauma and PTSD
Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Career Counseling
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Violence
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Life Transitions
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Racial Identity
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self-Harming
  • Suicidal Ideation
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

I also speak: Spanish
Age
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Toddler
Communities
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Gay Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Queer Allied
  • Transgender Allied

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior (DBT)
  • Person-Centered
  • Play Therapy
  • Strength-Based
Modality
  • Individuals

Links

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Last Modified: 21 Sep 2022
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Karla Pineda

LPC Intern, LPC-A