Cheryl Culberson MA,LCDC,LPC
Achiever* Developer* Connectedness* Consistency* FuturisticStudent Assistance CounselorRivera Elementary
I obtained my
Bachelor of Social Work Degree from Southern University A&M Baton Rouge, LA .While
working as a Social Worker in Baton Rouge, LA; I returned to college and
completed my Master Degree in Mental Health Counseling.During my career I have worked with various populations such as the school system, mental health agencies, substance abuse treatment facilities and the correctional facilities.I truly enjoy
working with the youth population. When employed at Volunteer of America, LA., I
worked as a Family Interventionist Therapist who assisted parents and children
in the school system that were experiencing life stressors.
Throughout my diligent work and consistent
drive, I obtained my Licenses as a Professional Counselor (LPC) and a Licensed
Chemical Dependency Counselor (LCDC).
I moved to
Texas in 1998, where I have been blessed to expand my skills and knowledge in the
counseling field. I began working with Metro-Care Mobile Adolescent Crisis
Intervention Team as a Crisis Therapist in 1998.
Expanding my career as a Substance Abuse Counselor in Outpatient Programs as well as in the Correctional Facilities.
After relocating to the Denton area with my family,
I worked with Denton MHMR mobile Crisis Intervention
team, University Behavior Health (UBH) and Private Practice agencies.
I am pleased
to serve as your Student Assistance Counselor at Rivera Elementary. I strive to
help students and their families maximize the opportunity for changing their thinking
and behaviors which empowers life choices. As your Student
Assistance Counselor, I hope to provide our students with the RECEIPT for successful coping skills that will EMPOWER then to overcome
barriers in all areas of their life.
Please do not hesitate to contact my office for assistance. My office hours are
Monday - Friday, 8am - 4pm. I can meet with you
email, or in person.