Lupe A. SchneiderLicensed Professional Counselor - Supervisor
Lupe A. Schneider
Licensed Professional Counselor - Supervisor
Lupe received both her Bachelor of Arts in Spanish and her Master’s Degree in Professional Counseling from West Texas A&M University in Canyon, Texas. She received her state license in 2001 and is also a State Approved LPC supervisor.
Lupe has worked primarily with children and adolescents and their families via positions at Texas Panhandle Centers-Children and Adolescent Services, Cal Farley’s, and Amarillo Independent School District. She was previously employed at Family Support Services as the Manager of the Crisis Shelter and completed her practicum while here during her Master’s studies working with groups, couples, and individuals. Prior to completing her Master’s, she worked as a Community Corrections Officer and in the prison system as an Educational Tester.
Lupe has worked with clients with a wide variety of issues such as anxiety, depression, bipolar, grief, trauma, adjustment, divorce, and other mental and behavioral problems. She was an approved Cognitive Behavior Therapist via the Beck Institute while employed at Texas Panhandle Centers. She has been trained in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavior Therapy and is completing certification hours. She is working on completing consultation hours in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing as part of the certification process.
Lupe is also a Batterer’s Intervention Program Facilitator and has been trained and approved as a Youth Mental Health First Aid Instructor.