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Angela R Viesca, LCSW, CCM, C-ASWCM, CCFP, CART

United States

LIcensed Clinical Social Worker, Certified EMDR therapist and EMDRIA Approved Consultant

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Angela is the Owner/Director of Viesca Therapeutic Services, PLLC in Round Rock, Texas. She was raised in the Midwest and attended the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, obtaining Bachelor degrees in English and Sociology with a minor in Psychology. She then enrolled at the University of Texas at Austin and received her Master of Science in Social Work degree in 1992. Since then, she has practiced in a variety of clinical settings, including acute care psychiatric hospitals, outpatient treatment centers, partial hospitalization programs, and community based mental health centers including Bluebonnet Trails MHMR and Austin Travis County Integral Care. She also has experience working for multiple managed care companies, providing behavioral health case management, medical case management, utilization review services as well as managing teams of clinicians. This has enhanced her knowledge of the managed care industry and strengthened her patient advocacy skills, increasing her ability to help members navigate today's complex health care system. 

Angela has worked with adults experiencing severe and chronic mental health problems including bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, major depression, and anxiety. She has also worked with adults that have experienced many different types of abuse/trauma. In addition, Angela has special interest in women's issues, anger management, dissociative disorders, complex trauma, adjustment disorders, parenting/life transition issues, and grief and loss issues including pet loss. One of Angela's passions is supporting other mental health clinicians as they do their own healing work. 

Strategies utilized to promote healing include trauma therapies such as EMDR, Deep Brain Reorienting, TFT (Thought Field Therapy) tapping, a mixture of parts work modalities (IFS, ego state therapy, DMNS (Developmental Needs Meeting Strategy) and attachment repair work for early life relational traumas. 

Professional affiliations include the National Association of Social Workers, the International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation, and the Case Management Society of America.  Ms. Viesca is also a Certified Anger Resolution Therapist, a Certified Case Manager, a Certified Compassion Fatigue Professional, and a Certified Advanced Social Work Case Manager.

In 2017, Angela completed the requirements for obtaining a Postpartum Mood and Anxiety Disorder Training Badge of Completion as sponsored by the Pregnancy and Postpartum Health Alliance of Texas. 

Angela is also an EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing) certified clinician and is a member of EMDRIA (EMDR International Association).  She is an EMDR Approved Consultant and able to offer both group and individual EMDR consultation services.

Additionally, Ms. Viesca has completed Level I training in Hypnosis through a partnership between the International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation and the American Society of Clinical Hypnosis. She is also able to offer Ketamine Assisted Psychotherapy through a partnership with Journey Clinical. 

Treatment Approach

Strategies utilized to promote healing include trauma therapies such as EMDR, Deep Brain Reorienting, TFT (Thought Field Therapy) tapping, a mixture of parts work modalities (IFS - (with a focus on the most adult energy present at time of session and the system as a whole), ego state therapy, DMNS (Developmental Needs Meeting Strategy) and attachment repair work for early life relational traumas.

Contact

5122934346

595 Round Rock West Dr 103 Round Rock, TX 78681

www.viescatxs.com

Insurance:

Private Pay Only

Therapy Type:

Individual psychotherapy

Details

150

Either in-person or online

TX

Accepting new clients