Cindy Austin 2018-04-30T22:57:51+00:00

Cindy Austin

Cindy Austin

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Experience working with Adolescents, Couples, Individuals, Families and Parents addressing the following:

ADHD, Addiction Recovery, Affair Recovery, Anger Management, Anxiety, Bipolar Disorders, Borderline Personality Disorder, Bullying, Career Development, Chronic Pain, Codependency, Confidence and Assertiveness with Kindness, Classroom Management, Co-parenting, Cutting, Depression, Domestic Violence, Divorce, Gay and Lesbian Issues, Girl on Girl Aggression, Grief and Loss, Marriage, Mindfulness, Panic Attacks, Resiliency, Relationships, Self-Image, Self Esteem, Suicidal Ideation, Teacher Training, and Traumatic Event Recovery (PTSD)


  • 15 years as private practitioner
  • 2 years as the Program Director for Education Non-Profit—Breakthrough Central Texas
  • 2 years as consultant for the Breakthrough program
  • 7 years as a secondary Spanish teacher
  • 2 years as a Crisis Counselor in a 5A high school
  • 1 year as a Middle School Counselor
  • 6 months internship in domestic violence shelter
  • 6 months internship in a MHMR crisis shelter
  • 6 months working independently for CPS
  • 6 months as a Counselor in the child and adolescent unit at
  • Integral Care (formerly MHMR)

MS, LPC, Professional Mediator, Certified Assistant Psychodramatist, ETT Practitioner: levels I, II, IV, and V, Trained in New Ways For Families® for High Conflict Couples/Families, Bilingual-Spanish Speaker and Work Shop Presenter for: Austin Independent School- Murchison Middle School, Anderson High School, St. Matthew’s Church, St. Theresa’s Church, GENaustin, Boys and Girls Club of America, AISD Region XIII, College Forward, and Breakthrough Austin

Marriage Friendly Therapist



  • 2015– Certified in New Ways For Families®
  • 2011-2013 – Emotional Transformation Therapy
  • 1994-2006 – Westwood Psychodrama Training Institute
  • 2001 – Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) Texas #17222
  • 1999 – Masters of Science (Counseling & Development) Texas Woman’s University
  • 1997 – Certified Professional Mediator
  • 1991 – Bachelor of Science (Education) University of Texas at Austin

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