Veronica Lockett, LMSW is a Licensed Master Social Worker and candidate for her clinical license. She earned her master’s degree from TexasStateUniversity in 2009 and has experience working with victims of crimes, such as domestic violence, sexual assault and human trafficking. Additionally, Mrs. Lockett has experience in offender re-integration. Such experience includes assessment, providing informal counseling, developing coping skills, assisting client in identifying positive supports and focusing on the preferred future.
Her focus includes working with adult, children, teens and their families using modalities such as family and group therapy, filial and interactive problem solving. Clients are encouraged to express their story to find solutions to challenges. Humor is used as it plays a central role in overcoming many of life’s challenges. Mrs. Lockett believes the client is the expert and the role of the therapist is the facilitator. This relationship ensures the client owns the work he/she completes in counseling.
Mrs. Lockett provides a safe and nurturing environment for clients to openly dialogue, learn new coping strategies, laugh and identify vulnerabilities to increase protective factors. Mrs. Lockett’s goal is to be supportive through the process.