Counseling & Parent Facilitation
Courtney Rios, LPC, Parent Facilitator, Mediator
101 N. Shoreline Blvd. Suite 325 Corpus Christi, TX 78401
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Courtney Rios is a Licensed Professional Counselor, Texas State Certified School Counselor, Parenting Facilitator/Coordinator, and Professional Mediator.
In 2006, Courtney Rios earned an Associate's Degree of Arts in Psychology from Del Mar College in Corpus Christi, TX. She went on to the University of Texas at San Antonio and completed a Bachelor's Degree of Science in Psychology degree in 2008. Courtney finished her education earning a Master's Degree of Science in Counseling at Texas A&M - Corpus Christi in 2011. In 2015, Courtney Rios completed a forty hour Basic Mediation Training, thirty hour Advanced Family Mediation Training, and twenty hour Parenting Coordination and Facilitation Training in Houston, TX with Dr. Barbara Manousso, Manousso Mediation & Arbitration, LLC.
Courtney Rios has an extensive resume in 15 years of work experience specifically working with families and children. She began her career working with at-risk children in residential treatment facilities. She then went on to pursue a career in education, teaching history to middle school aged students while completing a pre-graduate counseling internship at the school, and then working as a school counselor to both high school aged students and elementary aged students. Courtney has most recently been working with children of all ages and families at a foster care child placing agency while completing a post-graduate internship leading individual sessions, group sessions, and family sessions. Courtney has also volunteered her time participating and facilitating numerous mediations at Dispute Resolution Services in Corpus Christi, TX.
Draw Your World, authored by Courtney Rios, was published in 2015. The book is a Solution-Focused Therapeutic Tool for School Counseling, Private Practice, and Brief Counseling with Children. Courtney began using this tool when working as a school counselor with elementary students. She then went on to publish the technique/book with Marco Products Publishing.
Courtney is a member of the Coastal Bend Play Therapy Association. She has also presented for the Coastal Bend Association for Systemic and Relational Therapy and the Education Service Center- Region 2 in Corpus Christi, TX.
101 N. Shoreline Blvd. Suite 325
Corpus Christi, TX 78401