9555 Lebanon Rd., Suite 602
Frisco TX 75035

Desiree Stephens, M.S., LPC, NCC


Desiree Stephens is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Texas and a National Board-Certified Counselor (NCC). Desiree previously worked in a non-profit setting providing play therapy, as well as individual and group counseling services to families impacted by Domestic Violence and/or sexual assault. Desiree gained experience working with individuals diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder at an Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) center for children. She has extensive clinical experience working with children ages 3-18, as well as adults and families in both individual and group settings.

Desiree has expertise in several areas including (but not limited to):

  • Anxiety & Depression
  • Autism Spectrum
  • Behavioral Concerns
  • Child Development
  • Complex Trauma & PTSD


Ph.D Counselor Education & Supervision (In progress), Texas A&M University - Commerce
M.S. Counseling, Texas A&M University – Commerce
B.A. Psychology, Texas A&M University - Commerce


Desiree has had additional training in the following areas:

  • Child-Centered Play Therapy
  • Domestic Violence and Sexual Abuse
  • Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Group Play Therapy
  • Humanistic Sandtray Therapy (Level 1 and Level 2)


Licensed Professional Counselor (Texas)
National Board-Certified Counselor (NBCC)


Texas Counseling Association (TCA)
Association for Play Therapy (APT)

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