Eddie Reyes, M.A., LPC, NCC
Eddie Reyes is a Licensed Professional Counselor. Eddie Reyes grew up in San Antonio, Texas and attended Texas State University where he earned his Master’s degree in Professional Counseling. As a fully bilingual therapist in English and Spanish, he has previous experience working with children and individuals struggling through transitions that naturally and sometimes unexpectedly occur in life. He has worked with many parents and families to help enhance their marriage and/or their relationship with their children. As we navigate through life, we often think others know what is best for us, but Eddie views his work with clients as a partnership in which the client possesses many of the skills necessary to cope with these events.
In addition to being a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Nationally Certified Counselor, Eddie is the process of completing the requirements to become a Registered Play Therapist. He is committed to the use of Play Therapy as a way of using the child’s language to gain an understanding and develop a positive change. When working with children, Eddie also works closely with parent(s) to establish goals for therapy and meets at least every 4 sessions to inform the parent of their child’s progress. Eddie believes children possess the innate ability to overcome challenges, but will do so when he/she is ready and the environment is adequate. Therefore, taking the time to build a trusting and reliable relationship is of utmost importance for Eddie with every counseling relationship.