Licensed Professional Counselor- Supervisor
Dona Benz founded CFCC in 1991. In addition to working at CFCC, Dona became Associate of Counseling at Mimosa Lane Baptist Church of Mesquite in 1994. Dona makes counseling available for church members and for the community at large. We offer staff consultations for Mimosa Lane Baptist Church and other area churches. Dona’s expertise includes being a spiritual and theological counselor for all who are interested in exploring their spiritual beliefs.
One of Dona’s goals is to perpetuate the presence of Christ-like counselors in this country. She strives to provide a quality, comprehensive training program for educating students and interns who aspire to become licensed Christian therapists. Dona has gained state certification as an LPC- Supervisor to assist LPC- Interns aiming for Texas Licensure. She uses the supervision for training new counselors and for providing consultation for established therapists. Dona also serves as a site supervisor for students in practicum classes at area universities.
Her therapy specialty is with individuals, including those needing assistance with relationships, parenting and blended families, depression, anxiety, grief, abuse, post-traumatic stress, anger management, marriage and family counseling, custody mediation, and other issues. She takes special joy in offering Life Coaching, mentoring, and theological explorations. She is also certified for assisting with Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM).
Dona's desire to teach about Christ and His ways is not limited to therapist supervision and counseling sessions. She also teaches and lectures in workshops and classes, and has written and presented several life-enriching seminars. Dona has presented the classes and workshops in various settings, such as, churches, businesses, and a residential treatment center.
Appointments are available upon request. Each counselor's schedule varies; however, there are appointment times available throughout the week, during the day and evening. Call today, if you have questions or would like to schedule your appointment 214-843-5760 or click here to email us.