Dr. Kate Rodriguez is a compassionate counselor who is always ready to help marginalized human beings rise to their full potential.
Licensed Professional Counselor in CORPUS CHRISTI, TX
My specialty is helping people overcome anxiety and depression associated with compassion fatigue. Though my therapy, I have been able to help people find balance in their lives so they can be more effective helpers without sacrificing their whole selves. I offer a judgement free zone to help people through some of the most difficult times they will ever experience.
Dr. Rodriguez uses CBT when working with people who struggle with anxiety, depression, anger, and many other issues. She studied CBT throughout her doctoral training and has used this therapy in her private practice because of its effectiveness with a variety of populations.
She believes that each person that walks into her office is unique and the whole person needs to be considered in therapy. With a humanistic view, there is an emphasis on a person's positive traits that will help them move forward. She believes that most people have the answers they are looking for but need a safe, judgement-free place to understand them. Clients often say they feel at ease with Dr. Rodriguez because she treats them as equals and always wants to help them rise to their potential
When Dr. Rodriguez was training for a motivational interviewing, she realized that she was already using many of these techniques with clients. She began conducting trainings for couples struggling with diabetes to help motivate one another. These techniques are often utilized to address issues that clients what to change such as physical health conditions, addictions, and anger. Motivational interviewing can help people commit to change in many areas of their lives.
Dr. Kate Rodriguez is a bilingual counselor who has helped hundreds of people dealing with immigration issues. She is seen in the professional community as an expert in the area of immigrant mental health and she has been asked to speak locally and nationwide on these topics. She has also worked closely with immigration attorneys to conduct hardship assessments for immigration waivers and U-Visa applications.
Dr. Rodriguez is a forensic mental health evaluator which allows her to serve as an evaluator and expert witness in both criminal and civil cases. She is known in the legal community for her ability to connect with people and for her willingness to take on challenging cases. Once you step into her office, you will feel no judgement from Dr. Rodriguez. She understands that people make mistakes and if they are ready to move forward, she will assist them.
Dealing with divorce or separation is hard on everybody involved and I am here to help. The conflict, loss, grief, disappointment and judgement is too much for anybody to handle on their own. Dr. Rodriguez has done extensive training in coparenting and custody issues. Whether it is for court or your personal healing, call me.