Education and Experience
Lia received her bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Texas at San Antonio in 2010. From there, she obtained her certification as an emergency medical technician and worked as a first responder for 6 years. During that time, she began her master’s degree program with Crown College, a Christian school based out of Minnesota. She is completing her practicum for her degree at the Austin Stone Counseling Center. In December of 2020, she will graduate with a master’s degree in counseling.
Lia has worked with adult individuals and couples. She has experience in working with clients with depression, anxiety, cultural issues, childhood trauma, marital conflict, communication issues, sexual issues, and sexual abuse.
Lia has been an Austinite for 10 years. She and her husband Jonathan have been married for 14 years and have 2 daughters. Lia enjoys singing and playing music, spending time outside, going on bike rides, and reading.