Cissy Castillo, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist | Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor | Austin TX

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Are you conflicted, unhappy, in crisis, in transition, struggling with mental health symptoms, or just feeling that something is off? Are you struggling with consistent conflict or miscommunication in your relationships and ready to do something different?

Change isn’t easy and sometimes even scary. I offer non- judgmental support around the challenges and stressors you’re dealing with. I have experience working with individuals, couples and families in developing healthier emotional connections and more effective communication. We’ll work together to help you recognize family of origin beliefs or behavioral patterns that might be contributing to challenges in your life. I’m passionate about working alongside you as you grow and improve vour quality of life. If you’re looking for a direct but compassionate therapist who has experience helping clients navigate personal and relational issues, I look forward to hearing from you!

I’m a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor, and a Certified Positive Discipline Parent Educator, serving clients in Austin, Texas and surrounding areas.

Education & Training

Bachelor of Arts in Biology – The Universitv of Texas at Austin

Master of Arts in Counseling – St. Edward’s University

Areas of Passion

I enjoy working with couples that want to work on strengthening their emotional bond and improving their communications skills along with  individuals looking to explore how what was experienced in their family of origin shows up in the present. I also have  compassion for the men I see in my practice as we work on examining underlying beliefs and the effects on relationships. LGBTQ clients, CPTSD 

Favorite Quote

“We don’t see the world as it is, we see it as we are” – ANAÏS NIN

Outside the Office

In my spare time I enjoy traveling, reading a good book, fostering dogs, going on nature hikes, sneaking in a good nap and spending time with my friends and family

Schedule your free consultation with Cissy!

    Susan Gonzales and Associates Counseling is a private pay practice and does not accept any form of insurance. We can provide superbills for out-of-network coverage, but it is the client's responsibility to work with the insurance company directly and we cannot ensure reimbursement. HSA accounts are accepted.