Casey Sommers is a Licensed Professional Counselor with almost ten years experience in clinical mental health settings. She graduated with honors with a Master of Arts in Mental Health Counseling from Louisiana State University in 2009 and with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Louisiana State University in 2007. Casey obtained her Professional Counselor license in April 2015 and works primiarily with clients who present with mood disorders, personality disorders, anxiety disorders, self-esteem deficits, relationship discord, anger management issues, and substance use disorders. Casey is well versed in several therapeutic approaches including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy, and Solution Focused Brief Therapy. She maintains an active status as a member of the Louisiana Counseling Association. Casey strives to educate, empower, and encourage her clients to identify and utilize the coping skills necessary to become the individual they want to be in order to most effectively manage symptoms of mental illness.