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Katie Springs, MS, MEd, LPC, NCC
Owner/Private Practice Counseling & Executive Coaching
Katie Springs is the owner of a boutique private practice that provides both counseling and executive coaching. She is a board certified Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Texas, and holds a National Certified Counselor certification from the National Board of Certified Counselors.
Katie has over 18 years of counseling, teaching, industry and private practice experience. She combines her clinical counseling expertise and her business knowledge to offer both her counseling and coaching clients a unique perspective of problem solving.
In her clinical practice, Katie is committed to addressing the emotional health care needs of her clients, primarily though Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy. As an executive coach, Katie is committed to supporting her clients achieve business and personal success. In both roles, Katie serves as a confidential and objective sounding board and creates a safe environment for self-awareness, self-exploration, goal setting, and action planning – ultimately leading to greater personal success, and in the case of professionals, greater effectiveness for themselves, the teams that they lead, and for their organization.
Prior to private practice, Katie worked for a multinational oil and gas company as a merger, acquisition, and divestiture manager, focusing on the human resource aspect of these business transactions. She also worked for a multinational consulting firm as a human resource generalist and trainer. She has worked extensively with individuals at varied business levels, as well as with groups and organizations both domestically and internationally. She has also served as an adjunct faculty member at University of Houston- Downtown, and at Houston Community College.
Katie’s formal education includes a Master’s Degree in Counseling from the University of Houston – Victoria, a Master’s degree in Human Resource Management from the University of Texas – Arlington, and a Bachelor’s degree in Management from Texas A&M University. Katie also holds certifications in Project Management Skills from the American Management Association.
Since she believes that a balanced life is a happy life, Katie makes time to enjoy her family and friends, traveling, scuba diving, and her various Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo volunteer activities throughout the year.
Last updated or reviewed on 10/9/12