Brittany Barnes holds a bachelor’s of arts degree in Psychology from the University of St. Thomas in Houston, Texas. She is currently completing her master’s of arts degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Sam Houston State University. Brittany has experience working with serious mental illness, including bipolar disorder, depression, anxiety and schizophrenia. Brittany has training in trauma, mental health first aid and suicide intervention skills. She has experience working with individuals, couples and families in a mental health agency and community counseling center. She enjoys working with children, adolescents, adults, couples and families. Brittany utilizes a solution focus approach and incorporates cognitive behavioral interventions as appropriate for the client.