Jimmy D

Other Info

Pronouns: he/him/his

Credentials: Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology, Licensed Professional Counselor (TX: #75714)

General Availability: Tuesday and Wednesday, 11 am-7 pm (flexible with other days and times if necessary)

Specialties: Trans and LGBTQ+ populations, PTSD and Trauma, Depression, Anxiety, Self-Esteem, Life Coaching, Conversion Disorder, HIV/AIDS and coping with long term chronic or terminal illness

Guiding Principle: Through evidenced based practice and lived experience, I can help guide LGBTQ+ clients on their journey of self-discovery while finding their sense of purpose and a place to belong in our culture and community.

Additional Training or Expertise: Certified CPT provider, specializing in supporting and helping Trans clients navigate the transitioning process
Additional Professional Affiliations: TACES
Undergrad / Grad Schools: BS in psychology and MA in Clinical Psychology both from Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, TX
What I’m most proud of in my work with clients:

Helping clients find their confidence, and empowering them to break the cycle of generational pathology in their families.

What inspires me:

The resiliency of people.

What someone would be surprised to know about me:

That I am one of the longest surviving persons with AIDS in the world and a 3 time cancer survivor.

Favorite movie: Looking for Mr. Goodbar, They Shoot Horses Don’t They, and so many more
Favorite book: Aztec by Gary Jennings, Cry to Heaven, Anne Rice and so many more
Where I’m from originally: San Pablo, CA