The Holistic and Wellness Office of Cathy Armstrong, LPC-S, RN, CCHt
Mind Body Spirit Professional Training and CEU Hours
Build Your Wellness Foundation and Reach Your Goals
- Life Coaching
- Spiritual Direction
- Personal Growth
- Professional Enhancement
- Couples, Relationships
- Positive Psychology
- Health & Wellness
- Functional Medicine Coaching
- Pregnancy Counseling (individuals and couples)
- Classes & Workshops
Professional Services for Personal Growth, Spiritual Direction, and Hypnosis
- TX Board Approved LPC CEU Provider & LPC INTERN SUPERVISOR
- National Board of Certified Clinical Hypnotherapists Clinical Fellow
- Registered Nurse and Certified NLP Practitioner/ Life Coach
- American Holistic Nurses Association
- Ordained Minister-Non Denominational
5934 S. Staples Corpus Christi, Texas 78413
Telephone: (361) 688-8200
Cathy Armstrong offers LPC Intern Supervision (licensed professional counselor supervisor )with a private practice in Corpus Christi, Texas, where she specializes in psychotherapy, hypnotherapy, life coaching, and mind-body techniques. Cathy has over 40 years of combined mental health experience in the fields of registered nursing, wellness education, counseling, and spiritual direction. Cathy has education and training in secular and non-secular education. She is an Ordained Minister. Cathy works with issues relating to couples, children, teenagers, women, weight loss, smoking,/addictions, and uses an integrative approach to holistic health, wellness, creative therapy, professional training , personal growth and enrichment groups, and educational services.
Cathy has work experience in as both a RN and Licensed Professional Counselor in:
- Psychiatric hospitals
- Outpatient clinics
- Community mental health organizations
- Head Start
- Bariatric weight loss clinic nursing/counseling
- Substance abuse outpatient treatment facilities
- Private practice settings
- Boot Camp
- Physicians office
Professional and Personal Belief Statement
"The mind and body are healthiest when connected to creating balance of the WHOLE Person. Holistic Counseling is an approach which helps clients to heal by taking the person as a WHOLE and their life experiences into consideration for assessment and treatment purposes. "This model of therapy assesses and treats from the WHOLE PERSON, physical, spiritual, emotional, and psychological.
Professional Counseling: marriages/couples, premarital counseling, infidelity/cheating, grief/loss, infertility, pregnancy/childbirth classes (tranquil birth), counseling for the childbearing year, and more!
Cathy has a personal passion in studying world religions, learning about the healing practices of other cultures, and the joining of eastern and western philosophies. She encourages clients to draw on their personal resources including prayer, personal faith, religion of choice, and self-reflection. Cathy is here helping you reach your goals! Expressive and creative art, creative writing, relaxation skills, meditation, and guided imagery.
- Personal Growth and Healing
- Shame Release
- Family of Origin Work
- Healing Unresolved Trauma
- Closing the Gaping Hole with Emotional Wounds
- Moving Forward
- Stop Smoking
- Releasing the Past
- Anger management
- Learn to be Your Authentic Self
- Mind Body Tools
- Inner Peace
- Joy and Balance
- Stop self-sabotage and self-defeating behaviors
- Explore your Blind Spots
- Gain a New Perspective
- Replace Fears and Doubts with Affirmations, Positive Self-Esteem, Positive Thoughts, and Self-Confidence.
You can do it!
Unplug From the Negative!
Be a Happier more United Couple
Explore, Create, Unlock, be in the moment!
Find Your North Star
- Stop Smoking
- Stay in the Moment
- Pregnancy, Birth, Postpartum
- Gain Confidence
- Spiritual Direction
- Anxiety Relief Tools
- Mind Body Techniques (CAM)
This holistic and integrative approach combining life coaching and hypnosis is not available with insurance. These techniques help people reduce distress and overcome blocks in life that work quickly and effectively. Join our Book Club meetings or attend a workshop. We do honor self-pay clients. A sliding fee scale is available for life coaching, group work, and self-hypnosis training.
For professionals on the go! No time to attend face to face out of town or all day workshops to get those 9 hours of face-to-face LPC hours or required hours for LPC Supervisors. Schedule your private or small group classes. I work with your schedule to accommodate your specific need.
Texas LPC CEUS, Certifications, and Training options include: (CAM) Mindfulness, Meditation, Guided Imagery, Relaxation Techniques, Pet Assisted Therapy,Spiritual Direction
- Ethics for LPC's
- Mind Body Connection
- Ethics for LPC Supervisors
- Hypnosis Training ( Basic, Intermediate, Advanced)
- Integrative Mental Health Counseling
- Counseling issues for women: Aging
- Menopause Pregnancy and Childbirth Issues
- The Childbearing Year
- Postpartum Depression
- Hypnotherapy Training Course
- Infertility Mind/Body and Guided Imagery
- Working with the Non Compliant Diabetic Client
- Obesity The Weight Loss Merry Go Round
- Nutrition for Therapist offering supportive psycho education to clients
- Healing from Birth Trauma, Miscarriage, Stillborn, Pregnancy Termination
- Working with the Narcissistic Personality
Cathy Armstrong is here to help you and wants you to be successful in meeting your needs as a LPC Intern, LPC, or LPC Supervisor.
The Therapist, Therapist! Cathy is available to offer mentoring,life coaching, and therapy to mental health professionals in the Corpus Christi, Texas area.
The 40 hour LPC Supervisor Training Course is Available and offered in both Group and Individual Training.
The 50 hour Hypnosis Training Course is now here in Corpus Christi, Texas. Become a Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist with our training that leads to Certification with the National Board of Certified Clinical Hypnotherapists.
Learn the art of Self-Hypnosis. Explore and experience how this powerful process to make changes in mental, physical, behavioral, and emotional areas of your life! This service is counseling related and is not covered by most insurance plans. Guided imagery, relaxation, and visualization can be used as part of your therapy and is covered by most plans.
Most of our practice is self-pay and we focus on wellness, prevention, mind/body/spirit health. We accept Pay Pal. Payment is due at the start of each session. If your forget your payment your session will be rescheduled. Mini classes, groups and workshops are beginning for January, 2019. Call now to sign up. Saturday and Sunday groups, classes, and workshops are starting soon.
If you are hoping to see Cathy Armstrong for counseling using your insurance:
Most of our services are self pay and no authorization is required or referral is required by your PCP. We see a limited number of clients for psychotherapy and are taking new patients on Humana PPO and Blue Cross Blue Shield Federal.
Our services include working with your mind using positive psychology tools, affirmations, creative art, and self-hypnosis. We address your health needs and obtain a detailed health history including diet/exercise/weight/health issues/medications/medical compliance. We help you search for the root cause of your dis-ease. We are here to help you identify the blueprint you have established for your mind and body to follow that might not be in your own best interest. We will set goals and create small baby steps to help you make changes to enhance and improve your relationship with yourself, with your body mind & spirit, with others, and help you identify ways that you stop yourself from being the You that you deserve to be and can be!
If you are not a client on Humana PPO or Blue Cross Blue Shield Federal, please contact your insurance to see if we are in you network, ask what your co pay it, if you have a deductive, and if you require a referral and a medical authorization at any point of services to be see by our office. Most plans DO REQUIRE PRIOR AUTHORIZATION AND A REFERRAL FROM YOUR PHYSICIAN BEFORE SCHEDULING AND APPOINTMENT FOR COUNSELING.
Insurance plans require our office to give clients a psychiatric mental health diagnosis to be seen for services.
Relationship issues, parent-child problems, energy psychology, hypnosis, marriage, and couples counseling issues typically are not covered by most insurance plans.
We do see self pay clients. A Sliding Fee Scale is Available.
We do have services also with Licensed Professional Interns that are supervised by Cathy Armstrong, LPCS.
5934 S. Staples, Suite 206 Corpus Christi, Texas 78413 Telephone: 361-688-8200 Five Oaks Plaza