Tommie Gilkerson, MS, LPC, LBSW, EMDR Trained
Tommie Gilkerson is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Social Worker. She is an EMDR Trained therapist. She has spent her career as a hospice social worker assisting families in coping with grief, loss, and creating legacies. She works with individuals ages 5 years old and up. For the past 20 years, she has exercised passionate advocacy for the veteran population, whom she holds near and dear to her heart.
Tommie graduated from Texas A&M Kingsville in 2007 with a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work with Summa Cum Laude honors. She graduated from Texas A&M Kingsville in 2011 with a Master’s degree in Counseling and Guidance. She utilizes EMDR and an eclectic variety of theories and methodology, emphasizing on systems theory approach and relational-cultural therapy to empower positive change in her clients. Tommie promotes empowerment and positive unconditional regard.
Tommie enjoys fly-fishing and practices mindfulness activities daily. She also raises mini pigs for emotional support pets, and they frequently accompany her to client sessions. Tommie’s mantra: “Improvise, Adapt, and Overcome” USMC.
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