Neghin Goudarzi, LPC-A, attended The University of North Texas and received her B.A. in Psychology. She completed her M.S. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Texas Woman’s University.
During her time as an undergraduate student, Neghin worked as a research assistant in a psychophysiology lab and later went on to work at an autism center providing ABA therapy throughout graduate school. Neghin decided to work in mental health after witnessing how stigmatized the subject is in Middle Eastern communities. She speaks Farsi and hopes to work with members of the Middle Eastern community in Dallas to help destigmatize mental health issues.
Neghin completed her clinical internship at the Children’s Advocacy Center where she gained experience working with children, adolescents, and adults. This included individual counseling, family counseling, parenting consultations, and group counseling. Neghin has experience working with a variety of mental health and life issues such as trauma, grief, anxiety, depression, self-harm, suicidal ideation, behavioral issues, and parenting.
“It's your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.” -Rumi
“The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson