Diana Kurtz is the executive director of The Creek Wellness and a licensed professional counselor-supervisor. She holds a B.A. in Psychology from the University of Houston and a M.A. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Houston-Clear Lake. She completed her practicum at Depelchin Children's Center. Her internship was completed in various settings including private practice, community-based programs and rehabilitation hospitals. She holds a licensure through the Texas Behavioral Health Executive Council and is recognized as a board approved supervisor in the state of Texas.
Mrs. Kurtz is a member of numerous professional and community organizations including the Texas Counseling Association and the Association for Contextual Behavioral Science. She is also past president of the Southeast Texas Chapter of the Association for Contextual Behavioral Science. She was lead research coordinator for various federally funded grants studying and improving outcomes of patients with traumatic brain injuries.
Mrs. Kurtz maintains a part-time clinical practice where her special interests are trauma, anxiety, depression, and adjusting to stress. She has extensive training in a number of different approaches depending on the focus of the problem. Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Motivational Interviewing, and Gottman Method Couples Therapy techniques are some of the therapeutic modalities she uses.
Diana is passionate about teaching students and interns and training them to be competent professional counselors. She provides supervision for graduate students and LPC-Associates.
Check out Diana Kurtz’s curriculum vitae for her publications and trainings.
Phone: (713) 924-7631
University of Texas Medical Branch
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