Last edited 10/19/2023

Dr. Ametis Bassir LPC-S

She / Her / Hers

VerifiedOffers Online TherapyIn-person Meetings
Acepting new clientsCash Pay Only
Headshot of Dr. Ametis Bassir Licensed Professional Counselor - Supervisor

General Office Hours

In Central Time

Mondayfrom 01:15 PM to 06:15 PM
Tuesdayfrom 11:15 AM to 02:15 PM
Wednesdayfrom 03:15 PM to 06:15 PM
Thursdayfrom 11:15 AM to 02:15 PM
FridayClosed
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

What is your style/approach to therapy?

I utilize an integrative approach to therapy, drawing from modalities of Person-Centered, Psychodynamic, Mindfulness-Based, Sandtray/Expressive Arts, Body-Based/Somatic, and Attachment-Based to meet each unique client's needs.

What was your path to becoming a therapist? What inspired you to choose this profession?

I believe every person is worthy and deserving of transformation and reaching their fullest potential and highest selves.

Identity

Gender

Woman

Ethnicity

Middle Eastern/North African, White

Specialties

Anxiety

Relationship Issues

Eating disorders

General Expertise

Depression

Work Stress

Self-Esteem

Body image issues

Family issues

Life transitions

Mood disorders

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Fees

First Session$225
Marriage & Couples Counseling$250
Individual Therapy$200

Types of Therapy

Marriage & Couples Counseling

Individual Therapy

Clientele

Young Adults (18-24)

Adults (25-65)

Adolescents (13-17)

Treatment Approaches / Modalities

Strength Based Therapy

Mindfulness Practices

Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)

Person-Centered Therapy

Humanistic Therapy

Sandplay Therapy

Somatic Therapy

Transpersonal Therapy

Training / Certifications

EMDR

Gottman

Reiki

Licensure

  • Texas, Licensed Professional Counselor - Supervisor, 76302

Education

Texas A&M, Bachelor of Arts, Psychology

I received my bachelor's in psychology from Texas A&M University

George Washington University, Master of Professional Counseling, Counseling

I received my masters in counseling from George Washington University.

Sam Houston State University, Doctorate of Philosophy, Counselor Education, 2023

I am currently a doctoral candidate.

Work History

I am the owner and therapist of my private practice, where I provide psychotherapy services to individuals, families, and couples with various mental health and relationship challenges. I have over 8 years of clinical experience in different settings, such as higher levels of care, non-profit, university counseling centers, and outpatient. I am passionate about helping clients heal from trauma, eating disorders, body image issues, anxiety and perfectionism, using evidence-based and holistic approaches, such as EMDR, psychodynamic therapy, person-centered, Gottman Method, somatic body work, and sand tray. I am also a doctoral candidate in Counselor Education and Supervision at Sam Houston State University, graduating in December 2023. I have 2 years of experience teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in various subjects of counseling, such as counseling skills, career counseling, introduction to helping professions, counseling theory, practicum and internship. I am a licensed supervisor in the state of Texas, with 3 years of experience supervising practicum students and LPC-Associates. My goal is to contribute to the counseling profession through speaking, research, teaching, and advocacy.

Online Therapy

Office at 310 Sul Ross Street, Houston, TX

Frequently Asked Questions About Ametis Bassir, LPC-S

It’s not uncommon to have questions before starting therapy. Ametis Bassir, LPC-S, has answered a few of the questions they receive most often from new clients.

Is Ametis Bassir accepting new clients?

Yes, Ametis Bassir is accepting new clients for online therapy in Texas and in-person appointments at 310 Sul Ross Street, Houston, TX, 77006.

Does Ametis Bassir accept insurance?

No, Ametis Bassir does not accept insurance.

What types of therapy does Ametis Bassir offer?

Ametis Bassir offers therapy for couples and individuals.

Does Ametis Bassir offer in-person appointments?

Yes, Ametis Bassir offers in-person appointments at 310 Sul Ross Street, Houston, TX, 77006.

Does Ametis Bassir offer online therapy?

Yes, Ametis Bassir offers online therapy via video sessions and phone sessions to people in Texas.

How quickly can I see Ametis Bassir?

Ametis Bassir typically can speak with new clients within 48 hours. You can see their current general office hours and request an appointment on their profile page.

What languages does Ametis Bassir speak?

Ametis Bassir conducts therapy sessions in English.

Can I book an appointment with Ametis Bassir online?

Yes, you can easily book an appointment with Ametis Bassir online using Choosing Therapy’s directory.

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