About Dr. Chester
Dr. Chester believes that we all have an inherent desire for growth; that we want the best for ourselves, our children, our marriage, our career, and our lives. It is her privilege to come alongside her clients to assist with that growth. Therapy with Dr. Chester is an active process moving toward definable change and she has been successful for over 30 years in assisting clients to make those desired changes leading to greater fulfillment in life.
Dr. Chester took her doctorate from Texas Woman's University in Counseling Psychology with a sub-specialty in Organizational Psychology. Her post-doctoral experience focused on Organizational Psychology. Dr. Chester’s Master's Degree is in Clinical/Counseling Psychology from Southern Methodist University.
This training and on-going education has allowed her to work competently and compassionately with a variety of people and situations in diverse settings for over 30 years. Dr. Chester is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist as well as a Licensed Professional Counselor who has been approved by the State of Texas to supervise individuals working toward their LPC licensure.
On a personal note, Dr. Chester has been married for over 20 years and has a college-age son. Also, she hasn't missed the State Fair of Texas in almost 40 years, enjoys ethnic foods, anything out in the air, and believes that curiosity and improvement are important elements of a well-lived life.