Licensed Counselor

portrait of analesa clarke

Education

Ph.D, Clinical Psychology, Texas A&M University
MS, Clinical Psychology, Texas A&M University
BA, Psychology, Pennsylvania State University

Professional Interests

Her professional interests include insight-oriented interventions, clinical training and supervision, ASPIRE, Black and Caribbean populations, relationship concerns and holistic wellness.

Approach to Therapy

Dr. Clarke’s approach to therapy is integrative and she often incorporates a number of insight-oriented, relational, and skills based interventions based on the client’s needs. Dr. Clarke’s hope is that after engaging in therapy, students will have a better understanding of the intrapsychic, interpersonal and socio-cultural factors that impede their wellbeing while activating current (and often new) skills and strengths to promote wellness.

Approach to Supervision

Dr. Clarke uses a psychodynamic (supervisory-matrix centered) approach to supervision in that, the supervisory process involves shifting focus between the client, supervisee, therapeutic dyad and the supervisory dyad. Dr. Clarke’s also strongly believes in building a trusting, open, and collaborative supervisory relationship.

Approach to Wellness

Dr. Clarke enjoys spending time with loved ones, listening to music (90’s R&B and Soca are favorites), traveling, yoga and being in nature.



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