HOPE Strategies Counseling


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​​About Us
Traci M. Pyles, MEd, LPC, NCC

Cassi Y. Davis, MA, LPC

Malinda G. Wilson, MAFP, MAC, LPC Intern supervised by Roger Allen Desalme, LPC-S

We, the therapists at HOPE Strategies Counseling, have counseled children, adolescents, adults, and families in various settings including inpatient and intensive outpatient programs, non-profit agencies, schools, and private practice. We have extensive experience in treating various disorders and mental health issues including mood disorders, personality disorders, addiction, self-injury, and anxiety.

Traci earned a master of education degree in counseling from the University of North Texas and is licensed in the state of Texas as a National Certified Counselor and a Licensed Professional Counselor. Cassi earned a master of arts degree in counseling from Amberton University and is licensed in the state of Texas a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor Intern. Malinda earned a bachelor of arts degree in psychology and a master of arts degree in forensic psychology from Argosy University. Malinda also earned a master of arts in counseling from Dallas Baptist University. She is licensed in the state of Texas as a Licensed Professional Counselor Intern under the supervision of Roger Allen Desalme, LPC-S.

We work with children, adolescents, adults, and families in helping to address:

• Self-injury, drug and alcohol addictions, and other self-destructive behaviors

• Trauma / PTSD

• Anger management

• Depression, including situational and clinical depression

• Bipolar disorder

• Anxiety disorders, including Obsessive Compulsive Disorder 

• Grief and loss

• Family illness

• Divorce

• Financial stress

• Relationships: couples and marriage counseling, relationship issues, intimacy concerns, fertility, adoption, and communication skills

• Family counseling

• Parenting

• Life transitions

In addition to significant experience in working with persons of all ages who self-injure, the therapists of HOPE Strategies Counseling are specialized in the treatment of self-injury and are endorsed by the internationally renown program, SAFE.

We look forward to collaborating with you to experience HOPE while building strategies for healthier living!