It Takes Courage to Ask for Help....

 Kathleen Gleason LPC-S has served the Boerne Community and the 
Hill Country for over 20 Years


Kathleen Gleason is recognized as a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Licensed Supervisor for LPC Interns by the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors.

 

EDUCATION 

Texas A & M University-Commerce,  Master of Science Degree - Counseling & Guidance.

Southern Methodist University, (SMU) Bachelor of Science Degree - Elementary Education with a Minor in Sociology from 

Certifications:

National Board of Certified Counselors, National Certified Counselor (NCC)

American College of Forensic Counseling, Diplomat Clinical Forensic Counselor (DCFC)

State of Texas Certification, Elementary Education Teacher and School Counselor  

          

EMPLOYMENT 

Ms. Gleason has enjoyed a diverse employment history prior to her current position with Boerne Counseling. Kathleen chose an opportunity to counsel with clients at Oak Lawn Community Services. There she counseled with individuals, facilitated groups and co-facilitated an intensive, out-patient substance abuse treatment program.  Prior to her experience as a clinical therapist, Kathleen taught grades first-sixth with the Dallas Independent School District, where she served as team leader and co-authored the school improvement program. She was also employed with a home health care agency, when she served the elderly and disabled throughout the 19 county DFW Metroplex. One of the projects she developed was the co-ordination of a state pilot study that enabled clients to remain living in their homes as opposed to nursing home care.       

 

AWARDS 

Texas Counseling Association, Emerging Leader

Archdiocese of San Antonio, Distinguished Service Award

Boerne Chamber of Commerce, Leadership Boerne Charter Class

Texas Mental Health Counselors Association, Outstanding Leadership Award 

Texas State Council of Child Welfare Boards-Region VIII, Volunteer of the Year Award 

Hill Country Counselors Association, Outstanding Counselor of the Year Award      

 

LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE: STATE, REGIONAL, LOCAL BOARDS & ORGANIZATIONS

Texas Counseling Association, Member (present)

Clinician Issues and Public Policy Committee,  Chair (2001-2003) Co-Chair (2003-2004)

Texas Mental Health Counselors Association, Member

Political Networking Committee, PAC, State Chair (1996-1998)  

Kendall County Child Services Board, Member (1996-present) Past-President (1997-1999, 2001-2002, 2006) 

Committee Chair (1996-2006)

Texas State Council of Child Welfare Boards, Member (1996-2008) Vice-President (2001-2002) Education Committee Chair

 (1999-2000) Awards Committee Chair (2004) Co-Chair (2005)

Texas State Council of Child Welfare Boards-Region VIII, Member and Vice-President (1996 - 2008)

Kids Advocacy Place, Child Advocacy Center - Charter Board Member, Publicity Chair (1996-1999) 

Counselors Legislative Involvement Committee, PAC, State Chair (1998-2002)

Hill Country YMCA, Charter Board Member (1999-2002)

Boerne-ISD-Parents as Partners for Safe and Drug Free Schools, Committee Member (1999-2009)

National Association of Professional Women, Member (2010-present)

Defense Initiative for Victim Outreach, Member (2010-present)

 

                

Kathleen Gleason is recognized as a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Licensed Supervisor for LPC Interns by the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors. She also holds several certifications which include:
National Board of Certified Counselors, National Certified Counselor (NCC)
American College of Forensic Counseling, Diplomate Clinical Forensic Counselor (DCFC)
State of Texas Certification – Elementary Education Teacher and School Counselor
 
EDUCATION
Kathleen completed her graduate work at Texas A & M University-Commerce, with a Master of Science Degree in Counseling & Guidance. She received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Elementary Education with a Minor in Sociology from Southern Methodist University, Dallas.
        
  EMPLOYMENT
Ms. Gleason has enjoyed a diverse employment history prior to her current position with Boerne Counseling.
Kathleen chose an opportunity to counsel with clients at Oak Lawn Community Services. There she counseled with individuals, facilitated groups and co-facilitated an intensive, out-patient substance abuse treatment program. 
Prior to her experience as a clinical therapist, Kathleen taught grades first-sixth with the Dallas Independent School District, where she served as team leader and co-authored the school improvement program.
She was also employed with a home health care agency, when she served the elderly and disabled throughout the 19 county DFW metroplex. One of the projects she developed was the co-ordination of a state pilot study that enabled clients to remain living in their homes as opposed to nursing home care.
    
  AWARDS 
Boerne Chamber of Commerce, Leadership Boerne, Charter Class (2000)
Texas Mental Health Counselor’s Association, Distinguished Service Appreciation Award (2000)
Texas State Council of Child Welfare Boards-Region VIII, Volunteer of the Year Award (2001)
Hill Country Counselors’ Association, Outstanding Counselor of the Year Award (2003)
   
 LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE: STATE, REGIONAL, LOCAL BOARDS & ORGANIZATIONS
Texas Counseling Association, Member (present) Clinician Issues and Public Policy Committee
Chair (2001-2003) Co-Chair (2003-2004)
Texas Mental Health Counselors’ Association, Member (present)
Political Networking Committee, PAC, State Chair (1996-1998)  
Kendall County Child Services Board, Member (1996-present) Past-President (1997-1999, 2001-2002, 2006)                                                           
Committee Chair (1996-2008)
Texas State Council of Child Welfare Boards, Member (1996-2008) Vice-President (2001-2002)
Education Committee Chair (1999-2000) Awards Committee Chair (2004) Co-Chair (2005)
Texas State Council of Child Welfare Boards-Region VIII, Member and Vice-President (1996 - 2008)
Kids’ Advocacy Place, Child Advocacy Center - Charter Board Member, Publicity Chair (1996-1999)
Counselors’ Legislative Involvement Committee, PAC, State Chair (1998-2002)
Hill Country YMCA, Charter Board Member (1999-2002)
Boerne-ISD-Parents as Partners for Safe and Drug Free Schools, Committee Member (1999-2009)
National Association of Professional Women, Member (2010-present)
Defense Initiative for Victim Outreach, Member (2010-present)
                

Kathleen Gleason is recognized as a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Licensed Supervisor for LPC Interns by the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors. She also holds several certifications which include:
National Board of Certified Counselors, National Certified Counselor (NCC)
American College of Forensic Counseling, Diplomate Clinical Forensic Counselor (DCFC)
State of Texas Certification – Elementary Education Teacher and School Counselor
 
EDUCATION
Kathleen completed her graduate work at Texas A & M University-Commerce, with a Master of Science Degree in Counseling & Guidance. She received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Elementary Education with a Minor in Sociology from Southern Methodist University, Dallas.
        
  EMPLOYMENT
Ms. Gleason has enjoyed a diverse employment history prior to her current position with Boerne Counseling.
Kathleen chose an opportunity to counsel with clients at Oak Lawn Community Services. There she counseled with individuals, facilitated groups and co-facilitated an intensive, out-patient substance abuse treatment program. 
Prior to her experience as a clinical therapist, Kathleen taught grades first-sixth with the Dallas Independent School District, where she served as team leader and co-authored the school improvement program.
She was also employed with a home health care agency, when she served the elderly and disabled throughout the 19 county DFW metroplex. One of the projects she developed was the co-ordination of a state pilot study that enabled clients to remain living in their homes as opposed to nursing home care.
    
  AWARDS 
Boerne Chamber of Commerce, Leadership Boerne, Charter Class (2000)
Texas Mental Health Counselor’s Association, Distinguished Service Appreciation Award (2000)
Texas State Council of Child Welfare Boards-Region VIII, Volunteer of the Year Award (2001)
Hill Country Counselors’ Association, Outstanding Counselor of the Year Award (2003)
   
 LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE: STATE, REGIONAL, LOCAL BOARDS & ORGANIZATIONS
Texas Counseling Association, Member (present) Clinician Issues and Public Policy Committee
Chair (2001-2003) Co-Chair (2003-2004)
Texas Mental Health Counselors’ Association, Member (present)
Political Networking Committee, PAC, State Chair (1996-1998)  
Kendall County Child Services Board, Member (1996-present) Past-President (1997-1999, 2001-2002, 2006)                                                           
Committee Chair (1996-2008)
Texas State Council of Child Welfare Boards, Member (1996-2008) Vice-President (2001-2002)
Education Committee Chair (1999-2000) Awards Committee Chair (2004) Co-Chair (2005)
Texas State Council of Child Welfare Boards-Region VIII, Member and Vice-President (1996 - 2008)
Kids’ Advocacy Place, Child Advocacy Center - Charter Board Member, Publicity Chair (1996-1999)
Counselors’ Legislative Involvement Committee, PAC, State Chair (1998-2002)
Hill Country YMCA, Charter Board Member (1999-2002)
Boerne-ISD-Parents as Partners for Safe and Drug Free Schools, Committee Member (1999-2009)
National Association of Professional Women, Member (2010-present)
Defense Initiative for Victim Outreach, Member (2010-present)
                Kathleen Gleason, has served the Boerne community and  the Hill Country for over 20 years

Kathleen Gleason is recognized as a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Licensed Supervisor for LPC Interns by the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors. She also holds several certifications which include:
National Board of Certified Counselors, National Certified Counselor (NCC)
American College of Forensic Counseling, Diplomate Clinical Forensic Counselor (DCFC)
State of Texas Certification – Elementary Education Teacher and School Counselor
 
EDUCATION
Kathleen completed her graduate work at Texas A & M University-Commerce, with a Master of Science Degree in Counseling & Guidance. She received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Elementary Education with a Minor in Sociology from Southern Methodist University, Dallas.
        
  EMPLOYMENT
Ms. Gleason has enjoyed a diverse employment history prior to her current position with Boerne Counseling.
Kathleen chose an opportunity to counsel with clients at Oak Lawn Community Services. There she counseled with individuals, facilitated groups and co-facilitated an intensive, out-patient substance abuse treatment program. 
Prior to her experience as a clinical therapist, Kathleen taught grades first-sixth with the Dallas Independent School District, where she served as team leader and co-authored the school improvement program.
She was also employed with a home health care agency, when she served the elderly and disabled throughout the 19 county DFW metroplex. One of the projects she developed was the co-ordination of a state pilot study that enabled clients to remain living in their homes as opposed to nursing home care.
    
  AWARDS 
Boerne Chamber of Commerce, Leadership Boerne, Charter Class (2000)
Texas Mental Health Counselor’s Association, Distinguished Service Appreciation Award (2000)
Texas State Council of Child Welfare Boards-Region VIII, Volunteer of the Year Award (2001)
Hill Country Counselors’ Association, Outstanding Counselor of the Year Award (2003)
   
 LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE: STATE, REGIONAL, LOCAL BOARDS & ORGANIZATIONS
Texas Counseling Association, Member (present) Clinician Issues and Public Policy Committee
Chair (2001-2003) Co-Chair (2003-2004)
Texas Mental Health Counselors’ Association, Member (present)
Political Networking Committee, PAC, State Chair (1996-1998)  
Kendall County Child Services Board, Member (1996-present) Past-President (1997-1999, 2001-2002, 2006)                                                           
Committee Chair (1996-2008)
Texas State Council of Child Welfare Boards, Member (1996-2008) Vice-President (2001-2002)
Education Committee Chair (1999-2000) Awards Committee Chair (2004) Co-Chair (2005)
Texas State Council of Child Welfare Boards-Region VIII, Member and Vice-President (1996 - 2008)
Kids’ Advocacy Place, Child Advocacy Center - Charter Board Member, Publicity Chair (1996-1999)
Counselors’ Legislative Involvement Committee, PAC, State Chair (1998-2002)
Hill Country YMCA, Charter Board Member (1999-2002)
Boerne-ISD-Parents as Partners for Safe and Drug Free Schools, Committee Member (1999-2009)
National Association of Professional Women, Member (2010-present)
Defense Initiative for Victim Outreach, Member (2010-present)