Nishia  Livingston

Nishia Livingston

Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC
Texas Accepting Online
Updated July 10, 2021

Specialties & Expertise

  • Communication issues
  • Premarital counseling
  • Couples counseling
  • Women's issues
  • Caregiver stress & support
  • Loss, grief, and bereavement

Professional statement

Nishia Livingston is a Licensed Professional Counselor providing therapy in Dallas, Texas, and surrounding areas. She is dedicated to engaging and encouraging clients to identify working solutions for better health, peace of mind and desired outcomes. Ms. Livingston has a genuine heart for people and takes a holistic approach to encompassing mind, body, and spirit where clients can explore behavioral and relational patterns, identify root causes and coping skills to manage emotional responses.

Ms. Livingston’s educational background includes a bachelor’s and master’s degree in Mass Communications and a master’s degree in Counseling. She has over seven years of clinical experience across a variety of settings including structured outpatient programs, inpatient psychiatric, nonprofit, and private practice. Ms. Livingston has taught Journalism, Speech and General Psychology courses as part of her active career in the fields of behavioral health and journalism.

She has been a clinician and program manager to oncology patients and caregivers. Ms. Livingston has a broad range of clinical experience working with adolescents, individuals, couples, and groups across the life span. Overall, Ms. Livingston wears many hats and accepts God’s plan to be His vessel as a counselor for the masses. As a result, she maintains a passion for listening and helping people navigate through life’s challenges.


Message to clients

Are you ready to discover inner peace, dreams, invest in yourself, or simply foster healthy relationships? If the answer is yes, then I am ready to meet you where you are to begin the process. As a counselor my goal is to incorporate a judgment-free, safe, and restorative environment to work through life challenges.

My counseling style is rooted in cognitive behavior and solution focused therapy. I am committed to engaging, listening, and encouraging you to identify working solutions for better health, peace of mind and desired outcomes.

If you are looking for a counselor or feeling stuck in your life journey. Contact me today and schedule an appointment. Thank you!


Specialties

Communication issues - Developing effective interpersonal skills in relationships withpartners, families, and co-workers; using healthy methods of communication to convey needs and respond to others

Premarital counseling - Providing a safe and neutral environment for couples to explore expectations and prepare for the rewards and challenges of marriage

Couples counseling - Addressing relationship challenges and life transitions; strengthening communication and feelings of security, desire, connection, and love

Women's issues - Therapy tailored to common concerns among women; providing a safe and understanding space to address life challenges, stressors, and questions around identity as a woman

Caregiver stress & support - Coping with anxiety, stress, fatigue, and burnout related to caring for a loved one; balancing the needs of others with one's own needs and health

Loss, grief, and bereavement - Emotionally preparing for the anticipated passing of a loved one; managing feelings and reactions to a death or loss of significance; support during the process of healing and acceptance




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Couples
  • Families
  • Parents
  • Young adults (18-24)

Insurance

Nishia Livingston is not in-network with any insurances.

Read about the benefits of seeing an out-of-network provider here.


Out-of-pocket fees

  • Ongoing sessions: $100 (50min)
  • Couples sessions: $150 (50min)
  • Family sessions: $175 (50min)

Additional session information

Out-of-network billing options

This provider can support you in getting reimbursement from your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement. Here are the out-of-network billing options they provide:

  • Super billing
Payment options
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
Session frequency

Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.

  • Weekly
  • Monthly
  • Every other week
  • Every other month
  • As needed
Therapist's note

I provide insurance through Lyra Health.


Location(s)

Online Sessions (Texas)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon Closed
  • Tue 11 am - 7 pm
  • Wed 11 am - 7 pm
  • Thu 11 am - 7 pm
  • Fri Please inquire about hours
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 7 years

Private Practice, Counselor, 2019 - Present
Positive Influences, Counselor, 2016 - Present
Cancer Support Community North Texas, Counselor/Program Manager, 2017 - 2020

Dallas Baptist University , MA, 2014
Southern University A&M College , MA, 1998


Licensure

Texas: 75729


Languages

English