Bea Waller, M.Ed., LPC is a National Certified Licensed Professional Counselor in Oklahoma with experience working as a mental health therapist and as a school counselor in elementary, middle school and high school. She is also a National Certified School Counselor with a Bachelor’s Degree and a Masters of Education from East Central University in Ada.
As founder, director and therapist at East Central University’s first mental health counseling center, Bea has extensive experience working with traditional and non-traditional college students. She is a Certified Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Response Professional (CDSVRP) who is also trauma certified .This certification has benefitted her as a volunteer counselor working with women who are survivors of trafficking. She had the privilege of working for 9 months as a sexual assault counselor at the Women’s Resource Center in Norman. Bea is trained in Question, Persuade, Refer suicide prevention, Psychological 1st Aid and Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR).
Bea has completed Gottman Level 1 training for the Gottman Method Couples Therapy Certification and currently in Level 2 training.
Along with other counseling techniques, Bea primarily uses Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Choice Theory when working with clients.
While Bea is trained to work with all ages and issues, her areas of specialty include":
Marriage and premarital
Individuals and couples