Kassandra Flores, M.A., LPC-Intern

My name is Kassandra Flores. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor Intern supervised by Shannon Deitch, M.S., LPC-S, RPT-S in the state of Texas. I have experience working with children ages 4 and older, teens, adults, couples, and families. I have experience working with anger, trauma, depression, anxiety, relationship issues, career counseling, adjusting to new circumstances, the stress of everyday life. I can provide counseling in English and Spanish. I use multiple therapeutic models, which include: Integrative therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Play Therapy, and Person-Centered therapy. As a counselor, my goal is to provide my clients with the knowledge and skills they need to flourish within their daily life.

I look forward to working alongside you. Feel free to contact me to schedule an appointment. I can be reached at: [email protected]


LPC-Interns do not bill insurances. 

Session Cost: $40.00

Nina L. Garcia, M.A., LPC Intern

Drama Therapist and LPC Intern Nina L. Garcia, RDT, CCTP supervised by Shannon L Deitch, M.S., LPC-S, RPT-S has supported survivors of trauma in hospitals, jails, detention centers, residential treatment centers, non-profits, and more. With a style both bold and compassionate, Nina supports those experiencing trauma, identity, and emotional regulation concerns in Houston. Nina is a provisionally licensed mental health professional in Texas, concurrently serving on the Board of several non-profits including the North American Drama Therapy Association (NADTA), Houston Group Psychotherapy Society (HGPS), and Inspiring Victims of Abuse (IVA). Nina holds an MA Drama Therapy from NYU, BFA Musical Theatre from SHSU, and Teaching Certifications in both Drama and Speech in Texas. When not in the office #ElevatingCommunity, Nina enjoys kayaking the Houston bayous, and spending time with family.

Nina holds sessions at her Galleria office:

5100 Westheimer Rd. Ste. 200 Houston TX 77056

through December 2019

The office will be moving to Midtown:

516 Sul Ross St. Houston TX 77006

January 2020

Please contact Nina to schedule an appointment at:


[email protected]

LPC Interns do not bill insurance

Session Cost: $40.00

Benjamin Miller, M.Ed., LPC Intern

Are you having difficulties with feeling sad, worrying excessively, conflict with your loved ones, or managing your stress? Are you unsure about what to do with your life, or how to make progress on the things you want in your life? Do you struggle with thoughts of harming yourself or others?

Ben Miller, M.Ed., LPC-Intern, supervised by Bonnie Mondragon, MS, LPC-S, RPT-S, is now accepting clients for telehealth video sessions with Downtown Counseling Services. Ben has been practicing for over two years, helping people from all backgrounds improve their mental health and accomplish their goals. His approach to counseling utilizes Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, an evidence-based approach that helps improve people feel better by making changes with their thoughts and actions.

. To learn more or to inquire about availability, you can reach out to Ben at 832-534-0161 or via email at [email protected]

LPC Interns do not bill insurance. 

Session cost: $40. 

Sarah Agarwal, M.A., NCC, LPC-Intern

Hello! My name is Sarah Agarwal and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor-Intern under the Supervision of Bonnie Mondragon, MS, LPC-S, RPT-S in the state of Texas. I am currently pursuing my doctoral degree in counseling from the University of North Texas, where I studied play therapy and Child Parent Relationship Therapy. I have worked for over two years with clients across the lifespan struggling with depression, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma, and adjusting to changes in their lives. My specialty area is working with young children in play therapy or training parents and teachers on learning play techniques to work with their children. My approach to counseling focuses on building a therapeutic relationship with you or your child and using expressive modalities, play therapy or talk therapy.

I look forward to working with you. Feel free to reach out and contact me via phone or email: (832) 463-1804 or [email protected]

LPC Interns do not bill insurance. 

Session cost: $40