Stella L. Lessert, LCSW earned her Master's in Social Work from the University of Houston after spending thirty years in the corporate environment. She has varied experiences with leading social skills groups, groups of adults with dementia and early stage Alzheimer's disease. She has also facilitated Caregiver Support groups in multiple settings. She has extensive experience working with patients and family members in both medical, hospice and psychiatric facilities as they faced significant life changes and loss. She enjoys working with young adults, couples, men and women struggling with relationship issues, family dynamics and unexpected life challenges. She works with issues of depression, anxiety, career transitions, grief, domestic violence and self-esteem. With compassion and understanding she facilitates awareness and insight, and helps clients explore choices and make decisions for positive change.