A New View Counseling and Psychological Services in Clear Lake, Texas offers a wide range of services for children and adolescents.
1. Screenings and Evaluations
For children from 12 months to 17 years, including autism spectrum disorder, ADHD, developmental delays, learning disabilities, dyslexia, and intellectual disabilities.
2. Educational Consultation
To help parents navigate different educational options and understand 504 plans, educational accommodations, and special education programming.
3. Child Therapy
Provided for children, adolescents, and teens from 5 to 17 years old. For children under 5, they prefer to work with parents in a parenting role.
4. Social Skills Group
Called "The Meetup" where children learn and practice targeted social skills with other children which include conversation skills, nonverbal communication skills, conflict resolution, behavior regulation, teasing and bullying, building friendships, and problem-solving.
5. Parent Training and Behavior Support Services
To help parents support their child's successes.
Coming soon. Therapeutic services for teens and adults.
Becky Siekierski, PhD, LSSP, NCSP, is a Licensed Psychologist with extensive experience in evaluating and treating children and adolescents. She specializes in Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), ADHD, Early Childhood Developmental Disorders, Social Skills, and Parenting. She offers screenings, evaluations, consultations, and therapy services.
Penny Sweeney, MA, is a Special Educator with 20 years of experience in mental health and special education. She provides services such as Parent Training, In-Home Support, Special Needs Tutoring, Special Education Consultation, and IEP Support. She is bilingual in English and Spanish.
Erika Willis, MA, LPCS, LSSP, has over 15 years of experience in the public school setting, offering behavioral consultation and social skills counseling to children with autism, ADHD, and emotional/behavioral difficulties. She aims to help children express their feelings and problem solve effectively. She is a Licensed Specialist in School Psychology and a Licensed Professional Counselor.
Nicole Anderson, PhD, LSSP, is a Licensed Psychologist and Licensed Specialist in School Psychology. With 10 years of experience, she specializes in evaluating and treating children from preschool through adolescence. Her expertise includes autism, ADHD, learning disabilities, developmental disabilities, social-emotional behavioral disorders, and giftedness.
Heather Belzeski McMillen, MA, LPCA, is a Licensed Professional Counselor Associate under the supervision of Erika Willis. She has experience working with children and adolescents, including those with autism and other developmental disorders. Heather focuses on areas such as anxiety, depression, self-esteem, emotional/behavioral regulation, social skills, and parenting.
Carol is Practice Coordinator for A New View Counseling and Psychological Services. She has extensive knowledge in customer service and administrative duties. Carol oversees our front office and is one of our friendly team members that will be your first point of contact with A New View. She will patiently listen to your concerns and match you with the therapist that best fits. Whether it’s helping to problem-solve payment issues or addressing scheduling matters, she will make herself available at every opportunity. Carol ensures the office is running seamlessly and consistently providing high quality services to our clients.
Christian is our administrative assistant and receptionist for the front office. He is well experienced in office related concerns and will be happy to assist our clients with anything that comes up or needs attention. He is a smiling face you can count on in the office to make you feel welcome. Working together with our Practice Coordinator, Christian will help make your experience with A New View run as smoothly as possible.
The clinic accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield, Aetna, and Cigna insurance for parent consultation and child therapy.
The clinic no longer accepts insurance for psychological evaluations.
The clinic is out-of-network with all other insurance providers, including Medicaid.
If a patient wants to submit a claim to their insurance company for out-of-network services, the clinic can provide a statement detailing the services once the invoice is paid in full.
Insurance coverage varies among different providers, and reimbursement cannot be guaranteed.
Self-pay rates vary based on the service provided (therapy, testing, consultation, workshops, groups) and the provider (psychologist, therapist, intern, educator).
The clinic offers reduced-rate self-pay options and pro-bono consultations for those on a limited budget.
Payment is due at the time of the appointment and can be made in cash, checks, or credit cards.
For evaluations, 50% of the fee is due at the first session, and the remaining 50% is due at the feedback session.
Cancellations must be made at least 48 hours in advance to avoid a fee. Last-minute cancellations and missed appointments will be assessed a fee.
Texas public schools offer free psychoeducational and psychological evaluations to students enrolled in public, private, and homeschool programs. Contact the clinic for more information on how to request these services through the local school district.