Dr. Carissma Hughes Valentine is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker-Supervisor in the state of Texas. She is the owner and Director of Clinical Services at Obsidian Counseling Services, PLLC. She is also a Certified Depression & Mood Disorder Treatment Professional and has experience working with LGBTQ identified persons, Military Veterans, elderly, hospice patients and family, couples, and children/Adolescents. Dr. Hughes takes a person-centered approach and reminds each client that they are the experts on their own lives.
Dr. Hughes also specializes in anxiety, depression, ADHD, and complex trauma.
Dr. Carissma Hughes Valentine earned a B.S. in Criminal Justice from Bowling Green State University; a Masters in Social work from Texas State University; a Masters in Non-profit Management from Johnson & Wales University, and a Doctorate in Social work with a specialization in family studies from Walden University.
Dr. Hughes Valentine is a proud member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. since 2012. She is a NYC native with family from the beautiful island of Antigua.