Kerri Pearson is a Licensed Professional Counselor, as well as an LPC Supervisor. She is also the founder and director of Lakewood Counseling Center. She began her practice in the Dallas area in 2004 where she worked in both the hospital/inpatient sector as well as the private practice sector. Since moving to Belton in 2012, Kerri has worked in private practice, been an Adjunct Professor of Psychology at the University of Mary Hardin Baylor, and performed Adoption Home Studies for the local district courts. Kerri competed her Doctorate in Educational Leadership in May of 2018 from the University of Mary Hardin Baylor.
Kerri has a passion for helping people heal themselves and their relationships, especially their marriages. She has an extensive history working with infidelity recovery and betrayal. Kerri has attended the Gottman Institute in Seattle, WA in order to expand her knowledge in helping couples who are seeking to recover from betrayal in their marriage. Since being in private practice, Kerri has worked with adolescents, families, marriages and individuals addressing a variety of struggles. She has also completed studies through the Enneagram Institute and believes that the Enneagram is a powerful tool for self discovery and personal healing. Kerri enjoys using the Enneagram to help individuals and couples to better understand themselves as well as their partner.
Kerri’s leadership experience gives her a unique passion for those that feel the need to be the strong one, and she hopes to provide a space where clients can work through their own struggles and be their authentic selves. Kerri believes that healing happens in the context of safe relationships and it is her desire to walk alongside clients in a shame free environment on their journey to greater self-awareness and freedom. She believes that life change takes place in the context of connection and vulnerability.
Kerri is as a practical no fuss type of counselor whose primary objective is to assist clients in becoming the best possible person they can be and to motivate them throughout the changes that come with therapy. When not counseling you can find Kerri enjoying a glass of Prosecco, spending time with friends, or enjoying the outdoors with her husband, and three daughters.
Kerri accepts BCBS, SWHP, Megellan, GPA and TriCare Insurance.