CCD Counseling Staff in Denton, Decatur, Lewisville, and Farmers Branch

Janie Lewis-Zygiel, MEd, LPC, LCDC


Janie Lewis-Zygiel, MEd, LPC, LCDC

(940) 382-5328 Ext. 25

The best way to reach me is to email me at my Direct Email Address.

Over 32 years experience in the Counseling field!

Addiction Issues for Individual, Couples, and Families

Client Age: Adults

Offices:
Denton

Education:
Masters of Education in Counseling (MEd)
Marriage, Family & Child, Specialist in Play Therapy
University of North Texas

License:
Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)
Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor (LCDC)

Certifications:
Certified Anger Resolution Therapist
Certified Criminal Justice Chemical Dependency Counselor

Memberships:
National Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors
Texas Association of Addiction Professionals

Other:
Adjunct Professor - University of North Texas - Social Work and Rehabilitation

Clinical Interests

(in no particular order)
1. People living with an alcoholic/drug addict, past or present
2. Parents needing help with their children's substance use/ abuse
3. Marital or Couples related to substance abuse issues
4. Eating Disorders, including Compulsive Eating
5. People who are not sure if they have an alcohol/drug problem and their families
6. Recovering individuals who have hit a roadblock in recovery
7. Mood disorders co-occurring with substance use or recovery
8. Compulsive Gambling
9. Other Addiction Issues

Most Frequently Recommended Reading for Clients:
  • How to Survive the Loss of a Love by Bloomfield
  • There’s a Spiritual Solution to Every Problem by Dyer
  • Give the Gift of Forgiveness by Stanley
  • The Bible
  • Alcoholics Anonymous (Big Book) by Alcoholics Anonymous
  • Narcotics Anonymous (Basic Text) by Narcotics Anonymous
  • The Dilemma of the Alcoholic Marriage by Alanon
  • The Language of Letting Go by Beattie
  • Co-Dependent No More by Beattie
  • Beyond Co-Dependency by Beattie
  • The Co-Parenting Survival Guide by Zimmerman
  • Stage-II Recovery by Larson
Most Common Referrals that I Make

1. Grief Group
2. Alcoholics Anonymous & Narcotics Anonymous
3. Reading
4. Workbooks
5. Al-Anon or Nar-anon
6. Other self-help groups
7. Communication Skills Workshops

Styles & Philosophical Orientation that Influence my Style of Counseling

1. Cognitive Behavioral
2. Developmental
3. Family Systems
4. Solution Focused
5. Affirmations
6. Spiritual Focus
7. 12-Step Model
8. Acceptance of Responsibility for the quality of one's life