- Children & Adolescents
- Childhood Trauma
- Licensed Clinical Social Worker
- Registered Play Therapist
- Masters of Social Work, Baylor University
- Bachelor of Social Work, University of Mary Hardin-Baylor
- S&W Health Plan
- Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)
- Group and Pension Administrators (GPA)
- United Behavioral Health
- Ambetter Superior Health
- Right Care
Cara Duong is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Registered Play Therapist. She has a Master of Social Work degree from Baylor University and a Bachelor of Social Work degree from the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor. Cara has received advanced training in TF-CBT, EMDR, Sand Tray Therapy, and Adult and Child Play Therapy.
Cara has worked with children and families in a variety of settings such as the public school system, non-profits, and in-home care for children 0-3 years old with developmental delays. She is specialized in working with children, adolescents, and families with childhood traumas, such as sexual abuse, physical abuse, neglect, human trafficking, and witness to homicides. Cara has received advanced training in trauma therapy from the Children’s Advocacy Center of Texas and has worked for over two years as a therapist helping children and adolescents heal from their traumatic experiences at the Children’s Advocacy Center of Central Texas in Belton.
Cara assists individuals in the integration of the body, mind, and spirit through experiential and evidence-based therapies. She is a passionate, client-centered therapist that practices with a strength-based approach, empowering individuals to utilize their own inner resources to navigate life’s hurdles. It is her mission to provide every client with a safe space for growth and healing.
Cara enjoys being a wife and mom, eating good food, traveling, and spending quality time with family and friends.