Welcome – Your Journey to Joy Begins Here!

We want you to celebrate your life. But we understand that emotional pain and broken relationships can steal your joy.  So, if you are in need of professional counseling for emotional, psychological, or relationship healing then you have come to the right place. As Catholic counselors, we will journey with you towards healing, stronger relationships, and the true joy that comes from our Loving God.

 

Meet the Rejoice Counselors serving Greater Houston

Christopher J. Stravitsch, D.Min.Cand., MA, LPC, LMFT

Christopher J. Stravitsch, D.Min.Cand., MA, LPC, LMFT

Meet Chris

Chris is the Executive Director and Founder of Rejoice Counseling Apostolate. He is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. He earned a dual degree in Pastoral Counseling from St. Mary’s University in San Antonio, Texas, which consisted of a M.A. in Marriage and Family Therapy (2006) and M.A. in Pastoral Ministry (2007). Chris oversees the counseling services that Rejoice Counseling Apostolate provides to Catholic parishes throughout the Greater Houston area and San Antonio. Read Chris’s full bio

Locations

St. Bartholomew the Apostle Catholic Church (Katy)
St. Cyril of Alexandria Catholic Church (West Houston)
St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church (Sharpstown)
St. Jerome Catholic Church (Houston)

Nick LaRocca, M.Ed., LPC Intern

Nick LaRocca, M.Ed., LPC Intern

Supervisor: Nick Lopez, M.A., LPC-S

Meet Nick

Nick is a Licensed Professional Counselor Intern, receiving off-site counselor supervision from Nick Lopez, M.A., LPC-S. He earned a Master of Education in Counseling (2011) from The University of Houston-Victoria and a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology (2005) while studying at Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas. Additionally, Nick has attended graduate courses in Catholic Theology at the Augustine Institute in Denver. Read Nick’s full bio

Location

St. Bartholomew the Apostle Catholic Church (Katy)
St. Jerome Catholic Church (Houston)

Diane Nuar, MA, LPC

Diane Nuar, MA, LPC

Meet Diane

Diane Nuar is a Licensed Professional Counselor. She has a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Houston, a Master of Arts in Education from Abilene Christian University, and a Master of Arts in Counseling from LeTourneau University.
Read Diane’s full bio

Location

St. Michael Catholic Church (Houston)
Christ the Good Shepherd Catholic Community (Spring)

Thomas Kasper, LPC

Thomas Kasper, LPC

Meet Thomas

Thomas Kasper is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC). He earned a Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology (2013) from the University of Houston – Clear Lake (UHCL) and a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing (2009) from Texas A&M University.

Thomas works with clients on a wide range of issues including depression, anxiety, and addictive behaviors with adolescents, adults, and couples. He has published research on internet pornography in psychology journals. Thomas is also trained in EMDR (Eye-movement Desensitization Reprocessing) to help process traumatic events.
Read Thomas’ full bio

Location

Bay Area Houston
1120 NASA Pkwy, Suite 220H
Houston, TX 77058

Derlyn Rhoades, MA, LPC Intern

Derlyn Rhoades, MA, LPC Intern

Supervisor: Julie Jones, PhD, LPC-S, LMFT-S

Meet Derlyn

Derlyn is a Licensed Profession Counselor Intern receiving off-site supervision from Julie Jones PhD, LPC-S, LMFT-S. She earned a Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling (2016) and a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology (2014) from Franciscan University of Steubenville in Steubenville, Ohio.
Read Derlyn’s full bio

Locations

Derlyn will provide counseling onsite at St. Cyril of Alexandria, St. Jerome, and Christ the Good Shepherd.

Life is Beautiful

See Our Locations Near You

St. Cyril of Alexandria Catholic Church (West Houston) 10503 Westheimer Rd., Houston, TX  77042

St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church (Sharpstown) 8100 Roos Rd., Houston, TX 77036

St. Bartholomew the Apostle Catholic Church 5356 Eleventh Street, Katy, TX 77493

View our Katy page here

St. Jerome Catholic Church (Northwest Houston) 8825 Kempwood Dr., Houston, TX  77080

St. Michael Catholic Church (Galleria Area) 1801 Sage Rd., Houston, TX  77056

Bay Area, 1120 NASA Pkwy, Suite 220H, Houston, TX 77058

Christ the Good Shepherd (Spring) 18511 Klein Church Rd., Spring, TX 77379

St. Cyril of Alexandria Catholic Church: Parish Counseling

St. Cyril of Alexandria Catholic Church 10503 Westheimer Rd. Houston, TX  77042

St. Francis De Sales Catholic Church: Parish Counseling

St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church 8100 Roos Rd. Houston, TX  77036

St. Bartholomew the Apostle Catholic Church: Parish Counseling

St. Bartholomew the Apostle Catholic Church 5356 11th Street Katy, TX 77493

St. Jerome Catholic Church: Parish Counseling

Bay Area location: Thomas Kasper, LPC

St. Michael Catholic Church: Parish Counseling

Christ the Good Shepherd Catholic Community: Parish Counseling

It was reassuring to have our counselor lead us in prayer. Rejoice Client

Houston

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When I started seeing my counselor at Rejoice Counseling Apostolate I felt lost. After my sessions, I felt like I had been given direction and a lot of support. Rejoice client

Houston