Michelle Whetstone, LPC-S
Michelle has been a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) for 10 years and has been providing clinical supervision as an LPC- Supervisor for the past year. Prior to coming to Driftwood Recovery, she worked within the Crisis Division in an agency as Manager over a Crisis Residential unit providing primarily co-occurring stabilization services, risk of suicide assessments, as well as with individuals in the criminal justice system.
Michelle works with residents of Driftwood Recovery to identify core issues contributing to substance use/abuse in a trauma-informed, compassionate way during therapy. She collaborates with referents and family members of residents to maximize the benefits and effectiveness of treatment. She also runs a variety of groups including Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Family Dynamics, and process groups.
Michelle is passionate about making a difference in each and every life she encounters. "Addiction can consume people’s lives no matter what the cost; I want to be a safe and secure driver for the individuals I work with to regain control."
Michelle’s outside interests include spending time with her family. She has a husband, two children, and lives in Kyle, TX. She also likes to spend time with her dogs.
“The best view comes after the hardest climb.”