Nettie Jones graduated from Houston Baptist University where she received dual Bachelor of Science degrees in Psychology and Sociology. She later continued her education receiving a Master of Science degree in Psychology from Our Lady of the Lake University in San Antonio, Texas.
Ms. Jones is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the State of Texas and is in Private Practice. Her office is located in the Missouri City/Sugar Land area in Texas. Ms. Jones’ practice and primary focus is working with Women and Women’s Emotional Health.
Ms. Jones was an Adjunct Instructor with Wharton County Junior College for over 10 years, where she taught classes in General Psychology and Developmental Psychology. She is a consultant with AVANCE, Houston – Headstart program. She has presented at conferences, workshops and churches on: Integrating Faith into the Therapeutic Process; Women and Depression; Postpartum Depression- A Woman’s Struggle; Stressbusters 101- How to Handle Stress in the Workplace; Stress Management – Handle Stress Don’t Let it Handle You; Mental Illness in Children – Diagnosis and Treatment; and Train the Trainer – Perinatal Mood & Anxiety Disorders; Body Image and Self-Esteem for Young Women.
Ms. Jones has received special certifications in Perinatal Mental Health Components of Care from Postpartum Support International at the Postpartum International Annual Conference held in Houston, Texas in 2008 and also Train the Trainer in Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorder from Mental Health America of Greater Houston in 2009. Ms. Jones has a radio talk show, Your Life with Nettie Jones, “The Girlfriend’s Therapist” that airs every Wednesday on Amazing 102.5 FM radio Houston-Galveston. The show is designed to empower, encourage, and promote healthy emotional wellness. Ms. Jones is a native Houstonian, married and is the mother of three beautiful girls.