Ida Lee Duplechin, Licensed Professional Counselor

MBA, M.Ed., L.P.C., N.C.C., CART

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Ida Lee Duplechin, LPC, Helping You Get the Life Skill Tools You Need



Master of Education in Counseling and Development

Lamar University, Beaumont, TX 2011

Continuously pursuing further eduction to stay abreast of the latest therapies.


Independent Coursework

  • Homophobia, Heterosexism & Racism (TAASA)
  • Effective Outreach and Service to People with Disabilities (TAASA)
  • International Human Trafficking Victims: After the Rescue (TAASA)
  • Working With Latino Population (TAASA)
  • International Human Trafficking Victims: Short & Long Term Care Management Issues (TAASA)
  • Counseling Victims of Trafficking (TAASA)
  • Urban African American Teens and Dating Violence (TAASA)
  • Civil Legal Remedies: Victims of Trafficking (TAASA)
  • Allies Against Slavery (TAASA)
  • Overview of Human Trafficking (TAASA)
  • Working With Male Survivors of Sexual Assault (TAASA)
  • Ten Creative Counseling Techniques for Helping Clients Deal With Anger (ACA)
  • Digital Confidentiality: A Holistic Security Model for Counselors (ACA)
  • How Have the Wars in Iraq and Afghanistan Impacted the Troops, Their Families, and the Mental Health Community? (ACA)
  • Solution Focused Social Interest: A Targeted Approach to Treating Internet Addiction (ACA)
  • Suicide Awareness Symposium (Spindletop Ctr-Bmt TX)
  • Working With Minority Populations (NBCC Foundation)
  • Promoting Leisure Wellness in Counseling (ACA)
  • The Lived Experiences of Supervisors in Rural Settings (ACA)
  • Illegal Images: critical issues and strategies for addressing child pornography use (Neari Press)



Advocate for Rape & Suicide Crisis Victim
State of Texas
Licensed Professional Counselor
April 2013 – Present

Licensed Sex Offender Treatment Provider
State of Texas
May 2013 – Present

Registered Chemical Dependency Counselor-CI
State of Texas
September 2011 – Present

Certified Anger Resolution Therapist [CART]
Institute of Chemical Dependency Studies
August 2013 – Present

National Certified Counselor (NCC)
National Board for Certified Counselors
August 2013 – April 2019

Moral Reconation Therapy (TM) Facilitator/Therapist
Correctional Counseling Inc.
September 2013 – Present


Honors and Awards

1st Chairman of the Super-Kids category for children with disabilities in Jack Hauser’s project of Soap Box Derby- Beaumont TX

Member/officer on the Board of Directors of the Rotary Club of Beaumont-Spindletop chapter, RotaryBoard Delegate to Literacy Project of Beaumont, TX-specializing in fundraising

Leadership Beaumont alumni

Ambassador for the Beaumont Chamber of Commerce. An active member of the Chamber’s Health Care Committee: research to address the problem of providing services to the uninsured/underserved citizens of Southeast Texas, esp. Jefferson County

Member of the Southeast Texas Coalition on Mental Health and Aging

Former columnist for the Arizona Women’s Voice

Former editor for the newsletter for Society of Women Engineers-Phoenix

Her article on the first memoriam service in Arizona for people with Alzheimer’s was published in the Arizona Republic & later reprinted in the national Alzheimer Association Newsletter.



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