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Emily Hindman

Ellis County Family and Adoption Law Attorney

Attorney Emily Hindman brings a unique combination of skills and experience to the firm. She is an valued member of our Family Law Section. Given her extensive background and education in the areas of psychology and counseling, she is in a perfect place to help out our clients through the trials and hardships of such family law cases. In addition to her role as Family Law Associate, Ms. Hindman also spends a good portion of her time representing folks in adoptions. This is an area of law that Emily loves doing.  


  • Texas A&M University School of Law, College Station, Texas Juris Doctor (J.D.)
    • Major: Law
  • University of Oklahoma, Master of Arts in Education (M.A.Ed.)
    • Major: Community Counseling
  • Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
    • Major: Psychology
    • Minors: Spanish and English

Past Employment:

  • Emily Hindman, M.Ed., Licensed Professional Counseling, Attorney (2002-present)
  • Urban Neighborhood Initiative for Family and Youth (UNIFY) and Perfection Children Services (PCS), Clinical Director (2007-present)
  • Green Oaks Psychiatric Hospital, Triage Specialist (2007-2009)
  • Dallas County Juvenile Detention Center, Psychologist Assistant (Feb. 2007-May2007)
  • Therapeutic Family Life, Therapist (2006-2007)
  • Mesa Family Services, Inc., Clinical Director (2005-2006)
  • Riverside Publishing, Researcher (2001-2002)
  • Corsicana Residential Treatment Center-Texas Youth Commission, Associate Clinical Psychologist (1999-2005)
  • Central Oklahoma Juvenile Center, Internship (1998-1999)
  • University of Oklahoma Assessment/Counseling Psychology Clinic, Practicum (June 1998-Dec.1998)
  • Southern Oak Resource Center, Assistantship (1997-1999)

Professional Associations Licenses & Certifications

  • Licensed Attorney, State Bar No. 24095367 (2016)
  • Trauma-Focused CBT Trained (2011)
  • Current Member of the American Counseling Association (2005-present)
  • Northstar Provider (2004)
  • Medicaid Proivder (2003)
  • Licensed Professional Counselor, License #17226 (2001)

Training & Continuing Education:

  • Addictive Disorders
  • Aggressive Sexual Behavior Problems in Children and Adolescents
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution Training
  • American Correctional Association National Conference:
  • Treating Mentally Ill Offenders
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Applying Theories to Individual and Group Counseling
  • Assessing and Treating Adult Abuse Survivors & Victims of Violence
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Children
  • Bipolar Disorder in Children
  • Clinical Pharmacology Relevant to Daily Practice
  • Cultural Competency
  • Disputing Irrational Thoughts and Feelings w/ Albert Ellis, Ph.D.
  • Medical Treatment Guidelines for Major Depressive Disorder,
  • Schizophrenia, and Bipolar Disorder
  • Mental Illness Treatment Programs
  • Pharmacotherapy-Depression and Schizophrenia
  • Play Therapy and Beyond: Treatment Techniques with Children and Adolescents
  • Resiliency with Children in Play Therapy
  • Self-Injury
  • Understanding the Psychopathic Personality
  • Gang Awareness and Prosecution
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution Training
  • Behavioral Analysis Training
  • Current Laws Relevant to Licensed Clinicians
  • Trauma and Loss in Children-Trauma Specialist Training
Contact us today at (972) 895-7636 today to learn more about our firm and how we can help you.

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