TAMEKA THOMPSON, MA, LPC
Tameka Thompson is the owner of Xcellence Counseling and Wellness, LLC a virtual private practice located in Texas. She’s a licensed professional counselor (LPC) and has over 20 years of experience in the mental health field. She is passionate about serving the communities that she is a part of and is an advocate for mental wellness in Black and Brown communities. Tameka has been recognized for the excellent work she does in the community by receiving the “Trainer of the Year” award from the Texas Association for the Education of Young Children.
In addition, to providing therapy she has participated in several mental health panels and has presented on mental health topics such as (Stigmas Associated with Mental Health in the Black and Brown Community, Parenting Tips for Managing Meltdowns/Tantrums, Managing Teen Stress, and Understanding Your Child’s Love Language) that she feels has impacted (Black and Brown) communities the most. As her practice name suggests (Xcellence Counseling and Wellness) Tameka is committed to ensuring that Black and Brown people have access to and receive “EXCELLENT” mental health care. One of Tameka’s favorite quotes is “never be limited by other people’s imaginations” by Dr. Mae Jemison. Therefore, it was her mission in founding Xcellence Counseling and Wellness so that Black and Brown people have no limitations or barriers when accessing quality mental health care.