Dr. David J Schlosz is a Counselor Educator, Licensed Professional Counselor, Coach, and Consultant based in Austin, Texas
He currently works as an assistant professor at Capella University. His education includes a master’s degree in counseling from Texas State University and a Ph.D. in counselor education and supervision from the University of Texas – San Antonio.
In previous careers, he has worked as a pastor, retail manager, and community mental health clinic manager. Counseling and counselor education are his passions as he loves seeing shame lift off people and they embrace their freedom available to be their best selves and reach their full potential. His clients come from all over the world, including Australia, New Zealand, and most parts of Europe and Canada. Growing up in Cape Town, South Africa, allowed David to bring an international and multicultural perspective to his practice.
What we offer
I empower high-level executives like you to unlock your full potential by understanding that the personal is indeed professional, and the professional is equally personal. Don't settle for a life where your personal and professional worlds are in conflict. Embrace the idea that they are interconnected, and together, we can create a seamless harmony that will elevate your executive performance to new heights. Your personal success is the key to your professional success. My approach is tailored to your specific needs, and sessions will be conducted in a confidential and non-judgmental environment.
I offer specialized online coaching services for international clients. With a diverse clientele spanning Tokyo, Milan, and Toronto, my approach is tailored to cater to the unique cultural and individual nuances of each client. Leveraging a blend of therapeutic and coaching techniques, I provide a seamless virtual platform for individuals to access high-quality guidance and support. Whether you're navigating personal challenges, seeking growth, or aiming for professional excellence, m global perspective ensures you receive comprehensive and culturally-informed assistance
I specialize in addressing and healing shame-related concerns. Leveraging advanced therapeutic techniques, we provide a safe, confidential space for clients to explore, understand, and overcome the deeply-rooted feelings of shame that may be affecting their mental well-being and daily life. Our compassionate approach ensures that every individual feels heard, validated, and empowered to transform their shame into resilience and self-acceptance.
We offer a meticulous Strengths Assessment tailored for our local and international clientele. Recognizing the diverse cultural and individual backgrounds of each client, this assessment dives deep into identifying one's innate abilities, talents, and areas of potential. After completing the assessment, clients receive a detailed 12-page report that not only highlights their inherent strengths but also provides actionable insights and strategies for personal and professional growth. This report serves as a foundational tool for both counseling and coaching sessions, enabling clients to harness their strengths, overcome challenges, and achieve their goals with clarity and confidence..
We stand at the intersection of counseling, coaching, and education, offering expert consultancy services for both program evaluation and small business growth. With vast experience in online counseling and coaching for national and international clients, Dr. Schlosz brings a wealth of knowledge to organizations and businesses aiming to optimize their offerings and operations. As a counselor educator, the focus is on integrating best practices, ensuring program efficacy, and facilitating sustainable growth strategies. Whether you're an educational institution seeking validation and improvement for your programs or a budding business aiming to scale, Dr. Schlosz's consultancy promises insight, innovation, and impact.
Dr. David Schlosz, PhD, LPC, is an esteemed public speaker with a profound commitment to shedding light on critical issues in the counseling field. Having presented at local, state, national, and international conferences, a central focus of his advocacy is the harm of conversion therapy. Drawing from deep expertise in counseling and coaching, coupled with extensive research, each presentation seeks to educate, create awareness, and drive change against such harmful practices. Dr. Schlosz's compelling and evidence-based talks have resonated with a wide array of audiences, furthering the global conversation on ethical therapeutic interventions and the promotion of genuine acceptance and understanding.
David is a wonderful and insightful person, even during our first session he understood my concerns and understood me. I didn't know what to expect, but I didn't expect him to be this great.
HBH - Canada
Meeting with David for coaching helped release creativity and focus on me. I was able to better understand my passions and goals. I found that my conversations with David released a slow, sustainable burn in me to accomplish goals and pursue dreams and gave me courage to take risks.
A.K. - Texas
David is empathetic, patient and truly cares! He is non-judgmental and is willing to tell you the truth. Even if it's something you don't want to hear. But always remaining compassionate and professional! I highly recommend David.
A.B. - Australia
David was ready to help reschedule appointments for video calls when it felt urgent, and we had some chatting in between sessions as well. We especially appreciated his analogies and how he responded calmly and reassuring when we were in doubt and believed in us when we didn’t believe in ourselves. Thank you, David!
L.D. - Denmark
Coaching with David not only makes certain that you will get to where you should be going in life but causes you to get there sooner than you would've without it, and not only that, but you’ll also get there in ways that correspond with your values and standards. You'll probably never be truer to yourself and those around you. You'll be giving them what is truly your best and therefore giving life what is truly your best. You'll either become the person you always knew you were supposed to be or realize for the first time who you were supposed to be all this while and then start being that person; the true and best YOU.