My Practice

Do work that matters. Vale la pena. – Gloria Anzaldúa

Theoretical Frameworks & Treatment Modalities:


Interpersonal Neurobiology


Relational-Cultural Approach

Narrative Theory

Parts Work

Feminist Orientation


Training & Experience:

Nurturing the Heart with the Brain in Mind with Bonnie Badenoch, PhD

Interpersonal Neurobiology (IPNB) with Juliane Taylor Shore, LPC-S, LMFT-S, SEP

Somatic Experiencing - Advanced Level

Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) Certified

Attachment, Adoption, & Trauma, Master's Course with Robyn Gobbel, LCSW

Attachment Focused Behavioral Interventions

Trust Based Relational Interventions

Compassion Focused Therapy


Background Highlights:

  • Travis County Juvenile Probation Department 

  • The Center for Child Protection 

  • St. David’s South Austin Medical Center- Emergency Dept 

  • Travis County Sheriff’s Office- Victim Services 

  • Texas Youth Hotline

Education & Licensure:

  • Master of Science in Social Work, University of Texas at Austin, 2012

  • Bachelors of Science in Human Development & Family Sciences, University of Texas at Austin, 2007

  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker Supervisor (LCSW-S #56611) regulated by the Texas State Board of Social Worker Examiners (TSBSWE)


Fall 2022 Announcement: Janette S. Cordero, LCSW-S will be returning to the office in the fall 2022 and accepting new clients in the winter.