Experienced Marriage Counselors in San Antonio, TX

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Melissa Friesenhahn, MA, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor
Phone & Email:  Contact Melissa

1015 Central Parkway North, Suite 145, San Antonio, TX 78232

Couples come into my office with anxiety, hurt, pain, disappointment, stuck, unhappy, unmet needs, sadness, alone, and many other concerns and feelings. I appreciate all my couples and understand the difficulties of sharing your struggles.

  • Some of My Specialties:
  • Marital & Premarital Counseling
  • Couple Counseling
  • Couple & Marriage Counseling
  • Adult Counseling
  • Career / Adjustment Counseling
  • Infertility Issues / Transitions
  • Anxiety / Stress Counseling
  • Individual Counseling

Becky Davenport, Ph.D., LMFT-S

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Phone & Email:  Contact Becky

500 N Loop 1604 E., Suite 220, San Antonio, TX 78232

We need loving relationships like we need the air that we breathe. However, these relationships sometimes cause disappointment, hurt, and frustration. I work with couples to connect in a deep and meaningful way, communicate effectively, and build a lasting relationship.

  • Some of My Specialties:
  • Couples Therapy
  • Play Therapy
  • Family Therapy
  • infidelity
  • Child Behavior Problems
  • Depression And Anxiety
  • Divorce Prevention
  • Divorce Adjustment

Erin Ross, Ph.D, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Phone & Email:  Contact Erin

500 N Loop 1604 E, Suite 220 , San Antonio, TX 78232

There are two things I strongly believe: 1. life is what our relationships make of it, and 2. relationships are always a lot of work, especially healthy ones. This means that there is always work to be done and things to be learned from our relational systems.

  • Some of My Specialties:
  • Relational Communication
  • Sex Therapy
  • Depression
  • Self-Care And Empowerment
  • Chronic Pain And Wellness
  • Addiction
  • Infertility
  • Marriage And Family

Betsabe Rubio, LMFT-S, LPC-S.

Marriage and Family Therapist
Phone & Email:  Contact Betsabe

4230 Gardendale Suite 502, San Antonio, TX 78229

Sometimes through time we loose those things that we admired about our loved ones and forget why we started a relationship in the first place. My role is to help you find the connection that seems lost and move towards even a deeper, happier relationship.

  • Some of My Specialties:
  • Premarital Therapy
  • Communication
  • Love And Intimacy
  • Divorce
  • Infidelity
  • Separation
  • Resolving Family Conflict
  • Family Of Origin Issues

Mina O'Connell, MA, MS, PLLC

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Phone & Email:  Contact Mina

4230 Gardendale, Building 601, San Antonio, TX 78229

Marital therapy is shown to enhance relationships, emotional and physical health, work, and community involvement. I am trained in a family systems perspective which looks at family patterns, personality, communication, and life goals for a healthy, happy relationship.

  • Some of My Specialties:
  • Marriage
  • Individual
  • Family
  • Child
  • Eating Disorders
  • Anxiety
  • Play Therapy
  • DBT

Joseph Estess, M.A., LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Phone & Email:  Contact Joseph

500 N Loop 1604 E Suite 220, San Antonio, TX 78232

My goal is to help the relationships and not to choose sides. I will challenge you both to replace criticism and self-centered thinking with curiosity and compassion.

  • Some of My Specialties:
  • Couples Counseling
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Military Life
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Communication Issues
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Mindfulness

Hill Country Counseling Associates, PLLC

Licensed Counselors
Phone & Email:  Contact Hill Country Counseling Associates

12274 Bandera Road, Suite 232, Helotes, TX

Marital therapy is solution-focused, targeting the main issues while helping clients understand and accommodate each other. Counselors don't take sides because it is not productive. Couples are respectfully challenged and held accountable for behavior modification.

  • Some of My Specialties:
  • Child/Adolescent
  • Relationship/Marital
  • Adjustment/Transition Problems
  • Depression/Anxiety
  • Divorce Recovery/Blended Family
  • Abuse/Trauma
  • Mood Disorders (i.e., Bipolar)
  • Codependency/Boundary Issues

Wendy Barnes, MS

Licensed Professional Counselor
Phone & Email:  Contact Wendy

18838 Stone Oak Pkwy STE 103, San Antonio, TX 78258

We are created for relationships and I desire to help you experience the intimacy you desire. When working with couples, my aim is to address healing and growth in each member while educating and fostering healthy communication.

  • Some of My Specialties:
  • Christian Counseling
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Depression
  • Stress / Anxiety
  • Relationship Issues
  • Trauma Recovery / PTSD
  • Anger
  • Grief
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Nicholas Wilkens, Ph.D

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist
Phone & Email:  Contact Nicholas

500 N Loop 1604 E., Suite 220, San Antonio, TX 78232

My therapy with couples typically involves ongoing satisfaction assessments. I target the couple's previous successes in their relationship, fondness and admiration of one another (or lack thereof), and their ability to create shared meaning.

  • Some of My Specialties:
  • Marital/Couples Therapy
  • Family Therapy
  • Anxiety Disorders (Inc. OCD)
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Psychological Testing
  • Adjustment Disorders

Ashley Wilkens, M.A., LMFT, LPC

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Licensed Professional Counselor
Phone & Email:  Contact Ashley

Institute for Couple and Family Enhancement, San Antonio, TX 78232

I have received specialized training for working with couples. I primarily utilize The Gottman method as well as Emotionally Focused Therapy which research has shown to be effective in treating a variety of issues that common to couples seeking marital therapy.

  • Some of My Specialties:
  • Older Adults and Their Families
  • Caregiver Stress
  • Premarital & Marital Counseling
  • Blended Family Issues
  • Depression/Anxiety Issues
  • Grief
  • Major Life Transitions

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Related Sites:
City of San Antonio
Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors

Counseling San Antonio Texas

Therapist Central Loop, Midtown, Southtown, Uptown Broadway, North Central, Riverwalk

San Antonio, Texas's second-largest city is also America's seventh largest city in terms of population. More than 20 million visitors come to San Antonio each year because of the huge variety of attractions that the city has to offer. The city is renowned for the beauty of its River Walk, a charming maze of walkways along the San Antonio River. San Antonio is also home to the Alamo fortress, the Six Flags Fiesta Texas theme parks, and the Marion Koogler McNay Museum of Modern Art.1 Because there are many large companies in San Antonio looking for young talent, many recent graduates and young couples are attracted to the city.

Marriage and Couples Mental Health in San Antonio

San Antonio couples who have children can participate in free parenting classes offered by the YMCA of Greater San Antonio. The program, entitled Precious Minds New Connections, helps forge healthy bonds between parents and their children. Each class is 9-10 weeks long and provides parents with resources for effective behavior management and strategies to enhance family functioning. Classes are offered in English and Spanish, and free meals and childcare are provided. For additional details about the program, pleasecall 210-534-9622.2

San Antonio Youth is a non-profit organization providing many educational, recreational, and employment support services to the at-risk youth of the city. The organization takes a strengths-based approach to helping children stay in school and obtain employment. In a safe, fun, and positive environment, children develop the character, strengths, knowledge, and skills to achieve their potential and escape the cycle of poverty that afflicts a large number of their families. Call San Antonio Youth at 210-223-3131 for additional information.3

Family Services and Assistance Programs

The Family Service Association of San Antonio has been providing families with resources to improve mental health for over 100 years. With many state-funded and grant-funded programs that target the needs of children, adolescents, and adults, the association helps build strong families that can withstand the stresses of mental illness and substance abuse. Individual, couples, and family counseling services are available, many of which are free of charge for clients who qualify. Educational and outreach programs on anger management, grief support, and domestic violence are also offered. Further information about the Family Service Association is available by calling 210-299-2400.4


1. McNay Art Museum. (2014). Home - McNay Art Museum. Retrieved from http://www.mcnayart.org/
2. YMCA of Greater San Antonio. (2014). Precious Minds New Connections. Retrieved from http://www.ymcasatx.org/pmnc
3. San Antonio Youth. (2014). Our Story. Retrieved from http://sanantonioyouth.org/our-story/
4. Family Service Association. (2013). Services. Retrieved from http://www.family-service.org/services_counseling.htm

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