Child Psychologists and Child Therapists in Justin, TX.

Find a child psychologist or a counselor who specializes in therapy and assessment for children in Justin, Texas.


Child Therapist

Reflections Counseling of Denton, M.Ed., M.S.

Licensed Professional Counselors & Counselor Interns

Within driving distance of Justin

In Play Therapy a trained Play Therapist can establish a therapeutic relationship with your child. Through the use of play the counselor aids your child in learning how to express feelings, modify behavior, develop problem solving skills, and learn new ways of relating to others. The play therapy environment provides a safe emotional distance from the child's problems so that he or she can begin to develop appropriate expressions of thoughts and feelings. In the playroom the most troubling problems can be safely confronted and lasting resolutions can be discovered, rehearsed, and mastered.

Child Therapist

Angie Hesselbrock, LPC, NCC, LPC-S

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Justin

Young children learn and grow through play. I incorporate games, art, music, puppets, etc to help the children express themselves. Children don't have the language skills adults possess--they often express themselves through storytelling and pictures--building a trusting relationship with the child is the first step toward making them feel comfortable enough to share their story with me.

Child Therapist

Cheryl Rutherford, MA,NCC,LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Justin

Children are not equipped with adult words to help them express what is going on within their minds and hearts and lives. With more than half our marriages ending in divorce, kids these days are suffering in a huge way that is heartbreaking. Play therapy is all about giving children a safe place to "play out" their experiences, "act out" their anxiety and anger that they don't have the maturity to understand or communicate and learn coping skills to help them find peace in a chaotic world. A must for children who have experienced loss in any form in their lives or need appropriate empowerment to overcome bullying or other obstacles they encounter on a daily basis.

Child Therapist

Donald Baer, LPC, LMFT

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Justin

My master's degree (Cornell) is in child development. I have worked more than 35 years with families, agencies and schools on ALL child problems, including birth defects and all developmental and behavioral problems. As a family therapist, I help parents figure out alternative ways to deal with child and family issues, including things like foster parenting, adoption, intrafamily strife, sibling battles, etc. I offer child assessments - IQ, learning disability, slow learning, and all behavior areas. I regularly work with pediatricians and other child specialists to help children of all ages.

Child Therapist

Audrey Kteily, Ph.D, LPC-S

Family Psychotherapist

Within driving distance of Justin

Dr. Kteily takes a family systems approach when working with clients. She assesses not only the individual but the family as well as other environments the person is active in. This gives Dr. Kteily a complete picture of the person's life and where changes need to be made. Of course some topics require a sharper approach such as addiction, anxiety and panic, and depression. Dr. Kteily works closely with each individual's physicians to manage their symptoms while helping each person find the root cause and eradicate it.

Child Therapist

Theresa Kellam, Ph.D., HSP

Licensed Psychologist

Within driving distance of Justin

I'm very passionate about working with young children, especially using play therapy. Play is a child's language and toys are their words. Understanding children's play enables them to work on problems they don't have the worlds or cognitive abilities to share. In fact, I've written a book about it to help parents with their children's problems entitled "The Parent Survival Guide: from Chaos to Harmony in 10 Weeks or Less." You can find out more about it at www.specialplaytime.com. I also co-authored a book to train therapists how to work with parents.

Child Therapist

Kristi Mannon, Ph.D., LP

Licensed Psychologist

Within driving distance of Justin

I specialize in the treatment of young children. My treatment approach varies depending on the child's needs. However, I am trained in play therapy, behavioral-based therapies, and parental training. One treatment model that I am trained in is Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT). PCIT aims to help improve the parent-child relationship through interaction. I help parents develop more effective parenting techniques and reduce behavior issues with the child.

Child Therapist

Tracy Crain, LPC-S, LCDC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Justin

Although adults often see them as carefree, young children face struggles and stresses on a daily basis. Whether your child is dealing with test anxiety, bullying, peer pressure, or something else common to children, he or she can benefit from counseling. Additionally, if a young child is undergoing a significant transition or change, such as divorce or a family member’s sickness or death, counseling can help tremendously. Like adults, children need opportunities to express themselves, feel understood, and learn techniques to cope with life and the challenges it presents.


You have found the top therapists in Justin, TX who specialize in helping children.

Thank you for visiting our Texas page of licensed child psychologists and child therapists in Justin, Texas who are trained and experienced in helping children and youth.  Working with children requires a different skillset from other types of therapy and here you will find therapists who are skilled, patient and experienced. Please note that while all therapists here work with children, not all may be a registered psychologist. You can easily verify this on each profile. Reach out to a child therapist or child psychologist in Justin today, our contact forms are "open" 24/7.

Justin is located in Denton County, Texas. It has a land area of 2.37 square miles and a water area of 0.00 square miles.  The population of Justin is 3,437 people with 1,131 households and a median annual income of $75,898. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for Justin, TX

Mostly Affordable

Establishing weekly sessions with a professional therapist is considered affordable in Justin for the average family. While sustaining a commitment to therapy is usually not an issue, if mental health treatment feels like a burden please ask your counselor about accepted insurance plans or sliding scale fees