Counseling in Austin, TX. Find the Right Therapist.

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Janet Anderson, MA, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

1464 E. Whitestone Blvd (Hwy 1431) Suite 1301, Cedar Park, Texas

The task of chosing the right counselor can be overwhelming and frightening. My speciality is making you feel comfortable and relaxed immediately. I know you're nervous and I work to create a safe place for you to be able to talk about anything. It's your hour!

Erikalin Ashton, Psy.D.

Licensed Psychologist

3724 Jefferson Street, Suite 320, Austin, Texas

Dr. Ashton has over 16 years of experience specializing in the treatment of anxiety and provides evidence-based Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) for adult populations. She treats the full spectrum of anxiety disorders, OCD, trichotillomania, as well as depression.

The Council on Recovery

8402 Cross Park Drive, Austin, Texas

Since 1967, non-profit Austin Recovery has provided effective and compassionate drug and alcohol rehab for individuals and their families in Austin, Texas. Our transformational treatment model includes individual and small group counseling, experiential therapies, 12 step work and an evidence-based curriculum.

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.

Coach/Change Agent/Consultant

Grey Matters Intl & Dr. Kevin Fleming(cited expert for NY Times, CNN, Fortune, Sporting News)is all about bold thinking & neuroscience innovation in getting mood/behavior change when shrinking,feel good self-help, and pills aren't cutting it. Indiv/couples/family.

Ann McIntosh, MA, LCSW

Licensed clinical social worker

4407 Bee Cave Rd. Bldg 5 Ste 513, Austin, Texas

My office is a safe haven where you can share whatever is on your mind. You will be gently focused on becoming a student of yourself, replacing anxiety and stress with curiosity about what is troubling you, learning how to honor your feelings while choosing behaviors

Russell Kauitzsch, MS, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

8500 N Mopac Suite 701, Austin, Texas

You have taken the difficult step to find a counselor and are ready to start your journey! You deserve a safe, confidential, supportive and welcoming environment for counseling. Let's work together to reach your goals!

Darrell Ragland, MA, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

15901 Central Commerce Dr., Suite 505, Pflugerville, Texas

Pre-marrital, marriage and couples counseling, to include men's issues and men's groups, all from a Christian prospective are my areas of expertise. I work with tools that lead people towards relational success, building intimacy and emotional connection.

Tina Moody, M.Div., M.A.

Licensed Professional Counselor

2700 BeeCave Rd., Ste 114, Austin, Texas

Life is sometimes hard. Whether by circumstance, loss, relationships or simply having your fill of the same dissatisfying patterns, I provide safe haven and professional expertise to ease the burden and enlighten your path. Live your best life.

William Schroeder, MA, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

4807 spicewood springs road, bldg 1, #1140, Austin, Texas

My area of expertise includes cognitive counseling with adolescents and adults, and includes individuals and couples. I work on a variety of issues including ADHD, depression, anxiety, Aspergers, locating happiness, develop relationship strategies, break free sadness.

Jessica Buss, Ph.D., BCB Biofeedback Certified

Psychologist (TX & CA); Health Psychology, E-Therapy

11701 Bee Caves Rd., Austin, Texas

My goal is to help you discover your true self and lead a life worth celebrating. I am committed to creating a welcoming, supportive place where you are treated with kindness, acceptance, and respect. You are given permission to be just as you are as you work to grow.

Anna McElearney, LMFT, LPC, NCC

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Licensed Professional Counselor, National Certified Counselor

4131 Spicewood Springs Rd., Austin, Texas

Relationships have the greatest potential to help us grow and heal. But when we aren't feeling valued or appreciated by our spouse or partner, it can be incredibly frustrating. But, change is possible. You can communicate in ways that unite and heal, I can help.

Cross Creek Hospital

Psychiatric Hospital

8402 Cross Park Drive, Austin, Texas

Cross Creek Hospital, northeast Austin, Texas's premier provider of inpatient and outpatient mental health and substance abuse services, offers fully comprehensive care for individuals of all ages who are looking to achieve healthier and more satisfying lives.

Jennifer Bilbrey, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

8500 Shoal Creek Boulevard, Bldg #4, Ste #114, Austin, Texas

I help adult individuals and couples learn how to feel better about themselves and thrive in life and in their relationships. My approach helps you learn how to be more compassionate with yourself and others - a neccessary skill in having the kind of life you most want.



Related Sites:
City Of Austin
Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors

About Austin, TX

Colorado River, Violet Crown, Lake Austin, Mount Bonnell, Hippie Hollow Park, Lady Bird Lake, Mansfield Dam

Austin is the Capital City of the state of Texas and it is considered the second largest capital in the U.S. The city is also named "Silicon Hills" due to the fact that many technology corporations have their development centers here. In the early1800, pioneers have started to populate the area along Colorado River. Austin is situated on the Colorado River and it is surrounded by three artificial lakes. The city is a cultural and economic location for five counties. It is the second safest city in the U.S based on F.B.I statistics. The name of the city honors the first secretary of state of the republic, Stephen F. Austin, who was also known as the "Father of Texas". Austin is also known as "The Live Music Capital of the World", thanks to the many live music venues that it hosts.1  

Mental Health in Austin

Texas ranks below the national average in the number of mental health professionals per 100,000 residents.2 As a result, the city of Austin is offering some community based services that aim to bring solutions and solace to the people who are suffering from a mental illness. The citizens of Austin can benefit from many services that aim to help children, veterans, families, and other segments of the population. People's Community Clinic is one of the best community clinics in Texas that offers pharmacy and lab services on-site. The aim of this clinic is to serve people who have little or no health insurance. Children, adults, and the elderly can benefit from these services.3 Please call 512-478-4939 for further information. Swan Songs are a non-profit organization that seeks to give peace to terminally ill patients. Swan Songs' initiative is to organize private concerts for individuals who suffer from a terminal illness. Individuals may request any musical genre or musician they enjoy. Patients may listen to their favorite music with their family and overcome their pain through this music.4

Current Initiatives

There are some pertinent initiatives that would improve mental services in Texas. The graduate education programs for behavioral health professionals should be expanded to include psychiatry, social work, psychology, nursing, and counseling. Some of the initiatives promote the idea of asking professional boards to gather data that will help identify specific ethnic, cultural, racial, and linguistic workforce shortages. The current initiatives also seek to receive investment for the advanced technology that is required for suicide prevention training.5


References

1. Wikipedia. (2017). Austin, Texas. Retrieved from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Austin,_Texas
2. Crisis Point. (2017). Mental Health Workforce Shortages in Texas. Retrieved from http://www.hogg.utexas.edu/uploads/documents/Mental_Health_Crisis_final_032111.pdf
3. People's Community Clinic. (2017). Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Other Mental Health Problems in the Military. Retrieved from https://www.austinpcc.org
4. Swan Songs. (2017). Fulfilling Musical Wishes at the End of Life. Retrieved from http://www.swansongs.org/
5. Texas Mental Health Transformation. (2017). Retrieved from http://www.mhtransformation.org

Austin is a city that is located in multiple counties- Hays County and Williamson County and Travis County in Texas. It has a land area of 312.73 square miles and a water area of 6.77 square miles.  The population of Austin is nearly 1 million people with 351,195 households and a median annual income of $57,689. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for Austin, TX

Affordable with Planning

Therapy in Austin is generally within financial reach for the average family, but some budget planning may be needed for a real commitment to weekly counseling. Remember that your mental health and happiness are important. Check with your Austin therapist about insurance coverage or ask about sliding scale fees if there are any difficulties with accessibility