Counseling in Garland, TX. Find the Right Therapist.

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Jackie Ponder, LCSW, LCDC


Within driving distance of Garland

I believe the relationship between therapist and client must feel safe, non-judgmental and empowering. I subscribe to multiple therapeutic modalities so that I can individualize therapy or coaching for each client. Therapy grants people the space to redefine themselves.

Aisha Armstrong, M.S.

Within driving distance of Garland

Are you sad, overwhelmed, or having persistent difficulties in your relationships with others? Let us work together to get you to a place of optimal functioning. My approach to psychotherapy is one of collaboration and supportive challenge. I actively work with others t

Upside Therapy, Psy.D, LPC

Psychologists and Licensed Professional Counselors

Within driving distance of Garland

We provide therapy services from empathic, warm, and highly trained professionals committed to maximizing your or your family member's functioning. Our approach includes strengths based, positive, and truly connected therapy or evaluation service.

Ruben Gomez, M.A., LPC, CART

Individual, Marriage Counseling, Play Therapy, and Insomnia Treatment

Within driving distance of Garland

(Evening & Saturday Appointments Available) Ruben's practice is comprised of Play Therapy, Couples/Marriage Counseling, Anger Resolution, and Individual counseling for a variety of reasons.

Renee Fromm, MA, LPC-S

Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisor

Within driving distance of Garland

TreeHouse Counseling provides your child with a strong foundation and a canopy of security in which they learn techniques to heal themselves, grow, and reduce stress within your family.

Cynthia Orrego, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist

Within driving distance of Garland

I provide a caring, safe environment to express your concerns, and will be dedicated to helping you and your child develop the tools needed to make positive changes. Using empirically-based interventions, I strive to provide personalized treatment and assessment.

Matthew Drumm, MA, LPC-Intern

Professional Licensed Counselor-Intern, supervised by Heather Cawthon LPC-Supervisor

Within driving distance of Garland

Stay the Course offers counseling assistance to all military active or veteran, police officers active or retired, all first responders as well as family members.

Laura Wallace, Ph.D, LMFT

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

Available for Online Therapy

Laura provides therapy to children, adolescents, couples, and families using a strengths-based, family systems approach. She has specialized training in trauma-related issues as well as Gestalt approaches to therapy.

Kevin Lambert, Psy.D., MBA

Licensed Psychologist

Within driving distance of Garland

Life is a journey filled with wonderful moments & difficult challenges. Lambert Psychology clinicians will be honored to support & guide you (& your loved ones) in the journey toward strengthened relationships and enhanced, purposeful living.

Daniel Gowan, M.Div., M.A., LCDC, LPC-S

Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisor

Within driving distance of Garland

Marriage counseling comprises about 50% of Daniel’s practice. In addition, he works with individuals around issues of Life Changes and Life Transitions. He will help you develop insight and understand what is going on so you feel better and live better.

Paul Myers, MA. LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Garland

Counseling is my life's calling and I take great joy in helping people strengthen their families, marriages, relationships, and overall mental health. I counsel from a faith-based approach that is warm, empathetic, and understanding to your particular struggles.

Marvin Schick, MA, LMFTA

Licensed Marital and Family Therapist Associate

Within driving distance of Garland

I provide clients a safe and compassionate clinical & biblical integration of professional care addressing your concerns with state of the art therapy and sound biblical guidance--without judgmental overtones. Let me walk with you to discover wholeness and joy

Bob Good, Bob Good, M.A., Th.M., LPC-S

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Garland

With over 20 years of clinical practice, I have worked with individuals, couples, and families committed to guiding people with hope in knowing that they do not have to face the challenges of life alone. I provide researched based tools in a safe, compassionate place.

Related Sites:
City of Garland
Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors

Therapy Garland, TX

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The Plaza Theatre, located on W. State Street, has been a fixture in Garland, TX for decades. It has been a theatre since the 1940’s and is a well-known landmark. Originally, the building was the Cole & Davis Drygoods Store. The building has been lovingly restored in the art deco style which pays homage to its past. Upon entry, patrons are impressed by the domed lobby complete with chandelier. Closer inspection reveals modern technology is employed with state-of-the-art sound and lighting systems. Velvet seating also speaks to the historically accurate renovation. With seating for 350 people, the venue is a popular for events such as business meetings, receptions, musical productions, and concerts. The site was donated to the city in 1991. It is considered part of the Granville Arts Center complex which also contains other facilities available to the arts community of Garland.1

Mental Health in Garland

Addicare Group of Texas, a non-profit organization in Garland, is committed to assisting community members with their chemical dependency and substance abuse issues.2 To that end they offer a Relapse Prevention 12 week program, consisting of classes and workshops which help educate those in recover regarding relapse. The classes cover warning signs, triggers, myths, and coping mechanisms. Addicare staff help those in recovery understand their substance disorders more thoroughly so that they can prevent relapses from occurring and recover from them swiftly if they do. For more information, call (972) 278-4760.

The Garland Community Service Center is a resource dedicated to creating a more stable, secure, and prosperous community. Difficulty in re-entering the workforce after being incarcerated can be very disheartening for those who are committed to reforming themselves.3 The Re-Entry Services Program at the Community Service Center helps to address this issue for those with challenged backgrounds.4 Clients can train in a variety of different vocations, from culinary arts to truck driving. For more information on the program, call the Garland Community Service Center at (214) 413-1720.

Current Initiatives

The Good Samaritans of Garland are a non-profit group working to unite the community, partner with other organizations, and mobilize citizens in order to prevent homelessness and hunger in the region. Their Food for Families program provides vouchers to families to pick up food on a monthly basis; the food is distributed equally. Their Homeless Packs program sets aside certain food bank items for the homeless; anyone homeless in the Garland area may pick up food twice weekly through the Homeless Packs program. To find out more about the Good Samaritans of Garland, call (972) 276-2263.5


1. Garland Granville Arts Center. (2017). About Us. Retrieved from
2. Addicare Group of Texas. (2017). Relapse Prevention. Retrieved from
3. Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation. (2001). The Psychological Impact of Incarceration: Implications for Post-Prison Adjustment. Retrieved from
4. Urban League—Greater Dallas and North Central Texas. (2017). Re-Entry Services. Retrieved from
5. Good Samaritans of Garland. (2017). Food Programs. Retrieved from

Garland is a city that is located in multiple counties- Rockwall County and Collin County and Dallas County in Texas. It has a land area of 57.03 square miles and a water area of 0.12 square miles.  The population of Garland is 236,897 people with 74,912 households and a median annual income of $51,970. .

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Therapy in Garland 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 Garland therapist about insurance coverage or ask about sliding scale fees if there are any difficulties with accessibility