Counseling in Irving, TX. Find the Right Therapist.

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L. Kay Byers, LPC-S

Licensed Professional Counselor-Supervisor

1431 Greenway Drive, Ste 810, Irving, Texas

It's sometimes difficult to reach out for help-especially when you are stressed out, full of anxiety or depressed. I can help you overcome these feelings by working with you to develop a plan that achieves your goals and desires to have a loving and productive life.

Laura Wallace, Ph.D, LMFT

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

Online Therapist / Coach

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.

Philip Kolba, MA

Psychotherapist

Online Therapist / Coach

Are you fulfilled by your relationships as you deserve to be? I specialize in online relationship counseling for LGBTQ and hetero clients. By examining your life and relationships with a counselor you can increase your capacity for happiness and success.

Matthew Drumm, MA, LPC-Intern

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

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.


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

Therapy Irving, TX

Shady Grove, Gribble, Oldham, Eagle Ford, Tarrant

The arts are supported in the Irving, Texas area and one of the largest examples of this is the Mustangs of Colinas. Robert Glen crafted the piece which is thought to be the largest equestrian sculpture in the world. Installed in 1984, it pays homage to the wild mustangs that were inhabitants of early Texas. Visitors flock to the site in Williams Square and can also visit a museum devoted to the monument while there. The Irving Arts Center is a complex that contains the Main Gallery as well as the New Talent Gallery. Theater and concert programs are also offered throughout the year. With a lovely outdoor sculpture garden, this site is a popular venue for meetings, rehearsals, and receptions. The Irving Community Theatre puts on 5 productions a year and is staffed by a large number of volunteers.1 Area teens can get involved in their Clubhouse program and assist with all facets of the events.

Mental Health in Irving

Overcoming addiction isn't an easy task for anyone. Finding the right programs and support is vital for those who are determined to end their dependency on alcohol and substance abuse. RAC is a non-profit addiction treatment center and transitional housing provider in Irving dedicated to helping those who struggle with dependency.2 They offer treatment programs, anger management classes, tobacco awareness programs, and address both the issue of addiction and the behavioral problems that typically occur as a result. There are also classes and sessions available for the family, friends, and loved ones of those struggling. To contact RAC, call (972) 259-8406.

Financial stresses can take a serious toll on mental and emotional health, and it's that much more of a challenge to cope with when unemployed. Over 700,000 Texas are dealing with unemployment, but there are resources that can help.3 Irving Cares helps those who are out of work find and keep a steady job.4 They offer a weekly Job Search Seminar which teaches strategies for job searching, interviewing, and preparing resumes. Their Employment Services Manager also assists clients with identifying and solving obstacles to employment like the need for childcare, lack of transportation, or difficulty finding an appropriate wardrobe. To find out more, contact Irving Cares at (972) 721-9181.

Current Initiatives

Family Promise of Irving is a non-profit agency dedicated to raising awareness regarding homelessness in Irving and advocating for those without a home.5 Their program provides shelter to the homeless, as well as education and networking opportunities designed to promote stability and self-sufficiency. The agency is supported by a number of faith-based congregations of various donations which provide facilities and volunteers. For more information about the program, contact Family Promise at (972) 313-1500.


References

1. MainStage Irving-Las Colinas. (2017). About MainStage Irving-Las Colinas. Retrieved from http://www.irvingtheatre.org/about.html.
2. RAC.(2017). Who We Are. Retrieved from http://www.remedyaddictionscounselors.org/.
3. Bureau of Labor Statistics. (2017). Economy at a Glance-Texas. Retrieved from http://www.bls.gov/eag/eag.tx.htm.
4. Irving Cares. (2017). Employment Services. Retrieved from http://www.irvingcares.org/find-help/employment-services.
5. Family Promise. (2017). Home. Retrieved from http://familypromiseirving.org/home/.

Irving is located in Dallas County, Texas. It has a land area of 67.04 square miles and a water area of 0.99 square miles.  The population of Irving is 236,607 people with 83,649 households and a median annual income of $52,154. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for Irving, TX

Affordable with Planning

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