Counseling in Longview, TX. Find the Right Therapist.

Safe, effective, and caring. Affordable therapists near you in Longview, Texas will help you make the changes you want.


Kevin Fleming Ph.D.

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.

Coach/Change Agent/Consultant

At Home or Private Discreet Intensives

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.

Philip Kolba, MA LMHC NCC

Philip Kolba, MA LMHC NCC

Psychotherapist

Available for Online Therapy

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.

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Location: Longview, Texas

Longview, Texas

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

Therapy Longview, TX

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Located in eastern Texas, Longview has a population around 78,000. The climate in Longview has mild winters, which an average snowfall of less than two inches, with an ice storm here or there during the winter season. However, the highs are usually in the 50-60’s, with lows ranging from the 30-40’s. The summers are usually hot and humid, with temperatures into the 90-100’s. This is usually the driest season of the area. The area events include an annual Great Texas Balloon Race, which is held each July, bringing in the best hot air balloon pilots from around the world.1 This is definitely a spectacle worth bringing the whole family out for! Longview also hosts different events such as the annual Memorial Day Weekend Motorcycle Rally, with riders from Texas and surrounding states. The Turnip Green Festival is also a favorite of families, to include concerts, softball games, dances, and cooking.

Mental Health in Longview

The East Texas Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse (ETCADA) in Longview is an education, prevention, and recovery focused organization that helps community members with issues related to chemical dependency.2 One of their primary aims is to offer classes, workshops, and support groups in Longview. ETCADA hosts DWI OSAR and SASSI sessions for court compliance, a “choices and consequences” class for recovering clients, and an educational initiative known as Project 180—aimed at preventing youth from engaging in substance abuse at all. Their support groups include the Recovery Awareness Connection Support Group, as well as a Women’s Group to provide a secure environment for recovering women in the community. For more information about the programs offered by ETCADA, call (903) 753-7633.

The Arc is an organization in Longview dedicated to helping individuals with intellectual, psychological, and physical disabilities expand their opportunities in the community.3 More than 10% of the population of Texas is challenged with a disability of some type.4 The Arc advocates for acceptance and accessibility and strives to create programs and offer support to assist disabled individuals and the community as a whole. It provides numerous services, including day habilitation and a work experience program at its Boyd St. center and at the Arc Downtown Coffee Shop.

Current Initiatives

Special Health Resources of Texas, headquartered in Longview, is a non-profit organization dedicated to assisting citizens in the region who require healthcare but face barriers to obtaining it.5 Their clinic offers a number of primary care services, including treatment for HIV, on a sliding income scale, and the knowledgeable professionals there are also prepared to help visitors apply for other resources as needed. To contact the main office in Longview, call (903) 234-0776. For the Longview Community Clinic, call (903) 234-8808.


References

1. Great Texas Balloon Race. (2017). Home Page. Retrieved from http://www.greattexasballoonrace.com/
2. ETCADA. (2017). East Texas Classes. Retrieved from http://www.etcada.com/services/east-texas-classes
3. The Arc. (2017). About. Retrieved from http://arcofgreggco.org/about/
4. State of Texas. (2016). People with Disabilities: A Texas Profile. Retrieved from http://governor.state.tx.us/files/twic/Disabilities_Profile.pdf
5. Special Health Resources. (2017). Home Page. Retrieved from http://www.shrt.net/index.php

Longview is a city that is located in multiple counties- Harrison County and Gregg County in Texas. It has a land area of 55.69 square miles and a water area of 0.10 square miles.  The population of Longview is 82,287 people with 30,577 households and a median annual income of $44,544. .


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Mental health treatment and therapy in Longview is sometimes a struggle to afford for families and individuals without proper insurance coverage. Finances for many in Longview are not able to cover long term weekly counseling sessions without a budgetary plan in place. The good news is that therapists are often willing to work with you if accessibility is an issue. Low cost therapy and sliding scales are just some of the options that therapists can offer. Insurance may cover your sessions as well. Talk to your counselor to learn more. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local Longview public health department.