Great Couples Counseling in McAllen, TX. Therapy to heal relationships.

Licensed therapists for relationships and marriages in McAllen, Texas. Discounts available (see profiles).


Melissa Brentlinger, MA, LPC, LMFT
Couples Counselor

Melissa Brentlinger, MA, LPC, LMFT

Licensed Professional Counselor

In 78586 - Nearby to McAllen.

Typically clients are more nervous about coming in for Couples Counseling than Individual Therapy because they have no idea what their partner is going to say about them. I have clear guidelines about respecting each other as they express hurts and concerns during my sessions. I help clients learn to be advocates for themselves in the partnership in a loving, respectful way. We look together at destructive cycles going on in the relationship and we figure out how to stop these destructive cycles. I often teach how to have a disagreement without collateral damage. Often it is taking ownership of our present and past actions that is key to repair broken trust and/or hurt feelings.

Ashley Evans, CPC, MA, LPC Associate
Couples Counselor

Ashley Evans, CPC, MA, LPC Associate

Licensed Professional Counselor - Associate

Available for Online Therapy

I am a big believer in emotionally focused therapy (EFT) for couples and relationships. Attachment theory is a powerful frame of reference and one in which couples can learn to attune to their partner's needs and bring greater harmony to the relationship. I work with each partner and then come together to understand the picture as a whole. Through EFT it is entirely possible to bring new understanding to both partners so that they can re-ignite the passion and cut through the frustration of mixed messages and hurt feelings.

Kevin Fleming, Ph.D.
Couples Counselor

Kevin Fleming, Ph.D.

Coach/Change Agent/Consultant

At Home or Private Discreet Intensives

What are the most common couples' issues? If you are thinking "communication, conflict, sex, money, child rearing" you are correct. However, most therapists will go after the symptom on each side of the couple fence thinking that the way to effective change is by getting each party to "work" on their respective "issue". Many times the parties don’t agree but comply. Imagine if you could align the unconscious brains of a couple and stop the "working on your issues" part that has become so popular in therapy settings? Contact kevin@kevinflemingphd.com to learn how! Or call 877-606-6161. DR. FLEMING'S NEW RELATIONSHIP/COUPLES INTENSIVES. www.kevinflemingphd.com/marriage-couples-retreats.php

Vanessa Hughes, MA, SEP
Couples Counselor

Vanessa Hughes, MA, SEP

Alternative and Integrated Practitioner

Available for Online Therapy

Let me guess. One partner feels alone and like they don't matter and the other feels they are always being criticized and can't get anything right. The more one asks for the other to show up, the more the partner disappears physically and emotionally. You both bicker and fight and the idea of sitting and just hanging out seems elusive, if not impossible. Something like this? Often we crave connection but are blocked by the pain and the history that gets in the way. Small fights about little things become battles that highlight our struggle to have our basic relational needs met. I can help you get under the bickering to the parts crying out for connection- to an enriching relationship.


You Have Found The Best Couples Counselors in McAllen, TX. Restore Your Relationship.

Thank you for visiting our Texas search of licensed therapists for couples in McAllen who specialize in helping relationships and marriages heal and overcome division and hurt. Relationships are hard. Unless you are actively working towards coming together, by default you are drifting apart. It takes work. A licensed therapist is an expert at helping to untangle the mess that can develop when things go wrong. Find honest and effective couples Counseling in McAllen and renew your relationship.

McAllen is located in Hidalgo County, Texas. It has a land area of 58.35 square miles and a water area of 0.40 square miles.  The population of McAllen is 140,269 people with 42,225 households and a median annual income of $44,254. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for McAllen, TX

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Mental health treatment and therapy in McAllen is sometimes a struggle to afford for families and individuals without proper insurance coverage. Finances for many in McAllen 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 McAllen public health department.