Marriage counseling that Heals in San Antonio, TX. Restore Your Relationship.

Speak with the right marriage therapist in San Antonio. Real help for issues like separation, communication, infidelity, and finances.


Ashley Wilkens, M.A., LMFT, LPC
Marriage Counselor

Ashley Wilkens, M.A., LMFT, LPC

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Licensed Professional Counselor

Institute for Couple and Family Enhancement, 21015 Market Ridge, Suite 101, San Antonio, Texas 78258 | 210-326-0077

I have received specialized training for working with couples. I primarily utilize The Gottman method as well as Emotionally Focused Therapy which research has shown to be effective in treating a variety of issues that common to couples seeking marital therapy.

Joseph Estess, M.A., LMFT, Veteran
Marriage Counselor

Joseph Estess, M.A., LMFT, Veteran

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

21015 Market Ridge, Suite 101, San Antonio, Texas 78258 | 210-310-8384

My goal is to help the relationship. I will challenge you both to replace criticism and self-centered thinking with curiosity and compassion.

Ross Thompson, MA, LMFT
Marriage Counselor

Ross Thompson, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

4230 Gardendale Ste 502, San Antonio, Texas 78229 | 210-593-8774

I provide a collaborative approach in helping you explore the issues that are occurring in your marriage and finding resolutions that both of you co-create and will provide continued growth throughout the marriage for continued problem resolutions.

Mina O'Connell, MA, MS, PLLC
Marriage Counselor

Mina O'Connell, MA, MS, PLLC

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

4230 Gardendale, Building 601, San Antonio, Texas 78229 | (210) 995-8968

Marital therapy is shown to enhance relationships, emotional and physical health, work, and community involvement. I am trained in a family systems perspective which looks at family patterns, personality, communication, and life goals for a healthy, happy relationship.

Vanessa Hughes, MA, SEP
Marriage Counselor

Vanessa Hughes, MA, SEP

Alternative and Integrated Practitioner

Available for Online Therapy

We want connection- a space to be vulnerable and truly seen. But emotional intimacy is risky, and that scares us, especially with a difficult history! Instead of being vulnerable, we build up walls to protect us. Let's break down the walls and build a loving connection.

Betsabe Rubio, LMFT-S, LPC-S.
Marriage Counselor

Betsabe Rubio, LMFT-S, LPC-S.

Marriage and Family Therapist

4230 Gardendale Suite 502, San Antonio, Texas 78229 | 210-593-9725

Sometimes through time we loose those things that we admired about our loved ones and forget why we started a relationship in the first place. My role is to help you find the connection that seems lost and move towards even a deeper, happier relationship.

Melissa Friesenhahn, MA, LPC
Marriage Counselor

Melissa Friesenhahn, MA, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

1015 Central Parkway North, Suite 145, San Antonio, Texas 78232 | (210) 307-8770

Couples come into my office with anxiety, hurt, pain, disappointment, stuck, unhappy, unmet needs, sadness, alone, and many other concerns and feelings. I appreciate all my couples and understand the difficulties of sharing your struggles.

Ashley Evans, CPC, MA, LPC Associate
Marriage Counselor

Ashley Evans, CPC, MA, LPC Associate

Licensed Professional Counselor - Associate

Available for Online Therapy

A healthy relationship takes work. I practice emotionally focused therapy with my couples which gets to the deeper and more profound issues going on in your marriage. Let me show you how to reconnect by understanding what's really happening.

Kevin Fleming, Ph.D.
Marriage Counselor

Kevin Fleming, Ph.D.

Coach/Change Agent/Consultant

San Antonio, Texas 78207 | 1-877-606-6161

Though we are not licensed marriage counselors, Grey Matters International, Inc. provides cutting edge brain optimization and rebalancing technology to better align the minds of partners to reduce conflict, increase hope---for the brain has the final word on change.

David Ashburner, MA, LPC, CSAT, CHFP
Marriage Counselor

David Ashburner, MA, LPC, CSAT, CHFP

Men and Couples Counselor

5801 W Plano Pkwy, Plano, Texas 75093 | 214-773-6201

Some couples need a jump-start in repairing their relationship, especially if there has been infidelity. I offer THREE-DAY INTENSIVES, where you are able to get in 4-6 months of therapy in 3 days. For some, this is a marriage saver when it seems all hope is lost.

Christina Russell, MA, LPC, NCC
Marriage Counselor

Christina Russell, MA, LPC, NCC

Licensed Professional Counselor

18838 Stone Oak Pkwy Ste 103, San Antonio, Texas 78258 | 210-490-9106

Christian Counseling for couples provides a safe, non-judgmental space to explore and improve the dynamics of conflict, betrayal, disappointment, despair, confusion and lack of understanding found in struggling relationships.

Nicholas Wilkens, Ph.D
Marriage Counselor

Nicholas Wilkens, Ph.D

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

21015 Market Ridge, San Antonio, Texas 78258 | 210-286-0053

My therapy with couples typically involves ongoing satisfaction assessments. I target the couple's previous successes in their relationship, fondness and admiration of one another (or lack thereof), and their ability to create shared meaning.

Susan Blake, MA, LPC
Marriage Counselor

Susan Blake, MA, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

4057 Broadway, San Antonio, Texas 78209 | 210-219-3123

A healthy marriage takes work. Therapy will reach the heart of the issues and begin the process of restoration. Let's get started.



Related Sites:
City of San Antonio
Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors

Counseling San Antonio Texas

Therapist Central Loop, Midtown, Southtown, Uptown Broadway, North Central, Riverwalk

San Antonio, Texas's second-largest city is also America's seventh largest city in terms of population. More than 20 million visitors come to San Antonio each year because of the huge variety of attractions that the city has to offer. The city is renowned for the beauty of its River Walk, a charming maze of walkways along the San Antonio River. San Antonio is also home to the Alamo fortress, the Six Flags Fiesta Texas theme parks, and the Marion Koogler McNay Museum of Modern Art.1 Because there are many large companies in San Antonio looking for young talent, many recent graduates and young couples are attracted to the city.

Marriage and Couples Mental Health in San Antonio

San Antonio couples who have children can participate in free parenting classes offered by the YMCA of Greater San Antonio. The program, entitled Precious Minds New Connections, helps forge healthy bonds between parents and their children. Each class is 9-10 weeks long and provides parents with resources for effective behavior management and strategies to enhance family functioning. Classes are offered in English and Spanish, and free meals and childcare are provided. For additional details about the program, pleasecall 210-534-9622.2

San Antonio Youth is a non-profit organization providing many educational, recreational, and employment support services to the at-risk youth of the city. The organization takes a strengths-based approach to helping children stay in school and obtain employment. In a safe, fun, and positive environment, children develop the character, strengths, knowledge, and skills to achieve their potential and escape the cycle of poverty that afflicts a large number of their families. Call San Antonio Youth at 210-223-3131 for additional information.3

Family Services and Assistance Programs

The Family Service Association of San Antonio has been providing families with resources to improve mental health for over 100 years. With many state-funded and grant-funded programs that target the needs of children, adolescents, and adults, the association helps build strong families that can withstand the stresses of mental illness and substance abuse. Individual, couples, and family counseling services are available, many of which are free of charge for clients who qualify. Educational and outreach programs on anger management, grief support, and domestic violence are also offered. Further information about the Family Service Association is available by calling 210-299-2400.4


References

1. McNay Art Museum. (2017). Home - McNay Art Museum. Retrieved from http://www.mcnayart.org/
2. YMCA of Greater San Antonio. (2017). Precious Minds New Connections. Retrieved from http://www.ymcasatx.org/pmnc
3. San Antonio Youth. (2017). Our Story. Retrieved from http://sanantonioyouth.org/our-story/
4. Family Service Association. (2016). Services. Retrieved from http://www.family-service.org/services_counseling.htm

San Antonio is a city that is located in multiple counties- Bexar County and Comal County and Medina County in Texas. It has a land area of 460.98 square miles and a water area of 5.72 square miles.  The population of San Antonio is 1.47 million people with 488,645 households and a median annual income of $46,744. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for San Antonio, TX

Some budgeting needed

While counseling can certainly be an expense for individuals and families in San Antonio, with proper budgeting, it is entirely do-able and the risk/reward is worth it. For some families, it may be difficult to sustain a commitment to therapy without proper insurance coverage. If this is you, ask your therapist about low cost options as practitoners in and around San Antonio may have flexibility or sliding scales. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local San Antonio public health department.