Basher M. Salem, MA, LPHA, LPC, LCDC, BSFT-S, Licensed Professional Counselor in San Antonio
Welcome to my page.My name is Basher, I am a Licensed Practitioner of the Healing Art by the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC), Licensed Professional Counselor, by the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors, Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor, and Licensed DWI Intervention Program Instructor by the Texas Department of State Health Services and Certified Brief Strategic Family Therapist and Clinical Supervisor by The University of Miami School of medicine department of Psychiatry and Family Studies, I work with the full spectrum of clinical presentations, ranging from mild to severe.
I spent the Last 25 plus years serving in many settings, starting in not for profit organizations, Provide services to the Military and their family working as an "MFLC" MIlitary Family Life Consultant. providing services to our military men and women in many corners of the world.
I work with anxiety disorders, depression, self-esteem issues, personality disorders, and relational problems, psychosis, bipolar affective disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder.I help families by functioning as a guide for them, and together we develop reference points such as how they can set house rules, talk to each other, and resolve conflicts.
Take the first step to help. Call or Email Basher M. Salem now - (210) 871-9532


  • Years in Practice: 20+ Years
  • School: Our Lady of the Lake University
  • Year Graduated: 1991
  • License No. and State: 61637 Texas


  • Avg Cost (per session): $80 - $120
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans

  • Aetna
  • AmeriHealth
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • CHIP | Children's Program
  • CareSource
  • Ceridian
  • Humana
  • MHN
  • MHNet Behavioral Health
  • Magellan Behavioral Health
  • Medicaid
  • Military OneSource
  • Molina
  • PHCS
  • UHA
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • ValueOptions
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • License No. and State: Chemical Dependency Counselor Texas Department of State/ LIC# 7782
  • Certificate: University of Mimi Miller School of Medicine / Brief Strategic Family Therapy
  • Certificate Date: 2003


  • Child or Adolescent
  • Family Conflict
  • Addiction


  • ADHD
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Drug Abuse
  • Eating Disorders
  • Grief
  • Infertility
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Life Coaching
  • Parenting
  • Self-Harming
  • Substance Abuse
  • Trauma and PTSD

Mental Health

  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Psychosis


  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Ethnicity: African-American and Hispanic and Latino
Alternative Languages: Arabic


  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults


  • Bisexual Clients
  • Cancer
  • Gay Clients
  • HIV / AIDS Clients
  • Heterosexual Clients
  • Lesbian Clients
  • Transgender Clients
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Brief Strategic Family Therapy
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Eclectic
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Existential
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Feminist
  • Forensic Psychology
  • Gestalt
  • Humanistic
  • Intervention
  • Jungian
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Multicultural
  • Narrative
  • Neurofeedback
  • Play Therapy
  • Psychoanalytic
  • Psychodynamic
  • Psychological Testing and Evaluation
  • Relational
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Somatic
  • Trauma Focused


  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family


  • Video Counseling
Last Modified: 22 Dec 2017
Basher M. Salem, MA, LPHA, LPC, LCDC, BSFT-S, Licensed Professional Counselor in San Antonio

Basher M. Salem

Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPHA, LPC, LCDC, BSFT-S