Ben Carrettin

Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, NCC, LPC-S, CISM, COH-LC

Verified by Psychology Today
4 Endorsed
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Ben Carrettin

Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, NCC, LPC-S, CISM, COH-LC

Verified by Psychology Today
4 Endorsed

Location

9525 Katy Freeway
Houston, TX 77024
(832) 529-6839
Offers online therapy

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Announcement icon In office and virtual appointments are currently being offered. In office uses brief COVID screening questionnaire.

About

Are you feeling overwhelmed? Too many things to manage and the stress keeps growing? Struggling with anxiety or depression? Facing unexpected changes or maybe at a critical turning point in your life? I'm a Nationally Board Certified and licensed professional with over 25 years of experience. I help people struggling with Depression, Anxiety/Panic Disorders, Work/Life Balance, Grief, Addiction Recovery, Cancer Resilience, Cardiac and, Organ Transplant Patients, Medical Professionals, Cross-Cultural conflict, Clergy, Traumatic Events/Exposure (CISM) and a variety of challenging Life Transitions.
With adults I employ an eclectic and pragmatic blend of Western approaches including Brief, Solution-Focused, Mindfulness-CBT, Existential (grief) and others with contemporary and traditional Eastern philosophical concepts - clean, clear, direct and very applicable by today's professional. With minors I am more Patient-Centered in addition to the above.
Other Services: ESI for businesses and legal processes (please visit website for details), drug-free anxiety / nausea management for morning sickness and the side effects of chemotherapy, Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM) for Peace Officers, Fire and Rescue, EMTs and critical events in the workplace/business.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $195 - $225
Pay By: American Express, Cash, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
All of my clients auto-pay for services online through a secure portal. I do not accept insurance. Monthly auto-statements, via email.
Email me or call (832) 529-6839 with questions.

Qualifications

  • License: Texas / 16273
I have been helping Houston area adults, their families and businesses for over 25 years. Have worked in clinical, medical and corporate.

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: NBCC / NCC
  • Certificate Date: 2007

Endorsements

Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor, MS, LPC-S, CGP, RYT, SEP

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, APRN, PMHNP, BC

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, ACSW

Ben Carrettin's Groups

WholeLifeRecovery Group

Group is for adult clients who have completed RTC, PHP or IOP and are looking for continued support and a step-down level of care that extends into their early recovery journey. Participants should be open to exploring emotionally sensitive topics within this group. Group is primarily process-oriented but also includes educational engagements. Clients cannot come to this group unless they have recently completed one of the above levels of care (within the last 3 months).

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Partner & Family: Addiction 101 Seminar

This is beginner's seminar is geared for Partners, Parents and Spouses of people in active addiction, currently in treatment or in the early stages of recovery. Seminar is offered twice a month, typically runs 120 minutes, covers an array of topics loved ones need to know and is held in a professional office space. The seats are limited and intentionally kept this way to secure a more personal and meaningful experience for those attending. Reservation of seats and prepayment is required - spaces are limited. Call for more information.

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Location

9525 Katy Freeway
Houston, TX 77024
(832) 529-6839
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Addiction
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Anxiety
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Alcohol Use
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Cancer Patients, Cross-Cultural Issues and
  • Career Counseling
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Drug Abuse
  • Grief
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Men's Issues
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Pre & Post Organ Transplant; Liver and Kidney
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Spirituality
  • Sports Performance
  • Substance Use
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Other Racial or Ethnic Background
Age
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
Communities
  • Aviation Professionals
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Body Positivity
  • Cancer
  • Gay Allied
  • HIV / AIDS Allied
  • Immuno-disorders
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Non-Binary Allied
  • Open Relationships Non-Monogamy
  • Queer Allied
  • Racial Justice Allied
  • Sex Worker Allied
  • Single Mother
  • Transgender Allied
  • Vegan Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Compassion Focused
  • Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM)
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Eclectic
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Executive Social Intelligence (ESI) - Leadership
  • Existential
  • Family Systems
  • Humanistic
  • Integrative
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Intervention
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Multicultural
  • Person-Centered
  • Positive Psychology
  • Reality Therapy
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group

Links

My Website

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Last Modified: 1 Dec 2022
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Ben Carrettin

Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, NCC, LPC-S, CISM, COH-LC