Debra Ellis - Ellis Counseling Agency

Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC, LBSW, ACBSW

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(214) 241-4093

Debra Ellis - Ellis Counseling Agency

Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC, LBSW, ACBSW

She/Her/Hers

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

Ellis Counseling Agency
Arlington, TX 76012
Call Debra Ellis
(214) 241-4093
Offers online therapy

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This location is easily accessible from:

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About

Welcome to Ellis Counseling Agency! I am a behavioral specialist, trained to assist with a variety issues you and your family may be facing. My focus is on personal wellness for the individual and the family. My goal is to develop an individual plan of care to help you walk in your destiny. I have over 25 years of experience working in the fields of behavioral health, substance abuse, case management and medical social work. Good things are headed your way!
I provide both individual and group sessions for mental health, substance abuse, grief and loss, infertility, stress management, anger management, and assertiveness communication training. Groups are based on a request/sign up. Groups consist of (6) to (12) individuals for six weeks. Groups met in my office or local library pending the size.
I would welcome you to a free 15 minute phone consultation. My goal is to develop a comfortable therapeutic relationship and environment. During your assessment (not consult) We will identify specific goals you have for treatment. An individualize plan of care is created for you to ensure the areas of concerns are addressed and processed.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $125 - $275
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Paypal, Venmo, Visa, Wire, Zelle
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • Magellan
  • Optum
  • UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH
  • Out of Network
Hello, I accept private pay, BCBS TX and Cigna. As I am credentialed to other HMO platforms, I will update this area. Ins.ID card. required
Email us or call (214) 241-4093 with questions.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 20 Years
  • License: Texas / 63387
  • School: Texas A&M
  • Year Graduated: 1987
I am able to present with skilled strategies to assist clients with achieving and returning to their optimum level of function for over 20y

Additional Credentials

  • License No. and State: 63387 Tx
  • License No. and State: 015218 Tx

Debra Ellis - Ellis Counseling Agency's Groups

Grief & Loss, Depression, Alzheimer's, Infertility

I have over 20 years of experience with anticipatory grief and loss issues (finding out a terminal diagnosis/poor prognosis) along with Alzheimer's Disease process and the grief of losing the person although their body remains in your presence. Anticipatory grief vs. Grief. Understanding the stages of grief and the necessity of working through your grief vs. going through your grief. Group size of (8). Once weekly. $25 per person. Dates to be determined.

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Chemical Dependency

Processing triggers....Avoiding self sabotage...Accepting responsibility for your sobriety. Understanding the disease process of addiction. Learn why 90 meetings in 90 days may be the key for your success. Group of (8) needed to start a 4 week support group. The cost is $25 per session/person.

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Covid Support.Healthcare Wkrs. Students. Community

COVID has affected us all in different ways. It has been difficult for many of us to adjust to this "new normal" which continues to change. These support groups are all conducted via Telehealth. It is not to support conspiracy theorist, political or religious views, but intended to be a safe environment to learn positive coping techniques to "grow" through this change. Symptoms: Compassion Fatigue. Feelings of fear, anger, sadness, worry, numbness, or frustration. Changes in appetite. Increased use of alcohol, tobacco, or other drugs. Difficulty sleeping or nightmares. Difficulty concentrating and making decisions.

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Location

Ellis Counseling Agency
Arlington, TX 76012
Call Debra Ellis
(214) 241-4093
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Specialties
  • Relationship Issues
  • Life Transitions
  • Dual Diagnosis
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Adoption
  • Alcohol Use
  • Alzheimer's
  • Anger Management
  • Antisocial Personality
  • Anxiety
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Autism
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality (BPD)
  • Career Counseling
  • Child
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Eating Disorders
  • Education and Learning Disabilities
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Gambling
  • Grief
  • Grief/Loss. Dementia/Alzheimer's.Career Counseling
  • Hoarding
  • Infertility
  • Infidelity
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Coaching
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Medication Management
  • Men's Issues
  • Narcissistic Personality (NPD)
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance (ODD)
  • Parenting
  • Parenting. School/Behavioral Issues. COVID Stress.
  • Peer Relationships
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Racial Identity
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sex Therapy
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Spirituality
  • Sports Performance
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teen Violence
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Transgender
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
  • Video Game Addiction
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders (DID)
  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Black and African American and Other Racial or Ethnic Background
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
Communities
  • Aviation Professionals
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Blind Allied
  • Body Positivity
  • Cancer
  • Gay Allied
  • HIV / AIDS Allied
  • Intersex Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Non-Binary Allied
  • Open Relationships Non-Monogamy
  • Queer Allied
  • Racial Justice Allied
  • Sex Worker Allied
  • Sex-Positive, Kink Allied
  • Single Mother
  • Transgender Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Attachment-based
  • Client Center Therapy
  • Clinical Supervision and Licensed Supervisors
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Dialectical Behavior (DBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Existential
  • Experiential Therapy
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Gestalt
  • Gottman Method
  • Humanistic
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Multicultural
  • Person-Centered
  • Positive Psychology
  • Psychodynamic
  • Rational Emotive Behavior (REBT)
  • Reality Therapy
  • Relational
  • Schema Therapy
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Somatic
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group

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Last Modified: 1 Dec 2022
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Debra Ellis - Ellis Counseling Agency

Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC, LBSW, ACBSW