George Ayala, MEd, LPC, Licensed Professional Counselor in San Antonio
With the daily stressors and challenges of children and families, I offer to cater to every individual and family who requests my services. With over twenty years in education and mental health, I bring forth an innovative approach for dealing with issues of parenting, ADHD, Grief,Trauma, Anxiety, Self-Esteem and other mental health related issues you and your family may encounter. ***Hablo Espanol. When making your appointment please make sure to specify that you are seeking my services. Cuando haga su cita asegure de pedir la consulta conmigo.
Certified by the Grief Recovery Institute I firmly believe, that all individuals grieve over loss and unexpected change in their lives. Let me show you how you can work through your loss and see the present and future through different eyes.
Proudly serving the border communities and their specific needs for twenty years.
Take the first step to help. Call or Email George Ayala now - (915) 613-2569

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 10 Years
  • School: Sul Ross State University
  • Year Graduated: 2002
  • License No. and State: 60683 Texas

Finances

  • Avg Cost (per session): $70 - $120
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Mastercard, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cenpatico
  • Cigna
  • ComPsych
  • Humana
  • LifeSynch
  • Magellan Behavioral Health
  • Medicaid
  • TRICARE
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Texas State Educator Certification / School Counselor,Principal
  • Certificate Date: 2014
  • Certificate: El Paso Community College / American Sign Language
  • Certificate Date: 1998

Specialties

  • Behavioral Issues
  • Grief
  • School Issues

Issues

  • ADHD
  • Adoption
  • Anger Management
  • Antisocial Personality
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Career Counseling
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Coping Skills
  • Deaf and Hard of Hearing individuals
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Life Coaching
  • Narcissistic Personality
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Racial Identity
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Spirituality
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teen Violence
  • Transgender
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Video Game Addiction
  • Weight Loss

Sexuality

  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Ethnicity: African-American and Hispanic and Latino
Alternative Languages: ASL and Spanish

Age

  • Toddlers / Preschoolers (0 to 6)
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)

Categories

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

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Art Therapy
  • CBT, Grief Recovery Institute Certified
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Eclectic
  • Family / Marital
  • Intervention
  • Multicultural
  • Play Therapy
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)

Modality

  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Last Modified: 17 Jun 2016
George Ayala, MEd, LPC, Licensed Professional Counselor in San Antonio

George Ayala

Licensed Professional Counselor, MEd, LPC