Psychologist, PsyD Verified
Verified
Austin, TX 78759
Are you tired of feeling misunderstood and disconnected? Sometimes it feels like the world will only accept you if you fit in a neat little box. I can help you reconnect with the parts of your identity that have been overshadowed by outside expectations. As a biracial tri-cultural woman of color, I am uniquely qualified to provide a compassionate, non-judgmental space to explore your identity and create the life you want and the relationships you desire. I work with people of all racial and ethnic backgrounds and spiritual orientations.
Parenting
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Austin, TX 78759
Parenting
Are you tired of feeling misunderstood and disconnected? Sometimes it feels like the world will only accept you if you fit in a neat little box. I can help you reconnect with the parts of your identity that have been overshadowed by outside expectations. As a biracial tri-cultural woman of color, I am uniquely qualified to provide a compassionate, non-judgmental space to explore your identity and create the life you want and the relationships you desire. I work with people of all racial and ethnic backgrounds and spiritual orientations.
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Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC, CGP Verified
Verified
Austin, TX 78731
With over 10 years of experience, I specialize in working with people who want to improve their relationships with others.  I bring a natural curiosity as well as empathy and compassion when working through some of the barriers that may get in the way of you reaching your goals.  Most people I work with talk about wanting to connect with others more. It is through connections with others that we begin to gain insight and learn and grow.
Parenting
(512) 649-0184
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Austin, TX 78731
Parenting
With over 10 years of experience, I specialize in working with people who want to improve their relationships with others.  I bring a natural curiosity as well as empathy and compassion when working through some of the barriers that may get in the way of you reaching your goals.  Most people I work with talk about wanting to connect with others more. It is through connections with others that we begin to gain insight and learn and grow.
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW Verified
Verified
Austin, TX 78745
Want PEACE? Need JOY! Life can get pretty overwhelming, right? You keep striving, struggling to keep it under control, if even for a moment. It's exhausting! You end up feeling stuck, burdened, anxious or depressed; not knowing where to turn or what steps to take. You lash out at others or judge and condemn yourself. You feel like you are coming up short of that 'best version' of yourself; the YOU that has always seemed just out of reach. I get it, I understand and I can help. In fact, helping people like you is my life's PASSION !
Parenting
(650) 466-7971
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Austin, TX 78745
Parenting
Want PEACE? Need JOY! Life can get pretty overwhelming, right? You keep striving, struggling to keep it under control, if even for a moment. It's exhausting! You end up feeling stuck, burdened, anxious or depressed; not knowing where to turn or what steps to take. You lash out at others or judge and condemn yourself. You feel like you are coming up short of that 'best version' of yourself; the YOU that has always seemed just out of reach. I get it, I understand and I can help. In fact, helping people like you is my life's PASSION !
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Licensed Professional Counselor, LCSW, LMFT, LPC, LAC Verified
Verified
Austin, TX 78758
Samaritan Center has been saving lives and giving hope to Central Texas families for more than 45 years. We envision a healthy and compassionate community where every individual achieves mental, physical, spiritual and social well-being. We heal hearts, provide hope, and enhance lives with a holistic approach to mental health for all ages, whole families and the military community. Since 2007, we have supported veterans and military families through our Hope for Heroes program. With 14 counselors and 2 acupuncturists, we have a unique approach to treating individuals and families.
Parenting
(512) 271-4072
Verified

Austin, TX 78758
Parenting
Samaritan Center has been saving lives and giving hope to Central Texas families for more than 45 years. We envision a healthy and compassionate community where every individual achieves mental, physical, spiritual and social well-being. We heal hearts, provide hope, and enhance lives with a holistic approach to mental health for all ages, whole families and the military community. Since 2007, we have supported veterans and military families through our Hope for Heroes program. With 14 counselors and 2 acupuncturists, we have a unique approach to treating individuals and families.
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Psychologist, PhD Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Austin, TX 78758
Interested in online counseling? If you have an internet connection, I can provide video counseling from the privacy & comfort of your own home. Life is stressful and if you are struggling with anxiety, depression, relationship dissatisfaction, chronic illness, grief, or a life transition (leaving for college, becoming a new parent, recently retired, just received a major medical diagnosis, etc), I would love to help you develop better ways to cope with your discomfort. My sincere goal is to provide an opportunity for growth and positive change, using a treatment approach that is individualized to your unique situation.
Parenting
(254) 400-2622
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Office is near:
Austin, TX 78758
Parenting
Interested in online counseling? If you have an internet connection, I can provide video counseling from the privacy & comfort of your own home. Life is stressful and if you are struggling with anxiety, depression, relationship dissatisfaction, chronic illness, grief, or a life transition (leaving for college, becoming a new parent, recently retired, just received a major medical diagnosis, etc), I would love to help you develop better ways to cope with your discomfort. My sincere goal is to provide an opportunity for growth and positive change, using a treatment approach that is individualized to your unique situation.
Psychologist, PhD Verified
Verified
Austin, TX 78731
I am a licensed Psychologist with advanced post-doctoral training in psychoanalysis. I offer both psychotherapy and psychoanalysis, working with you to determine which form of treatment best meets your needs. My training allows me to work with people struggling with a range of difficulties, including interpersonal relationship issues, familial issues, childhood and adult trauma, anxiety, depression and artistic and career inhibitions. I often work with patients who have tried therapy in the past without obtaining the relief they'd hoped for. Visit my website: mariannaadler.com I will be happy to speak with you by phone to answer your questions.
Parenting
(512) 453-9225
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Austin, TX 78731
Parenting
I am a licensed Psychologist with advanced post-doctoral training in psychoanalysis. I offer both psychotherapy and psychoanalysis, working with you to determine which form of treatment best meets your needs. My training allows me to work with people struggling with a range of difficulties, including interpersonal relationship issues, familial issues, childhood and adult trauma, anxiety, depression and artistic and career inhibitions. I often work with patients who have tried therapy in the past without obtaining the relief they'd hoped for. Visit my website: mariannaadler.com I will be happy to speak with you by phone to answer your questions.
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Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC-S Verified
Verified
Austin, TX 78704
Change changes you. Whether you're hurt from where you've been, stuck where you are, or confused about where to go, I'm here for you--without reservation. Because right now, you're certainly surviving. But not necessarily thriving. You deserve to be accepted and understood so you can heal, learn, and grow from life's challenges. I can help you through thorny life transitions, horrific grief, chaotic trauma, or living with high sensitivity. I became a therapist after going down and through the darkness of my own traumatic loss, so I know the value of going THROUGH life's difficulties--with an unwavering helper. I'll be that for you.
Parenting
(512) 789-6244
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Austin, TX 78704
Parenting
Change changes you. Whether you're hurt from where you've been, stuck where you are, or confused about where to go, I'm here for you--without reservation. Because right now, you're certainly surviving. But not necessarily thriving. You deserve to be accepted and understood so you can heal, learn, and grow from life's challenges. I can help you through thorny life transitions, horrific grief, chaotic trauma, or living with high sensitivity. I became a therapist after going down and through the darkness of my own traumatic loss, so I know the value of going THROUGH life's difficulties--with an unwavering helper. I'll be that for you.
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Verified
Austin, TX 78746
Let's empower you to make the changes in your life you have always wanted to make! My approach to therapy involves working with you to learn new skills to deal with difficult and painful thoughts and feelings and help you identify your resources and strengths to help you through tough times. I focus on helping you work with yourself, becoming more self-aware, clear in your goals and stronger in knowing what to do to achieve them. We focus on understanding your brain and how it can work for you rather than against you. It helps to have a guide who listens well and a partner so you don't have to do it alone!
Parenting
(844) 362-8645
Verified
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Austin, TX 78746
Parenting
Let's empower you to make the changes in your life you have always wanted to make! My approach to therapy involves working with you to learn new skills to deal with difficult and painful thoughts and feelings and help you identify your resources and strengths to help you through tough times. I focus on helping you work with yourself, becoming more self-aware, clear in your goals and stronger in knowing what to do to achieve them. We focus on understanding your brain and how it can work for you rather than against you. It helps to have a guide who listens well and a partner so you don't have to do it alone!
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Licensed Professional Counselor, PhD, LPC-S, SEP Verified
Verified
Austin, TX 78759
You are making the choice to embrace a new empowered you! Realizing that there is strength in finding support, this choice can lead you to a positive path of growth and well-being. Applying integrative therapeutic techniques, we will unearth long-standing behavior patterns or negative perceptions holding you back from experiencing a more fulfilling life. If you're looking for support and guidance through challenging situations or you're ready to move in another direction, I look forward to working with you to achieve your goals. In a creative atmosphere I can help you uncover your true potential and a life worth celebrating!
Parenting
(512) 213-4840
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Austin, TX 78759
Parenting
You are making the choice to embrace a new empowered you! Realizing that there is strength in finding support, this choice can lead you to a positive path of growth and well-being. Applying integrative therapeutic techniques, we will unearth long-standing behavior patterns or negative perceptions holding you back from experiencing a more fulfilling life. If you're looking for support and guidance through challenging situations or you're ready to move in another direction, I look forward to working with you to achieve your goals. In a creative atmosphere I can help you uncover your true potential and a life worth celebrating!
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Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC Verified
Verified
Austin, TX 78704
People sometimes struggle with the idea of going to see a counselor. Often it's difficult to know where to begin. Sometimes finding the right counselor can mean finding new hope, new choices--a new life. My task is to create a protected space so that you'll feel comfortable and safe. I listen carefully, objectively, with kindness and humor and without judgment. I respond with training, intuition, insight, honesty, and engage a variety of techniques to meet your presenting issue. I consider it a privilege that clients are willing to share their lives with me and I honor that trust.
Parenting
(361) 444-1906
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Austin, TX 78704
Parenting
People sometimes struggle with the idea of going to see a counselor. Often it's difficult to know where to begin. Sometimes finding the right counselor can mean finding new hope, new choices--a new life. My task is to create a protected space so that you'll feel comfortable and safe. I listen carefully, objectively, with kindness and humor and without judgment. I respond with training, intuition, insight, honesty, and engage a variety of techniques to meet your presenting issue. I consider it a privilege that clients are willing to share their lives with me and I honor that trust.
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, CEAP, PA Verified
Verified
Austin, TX 78704
I collaborate with clients to resolve problems in living, to promote emotional growth and to facilitate personal and professional success. My therapeutic style is warm, direct and interactive. I believe that each of us can make mindful choices to create a gratifying life, to care for ourselves, our families and relationships. We can practice skillfully and create meaning in the difficulties and catastrophes that can complicate our course.
Parenting
(512) 540-5571
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Austin, TX 78704
Parenting
I collaborate with clients to resolve problems in living, to promote emotional growth and to facilitate personal and professional success. My therapeutic style is warm, direct and interactive. I believe that each of us can make mindful choices to create a gratifying life, to care for ourselves, our families and relationships. We can practice skillfully and create meaning in the difficulties and catastrophes that can complicate our course.
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, JD, MSSW, LCSW Verified
Verified
Austin, TX 78747
My clients are children and families who are stressed due to multiple changes at home or school. They are usually able to meet most difficulties without too much struggle but now need to get a fresh perspective with some outside help. I offer sandplay therapy, a creative, nonverbal play therapy which facilitates the centering and healing process of persons regardless of age-- but is particularly appealing to children ages 5-13. My clients are changing careers, going back to school, or wanting to try something new. My clients are facing life threatening illness and want to clarify their choices.
Parenting
(512) 865-6355
Verified
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Austin, TX 78747
Parenting
My clients are children and families who are stressed due to multiple changes at home or school. They are usually able to meet most difficulties without too much struggle but now need to get a fresh perspective with some outside help. I offer sandplay therapy, a creative, nonverbal play therapy which facilitates the centering and healing process of persons regardless of age-- but is particularly appealing to children ages 5-13. My clients are changing careers, going back to school, or wanting to try something new. My clients are facing life threatening illness and want to clarify their choices.
Photo of Eva Shaw LCSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, MPH, MSSW, EMDR Verified
Verified
Austin, TX 78715
Eva provides holistic therapy services for PTSD, Depression, Anxiety, Women's/LGBT (see list). EMDR, meditation, & Telehealth are a few modalities she may use to assist clients. English/Spanish. Humana/Self-Pay Options (Telehealth-Packages). Eva is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with a Master's in Public Health & she has over 10 years of experience providing individuals, families, couples & group counseling services to diverse populations. During this difficult time with a lot of change, it's more important than ever to reach out and get support. Please call or email me if you need support.
Parenting
(512) 648-4489
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Austin, TX 78715
Parenting
Eva provides holistic therapy services for PTSD, Depression, Anxiety, Women's/LGBT (see list). EMDR, meditation, & Telehealth are a few modalities she may use to assist clients. English/Spanish. Humana/Self-Pay Options (Telehealth-Packages). Eva is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with a Master's in Public Health & she has over 10 years of experience providing individuals, families, couples & group counseling services to diverse populations. During this difficult time with a lot of change, it's more important than ever to reach out and get support. Please call or email me if you need support.
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Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC Verified
Verified
Austin, TX 78705
It is very important to me that I meet people exactly where they are without judgement. I strive to be a genuine and comforting support for people during times of need. I believe that people have their own internal resources to navigate adversity, emotional blocks, and losses. I believe that my role as a therapist is to help people unlock their own resilience. I see my role as being one of a guide, a support, and a coach.
Parenting
(865) 355-0204
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Austin, TX 78705
Parenting
It is very important to me that I meet people exactly where they are without judgement. I strive to be a genuine and comforting support for people during times of need. I believe that people have their own internal resources to navigate adversity, emotional blocks, and losses. I believe that my role as a therapist is to help people unlock their own resilience. I see my role as being one of a guide, a support, and a coach.
Photo of Rebecca Kanady Huston, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC-S Verified
Verified
Austin, TX 78745
Anxiety. Fear. Uncertainty. Have life events caused you to lose sight of who you wish to be? Are you struggling with career, relationship, communication issues, identity, chronic illness or chronic pain? Do you feel that you are not 'in step', 'grounded', 'good enough' and 'walking on eggshells'? You are not alone. Gaining perspective can be a very powerful tool in examining your own situation. I utilize a direct, holistic approach encompassing mind, body and spirit. Many of my clients seek help with trauma, transitions, anxiety, depression, ADHD, chronic illness, chronic pain and/or relational concerns.
Parenting
(512) 807-0965
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Austin, TX 78745
Parenting
Anxiety. Fear. Uncertainty. Have life events caused you to lose sight of who you wish to be? Are you struggling with career, relationship, communication issues, identity, chronic illness or chronic pain? Do you feel that you are not 'in step', 'grounded', 'good enough' and 'walking on eggshells'? You are not alone. Gaining perspective can be a very powerful tool in examining your own situation. I utilize a direct, holistic approach encompassing mind, body and spirit. Many of my clients seek help with trauma, transitions, anxiety, depression, ADHD, chronic illness, chronic pain and/or relational concerns.
Psychologist, PhD Verified
Verified
Austin, TX 78746
I'm JoAnn Ponder, psychologist in private practice. I earned my Ph.D. in educational psychology in 1998, but started practicing with my M.A. in 1977. I have over 30 years of experience in working with children and adults in inpatient and outpatient treatment. I've had postgraduate training in play therapy, sandplay, infant-parent intervention, family/couples therapy, and child/adult psychoanalysis. Research has demonstrated that early experiences with significant others affect brain structure; foster individuation, self-esteem, and emotional regulation; and serve as templates for subsequent interpersonal relationships.
Parenting
(512) 496-8244
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Austin, TX 78746
Parenting
I'm JoAnn Ponder, psychologist in private practice. I earned my Ph.D. in educational psychology in 1998, but started practicing with my M.A. in 1977. I have over 30 years of experience in working with children and adults in inpatient and outpatient treatment. I've had postgraduate training in play therapy, sandplay, infant-parent intervention, family/couples therapy, and child/adult psychoanalysis. Research has demonstrated that early experiences with significant others affect brain structure; foster individuation, self-esteem, and emotional regulation; and serve as templates for subsequent interpersonal relationships.
Photo of Krissy Wappler, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Verified
Austin, TX 78738
There are many reasons people seek therapy. You are not alone. Are you feeling disconnected from someone, others, the environment; confused, overwhelmed, falling back into your old thoughts and behaviors? Are you exhausted from a history of dealing with anxiety and/or depression? Or are you concerned for a loved one that may be going through something like this and you are affected but not quite sure how to address what's happening?
Parenting
(512) 710-0075
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Austin, TX 78738
Parenting
There are many reasons people seek therapy. You are not alone. Are you feeling disconnected from someone, others, the environment; confused, overwhelmed, falling back into your old thoughts and behaviors? Are you exhausted from a history of dealing with anxiety and/or depression? Or are you concerned for a loved one that may be going through something like this and you are affected but not quite sure how to address what's happening?
Photo of Austin Parsons, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC-S Verified
Verified
Austin, TX 78731
If you're looking for lasting change, more fulfilling relationships, and meaningful connection, then let's begin. Whatever brings you to therapy, there is hope. Together we will observe how the events in your life have formed deep rooted beliefs about how the world will respond to you. I believe that change happens in the context of relationships. Our therapeutic relationship will work to ease your distress and equip you towards transformation. We haven't been promised not to experience pain in this life, but I believe we are not meant to experience it alone.
Parenting
(469) 789-2672
Verified
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Austin, TX 78731
Parenting
If you're looking for lasting change, more fulfilling relationships, and meaningful connection, then let's begin. Whatever brings you to therapy, there is hope. Together we will observe how the events in your life have formed deep rooted beliefs about how the world will respond to you. I believe that change happens in the context of relationships. Our therapeutic relationship will work to ease your distress and equip you towards transformation. We haven't been promised not to experience pain in this life, but I believe we are not meant to experience it alone.
Photo of Simone Zeschuk, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, MSc, LMFT Verified
Verified
Austin, TX 78759
Stuck in a rut and using unhelpful coping skills to remedy the situation? Feeling overwhelmed and frustrated? Finding the pain of the past clouding the joy of the present? Whether this is impacting how you cope personally or getting in the way of connecting with your loved one; I want to work with you on a journey of restoring connection and building peace through emotional healing. It is my goal that we work together to build a trusting, nonjudgmental relationship from which we can explore places of pain, write new stories of hope, and support growth.
Parenting
(512) 489-4323
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Austin, TX 78759
Parenting
Stuck in a rut and using unhelpful coping skills to remedy the situation? Feeling overwhelmed and frustrated? Finding the pain of the past clouding the joy of the present? Whether this is impacting how you cope personally or getting in the way of connecting with your loved one; I want to work with you on a journey of restoring connection and building peace through emotional healing. It is my goal that we work together to build a trusting, nonjudgmental relationship from which we can explore places of pain, write new stories of hope, and support growth.
Photo of Lisa M. Turner,
MS SpEd, BCBA, LBA
Austin, TX 78756
The mission of Autism Learning Partners (ALP) is to provide the highest level of clinical expertise to facilitate significant and sustainable improvement for the individuals and families we serve. Autism Learning Partners (ALP) strives to give hope, support and paths of progress for children and their families living with Autism and related disorders. We believe that a tailored, comprehensive care plan managed by our exceptional clinical talent, partnered with love and commitment from the family, allows each child to achieve his or her maximum potential.
Parenting
(833) 660-0718
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Austin, TX 78756
Parenting
The mission of Autism Learning Partners (ALP) is to provide the highest level of clinical expertise to facilitate significant and sustainable improvement for the individuals and families we serve. Autism Learning Partners (ALP) strives to give hope, support and paths of progress for children and their families living with Autism and related disorders. We believe that a tailored, comprehensive care plan managed by our exceptional clinical talent, partnered with love and commitment from the family, allows each child to achieve his or her maximum potential.

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If you're looking for a parenting counselor in Austin or for an Austin parenting therapist, these professionals provide therapy for parents. They include parenting therapists, parenting psychologists, parenting psychotherapists and parenting counselors. They can help with single parent therapists, Austin single parenting, parent involvement, child parenting, new parents, parent education and general issues relating to parents and children.

How can I tell if a therapist is right for me?
Therapists in Austin are able to work with a wide range of issues. They offer in person sessions as well as Teletherapy in Austin

For example, if you're seeking a marriage counselor in Austin you'll find that most therapists are trained in marriage counseling or couples counseling in Austin and couples therapy. And they welcome families for family counseling in Austin or family therapy in Austin.