Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Austin, Texas 78745
"I have 10 years' clinical experience providing individual and couples therapy to adults. Every step we take has its mirror in the brain; in therapy you have a chance to re-write important parts of your story and support to move in new directions. I have extensive experience as a generalist mental health provider, working with anxiety, depression, major life changes, and relationship struggles. My clinical work has specialized in the LGBTQ+ community and I am comfortable with diverse sexual, gender, and relationship presentations. I am also a board-approved LCSW supervisor and am available for supervision hours."
Peer Relationships
(737) 210-5498
Verified
Austin, Texas 78745
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Peer Relationships
"I have 10 years' clinical experience providing individual and couples therapy to adults. Every step we take has its mirror in the brain; in therapy you have a chance to re-write important parts of your story and support to move in new directions. I have extensive experience as a generalist mental health provider, working with anxiety, depression, major life changes, and relationship struggles. My clinical work has specialized in the LGBTQ+ community and I am comfortable with diverse sexual, gender, and relationship presentations. I am also a board-approved LCSW supervisor and am available for supervision hours."
Shana Gangi, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Office is near:
Austin, Texas 73301
"Hello, I am an Independently Licensed Online Therapist who is a recent retiree of the U.S. Army. During my time in service, I practiced as a Clinical Social Worker in which I developed a passion for serving others during times of crisis. I bring knowledge and therapeutic experience from a variety of settings that include trauma, sexual assault, addiction medicine, domestic violence, child and adolescent therapy, crisis management, and marriage and family therapy. My clients have included active duty and retired Soldiers, civilians, and children."
Peer Relationships
(855) 297-4300
Verified
Office is near:
Austin, Texas 73301
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Peer Relationships
"Hello, I am an Independently Licensed Online Therapist who is a recent retiree of the U.S. Army. During my time in service, I practiced as a Clinical Social Worker in which I developed a passion for serving others during times of crisis. I bring knowledge and therapeutic experience from a variety of settings that include trauma, sexual assault, addiction medicine, domestic violence, child and adolescent therapy, crisis management, and marriage and family therapy. My clients have included active duty and retired Soldiers, civilians, and children."
Louis B Laves-Webb, Counselor
Counselor, LCSW, LPC-S
Verified by Psychology Today
Austin, Texas 78701
"It's about YOU... If you'd like more information and a video introduction, please visit our website at www.LouisLaves-Webb.com. We have over 20 years of experience, two locations, and same day, evening and weekend appointments. Perhaps you're feeling stuck, at a loss, or genuinely overwhelmed. Counseling sessions can provide clearer direction, greater connection, and functional tools when needed."
Peer Relationships
(512) 942-2010
Verified
Austin, Texas 78701
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Peer Relationships
"It's about YOU... If you'd like more information and a video introduction, please visit our website at www.LouisLaves-Webb.com. We have over 20 years of experience, two locations, and same day, evening and weekend appointments. Perhaps you're feeling stuck, at a loss, or genuinely overwhelmed. Counseling sessions can provide clearer direction, greater connection, and functional tools when needed."
Amanda Kerley, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC-S
Verified by Psychology Today
Austin, Texas 78704
"I am a Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisor specializing in adolescents, adults and those in the helping field. I am a trauma informed therapist who works diligently to assist her clients in feeling safe within the therapeutic process. I work with clients of all ages, with a variety of challenges, including but not limited to, sexual, physical and emotional abuse, family issues, stress, anxiety, self-harm, adjustment issues and mood disorders."
Peer Relationships
(512) 640-2505
Verified
Austin, Texas 78704
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Peer Relationships
"I am a Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisor specializing in adolescents, adults and those in the helping field. I am a trauma informed therapist who works diligently to assist her clients in feeling safe within the therapeutic process. I work with clients of all ages, with a variety of challenges, including but not limited to, sexual, physical and emotional abuse, family issues, stress, anxiety, self-harm, adjustment issues and mood disorders."
Katie Romeo, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-S
Verified by Psychology Today
Austin, Texas 78757
"Unexpected life events happen. You thought you did all the “right” things, yet you still experience lasting effects. Little things can trigger you, reminding you of the past and making you dread the future. It’s exhausting. Nothing can stop the negative thoughts that appear out of nowhere, distracting you throughout the day and preventing restful sleep at night. You try to talk to a friend about it but they don’t get it - leaving you to feel even more hopeless. Experiencing moments of relief has kept you from seeking therapy. But is that enough? Moments are not true freedom. Isn’t it time to find a way to break free? "
Peer Relationships
(737) 204-5902
Verified
Austin, Texas 78757
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Peer Relationships
"Unexpected life events happen. You thought you did all the “right” things, yet you still experience lasting effects. Little things can trigger you, reminding you of the past and making you dread the future. It’s exhausting. Nothing can stop the negative thoughts that appear out of nowhere, distracting you throughout the day and preventing restful sleep at night. You try to talk to a friend about it but they don’t get it - leaving you to feel even more hopeless. Experiencing moments of relief has kept you from seeking therapy. But is that enough? Moments are not true freedom. Isn’t it time to find a way to break free? "
Amber Hunter, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-S
Verified by Psychology Today
Austin, Texas 78703
"Each of us holds a unique and innate resiliency, strength and wisdom. The stress and anxiety of life transitions, experiencing trauma, and relationship struggles can sometimes push us out of balance and make us feel stuck, disconnected or on edge. I work best with clients age 25-years-old and older who value deep self-exploration and who want to cultivate intimacy with themselves, others and with life. "
Peer Relationships
(512) 456-9030
Verified
Austin, Texas 78703
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Peer Relationships
"Each of us holds a unique and innate resiliency, strength and wisdom. The stress and anxiety of life transitions, experiencing trauma, and relationship struggles can sometimes push us out of balance and make us feel stuck, disconnected or on edge. I work best with clients age 25-years-old and older who value deep self-exploration and who want to cultivate intimacy with themselves, others and with life. "
Lindsey Rodriguez, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT
Verified by Psychology Today
Office is near:
Austin, Texas 78701
"I take a systemic approach to therapy and specialize in working with children, families, and couples struggling with depression, anxiety, trauma, and relationship issues. I believe on working with the family to create new habits and patterns of interaction to help create change."
Peer Relationships
(512) 714-2637
Verified
Office is near:
Austin, Texas 78701
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"I take a systemic approach to therapy and specialize in working with children, families, and couples struggling with depression, anxiety, trauma, and relationship issues. I believe on working with the family to create new habits and patterns of interaction to help create change."
Renee Thanos, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC
Verified by Psychology Today
Office is near:
Austin, Texas 78728
"You may be struggling with stress, anxiety, depression, relationship issues, loss or adjusting to recent changes in your life. Let's work together in a collaborative relationship to identify the challenges you face and problem solve how to create more space and energy for joy in your life. I will provide compassionate support in a safe space to guide you in reaching your personal goals. "
Peer Relationships
(512) 213-2974
Verified
Office is near:
Austin, Texas 78728
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Peer Relationships
"You may be struggling with stress, anxiety, depression, relationship issues, loss or adjusting to recent changes in your life. Let's work together in a collaborative relationship to identify the challenges you face and problem solve how to create more space and energy for joy in your life. I will provide compassionate support in a safe space to guide you in reaching your personal goals. "
Michael S Bishop, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT-S, LPC-S
Verified by Psychology Today
Office is near:
Austin, Texas 78703
"Having been a therapist for 32 years working with couples and families, I have learned that the most important component while conducting therapy is to establish a conversation of listening to what clients are really saying. "
Peer Relationships
(737) 204-1857
Verified
Office is near:
Austin, Texas 78703
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"Having been a therapist for 32 years working with couples and families, I have learned that the most important component while conducting therapy is to establish a conversation of listening to what clients are really saying. "
Karolyn Tybor, M.Ed., LPC, LMFT, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, MEd, LPC-S, LMFT
Verified by Psychology Today
Austin, Texas 78745
"I believe in a holistic approach, viewing therapy as a collaborative process between client and therapist. I am committed to providing a safe and supportive environment, so that clients can achieve their desired changes and develop more meaningful relationships. I have extensive training in working with couples, assisting them to repair or restore their relationship. I also work with couples who have decided to divorce, and who wish to heal from the loss of their relationship. I have been trained as a Level II EMDR therapist since 1995 and I have worked with survivors of trauma for over 20 years."
Peer Relationships
(512) 443-8100
Verified
Austin, Texas 78745
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Peer Relationships
"I believe in a holistic approach, viewing therapy as a collaborative process between client and therapist. I am committed to providing a safe and supportive environment, so that clients can achieve their desired changes and develop more meaningful relationships. I have extensive training in working with couples, assisting them to repair or restore their relationship. I also work with couples who have decided to divorce, and who wish to heal from the loss of their relationship. I have been trained as a Level II EMDR therapist since 1995 and I have worked with survivors of trauma for over 20 years."
Jill Palmer Praisner, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC-S
Verified by Psychology Today
Austin, Texas 78746
"* I'm currently not accepting new clients* Are you unhappy but don't know why? Are you struggling with your relationships? I believe life's challenges are opportunities for growth and acceptance, not just issues to fix. We all encounter difficult junctures in life; loneliness, shame, relationship struggles, anxiety, low self-esteem, frustration, etc. I believe the key is learning how to manage these tough times in a way that will reduce future struggles."
Peer Relationships
(512) 782-0052
Verified
Austin, Texas 78746
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Peer Relationships
"* I'm currently not accepting new clients* Are you unhappy but don't know why? Are you struggling with your relationships? I believe life's challenges are opportunities for growth and acceptance, not just issues to fix. We all encounter difficult junctures in life; loneliness, shame, relationship struggles, anxiety, low self-esteem, frustration, etc. I believe the key is learning how to manage these tough times in a way that will reduce future struggles."
Miranda Dooley, Marriage & Family Therapist Associate
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, MA, LMFT-A
Verified by Psychology Today
Austin, Texas 78731
"There is nothing wrong with asking for help. It's important to remember that and to remember that you're human. There is a great quote by Fred Rogers, "When we talk about our feelings they become less overwhelming, less upsetting, and less scary." "
Peer Relationships
(512) 580-9892
Verified
Austin, Texas 78731
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Peer Relationships
"There is nothing wrong with asking for help. It's important to remember that and to remember that you're human. There is a great quote by Fred Rogers, "When we talk about our feelings they become less overwhelming, less upsetting, and less scary." "
Lara Hernandez, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, MS, LPA, LPC
Verified by Psychology Today
Austin, Texas 78756
"Is your ADHD getting in the way of living a productive, fulfilling life? Are you feeling overwhelmed, sad, disconnected, frustrated, or just feeling like you are getting by in life? My specialty is in working with adult clients who have ADHD. I help clients find tools to be productive in daily tasks as well as long term goals."
Peer Relationships
(512) 595-0514
Verified
Austin, Texas 78756
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Peer Relationships
"Is your ADHD getting in the way of living a productive, fulfilling life? Are you feeling overwhelmed, sad, disconnected, frustrated, or just feeling like you are getting by in life? My specialty is in working with adult clients who have ADHD. I help clients find tools to be productive in daily tasks as well as long term goals."
Tess Taylor LPC-Intern supervised by M. Michelle Hawn MA LPC-S, Drug & Alcohol Counselor
Drug & Alcohol Counselor, MS, LPC-I, LCDC
Verified by Psychology Today
Austin, Texas 78748
"I have a passion for working with individuals struggling with addiction and co-dependency, as well as anxiety and depression. I pursued counseling because I believe in the power of healthy, supportive relationships. It is important to me to create a safe space where you are able to be yourself without fear of judgment. "
Peer Relationships
(512) 364-0569
Verified
Austin, Texas 78748
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Peer Relationships
"I have a passion for working with individuals struggling with addiction and co-dependency, as well as anxiety and depression. I pursued counseling because I believe in the power of healthy, supportive relationships. It is important to me to create a safe space where you are able to be yourself without fear of judgment. "
Mary Bade, Psychologist
Psychologist, PhD
Verified by Psychology Today
Austin, Texas 78746
"Welcome. I believe therapy can help you move toward your goals, be more resilient during life's transitions and difficulties, become more connected in relationships, and feel happier, calmer, and more confident. I work to create a collaborative, accepting atmosphere for you to clarify and make progress toward your goals. Depending on your needs, I provide a balance of support and feedback and am comfortable working with you in short-term or long-term therapy. My clients most commonly seek therapy to deal with stress, depression, anxiety, dissatisfaction in relationships, life changes, grief, trauma, and workplace concerns."
Peer Relationships
(512) 642-5141
Verified
Austin, Texas 78746
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Peer Relationships
"Welcome. I believe therapy can help you move toward your goals, be more resilient during life's transitions and difficulties, become more connected in relationships, and feel happier, calmer, and more confident. I work to create a collaborative, accepting atmosphere for you to clarify and make progress toward your goals. Depending on your needs, I provide a balance of support and feedback and am comfortable working with you in short-term or long-term therapy. My clients most commonly seek therapy to deal with stress, depression, anxiety, dissatisfaction in relationships, life changes, grief, trauma, and workplace concerns."
Natalia Mirkowicz Supervised by Marshall Lyles, Marriage & Family Therapist Associate
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, MA, LMFT-A, LPC-Int
Verified by Psychology Today
Austin, Texas 78705
"If you are seeking professional guidance where you can be completely open and feel understood, accepted and supported, I am here for YOU. Do you struggle to let others in, trust your partner, be the "perfect" parent, deal with constant arguing at home or get your needs met? I understand your frustration. While there is no instant fix, the unique relationship you form with your therapist can alter how you treat yourself and others. Reaching out takes immense courage and you deserve the right therapist for you."
Peer Relationships
Verified
Austin, Texas 78705
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Peer Relationships
"If you are seeking professional guidance where you can be completely open and feel understood, accepted and supported, I am here for YOU. Do you struggle to let others in, trust your partner, be the "perfect" parent, deal with constant arguing at home or get your needs met? I understand your frustration. While there is no instant fix, the unique relationship you form with your therapist can alter how you treat yourself and others. Reaching out takes immense courage and you deserve the right therapist for you."
Becky Powers, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC, NCC
Verified by Psychology Today
Office is near:
Austin, Texas 78702
"I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) with an MA in Professional Counseling from Texas State University. I hold certifications as National Board Certified Counselor and a Certified School Counselor. I work with individuals, couples, families, and adolescents. Working in public education - 14 years as a teacher, and 5 years as a high school counselor - I have had opportunities to foster growth not only among my student-clients, but their families, as well. Childhood experiences define who we are and how we respond to challenges as adults, so it is important for me to connect with the whole person."
Peer Relationships
(512) 359-3552
Verified
Office is near:
Austin, Texas 78702
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Peer Relationships
"I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) with an MA in Professional Counseling from Texas State University. I hold certifications as National Board Certified Counselor and a Certified School Counselor. I work with individuals, couples, families, and adolescents. Working in public education - 14 years as a teacher, and 5 years as a high school counselor - I have had opportunities to foster growth not only among my student-clients, but their families, as well. Childhood experiences define who we are and how we respond to challenges as adults, so it is important for me to connect with the whole person."
Monica A. Ross, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC
Verified by Psychology Today
Austin, Texas 78759
"We've all come to a place at one time or another where having an extra set of ears to listen and give positive and supportive feedback has helped us to look at things in a new way. We may have approached friends, family members, coworkers, and the like trying to find answers to the things that are causing us distress in life and maybe even rendering us without the ability to function in the everyday world as we would like. Therapy is the perfect place to set aside time to work on these issues."
Peer Relationships
(512) 580-7807
Verified
Austin, Texas 78759
Peer Relationships
"We've all come to a place at one time or another where having an extra set of ears to listen and give positive and supportive feedback has helped us to look at things in a new way. We may have approached friends, family members, coworkers, and the like trying to find answers to the things that are causing us distress in life and maybe even rendering us without the ability to function in the everyday world as we would like. Therapy is the perfect place to set aside time to work on these issues."
Emily Kerzin, Psychologist
Psychologist, PhD
Verified by Psychology Today
Austin, Texas 78731
"I work with clients to explore how connections with family, friends, partners, and larger societal structures shape who they are and how they relate to others in order to promote change, understanding, and healing in their lives. My therapeutic approach integrates relational cultural therapy with interpersonal, emotion-focused, and mindfulness-based techniques. I also aim to be flexible, adjusting my style and pace to suit client's unique goals, personalities, and identities. Feminist and social justice oriented perspectives are also integral to my work as I strive to make therapy as safe, affirming, and inclusive as possible."
Peer Relationships
(512) 686-5404
Verified
Austin, Texas 78731
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Peer Relationships
"I work with clients to explore how connections with family, friends, partners, and larger societal structures shape who they are and how they relate to others in order to promote change, understanding, and healing in their lives. My therapeutic approach integrates relational cultural therapy with interpersonal, emotion-focused, and mindfulness-based techniques. I also aim to be flexible, adjusting my style and pace to suit client's unique goals, personalities, and identities. Feminist and social justice oriented perspectives are also integral to my work as I strive to make therapy as safe, affirming, and inclusive as possible."
Therapy Austin, LLC, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Verified by Psychology Today
Austin, Texas 78756
"We are a home-grown counseling group on a mission to provide top-notch care. We offer low fees & flexible hours (6am-10pm) 7 days/week. Tell us when you can meet, what you can pay, what your challenges are & what's important - we match you with the best fit for your unique needs and personality. Using our algorithm, combined with a real live human decision-maker, we send your request to our staff and you get a call back within 24 hours. You can also choose any of our counselors online. Therapy Austin is designed with YOU in mind."
Peer Relationships
(512) 649-0110 x114
Verified
Austin, Texas 78756
Peer Relationships
"We are a home-grown counseling group on a mission to provide top-notch care. We offer low fees & flexible hours (6am-10pm) 7 days/week. Tell us when you can meet, what you can pay, what your challenges are & what's important - we match you with the best fit for your unique needs and personality. Using our algorithm, combined with a real live human decision-maker, we send your request to our staff and you get a call back within 24 hours. You can also choose any of our counselors online. Therapy Austin is designed with YOU in mind."

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Peer Relationships in Austin

Teens want to be with people their own age - their peers. During their adolescent years, teens and tweens often spend more time with their peers than with their parents. Through their peer relationships, they can be both connected and independent, as they grow away from their parents' images of them and develop identities of their own. Peers provide a place for accepting the feelings, thoughts and actions that come with the search for identity.

Positive Peer Pressure in Austin

The ability to develop healthy friendships and peer relationships depends on a teen's self-identity and self-esteem. Peer pressure can encourage your teen's energy and motivate your teen to conform to healthy behavior. Peers can act as positive role models and demonstrate constructive social behavior. Peers listen to, accept, and understand the frustrations, challenges, and concerns of being a tween or teenager.

Negative Peer Pressure in Austin

The need for acceptance, approval, and belonging can lead some teens or tweens to engage in risky behavior in order to fit in with a group-contrasting values they may otherwise reject. In such situations, peer pressure can impair judgment and enable risk-taking behavior, drawing a teen away from the family and positive influences. Some teens harbor secret lives --including those who appear to be well-behaved, high-achieving teens when they are with adults -and engage in negative behavior when with their peers.

If you're looking for help with child peer relationships in Austin or for an Austin peer relationship Therapist these professionals provide help understanding the peer relationships of kids or tweens, or teen peer relationship counseling in Austin and peer relationship advice. They include peer relationship Therapists, peer relationship psychologists in Austin and peer relationship counselors.

How can I tell if a therapist is right for me?
Therapists in Austin are able to work with a wide range of issues.

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.