Too busy to leave the office or home? Let's have a Remote Therapy session! Is a parent, spouse, ex, or someone else in your life calling you crazy or too sensitive? My book, It's Not You, It's Them: 30 Days of Hope and Help for the Adult Child of a Narcissistic Parent, is available on Amazon and my website. Are they showing signs of being a narcissist? It's NOT you-it's them, and as a Certified Recovery Specialist to help victims of narcissists, I can give tools and understanding of what's going on. Emotional pain shows up in many forms-depression, anxiety, anger, hopelessness, withdrawal, insomnia, and appetite changes are some.
I continue providing consultation, psychological testing and forensic services. Dr. Pinkerman has been an Expert Witness in capital murder cases, personal injury, child custody and competency cases in Family, State and Federal District Courts in Texas and Michigan. In August, 2015 I completed a six day course in Death Penalty Mitigation issues with the University of California Santa Clara.
I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and have twenty years experience providing social work services. I am currently a private practitioner working with a broad spectrum of clients. I am a graduate of the University of North Dakota. My areas of expertise are, immigration,child welfare and foster care, I am an interactive therapist and use solution-focused, brief therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, family therapy, individual therapy. My therapeutic approach is to provide support; help clients effectively address various personal life challenges. I use active listening and in a compassionate manner; I enjoy assisting people realize their potential and helping them reach their goals,
Licensed Professional Counselor, M Ed, LPC, NCC, EMDR
I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Brownsville, Texas. I was born in Texas, but was raised in Mexico, where I practiced as a medical doctor for several years before moving to Texas 20 years ago. I am bilingual & bicultural, and having worked with children, adolescents & adults for almost 20 years in the TX education field, I can tell you that my experience & professional studies, allow me to serve my clients with compassion, understanding, genuine care, and without judgement or bias. In my practice, you will find a safe & supportive environment, where we can work together on your journey towards inner peace, healing & growth.
Licensed Professional Counselor, MEd, LPC-S , LCDC
My view of counseling is simple, and based upon three core principles: authenticity, (being true to oneself), honesty, and growth. A foundation of truth is solidified by meeting you where you are in your journey. This is accomplished by providing a nonjudgmental ear, and a supportive, safe presence. My goal is for you to feel heard as well as empowered by knowledge and skills to recognize your worth and embody change. I prefer working with adult clients who are ready and willing to put in some real work toward change and self-improvement.
Licensed Professional Counselor, MS, NCC, LPC, LCDC, SAP
I am a Licensed Professional Counselor with a combination of substance use treatment and individual and group mental health therapy experience that I have gained over the past ten years. I have assisted individuals with addiction, depression, anxiety, anger, relationship issues, grief/loss, and self-love through this process. An important part of the work that I do is helping individuals experience relief from past trauma and abuse while learning coping skills to help them navigate difficult situations and experiences in their daily life. I am here to support you. Contact me for your initial consultation.
Are you a high-achieving, almost always an over-thinker, most of the time perfectionist, that struggles with slowing down or relaxing? Are you really hard on yourself? Do you feel like you're being crushed by your responsibilities? Are you reading self-help books and unsure of where to start or how to move forward? The clients I work with answer yes to most of these questions. In session, I create a space to explore, understand, and cope with Type "A" tendencies, anxiety, childhood traumas, and conflict with family or partners. I teach skills that provide relief, while also guiding clients through self-exploration and understanding.
Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC, MEd, BA, CCH, CBH
What do clients say? "Awesome, just awesome!" written by M.E. on April 4, 2022;" ...my expectations were far exceeded from our first conversation...he has a knack for treating me like a human being and listens while offering suggestions..written by K.R. on April 3, 2022; "Over a short period of time Joseph was able to get to know me and provide helpful insights. He is a kind man with a charming sense of humor. " Witten by M.A. March 2, 2022. Furthermore, of the past 1,359 sessions with feedback, 96 percent were rated as "useful." While not every client will find me "awesome," it's fair to say you will likely find our work useful.
I am a LCSW, LCDC, and Certified EMDR therapist providing in-person and tele-health therapeutic services across the state of Texas. I offer an eclectic approach utilizing evidenced based, experiential, and client centered therapies while respecting client autonomy and right to self-determination. I draw on multiple treatment modalities to guide clients in identifying their strengths to develop treatment plans that accomplish their goals and find solutions to elicit the change they desire. Let's discover your path to healing.
I've been working as a therapist for several years now and I find my vocational pursuits diversifying into a more holistic perspective of how human beings heal. I work with people where they are and I'm interested in what my clients bring with them that they're able to use in our collaborative effort to work for their better health. We are dynamic as human beings and a static solution is rarely satisfying or helpful. I consider my "approach" to be eclectic. I'm open to using what we need to in order to help you move in the direction you'd like to with particular problems or any perspective you might need.
Welcome to Sage Healing Counseling Services PLLC, we are overjoyed at the prospect of working with you and your family to address your unique worries, struggles, and mental health concerns. At SHCS we believe in working together with each individual client to build a strong foundation built on trust, respect, and empathy which lays the groundwork on which our clients will build up their coping skills, emotion regulation, mindfulness skills, self-awareness, motivation, relationships, communication skills, and much more.
Our intention in, and the emphasis on, behavioral health in our practice is to be broad and inclusive in thinking about the role of behavioral health clinicians in medical settings and in the treatment of physical, as well as mental health issues. Behavioral practices associated with complications related to diabetes, obesity, and pain management is addressed in the treatment of all patient mental health issues.
I work with clients with anxiety, depression, mood disorders, and adjustment disorders. My client population ranges from early to late adulthood. I would like to assist people in regaining a sense of stability and contentment in their lives whether they are struggling emotionally or are going through a transitional phase through coping skills and by helping them gain insight into their life patterns.
Hello! I have been a psychotherapist for eight years. My experience includes working with children, adolescents, and adults struggling with anxiety, depression, severe mental illness, grief, and life. Please contact me if you need someone to listen because I am ready to help.
My practice is primarily with adults, adolescents and families, who are struggling with stress, depression, anxiety, past trauma and life challenges. Life at times can be hard, and relationships take a lot of work. My mission is to empower my clients to find their inner strengths to lead a happier, more fulfilled life. I provide a relaxed, comfortable environment for my clients to share those things in life they would like to change. I am trained to offer you EMDR Therapy® for PTSD. I use a directive counseling approach, providing homework and guidance, with a multimodal approach to therapy.
I have always believed we are more than the sum of our experiences, and that one of life's greatest journeys is our search for meaning. I also believe amid our search for meaning, we encounter various struggles, conflicts, and tension when what we are doing is not resulting in what we want be it emotionally, physically, or spiritually. My professional goal during the counseling experience is to first help you become aware of and better understand the language, behaviors, thoughts, and feelings most prevalent in your day-to-day life. Then evaluate if those things are in line with where you want to be.
Whether one is suffering from a chronic mental disorder, or the "worried well", I tailor therapeutic needs for each individual client. I use multiple theoretic approaches and the most up-to-date techniques to help individuals gain insight into their issues, decrease their symptoms, and to uncover the underlying issues that cause their distress. My goal is to help individuals reach their full potential, and to improve their daily functioning in a compassionate, personalized, and private setting.
Founded in 2012, Texas Psychological and Consultation Services (TPACS) is a specialized psychological and mental healthcare practice serving areas across the State of Texas; maintaining a strong presence throughout South Texas including the Greater San Antonio area, Laredo, and the Rio Grande Valley. Our mission has been to bring the highest quality of care to our clients. We are particularly proud to have had the opportunity to provide thousands of children and families with Spanish-language, culturally-competent services.
Welcome! I am so glad to see you. I have been working with all types of people and hope to work with you soon. I have worked with people of all ages from 6 to 98 over my counseling career. I graduated from Tarleton State University in Texas with my Masters in Science and received my Licensed in Professional Counseling. I have helped people struggling with trauma, PTSD, depression, anxiety, addiction, psychosis, sexual disorders, communication issues, anger management, couples, family therapy, and the list continues.
I provide effective, evidence-based, outpatient anxiety and depression counseling for women, teens, men and LGBTQI+ individuals. Together we will identify your strengths and what is working in your life and look to where we can adjust thinking and behaviors to have a maximum impact on your quality of life. So, what is a good life to you? What is missing to help you return to engaging in your life fully? What are some small changes to how you think or what you do that can help create a life you love?
What type of mental health professional is right for me?
Some of the most common types of mental health providers in Port Isabel are psychologists, licensed counselors, therapists, psychotherapists, and licensed clinical social workers, all of whom diagnose mental health conditions and provide individualized treatment.
Services offered, education and credentials vary by type of mental health professional. Each professional in Port Isabel then may specialize in certain areas, such as depression, marriage counseling, or anxiety. Although many mental health providers are not licensed to prescribe medication, they may coordinate with a provider who can.
Both in-person and online therapy sessions are available from most psychologists.
How to find a specialist?
You can refine your search using the filters on this page. There are several categories you can filter by to find mental health professionals with the experience you are looking for. You may want to filter for CBT Psychologists in Port Isabel, or Child Psychologists in Port Isabel.
Many find it useful to use filters to view only psychologists that have experience working with certain issues, like Port Isabel psychologists specializing in EMDR.
What method of therapy is right for me?
When it comes to treatment methods, there's no 'right way.’ Each method of therapy can be beneficial for a variety of issues. Psychologists in Port Isabel specialize in therapeutic approaches such as CBT, EMDR, and Interpersonal Therapy (IPT), among others. Finding a psychologist or therapist who is a good fit for you is the most important step to discovering what type of therapy, or combination of therapeutic approaches, will meet your individual needs. Learn what to expect from different types of therapy and how they work.
How to use my insurance?
Many therapists accept health insurance. Check to see if your insurance is covered. Feel free to discuss this when you contact the therapist.