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Carrollton Counseling Services

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Texas Ministerial Services
4.9
from 98 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 214 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Kimberly E.
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Mr. Lacara was on time and he is definitely professional. He gave very sound advice and I recommend him to any couple that needs pre-marital counseling. Be watchful of your time. If you go over the hour you will be charged extra. This information is for those on a budget, but if not the time is worth it! I also appreciated the fact that he accepts checks and cash. Very convenient. We will definitely use him in the near future.

  • 7 years in business
  • 221 hires on Thumbtack
Lorna G.
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The Bridge Christian Counseling Center was truly heaven sent to heal our marriage and restore our covenant with God. Working with the Alexander's has blessed our marriage with a renewed spirit of love and togetherness. Praise God for whom all blessings flow.

REFINED COUNSELING
4.8
from 35 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 97 hires on Thumbtack
Jovahn C.
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My boyfriend had been very skeptical of couples counseling but I am so happy to say his mind has changed after just one visit with Bradley. I am so excited for future visits and for the tools to make our relationship stronger.

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  • 4 years in business
  • 75 hires on Thumbtack
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Juan R.
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Got to topics of present and past of my counseling i would recommend him for anyone having issues with matrimonials.

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  • 8 years in business
  • 12 hires on Thumbtack
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Thumbtack Customer
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I am a big believer in counseling. I hope people don't underestimate her based on her young age. She's full of wisdom and insight.

  • 5 years in business
  • 46 hires on Thumbtack
Thumbtack Customer
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I'm glad I picked Cressan. She has made counseling comfortable for my husband and I. We are enjoying our sessions and can say they have already helped tremendously.

A Safe Place to Heal
4.8
from 13 reviews
  • 13 years in business
  • 16 hires on Thumbtack
Chris B.
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Jeana is a wonderful person! She has and is doing so much for me and my children!! We've come along way. We are still on the journey, but she is helping us navigate the bumpy road and it is getting smoother. We all appreciate her so much.

Colwick Counseling
4.6
from 13 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 21 hires on Thumbtack
Eric B.
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Have seen for couples counseling for several months. Has been very beneficial to our relationship. Highly recommend Katrina.

  • 47 hires on Thumbtack
Samantha K.
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I assumed counseling would only scratch the surface, and that the relationship between my boyfriend and I could not be salvaged. Paul not only noticed our deep-rooted issues immediately, but he helped us resolve them in a nonjudgmental atmosphere. After the first session, my boyfriend and I felt comfortable discussing everything in detail. By the end of our time with Paul, we learned to manage our conflict and we are now happily engaged! This was the best investment we've made for our relationship to date!

  • 4 years in business
  • 25 hires on Thumbtack
Frederick T.
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My bags was packed and a apartment was purchased to move on. But with Devin Millers counseling we are now rediscovering the love we have lost. Devin is amazing at what he do. I highly recommend this guy.

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  • 15 years in business
  • 11 hires on Thumbtack
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Kaitlin W.
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What a wonderful counselor! Leesa is so insightful and wise, plus she makes you feel right at home. Going to counseling can be sort of intimidating, but Leesa makes you feel instantly comfortable and welcome! She asks all of the right questions and helps you get to the root of the issue quickly. So thankful to have found her!

Cheramie C.
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Working with Dee over the past few years has been a true blessing! It has been a lot of hard work, but the personal growth and healing I have seen has been absolutely amazing. Therapy in the past was not effective, but with Dee I have been able to open up like talking to a friend. She has a unique ability to adapt each session to really focus on my needs. I'm so excited about the new group sessions she is offering!

  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
JoJo M.
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Jeana was wonderful. Looking forward to starting our journey of healing with her. Highly recommend her services.

CitiCounseling Center
5.0
from 2 reviews
  • 29 years in business
Jocelyn P.
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Words cannot express how grateful I and my family are with the counseling of Dr. Terri. It is a blessing to have a God-fearing woman providing biblical base counseling. Her sessions are prayer and scriptural based with love and spiritual guidance. She walks alongside you as you travel your road of adversity to the place where God wants you. Thank you Dr. Terri! I love you!

Christa M.
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My husband and I were referred to Steven by our friends. Steven had helped their family during a difficult time and felt that he could help us as well. My husband was hesitant to start couples counseling and see ANY counselor but thankfully agreed to start weekly sessions once he talked with Steven over the phone. Steven is very easy to talk and you can tell he has been doing this for a very long time. He was able to connect with both my husband and I and help us see what areas we needed to work on in our relationship and helped us communicate more effectively. We liked Steven so much that we decided he would also be able to help our 15 year old son with his everyday struggles. My son has a really busy schedule with sports and school and Steven has always been flexible by offering Skype and phone sessions as needed. He has really helped my son overcome his anxieties and given him an outlet so he doesn't keep everything bottled up inside. Steven has been a lifesaver for my family and I highly recommend him!

Real Life Center Church
5.0
from 1 review
    Latrisha W.
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    I've been knowing Pastor Johnathon For for about 3 years. He wasn't A Pastor when I met him. I met him at a restaurant, I was having alot of issues going on. I reached out to him for advice and he counseled me. Later on he became a Pastor and I became a member. Later on I relapsed and him and his wife ministered to me. With them praying, my family praying I've be clean for 18 months. Latrr on they counseled me and my now husband. Real Life Center is not just my church it's my home, my family. The love they have for people is amazing.

    About

    Our clients come from all walks of life. They are wrestling with real life issues, such as marital conflicts, parent-teen relationships, addiction and recovery, depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, concerns of over-medication, borderline personality disorder, dissociative identity disorder, trauma and issues of grief and loss. If you are looking for someone to help you navigate these life issues and circumstances, give us a call.

    • 3 years in business
    • 1 hire on Thumbtack
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    Marriage friendly therapy by Brad Nowlin. Fifteen years experience of helping people get better. Guided by faith and life experience.

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    I am an Lpc-Intern and am happy to help a person with whatever obstacles they may be facing relationship issues or severe depression.

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    Dr. Kay Sudekum Trotter – Counseling Services a Christ-centered organization striving to help families and people of all ages feel happier and whole in body, mind and spirit. We see clients of all ages young children to adults. We treat depression, anxiety, addictions, child behavior problems, parenting and relationship coaching. We provide traditional talk counseling, play therapy, expressive art therapy plus EMDR or anxiety and PTSD.

    About

    Once singles enter into a serious dating relationship, it's easy to want to rush an engagement along. However, most couples on their wedding day have known each other for more than 3 years prior to that day and were engaged on average for 15 months. 88% of engaged couples end up married with an average attendance at their wedding of 155 people. We believe that you should not base a lifelong commitment on a short term relationship. So, don't feel the need to get engaged and rush things along. Enjoy your time together and continue to build your relationship together in Christ. We believe you should be first complete in Christ before entering into the second most important relationship commitment in your life -- on your wedding day.

    Q & A

    Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

    What is a psychologist?

    A psychologist is a professionally trained mental health professional who helps patients navigate challenging life situations or mental health issues. To become a psychologist you must earn a doctoral degree; qualifying degrees include a Ph.D., Psy.D. or Ed.D. To actively practice, a psychologist must be licensed in their state and maintain good standing. Psychologists are trained to administer tests that can evaluate a patient’s cognitive strength and weaknesses, intellectual skills, vocational aptitude and preference, personality characteristics, and neuropsychological functioning, explains the American Psychological Association (APA).

    A psychologist meets with patients in an office and may work with a variety of methods, depending on patient need, such as cognitive, behavioral or interpersonal.  According to the APA, common reasons a person may visit a psychologist include:

    • Dealing with depression, anger or anxiety over a long period of time.
    • Help with a chronic condition that is interfering with their lives or physical health.
    • Help with grieving and other abrupt transitions.
    • Overcoming addictions.
    • Managing chronic illness.
    • Breaking old and harmful patterns of thinking or behavior.

    What are the types of psychologists?

    Psychologists are healthcare professionals who use scientific methods to understand the relationships between the brain, environment and behavior. Psychologists may focus on research — studying how the brain and various environments drive behaviors to better understand the issues that trouble patients and society as a whole — or they may focus on practice — interacting with people using therapeutic methods. The American Psychological Association shares some of the more prevalent types of psychologists:

    • Clinical psychologists assess and treat mental, emotional and behavioral disorders.
    • Cognitive and perceptual psychologists study human perception, thinking and memory.
    • Community psychologists work to strengthen the abilities of communities, settings, organizations and broader social systems to meet people’s needs — such as improving support for victims of natural disasters, or working to improve health policies.
    • Counseling psychologists help people understand and take action on everyday issues, career and work problems, and serious adversity.
    • Developmental psychologists study the psychological development of the human being throughout life.
    • Educational psychologists concentrate on how effective teaching and learning take place.
    • Engineering psychologists conduct research on how people work best with machines.
    • Environmental psychologists study the dynamics of how people interact with their environments.
    • Evolutionary psychologists study how evolutionary principles such as mutation, adaptation and selective fitness influence human thought, feeling and behavior.
    • Experimental psychologists study cognitive processes, comparative psychology (cross-species comparisons), and learning and conditioning.
    • Forensic psychologists apply psychological principles to legal issues.
    • Health psychologists specialize in how biological, psychological and social factors affect health and illness.
    • Industrial/organizational psychologists apply psychological principles and research methods to the workplace to improve productivity, health and the quality of work life.
    • Neuropsychologists and behavioral neuropsychologists explore the relationships between brain systems and behavior.
    • Quantitative and measurement psychologists focus on methods and techniques for designing experiments and analyzing psychological data.
    • Rehabilitation psychologists work with stroke and accident victims, people with mental disabilities, and those with developmental disabilities caused by such conditions as cerebral palsy, epilepsy and autism.
    • School psychologists assess and counsel students, consult with parents and school staff, and conduct behavioral interventions when appropriate.
    • Social psychologists study how a person’s mental life and behavior are shaped by interactions with other people.
    • Sport psychologists help athletes refine their focus on competition goals, become more motivated, and learn to deal with anxiety and fear of failure around competition.

    How much do therapists cost?

    If you are experiencing a challenging time, have mental health difficulties, or just want professional guidance as you move through life, a therapist can provide relief, tools and structure. The national average cost for a therapist is $80-$100 per hour, although prices may be higher or lower depending on geographic location and the experience and training of the therapist.

    Psychiatrists, psychologists and licensed therapists are all health professionals who offer various modalities of therapy. Ask questions about the type of therapy they specialize in (such as cognitive or behavioral, etc.) and their area of expertise (such as grief, anxiety, body image disorders, etc.) to help you find the right fit for your needs. Therapy sessions are typically 50-60 minutes long.  The patient usually meets with the therapist in their office; sessions may also be held remotely (via Skype, etc.) or in a clinical setting. Psychologists, psychiatrists and other therapists who have earned advanced degrees will typically charge higher rates than other licensed therapists. Depending on your diagnosis, your health insurance may cover your therapy costs.

    Can a clinical psychologist write prescriptions?

    To be able to write a prescription, a clinical psychologist must practice in a state that permits them to do so, and must either have a master’s degree in psychopharmacology or have completed the required advanced training program. According to the American Psychological Association (APA), five states currently permit psychologists to write prescriptions: Idaho, New Mexico, Illinois, Iowa and Louisiana. Many psychologists who are not able to write prescriptions work in partnership with psychiatrists, pediatricians or primary care doctors to help their patients who need medication.

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