Find Therapists, Counselors and Psychologists in Arlington, Texas

Find a therapist in Arlington, Texas  that meets your needs. Browse our comprehensive list of affordable and licensed therapists in Arlington to find a professional specializing in counseling people with stress, anxiety, depression, relationship issues, grief and more.


Krista McKelvin

LPC, CSC
15 years experience
I am a licensed professional counselor licensed in both Oklahoma and Texas with over 15 years of experience working as a vocational counselor and psychotherapist. My experience includes providing counseling services to teens and adults. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, and career challenges. I also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. I describe my... Read More
I am a licensed professional counselor licensed in both Oklahoma and Texas with over 15 years of experience working as a vocational counselor and psychotherapist. My experience includes providing counseling services to teens and adults. I have worked... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 15 years

Natalie Furdek

LPC
8 years experience
As a life-long Texan, I understand distance! That's the reason I've chosen to provide online counseling services. I've been licensed as a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) since 2002, after receiving my Masters Degree in Education/Community Counseling from Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas. While I'm currently in Central Texas, my roots lie in areas of the state that often lack quality counseling services. It is my goal (and passion) to serve Texans, who, for whatever... Read More
As a life-long Texan, I understand distance! That's the reason I've chosen to provide online counseling services. I've been licensed as a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) since 2002, after receiving my Masters Degree in Education/Community Counseling from Texas Tech University... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 8 years

Kelly Brast

LPC-S, LSOTP, CART
16 years experience
I am the owner and lead therapist at Kelly's Counseling Services. I have a Master's Degree in Counseling from Sam Houston State University and a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from the University of Houston. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisor, Licensed Sex Offender Treatment Provider, and Certified Anger Resolution Therapist. I have over 30 years experience working in the Mental Health field with 16 years as a Licensed Professional Counselor. ... Read More
I am the owner and lead therapist at Kelly's Counseling Services. I have a Master's Degree in Counseling from Sam Houston State University and a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from the University of Houston. I am a Licensed... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 16 years

Nicole Sheppard

LPC
8 years experience
Hello Amazing Future Client, I welcome you with open arms to a place of serenity and strength, total acceptance, experienced counsel, and a non-judgmental listening ear. Whether your journey has led you down a path of emotional, mental or physical pain, I want you to know that asking for help is one of the most honorable things you can do for yourself. I applaud you in your decision to take care... Read More
Hello Amazing Future Client, I welcome you with open arms to a place of serenity and strength, total acceptance, experienced counsel, and a non-judgmental listening ear. Whether your journey has led you down a path of emotional,... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 8 years

Leticia Cervantes

MA, LPC
5 years experience
I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Texas, who has worked in the mental health field over 20 years, in various settings, including: psychiatric hospitals, mental health clinics, and private practice settings, with multiple populations. Each has helped me build an eclectic approach in my therapy. I believe in meeting the client "where they are," and a cookie-cutter approach does not work for everyone. I use cognitive behavioral, dialectic, brief solution-focused, and mindfulness techniques to... Read More
I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Texas, who has worked in the mental health field over 20 years, in various settings, including: psychiatric hospitals, mental health clinics, and private practice settings, with multiple populations. Each has helped me build... Read More
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  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Experience: 5 years

Jennifer Parker

LPC
3 years experience
Hello! I am glad you are here. You have come to my page because there is some type of struggle in your life right now. The search for support is a brave step and an important step. I am here to help you navigate this part of your journey by supporting you along the way. Here is a little more information about me: I am a Licensed Professional Counselor and I have been... Read More
Hello! I am glad you are here. You have come to my page because there is some type of struggle in your life right now. The search for support is a brave step and an important step. I... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 3 years

April West

LPC
18 years experience
My goal as a therapist is to find solutions that work for you on an individual basis, helping you to discover the true potential of your life. All from the comfort of your couch. All you need is a smart phone, tablet, or computer and we can connect. My career started as a classroom teacher and school counselor. I currently have over 20 years experience working with students and families. In addition to my school... Read More
My goal as a therapist is to find solutions that work for you on an individual basis, helping you to discover the true potential of your life. All from the comfort of your couch. All you need is a smart... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 18 years

Jane Williamson

34 years experience
I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) licensed in Texas with over 30 years of experience working as a psychotherapist and life coach. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, addiction and living with a loved one who experiences these difficulties. I also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. My client's tell me I am warm and interactive. I believe in... Read More
I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) licensed in Texas with over 30 years of experience working as a psychotherapist and life coach. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, addiction... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 34 years

Saundra Robinson

MA, LPC, NCC
3 years experience
My name is Sandy and I am a mental health counselor. I specialize in helping individuals with Depression, Anxiety, Stress, Fear, and Relationships. I also have experience in addressing Trauma and Abuse, Self-Esteem, Grief, family conflict, and career issues. I currently have the following credentials: National Certified Counselor (NCC) and Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC). My undergraduate degree is a Bachelor of Science, majoring in Psychology and a graduate degree -... Read More
My name is Sandy and I am a mental health counselor. I specialize in helping individuals with Depression, Anxiety, Stress, Fear, and Relationships. I also have experience in addressing Trauma and Abuse, Self-Esteem, Grief, family conflict, and... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 3 years

Rashad Skinner

LCSW
10 years experience
I pride myself on meeting my client where they are emotionally. My down-to-earth conversation style applies to all walks of life. I believe therapy can be a conversation between friends with affirmation when needed, a direct discussion, or simply a light sense of humor. Life is full of moments. I am here to help the leap from this moment to the next.... Read More
I pride myself on meeting my client where they are emotionally. My down-to-earth conversation style applies to all walks of life. I believe therapy can be a conversation between friends with affirmation when needed, a direct discussion, or simply a... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 10 years

Guide to Finding Mental Health Professionals in Arlington, Texas

The phrase that everybody knows about the state of Texas seems to be very true: everything is bigger in Texas. And Arlington is no exception; as it is not as massive a city as Dallas or Houston, the city of Arlington is still big. On the surface, Arlington is like any other major city in the United States: there is plenty to do, many entertainment venues, and more than a smattering of landmarks and other attractions. Living in Arlington is enjoyable, if you have a lot of money. The cost of things is a major issue in Arlington, and it will be a significant thread in the discussion of mental health issues in Arlington.

The phrase “money doesn’t buy happiness” has always been a suspect phrase, but it is even more a suspect phrase when discussing stable lifestyles in Arlington. The city of Arlington is a very expensive place to live. A quick look at it’s Wikipedia page will reveal that nearly half of the residents spend over a third of their income on maintaining their household, whether they are renting or owning. This can be extremely stressful and can be a very good reason to see a mental health counselor to make sure that you are mentally stable enough to make better decisions with your money. This is especially true if you have a family.

To put these numbers in perspective, average rent in Arlington costs right around $900 per month. According to the Wikipedia page, the average income for a household is right around $50000 (assuming the household contains a married couple). This also assumes that the household does not have any home expenses. Given this information, the above fact that it is common to spend a third of income on maintaining the house is very accurate. This again presents a bigger incentive to investigate finding a mental health professional.

The effect of stress that money issues can cause

It is well established that it costs a lot of money to live and enjoy oneself in Arlington. But it is also useful to explore how money issues can cause stress, which can snowball into a pandora’s box of mental health issues. Like most things, this is best when confronted and addressed when it is still very manageable. Although it is debatable that money can buy happiness, money certainly buys stability. And stability in the areas that count (maintaining a home and/or a family) is one thing that contributes quite a bit to good mental health.

While it is true that mental health professionals in no way resemble any form of financial advisor, it is possible to work with one to detect bad habits that result in more spending that can lead to stressful situations that can affect work/schooling and relationships. Then, these new problems can cause one to possibly turn to dangerous coping habits such as smoking, drinking, or stress eating. These coping habits can cause even deeper mental health issues such as anxiety, depression, anger issues, and other such mental health issues.

Where and how to find mental health professionals in Arlington

It can be a challenge to find a proper mental health professional. Listings and prices could be inaccurate. One development that can provide a lot of assistance to this is e-counseling, which provides databases for mental health counselors in the area, as well as counseling services that are provided online. Because it is so expensive to live in Arlington, be sure to consider sliding scales when looking for mental health professionals. A sliding scale compares the cost of a mental health professional’s services against your income. Finding a therapist that is good for you can be the best investment in your future.