Find Therapists, Counselors and Psychologists in Dallas, Texas

Find a therapist in Dallas, Texas that meets your needs. Browse our comprehensive list of affordable and licensed therapists in Dallas 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

Rachel Gerbosi

MS Counseling, LPC, LMFT-Associate, LCDC
6 years experience
My first priority in the counseling process is to ensure a trusting therapeutic relationship between you and I. No two people are the same, and it is my mission for us to work together to establish goals that are personalized to fit your unique needs. We, as individuals, encounter challenges in life that cause us... Read More
My first priority in the counseling process is to ensure a trusting therapeutic relationship between you and I. No two people are the same, and it is my mission for us to work together to establish goals that are personalized to fit your unique needs. We, as individuals, encounter challenges in life that cause us... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 6 years

Casey Leamy

MS Counseling, LMFT
6 years experience
Nothing in life is one size fits all; therapy is no exception. My first priority is to establish a trusting relationship with you, then together create goals tailored to your individual needs. As humans, we tend to shy away from uncomfortable, unwanted, or overwhelming feelings/thoughts. We all develop habits to cope; sometimes those habits may... Read More
Nothing in life is one size fits all; therapy is no exception. My first priority is to establish a trusting relationship with you, then together create goals tailored to your individual needs. As humans, we tend to shy away from uncomfortable, unwanted, or overwhelming feelings/thoughts. We all develop habits to cope; sometimes those habits may... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 6 years

Katie Witcher

LMFT- Associate
4 years experience
My goal is to help you work through obstacles so you can fully live a life you love. As a Marriage and Family Therapist, my approach involves understanding the relationship patterns of your life, from the family you were born into to your current relationships, to help you engage in more positive and meaningful ways... Read More
My goal is to help you work through obstacles so you can fully live a life you love. As a Marriage and Family Therapist, my approach involves understanding the relationship patterns of your life, from the family you were born into to your current relationships, to help you engage in more positive and meaningful ways... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 4 years

Guide to Finding Mental Health Professionals in Dallas

The city of Dallas is massive, ranking 9th most populated among the United States and is the third most populated city of the state of Texas itself, with San Antonio and Houston being the only two that are more populated. According to 2010 Census data, the population of Dallas is 1.1 million. The population and the diversity of Dallas can result in quite a difficult search for mental health professionals. This guide will help you find mental health professionals with different specializations that will make your search for a mental health professional much easier.

Do you need a mental health professional?

There is no shame in seeking out a mental health professional to address any mental health issues you may have. Even something that people think are minuscule such as stress from the workplace, losing a partner or lack of having a partner in your life can affect other areas in your life. Seeing a mental health professional is not just reserved for people who have endured unfortunate or traumatic events in their lives. They exist for anybody who is troubled, no matter how “insignificant” the trouble could be. All things considered, if you believe you might need to see a mental health professional, then you probably do need to see one.

Facts about Dallas that could affect mental health

Dallas is a very large city, and unless you are living in the core of the city, it will be necessary to possess reliable transportation to get where you need to go. This can get stressful, as the city contains quite a bit of winding highways and side roads that surround the core. It costs quite a bit to live in the city, with apartment rent averaging roughly $1000for a one bedroom apartment. buying a home is not cheap either, with the average value being right around $200,000.

This can make things quite stressful if you are not making enough money to truly enjoy life in Dallas. Although most mental health professionals are not financial consultants, it can be argued that seeing one can calm some of the stresses that can come from working and making enough money to live properly in this city. This will allow you to get more work finished in a shorter amount of time as well as possibly look for a better job that can pay you more.

While most of the statistics conditions that could be stressful and troubling such as divorce and unemployment are rather low compared to the rest of the state as well as the United States, which is good, there are still things about the city that could affect mental health. For example, if you happen to be divorced or unemployed in the city, it places you in a minority which can affect mental health. Nobody likes to feel like they do not belong, and if this feeling like you do not measure up to your employed and married citizens, it can cause some serious mental health issues such as anxiety or even depression.

What Can a Mental Health Professional Do?:

Despite people still believing that there is a stigma surrounding people who have made the decision to go to therapy, there are many things that mental health professionals can do that you think you can do yourself. One of the biggest “secrets” that people do not know about is that some of the most successful people on the planet hire mental health professionals. This is easy to tell just by the way they act. There are those who do not hire mental health professionals. We all know what happens to them. There is absolutely no shame in deciding to come to a mental health professional if you believe you need one. If some of the most successful people on the planet do this, then why can’t you?

Going back to the previous example of being single and jobless, this can cause a lot of stress for a person even though both of those conditions appear easy to remedy. After all, how much effort can it really take to find a job and a partner? It isn’t that it is impossible to do these things on your own, but rather it is the pressure that you place on yourself that can make this so difficult and overwhelming. For proof of this, ask anybody who has been jobless or dateless for over a year how “easy” it is to find a job or a partner.

What the majority of mental health professionals do is twofold. First, they provide unbiased responses to your questions and/or your concerns. If you tell your overly macho or overly sensitive friend or family member about your concerns, you are not likely to get an objective solution. Second, like any coach, mentor, or consultant, they assist in organizing and reshaping your negative thought patterns brought on by current unfavorable situations or previous unfortunate events that took place.

Where to find a mental health professional and what to expect?

There are a plethora of therapists and counselors in the Dallas area who are committed to any realm of mental health. Although health insurance is required for many of these, there are some who are willing to make exceptions. Getting help from a mental health professional does cost money, but it is money well spent, as when you do this, you are investing in the one thing that you should always be able to trust: yourself. Take a look at the e-counseling.com to find a therapist for you.