Find Therapists, Counselors and Psychologists in North Richland Hills, Texas

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

Dr. Josh Briley

Dr. Josh Briley, PhD

Hello. I am a licensed psychologist in Texas with over 20 years experience providing therapy to a wide range of populations. I am passionate and committed to those individuals who honor me with their trust in asking for help in their struggles. My approach to counseling is to focus on you as an individual. Each person I work with has strengths and coping skills he or she has utilized to get Read More...
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 20 years

Dr. Ashley Streeter

Dr. Ashley Streeter, LPC, NCC

Dear Future Client, Welcome and make yourself at home. Though this is an online platform, our chat space is yours to make yourself comfortable and at home. I truly hope you feel hopeful, safe, and warm as I believe those feelings are needed to support change and healing. If I can do anything to help create such an environment for you, please let me know. I am a licensed professional counselor in the states of Read More...
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 5 years

Ashley Harmon

Ashley Harmon, LCSW-S, LCDC-I

Welcome! My name is Ashley Wallace and I have been in the counseling profession for about 6years now. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and a Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor in the state of Texas and received both my Bachelors of Social Work and Masters of Science in Social Work from The University of Texas at Austin. My current full-time role is working with primarily young adults Read More...
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 6 years

Linette Tovar

Linette Tovar, LPC

Sometimes a person can feel lost after experiencing a traumatic event. Coping with all of the confusing thoughts, emotions, and behaviors can be difficult. Depression, anxiety, and other emotional disturbances can set in, causing disruptions at work, school, and home. I aim at helping clients feel heard, understood and whole again. Every individual is unique, thus requiring individualized treatment. I use a combination of different modalities to help meet the needs of each individual. Some Read More...
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 5 years

Dora Cumpian

Dora Cumpian, M.Ed, LPC

I pursued my Master's Degree in Counseling and later my License as Professional Counselor in Texas. I believe that counselors help people grow. When a person wants to change it is the perfect opportunity for a counselor to help. I am a person centered-existentialist with plenty of experience with transitional counseling. I am an enthusiastic road cyclist and believe on nature and adventure processes. Read More...
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  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Experience: 8 years

Michelle Williams

Michelle Williams, LPC

Welcome to the start of your new life. My name Michelle Williams, I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Dallas, Texas. With today's stigma and false beliefs about counseling, many individuals go without help. Others wait till all else fails before getting help. However, no matter when you seek help you should be able to do so with a professional who is willing to understand and listen to your story and help you on a Read More...
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 4 years

Debra Lawson

Debra Lawson, LCSW

Hello. My name is Debra Lawson. I am very happy to have this opportunity to work with you. I have 27 years of experience providing counseling. I have a Masters Degree in Social Work from Virginia Commonwealth University and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (Texas 23854). I was in private practice for 6 years during which I provided individual, family and marriage counseling to children, adolescents and adults. Read More...
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 27 years

Tabatha Gunn

Tabatha Gunn,

I am Tabatha Gunn. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor-Supervisor (LPC-S) through the Texas State Board of Professional Counselors. I received my Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from the University of North Texas in Denton, TX and my Master’s Degree in Counseling at Texas Wesleyan University in Fort Worth, TX. I completed the certification process for LPC Supervision at the University of North Texas in Denton, TX. I have been a licensed therapist for 10 years. Read More...
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 10 years

Kathi Turner

Kathi Turner, LCSW, ACSW

Welcome. You are seeking change. You know you want something different or something more, but you have not yet found ways to make change happen on your own. Perhaps you feel uncomfortable seeking help because, in our culture, many of us are taught to be tough and figure things out on our own. Being strong and independent will always be an asset, but those same qualities can help you learn, grow, and change even more Read More...
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 3 years

Laura Landis

Laura Landis, M.ED., LPC-S

Hi and welcome to your new adventure! First of all, you accomplished something today by being here and seeking some help. My name is Laura and I am very excited to get to know you. I have a huge passion for helping people and have been counseling for close to ten years. During that time, I worked with people from all walks of life. I met with mothers who have experienced the death of a Read More...
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 10 years

An Overview of Mental Health in North Richland Hills, Texas

North Richland Hills is a ritzy part of Texas that is just as swanky as its name suggests. It is home to 70,441 individuals, the majority of which are 37.2 years of age. The city is a suburb of Dallas Fort Worth and has been voted at one of the top 100 cities in which to live multiple times. AreaVibes gave the suburb an overall livability rating of 91, making it one of the top 100 cities in the USA and top 100 medium cities. From the outside, North Richland Hills looks like the ideal place to live, and even its numbers, which you can explore in the next section, suggest that it is. However, does the wealth and glamorous characterized by the city put its residents at risk of behavioral disorders?

North Richland Hills at a Glance

The median household income in North Richland Hills was $65,340 in 2017, according to the United State Census Bureau. This number is significantly greater than the national median household income, the state’s median household income and surrounding counties’. The median income per capita is 33.278. The poverty rate in the suburb is a low 7.7 percent.

The wage-gender disparity is alive and well in North Richland Hills. Males earned, over average, $64,027. Women in similar roles and of similar experience levels earned almost $20,000 less, at $45,764. Wage distribution in general is also less even in the city compared to the national average.

The top three most common occupations in North Richland Hills are administrative, management and sales. The most common industries are healthcare, retail trade and educational services.

According to AreaVibes, the cost of living in North Richland Hills is higher than the national average, thereby earning a C rating. Everything from groceries to healthcare to utilities is more expensive in this area than Texas or the United States. The only item that falls below the national index is housing. That said, with a housing index of 92, it is still significantly more expensive to buy a home in North Richland Hills than anywhere else in the state, which earned a rating of 83.

Factors That May Contribute to Mental Illness

At a glance, North Richland Hills may seem like a place in which mental disorders are minimal. However, the suburb is characterized by several factors that are often associated with a diminished state of mental health. The most surprising factor is one you may not expect: wealth.

According to a 2014 Berkeley study of more than 600 men and women, one’s perceived social status, or lack thereof, is associated with a wide range of mental disorders. Just as deflated feelings of self-worth is associated with a host of mental issues, so too is inflated self-worth. The study found that inflated-feelings of self-worth are associated with narcissistic personality disorder, bipolar disorder, depression and anxiety. Individuals who have high levels of pride, as wealthy people often do, show higher rates of mania than those with limited or a reasonable amount of resources.

Wealth isn’t the only factor that may contribute to the area’s mental health issues. Some other factors one must consider are as follows:

  • Wage Disparity: The wage disparity between men and women is nothing new, but that doesn’t make it healthy. Countless studies suggest that the gender wage gap contributes to high feelings of anxiety, depression and low-sense of self-worth among women. The mean number of depressive disorders for working females is twice that of working males.
  • Industry and Occupation: Mental illness is a major concern in the healthcare industry, North Richlands Hills’ number one industry. Because of odd and prolonged work hours, emotional labor, psychological distress and other factors, healthcare workers are at an increased risk for mood, anxiety, sleep and other psychiatric disorders. Retail has also been ranked as one of the top three industries in which mental health disturbances are most common.

The number one occupation in North Richland Hills is administrative. Office workers demonstrate higher levels of anxiety and depression than non-office workers.

  • Excessive Drinking: Tarrant County’s excessive drinking prevalence rate is 18.7 percent, one of the highest values in all of Texas. Excessive drinking is associated with depression, anxiety, mood disorders, job loss and other adverse health conditions.

Despite the resources residents of North Richland Hills have, many fail to get the mental health they need. A San Francisco Bay Area psychotherapist attributes this to fear: fear of job loss, fear of what others might think and fear of letting others down. If you live with a mental health disorder, you don’t have to be afraid. E-Counseling’s directory allows you to find the care you need in a discreet and convenient manner. Don’t let fear control your life – find the help you need via a quick search today.