Find Therapists, Counselors and Psychologists in San Antonio, Texas

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

Melissa McVicker

LMFT
13 years experience
My M.S. and Ph.D in Marriage and Family therapy, combined with my publications, presentations, and research, have given me significant training and experience working to improve client’s ways of living and loving. I work with individuals, couples, and families to build on their strengths, facilitate growth, and enhance relationships. Read More
My M.S. and Ph.D in Marriage and Family therapy, combined with my publications, presentations, and research, have given me significant training and experience working to improve client’s ways of living and loving. I work with individuals, couples, and families to build on their strengths, facilitate growth, and enhance relationships. Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 13 years

Finding Mental Health Professionals in San Antonio, Texas

San Antonio is the second largest city in the states of Texas and the seventh most populated in the United States. Sprawling over a 465 square mile area and hosting a city population of more than 1.493 million residents, there is no denying the size of this thriving metropolitan area. With such a large population throughout the urban community of San Antonio, there is no shortage of issues and challenges that residents tend to deal with in San Antonio.

Drug abuse in San Antonio has become an issue for the city, especially among young people, which can ultimately lead to issues with increased drop-out rates, poverty and depression. According to the Texas School Survey, the average age for kids in Bexar county to first experiment with alcohol or marijuana is 11.5 with 27% of high school students surveyed stating they already use alcohol at least every month.

While the need for mental health professionals is continuing to grow, particularly in cities like San Antonio, approximately 56% of American adults with mental illness do not receive treatment. Therefore, finding a mental health professional is so important. Unfortunately, not everyone knows the best way to find the right therapist.

Fortunately, while there are many mental health issues in San Antonio, the city is one of the most progressive in the nation when it comes to prioritizing mental health care.  The city has a crisis center for psychiatric and substance abuse emergencies, have diverted more than 100,000 people from jail to receive mental health treatment and they have trained thousands of emergency responders to manage mental health crises. This attitude has spread throughout the city and helped make San Antonio a place where finding a mental health expert is much easier than in other areas.

Finding a Suitable Therapist in San Antonio

Taking the time to find a San Antonio area professional that works for you and with your specific mental health needs is the best way to make sure that you get the help that you deserve. With so many therapists throughout the city, narrowing down your options can be a challenge. Therefore, you should ask yourself the following questions as you start to look for a San Antonio area therapist.

  • What are my goals with my therapy sessions?
  • Do I have a diagnosis on my condition or am I looking for a diagnosis?
  • What am I seeking help for?
  • Do I prefer a male or female therapist?
  • How long do I plan to go to therapy?
  • Do my problems require a specialist?
  • Is it important for me to find a therapist close to my home? Or to my office?

Make sure to write down your answers so you can use this information to find the right therapist and the right program for your needs. You also want to make sure that you check with your insurance provider, so you can find a healthcare professional who accepts your insurance.

Working with a professional therapist can help you work through several mental health concerns, whether you are dealing with depression, addiction, anger issues or anything in between. The most common mental illnesses in the United States are anxiety disorders, which impact approximately 40 million adults (18.1% of the population) in the United States every year.  Therapists can also be a valuable resource for couples who are working through issues and trying to prevent a divorce, as well as individuals who are struggling with their post-divorce life. This is a particularly common reason to visit a therapist in Texas where the divorce rate is 2.6 per every 1,000 residents.

No matter what your reason is for choosing to start therapy, finding a therapist that you are comfortable with is always of the utmost importance. As you browse through our listings of different San Antonio therapists you can look at their profiles and bios to find one you connect with. If at any time you are uncomfortable with your therapist, you can always switch. In fact, it takes some people trying out a few different therapists to find one they can trust.

Therapy can bring about a great deal of positive change in your life, but the first step is finding a therapist that works for you. Therefore, we have created our comprehensive therapist directory, to help those throughout San Antonio search for and find the right professional for the job. Choosing the right therapist is an important first step in getting the mental health care that you deserve—and our directory is there to help make this process easier for you.