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.

Kasey  Shaw

Kasey Shaw , LCSW,

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Texas. I have extensive experience assisting individuals overcome traumas including sexual violence and abuse, but have also worked individuals coping with anxiety, depression, bipolar, substance use, ADHD, and general life stress. I am a firm believer that different stages of life require different levels of support and encouragement, and I am ready to walk along side you in whatever stage you may find yourself. I believe tha Read More...
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  • Languages: English,
  • Experience: 3 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. I have a Read More...
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  • Languages: English,
  • Experience: 10 years

Kelly Freeman

Kelly Freeman, LPC, MS, NCC,

Hello, if you're here then you know you need someone to talk to, whether you're feeling down and not entirely sure why, or you're incredibly stressed at work and seem to be taking it out on everyone around you. Whatever brought you here, I'm glad you've taken this step toward finding your inner peace. That first step is always the scariest and I am here to guide you to the peace you are craving in your life. My name is Kelly and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in t Read More...
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  • Languages: English,
  • Experience: 4 years

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 through life. Some are good and can be built on and strengthened. Others are ine Read More...
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  • Languages: English,
  • Experience: 20 years

Stephen Eller

Stephen Eller, MA, LPC,

Hello! First of all, I'd like to acknowledge the bravery it takes to open up to someone else. It's important to find a therapist who is a good fit for you, and I'm hoping that the following information is helpful in making that choice. If you'd like to know more, you are welcome to contact me with questions! I am fully licensed by the state of Texas as a licensed professional counselor, and hold a master's degree in clinical me Read More...
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  • Languages: English,
  • Experience: 10 years

Dr. Melissa McKinney

Dr. Melissa McKinney, Psy.D., LPC,

Hello, and thank you for taking the time to read a little bit about me. I am here to help with any problems, no matter how small. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Texas and have a doctoral degree in Applied Clinical Psychology. I have over 8 years experience working with adolescents, adults and families with varying backgrounds and behavioral issues. I have experience working with adolescents with sever behavioral issues and those involved with the j Read More...
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  • Languages: English,
  • Experience: 2 years

Denise Martinez

Denise Martinez, LPC,

Hi! My name is Denise Martinez and I'm a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in the state of Texas. I received my Master's degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Argosy University in Dallas. I have been licensed for 3 years now and have enjoyed every moment. My passion for counseling began years ago when I realized that mental illness can affect anyone anywhere. It is important to me that I provide quality therapy to all who seek it. I Read More...
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  • Languages: English,
  • Experience: 3 years

Dr. Brad Morris

Dr. Brad Morris, Ed.D., LPC,

I am a licensed professional counselor in Texas and have over a decade of experience working with a variety of issues and ages. I have my Master's degree in Counseling and Doctor of Education Degree in Counseling Psychology. I am not able to prescribe medications and I am not a licensed psychologist, so can't provide diagnostic evaluations. I specialize in working with anxiety related disorders such as trauma related to abuse, OCD, panic disorder, agoraphobia, and Genera Read More...
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  • Languages: English,
  • Experience: 11 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. Prior to that, I worked in the public sector provid Read More...
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  • Languages: English,
  • Experience: 27 years

Robin Campbell

Robin Campbell, M.Ed, LPC,

Counselor, licensed in State of Texas: University of Texas-Austin Pacifica Graduate Institute-Santa Barbara, CA Workshop facilitator Agency setting for seven years Private Practice Depth Psychotherapy/Formal Dream Analysis EFT Tapping for releasing trauma/depressive states The Ten Questions which will tell you if you should stay or leave Introversion/Extroversion modalities a Read More...
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  • Languages: English,
  • Experience: 30 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.