Aransas Pass is home to a vast variety of birds that make bird watching a favorite past time for many. Life can be as rewarding as a day full of bird songs of all kinds, or it can be as tricky as a day left without finding a single sweet melody.

If you find yourself having too many days that are void from the beautiful melody life can bring, you may benefit from the help of a mental health professional. A qualified counselor or therapist can provide the support you need to get back on your feet and hearing a sweet melody again.

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Aransas Pass, Texas (Aransas Pass, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC-S
Therapy Specialties: Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 15

I love people, and I love helping people through struggles. I listen with a non-judgmental caring heart, knowing we have all struggled in different ways. I would be honored to help guide you to the first and/or next steps in your healing journey. I specialize in brief therapy, trauma therapy, depression, addictions and compulsions, and anxiety. I started my counseling career by volunteering on teen suicide hotline about 25 years ago, and have been fully licensed as a professional counselor for 12 years now.

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Aransas Pass, Texas (Aransas Pass, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,LPC,NCC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 6

I have been conducting therapy for a total of six years. I have worked with clients endeavoring through intense trauma, psychological crisis, addiction, anxiety, depression, stress management, unhealthy patterns, self-image, interpersonal relationship issues, and life in general. I have created strong therapeutic relationships with clients from differing socioeconomic statuses, genders, ages, and life-stages. I have run mindfulness training and stress-relief exercises. I continuously aspire to continue my education and sharpen my skills. I practice through a per...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Aransas Pass, Texas (Aransas Pass, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC,MEd,NBCC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

I have worked in an educational setting for the past 11 years helping and supporting students and families with anxiety, social behaviors, depression, ADHD and learning disorders. I attained my Master's Degree from the accredited Texas A&M University-Commerce program. I typically utilize Cognitive Behavior and Humanistic/ Solution Focused Therapy. Life comes with challenges but you don't have to try to figure it out alone. Learning how to control your emotions and make yourself better is my priority. How you react to life challenges is what matters. Allow me to...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Aransas Pass, Texas (Aransas Pass, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LPC,LCDC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Grief, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 3

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor and Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor with 14 years of experience working in the mental health and addiction field in the state of Texas. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including addiction, anger management, veteran issues, depression, anxiety, parenting problems, career challenges, and just finding direction in life. My counseling style is warm and casual. I believe in treating anyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. I am not here to judge anyone. My approach combines cognitive-b...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Aransas Pass, Texas (Aransas Pass, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC,NCC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression, Coaching
Years of Experience: 7

My name is Mary Slaton, LPC, NCC. I earned my counseling degree from Loyola in 2001, and my certification in meditation from Chopra Institute in 2021. When everything is aligned in our lives, we feel happy and fulfilled, but we all encounter obstacles. At times, we need encouragement and guidance to find our way back. Seeking counseling shows a belief in your ability to bring about positive change in your life. I am here to assist you and encourage you as you explore alternatives that lead to the satisfying life you envision. I believe that we are goal-...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Aransas Pass, Texas (Aransas Pass, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LCDC,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Anger management, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 6

Greetings! Let’s get social! Connect with me on Instagram @the.anchored.lotus and keep reading to find out more about me. I am Roshonda. By training, I am a Licensed Professional Counselor, Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor, and a Certified Grief Counseling Specialist in Texas. By nature and experience I am a woman, a griever, and an overcomer! My experience has guided my practice. It has guided me to work with, develop, and empower women, and it was guided me to provide comfort to grievers. Life is a beautiful chaos! When life is beautiful, we na...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Aransas Pass, Texas (Aransas Pass, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression, ADHD
Years of Experience: 6

My name is Amberlyn Keller, M.A., M. Edu., LPC. My education background includes: I have a bachelor’s of science degree in psychology from York College in Nebraska, a master’s of arts degree in Applied Research Psychology from The University of Texas of the Permian Basin in Odessa, Texas, a second master’s of art degree in School Counseling from University of St. Thomas in Houston, Texas and I completed my License Professional Counselor (LPC) classes through Lamar University through online education. I have 13 years teaching experience at all levels of education...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Aransas Pass, Texas (Aransas Pass, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Anger management, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. I specialized in children and families. I have worked with individuals of all ages. Worked over 10 years with individuals with Intellectual Developmental and Disabilities with co-occurring Mental Health Disorders; advocating, providing resources, and skill training. I have two years of experience providing crisis intervention services. Moderate work with individuals experiencing substance use concerns. Experience with depression, bipolar, and schizophrenia. Additional experience providing grief counseling and anger manageme...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Aransas Pass, Texas (Aransas Pass, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Depression
Years of Experience: 4

My name is Robin Hughes and I am a LPC. I am passionate about my work, and I love what I do and wouldn't even call it work. I truly believe that all people, regardless of the situation at hand, equally have the potential to heal from within and be their very best. I specialize in CPT for trauma/PTSD, but also help teach other methods of copings skills to help my clients process through their anxiety, depression, mood disorders, grief, and more. I find that having a healthy balance within the body, mind and heart are the key factors to a functioning healthy life an...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Aransas Pass, Texas (Aransas Pass, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 4

Hello, my name is Wendy Leonard, and I earned my master’s degree and licensure in Social Work at Texas A&M University, Commerce, from the State of Texas in 2015. Since then, I have worked as a psychotherapist and in administration at inpatient behavioral health hospitals. Having the privilege of working with individuals who are ill enough to be hospitalized, instilled in me the importance of maintaining mental health and taught me that true empathy and therapeutic alliance are critical pieces in the healing process. I am a client-centered therapist and will sta...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Aransas Pass, Texas (Aransas Pass, TX)
Therapy Specialties: Addictions, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes, Coaching
Years of Experience: 11

I am a clinical social worker, currently licensed in New Mexico and Texas with over 10 years experience working as a behavioral health therapist. Being part of a military family has allowed me to work with diverse populations across the United States. I have worked with individuals that are seeking help with depression, addictions, career challenges, life transitions, family/relationship stress, and those who have experienced trauma or abuse. My therapy style is warm and relaxed. My approach includes a mix of cognitive-behavioral, client centered, and solution...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Aransas Pass, Texas (Aransas Pass, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker licensed in Texas with over 10 years of experience working as a family mentor, life skills trainer, patient advocate and therapist. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges, and ADHD. I also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. My therapy style is interactive, sensitive and warm. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. My approach combines cogniti...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Aransas Pass, Texas (Aransas Pass, TX)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Anger management, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 10

I am licensed in Texas with 10 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, coping with addictions, anger management, & motivation, self esteem, and confidence. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs. Taking the first step to sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting started!

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Aransas Pass, Texas (Aransas Pass, TX)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

I am licensed in Texas with 10 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, motivation, self esteem, and confidence, & depression. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs. Taking the first step to seeking a more fulfilling and happier life takes courage. I am here to support you in that process.

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Aransas Pass, Texas (Aransas Pass, TX)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 11

I am licensed in Texas with 11 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, relationship issues, & motivation, self esteem, and confidence. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. It takes courage to seek out a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps towards a change. I am here to support & empower you in that journey.

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Aransas Pass, Texas (Aransas Pass, TX)
Therapy Specialties: Addictions, Grief, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 27

I have been licensed as a professional mental health counselor since 1999. During that time, the experience has allowed me to work with individuals from all walks of life; through various stages of growth and recovery. It has been a journey to see changes in the lives of those taking on the task of therapy. I am more of a believer today in the power of what we practice. We owe it to our profession, and especially our clients, to continually strive for their growth. I approach my clients by forming a therapeutic relationship built on trust. Our work is specific, ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Aransas Pass, Texas (Aransas Pass, TX)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 6

I am licensed in Texas with 6 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, coping with grief and loss, parenting issues, & motivation, self esteem, and confidence. I believe that you are the expert of your story and that you have many strengths that will assist you in overcoming things that challenge you. Taking the first step to sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting started!

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Aransas Pass, Texas (Aransas Pass, TX)
Therapy Specialties: Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 13

I am licensed in Texas with 10 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with relationship issues, trauma and abuse, intimacy related issues, & anger management. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. Taking the first step to seeking a more fulfilling and happier life takes courage. I am here to support you in that process.

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Aransas Pass, Texas (Aransas Pass, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC - S
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 10

With a Masters degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and almost a decade of experience working with children, adolescents, teens, and families , I am passionate about offering and providing elite therapeutic services. I believe our environment and experiences shape us but do not have to define us or lock us into anxiousness, shame, confusion, or fear. I am an advocate for seeking self care through therapy services while learning to walk in the truth about ourselves and not the falsehoods of past trauma, interactions, and/or relationships. Using a variety of...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Aransas Pass, Texas (Aransas Pass, TX)
Therapy Specialties: LGBT, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 9

I am licensed in Texas with 9 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with lgbt-related issues, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, & intimacy related issues. I believe that you are the expert of your story and that you have many strengths that will assist you in overcoming things that challenge you. Taking the first step to seeking a more fulfilling and happier life takes courage. I am here to support you in that process.

Having A Hard Time Selecting A Mental Health Professional In Aransas Pass?

Finding the right therapist can feel intimidating. However, there are a few methods you can try to narrow your search for a counselor in the Aransas Pass area if you find it challenging to find therapists accepting new clients.

First, research what type of therapy you'd like to pursue before finding a therapist or psychologist. You might be interested in psychodynamic, cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), group therapy, marriage and family therapy, or couples therapy. Each therapy can offer various benefits. If you're still unsure, consider asking your prospective therapists which methods they practice.

When you're ready to search, search for 'therapist near me in Aransas Pass and scroll through the options. Next, consider your goals for the gender of your therapist, the type of therapy they're most experienced with, and their specialty. Finally, choose a therapist located near you in the city of Aransas Pass or elsewhere in San Patricio or the state of Texas.

Mental health professionals working through private practice or online may assist clients in improving healthy relationships and communication skills, working through life's obstacles, or changing negative thinking patterns. They may also provide a listening ear and validation. Verified Aransas Pass therapists can provide licensed marriage and compassionate counseling, tailor to individual needs, and create a therapeutic relationship as a National Certified Counselor.

What Is The Cost Difference Between Conventional Therapy And BetterHelp? 

Forbes reports that the average price of an in-person therapy session in the US is $100 to $200 per hour. These prices may be higher in Aransas Pass due to a higher cost of living.

Some therapists in the state of Texas may work on a sliding scale, meaning they'll factor in your income and charge what you can afford per session. With BetterHelp therapists serving the city of Aransas Pass and elsewhere throughout the state of Texas you can expect significantly more affordable options, with sessions ranging from $60 to $90 per week (billed every four weeks).


Did You Know BetterHelp Therapists Are Not Limited To In-Person Visits?

Online therapists, including the US-based therapists above, can work with people like you in or around Aransas Pass to offer creative forms of communication and treatment. You do not have to commute to a therapist's office to meet with one of these counselors.

Through BetterHelp, you can partake in video, phone, or live chat sessions with your licensed therapist. You can work through various symptoms, receive worksheets, and sign up for mental health webinars. Additionally, the BetterHelp app offers a journaling feature.

Suppose you're struggling with relationship problems that could be addressed in couples therapy. In that case, you may choose to work with one of BetterHelp's experienced cognitive-behavioral therapists specializing in behavioral health and relationships. You can also try a provider through BetterHelp's sister platform, ReGain, which is dedicated to couples and spouses worldwide. Look through the available therapists above and consider which might work for you.

San Jose has many professionals who provide client-centered individual counseling in person and through online therapy. If you opt into online therapy, you might also be able to meet with therapists all over the US. Many individuals gain further insight into their lives through internet-based counseling. In Aransas Pass, therapy can be easily accessible and a click away.


How To Know If Therapy Is Right For You?

One of the potentially rewarding aspects of working with a therapist is the validation and active listening they can provide. Your friends and loved ones may also be available to listen, but they may struggle to provide objective guidance as a therapist can. Therapists are also professionals trained to respond to various concerns, symptoms, and mental health conditions.

A therapist may support you toward a healthier emotional state, regardless of your mental health or life concerns. While supporting individuals in developing healthier habits, another benefit of therapy is having a safe space with a non-judgmental party who can support you through challenging experiences.

Many people have sensitive topics that they may feel ashamed to discuss with their friends or partner. A San Jose therapist can help you confront these concerns and open up through unique methods of support. There are also many types of therapy, such as art therapy, where you can express yourself through creativity instead of words.

With almost one million people in Aransas Pass, TX, finding a therapist can be costly, and therapists may be booked out with clients. Through the list of therapists above and others through BetterHelp, you may be able to find a therapist within 24 to 48 hours. If you're searching for a nearby therapist close to 78335 or the surrounding zip codes, consider other available therapists through the BetterHelp therapist page.

Stay Up To Date With The Leading Online Therapy Platform

To stay up to date with BetterHelp's initiatives through their social channels, you can follow them on PinterestLinkedInInstagramTwitter, and FacebookFor mental health tips, check out the BetterHelp YouTube channel.

Take some time to learn more about BetterHelp therapists and counselors to understand the services available to you clearly. If you have any questions, please reach out through the contact page or send an email to contact@betterhelp.com.

If you’re ready to sign up for online counseling, consider signing up with a platform like BetterHelp and get matched with a counselor within 24 to 48 hours.

Emergency Situations

If you are experiencing a crisis or emergency, don't use this site's online services. If you are in life-threatening danger, call 911. If you require support for a crisis, reach out to the hotlines below:

·      National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-SAFE (7233)

·      National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

·      Crisis Text Line: Text HOME to 741741

·      Veterans Crisis Line: Call 1-800-273-8255 (and press 1) or text 838255. For support for the deaf and hard of hearing community, please use your preferred relay service or dial 711 then 1-800-273-8255.

·      Trevor Lifeline (LGBTQ Lifeline): (866)488-7386 

·      SAMHSA National Helpline (Substance Use): (800)662-4357

·      National Eating Disorder Association Helpline:1-800-931-2237 (M-Th: 9 AM-9 PM EST, Fri 9 AM - 5 PM EST)

·      Child Help Hotline: Call 1-800-422-4453 or use the online chat feature

·      National Anti-Hazing Hotline: 1-888-NOT-HAZE (1-888-668-4293) 

·      Physician Crisis Support Line: Call 1-888-409-0141 if you are a first responder or medical provider experiencing crises related to Covid-19

·      Sexual Assault Hotline: Call RAINN at 1-800-656-4673

Zip Codes Served By BetterHelp Therapists

Below are some of the zip codes served by BetterHelp therapists in Aransas Pass:

78335, 78336

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Some other commonly asked questions on therapy and BetterHelp can be found below:

How Do I See A Therapist For The First Time? 

Before seeing your therapist, prep for your session by reading about the counseling process. You might write a list of questions you want to ask your therapist. When you attend your session, let them know if you have any concerns about therapy or feel unsure about what to talk about. They may help guide you with open-ended therapeutic questions. The first session will often serve as an intake to get to know you as a person and why you're attending therapy.

Should I Attend Therapy If I Feel Fine? 

If you don't feel the need to see a therapist, you don't have to. However, some people may avoid attending counseling due to preconceived notions of what therapy entails. Although therapists often support people with mental health conditions, you do not need a diagnosis or condition to attend therapy. You can discuss grief, relationship concerns, stress, or life changes and ask for general advice. A therapist may help you gain power over your life and emotions while you navigate day-to-day experiences.

Gaining a new perspective on yourself through various therapies might allow you to improve your self-esteem, work through relationships, and gain a better sense of your mental health goals. The success you may find through therapy can be dependent on your process.

People may also attend therapy for specific motives, such as bullying, an autism diagnosis, a desire to learn mindfulness meditation, personality concerns, trouble with office workers, specific phobias, and many other principles.

Is Crying In Therapy A Breakthrough?

Crying can be a breakthrough for some individuals who struggle to express emotions. Others might find that they often cry during sessions. Crying can be normal and healthy, so whether you cry or not may be a personal aspect of sessions.

Are Therapists Worth It?

We may all be on different paths in life, as each human can be unique in their personality, expression, and goals. A therapist can target various symptoms, experiences, and personalities. Unlike advice from a friend, family member, or non-professional, therapists are trained to meet you where you're at. Therapy can be worth it. Over 41 million adults in the US attend therapy each year, showing it's a popular option and may be often effective.

Do Therapists Judge You? 

The boundaries between you and a therapist are in place to protect you and them from ethical concerns. Therapists are held by ethical standards through the American Psychological Association (APA) and are not allowed to judge or harm their clients. Their job is to support you and make you feel safe and respected. You might consider changing therapists if you don't feel safe or respected.