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Therapy Austin

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Therapy for Texans with an
Austin Frame of Mind

Why Choose Therapy Austin?

Locations All Over Austin

We believe beautiful, comfortable, interesting spaces are integral to mental health. Our offices in North, Central, and South Austin reflect that philosophy. If you prefer to be in your own space, no problem! We offer teletherapy, too.

Flexible Hours, Nights and Weekends

Standard office hours don’t accommodate all clients’ schedules. It’s important to us to offer appointments times that are convenient for you, so we have counselors available early mornings to later in the evenings every day of the week.

Highly Trained, Professional Counselors

Excellent counseling services require well-trained providers. Our mission is to cultivate compassionate, curious, clinically astute practitioners who give you their best. To ensure you get the quality mental health treatment you deserve, we are dedicated to providing ongoing professional and clinical training to all of our counselors.

Local Business and Woman-Owned!

You won’t get that with the latest fad of text-your-therapist-anytime nationwide providers. We are a large and local counseling agency that has intentionally avoided getting gobbled up by out-of-town investors. Therapy Austin was founded by two Austin therapists who are passionate about providing excellent client care to the people in our community and about teaching other therapists how to do the same.

Our Fees Flex, Too

As a private pay agency, it’s important to us to offer our clients some options when it comes to fees. Austin is a diverse community and while many clients can readily afford full-fee sessions, others need a discount. We are proud to be able to accommodate discounts for a majority of our clients and prouder still that this sharing economy is celebrated and sustainable in our agency.

We Won’t Ghost You

It’s a city-wide problem. People seeking help make dozens of calls to Austin counselors and never hear back from anyone. At Therapy Austin, you are guaranteed a response. We have a large staff and an advanced matching system. Your request will be assigned to the Staff Counselor who best meets your parameters at the time. Even if we don’t have what you are looking for because of fee, service, or time constraints, you will still get a call back with appropriate referrals. 

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Meet Your Perfect Match

Skip the guessing game and let us find the counselor best-suited to your needs.

The counseling you are seeking is unique to you, so not just any counselor can meet your needs. At Therapy Austin, we strive to make the best client-counselor matches we can. Use the advanced filters on the top of the Counselors page to find your own best match. Or, let us find the counselor best-suited to your needs. With the information you share, we apply a specialized algorithm developed to ensure you are connected with the professional who offers what you need, when you need it.


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Fill out our secure, online request form and tell us exactly what you are looking for.

Our comprehensive, HIPAA-compliant request form lets you specify what issues you are experiencing, what type of counselor you prefer, when you are available, and more. This helps us find your match.


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Our proprietary technology will analyze your specifications and identify your top matches.

Our cutting-edge algorithm will cross examine your requests with our counselors profiles to match you with your ideal counselor.

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Our dedicated client services concierge will review and approve each match.

We may live in Austin, but technology isn’t perfect! This is why we review every single match before officially assigning your counselor. Our awesome Client Services admin, Mel, evaluates top matches and selects your top choice.


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You Belong at Therapy Austin

At Therapy Austin we believe every voice matters. We are devoted to creating, maintaining and supporting a heart-centered, relational, and inclusive culture where authentic change and healing can occur. We are committed to being curious about ourselves and our clients in an ongoing way, to having the hard conversations, and to using what we learn in ways that engender equity and inclusion for both our clients and our counselors.

It is our mission to make high-quality private-pay therapy more accessible in Austin by offering a range of fee options, easy-to-navigate request matching services at no cost to the client, and extended hours outside the 9-5 norm. We are also dedicated to training and mentoring our counselors into compassionate, curious, clinically astute practitioners with the experience, skills and depth of knowledge we believe every client deserves.

A Hello From Some of Our Counselors

Hello! My name is Abigail (Abby) Moore and I’m so glad you’ve taken that first step towards healing. It can be challenging to take that first step and reach out for help whether it’s due to social stigma, family stigma, cost barrier, time constraint or other barriers, chances are it’s taken some bravery and fortitude for you to reach out.  In our work together it’s important to me to emphasiz...
Abigail "Abby" Moore, LMSW
Like all work emails, I hope this bio finds you doing well. But since you’re reading therapist bio’s, it’s probably not going as well as you might hope. Whether it’s the social stigma, family stigma, cost barrier, time constraint or something else – chances are it’s taken some bravery and fortitude for you to reach out.  You’re not alone. Whatever you’re going through, big or small, rec...
Grace Turner, LPC Associate
Welcome to Therapy Austin! Thanks for checking out my page.  I believe our human emotional experience is vital. Anger can tell us when a boundary is crossed, anxiety can tell us when we need more information, happiness can tell us when our needs are met… We’re often taught that some emotions are good, and some are bad. It’s easy to let ourselves have some feelings, but what happens when we ha...
Joslyn Ridgely, LPC
Senior Consuleor
Welcome!  Congratulations on taking a significant step towards getting to know yourself at a deeper level. This journey is all about you. Life can be complicated and difficult to thrive in, especially for those who experience challenges within themselves and from outside sources. It can leave you feeling broken and stuck. As someone who has experienced trauma and the subsequent internal strug...
Tara Stewart, LMSW
Senior Consuleor
You’ve probably been considering this step for a while, so kudos for being here! Here’s the deal: Life is hard, and full of problems interfering with where you want to be. Whether you’re feeling stuck, struggling through a difficult time, or just need a change, you’re here because you could use some extra help in finding your way. If you’re ready to take the next step toward a be...
Rudy Garza, LPC Associate
How do you want your life to look? Who do you want your future self to be? We will explore this together and create the life you want to live. If your parent and/or past partners were Narcissists, I am here to help. Whether you have been through abuse, neglect, experience depression and anxious thoughts, I can help you navigate through the difficulty and find hope.  If you have experienced ho...
Emily Phelps, LPC Associate
Hello! Welcome to Therapy Austin.  I’m glad you’re here. Picture our therapy space as a sanctuary—a place where you’re met with warmth, empathy, and a good dash of humor when needed. I’m an active listener who’s genuinely interested in your story. I strive to create a safe, non-judgmental space where you can be your authentic self so we can collaborate to create opportunitie...
Stacie Brooks, LMFT Associate
Hello there! Welcome to the first step in the weird and wonderful journey of therapy. Whether it’s your first time or you’re ready to dive back in, I’m glad you’re here. I believe therapy is a sacred space. It is a time to “turn and face the strange” as David Bowie says. It’s a time to reflect, investigate, and approach the challenges in our lives with honesty and a willingness to grow. My therape...
Kathleen "Katie" Cullather, LCSW
Senior Consuleor

When we talk about our feelings, they become less overwhelming, less upsetting, and less scary. – Fred Rogers

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