I am a family and marriage counselor with experience working with adolescents, individuals and couples, I respect that personal growth is individualized and I honor the client's own sense of self reflection. I am an active listener and see the client and therapist connection as the basis of co-creators of healing for the client.
I have experience in grief counseling, CBT, depression, anxiety using a myriad of approaches.
I am a Christian but do not promote any dogmas that do not fit with the client's growth and focus.
I draw upon my own life experiences ( I've been married for 49 years) as well as documented relationship work in my ongoing continuing education for relationship therapy.
Additional areas of focus: Addictions, LGBT, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Coaching, Compassion fatigue, First Responder Issues, Hospice and End of Life Counseling, Infidelity, Jealousy, Polyamory / Nonmonogamous Relationships, Postpartum Depression, Process addiction (porn, exercise, gambling), Self-Harm, Sex Addiction, Sexual Assault and Abuse
Clinical approaches: Attachment-Based Therapy, Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Emotionally-Focused Therapy (EFT), Existential Therapy, Gottman Method, Jungian Therapy, Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy, Internal Family Systems
TX LMFT 4982
TX LPC 16477
Mary is an exceptional therapist who has offered invaluable insights and wisdom, guiding me through my challenges. I'm profoundly grateful for her support in overcoming my issues.
Written on Nov 17, 2023 after therapy with Mary for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, parenting issues, self esteem, and coping with life changes
Mary is wonderful. Very responsive and encouraging. I feel like she really takes the time to learn who you are and is empathetic to your feelings.
Written on Nov 15, 2023 after therapy with Mary for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, and trauma and abuse
Written on Nov 05, 2022 after therapy with Mary for 9 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, lgbt, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, anger management, career difficulties, coping with life changes, coaching, compassion fatigue, and adhd
Lynn is amazing! She was able to help me identify traumas I’ve never dealt with since I was a child. I was able to gain more perspective and awareness on who I am and what I needed to heal and focus on.
Written on Oct 06, 2022 after therapy with Mary for 1 month on issues concerning relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, parenting issues, self esteem, and coping with life changes
Love my sessions with Mary...
Written on Jun 13, 2022 after therapy with Mary for 4 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, and self esteem
Mary is a good listener and communicator and you can tell she is invested in you! From the first moment we spoke, I felt comfortable with her and it was easy to open up. I'd recommend her anytime!
Written on Jun 08, 2022 after therapy with Mary for 2 weeks on issues concerning relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, and coaching