Talk to a Counselor Online

c Expand All C Collapse All A Talk to a Counselor Online While we offer standard, in-person sessions with highly-trained and qualified professionals at our counseling center in Houston, TX, we also bring that same level of quality and specialist expertise to our online clients. And if you’re local to Houston, you always have the…

Technical Steps to Prepare for Your First Online Ther...

c Expand All C Collapse All A Technical Steps to Prepare for Your First Online Therapy Appointment: 1. Make sure the desktop/laptop you are using has a built-in camera or webcam. (This is the same as what you would normally use for facetime or similar service). 2. If you are using a phone or tablet,…

Are there any reasons why teletherapy may not be for ...

c Expand All C Collapse All A Are there any reasons why teletherapy may not be for me? Online counseling is not the same as face-to-face psychotherapy and is not an appropriate treatment for all client’s mental health concerns. There are pros and cons to both methods. Online therapy is not an appropriate form of…

Are online mental health services conducted through c...

c Expand All C Collapse All A Are online mental health services conducted through chat or text messaging? Unfortunately, our therapy providers do not conduct therapy online via texting therapy, text message, video chatting, or chat sessions because we feel that it’s not as effective as web therapy with live video.

Can I use my HSA for online therapy?

c Expand All C Collapse All A Can I use my HSA for online therapy? Yes, therapy services are provided by licensed mental health professionals. We only conduct legitimate online therapy sessions similar to in person therapy, which qualifies as a medical expense. You may use your FSA or HSA card for all therapy services…

Are online therapists licensed professionals?

c Expand All C Collapse All A Are online therapists licensed professionals? Yes. Just as in traditional therapy, our online therapy providers are all required to be licensed mental health professionals in the state they are serving. Our therapists are licensed psychologists, licensed professional counselors and licensed clinical social workers. Their license authorizes them to…

How long has this online therapy been available?

c Expand All C Collapse All A How long has this online therapy been available? Distance counseling has been around for a number of years, so it’s not exactly a new development. However, professionals in the medical field are relying on telehealth, video-based, online conferencing, to supplement their clients’ well-being more than ever. Whether doctors,…

How secure is video therapy? How is client data prote...

c Expand All C Collapse All A How secure is video therapy? How is client data protected in online therapy? We want to assure you that all of our video sessions are held to the highest possible level of confidentiality. Once you schedule your appointment, you will be sent a link. This link will take…

I’m concerned about privacy….

c Expand All C Collapse All A I’m concerned about privacy…. It’s understandable to be concerned about privacy and confidentiality. Especially in the event you are scheduling a session when you are in the same vicinity as others. Here are some strategies to keep your session private: Use a headset. Rather than using your phone…


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