Last edited 02/14/2024

Melissa Gonzales LPC

VerifiedOffers Online Therapy
Not Accepting New ClientsAccepts Insurance
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What does a first session with you look like?

Our first session together will be utilied to build rappart to ensure a good fit for the client. Clients should expect a therapeutic environment that is compassionate, empathetic, and safe. My role is to offer you insights into your experiences, advice on how to handle issues, and evidence-based treatment for mental health conditions.

What is your style/approach to therapy?

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) is a form of psychotherapy that usually focuses on the relationship between thoughts, emotions, and behavior. This type of therapy often works by identifying and correcting the negative thoughts that influence certain emotions, so they do not trigger undesirable or harmful behaviors toward the self or others. Dialectical behavioral therapy, or (DBT), focuses on the way that emotions can be connected to thoughts and behavior rather than the way thoughts can influence emotions. This type of therapy can also incorporate the concepts of acceptance and mindfulness to help clients let go of things they cannot control, accept things that are unpleasant or upsetting, and learn how to live peacefully with themselves and their environment.

Specialties

Depression

Anxiety

In-Network Insurance

Aetna

Cigna

UnitedHealthCare (UHC)

Cigna EAP

Optum

Clientele

Young Adults (18-24)

Adults (25-65)

Licensure

  • Texas, Licensed Professional Counselor, 81038

Education

University of St. Thomas (Houston, Tx) (TX)

Online Therapy

Frequently Asked Questions About Melissa Gonzales, LPC

It’s not uncommon to have questions before starting therapy. Melissa Gonzales, LPC, has answered a few of the questions they receive most often from new clients.

Is Melissa Gonzales accepting new clients?

No, Melissa Gonzales is not accepting new clients at this time.

Does Melissa Gonzales accept insurance?

Yes, Melissa Gonzales accepts insurance, including Aetna, Cigna, Cigna EAP, Optum and UnitedHealthCare (UHC).

Does Melissa Gonzales offer in-person appointments?

No, but people in Texas can book Melissa Gonzales for virtual appointments (teletherapy).

Does Melissa Gonzales offer online therapy?

Yes, Melissa Gonzales offers online therapy via video sessions to people in Texas.

How quickly can I see Melissa Gonzales?

Melissa Gonzales typically can speak with new clients within 48 hours. You can see their current general office hours and request an appointment on their profile page.

What languages does Melissa Gonzales speak?

Melissa Gonzales conducts therapy sessions in English.