RESOURCES

Recomended Therapists 

Though I strive to meet as many clients needs as possible I inevitably cannot get to everyone or be what they need right now. Below is a constantly changing list of local Austin referrals and recommendations for services often needed that I do not typically provide.

Psychiatrists:

Meredith Tompkins, Website
Brian Earthman, Website

Neuropsychologists:

Shanna Reeves, Website
Psychological Evaluations & Educational Consultations, Website

EMDR for Children & Teens:

Ilyse Kennedy, Website
Good Mourning Counseling, Website

Group Recommendations:

Child Therapists:

Austin Child Guidance Center, Website
Mary Ellen West, Website
Elizabeth Sylvester, Website
Lisa Pallmeyer, Website

EMDR for Adults:

Doran Oatman, Website
Anastasia Barber, Website


Affiliations:

  • National Association of Social Workers (NASW)
  • The Gottman Institute Level 1 Certified
  • Alliance of Social Workers in Sport (ASWIS)
  • Vanderbilt University Alumni Association
  • Vanderbilt University Women’s Soccer Alumni & Mentor
  • The University of Texas at Austin Steve Hicks School of Social Work Alumni Network
  • Friends of the Children Austin Community Champions Board
  • Elizabeth Ann Seton Board Advisory Member
  • International Association of Child Sleep Consultants

Catch Up On The Latest News!

"The closer we feel toward someone, the less likely we are to listen carefully to them. ... It’s called the closeness-communication bias and, over time, it can strain, and even end, relationships": https://nyti.ms/3bx8KYC

This is a great piece with some fantastic tips. Plus, it includes my Six Minute Sex Ed ... podcast as a resource for talking to young people about sex, relationships, and growing up! https://twitter.com/NPRCoryTurner/status/1227250154270593025

When we understand that our behaviors are attempts to address our feelings, it gets easier... to choose healthier ways to respond to those feelings.

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