Hi! My name is Josh Marlar and I work as a contract therapist with Therapy for Families. I am a life-long Texas native and a positive and passionate champion for happy and healthy families. I have worked with a variety of family dysfunction, relationship repair and maintenance, and child victims of trauma. No matter what got you to where you are, I am confident that you can live your best life.
I have a passion for working with adults through relational difficulty and helping people learn to move forward after trauma. I believe that it is important to build a solid and safe relationship with each client to create lasting change. I am supervised by Jenifer Smothermon. I specialize in working with individuals, couples, and families who are struggling with: Depression, Anxiety, Trauma Recovery & PTSD Therapy, Life stage issues, Affair Recovery, Family structure, Emotion/attachment, Men’s issues and Intimacy. I am currently seeing clients in The Woodlands, and Clear lake office . I encourage you or anyone you know that is struggling in some way to contact me at [email protected] or call me at 432-935-1292.
Hi there, my name is KaryAnn Keaton. I am a clinical mental health counseling graduate program student at Houston Baptist University with a practicum agreement with Therapy for Families.
I am passionate about addressing all areas of health (physical, emotional, social, spiritual, and mental) which I believe are vital for each of us to live a happy, healthy life. I have a genuine heart to help others and offer every client an open, safe environment to explore and possess their unique thoughts, emotions, and experiences. As humans, I believe we were made for connection and have a desire to live in relationship and community with one another. As such, I possess the desire to develop an authentic relationship with each and every client as we work together to achieve their individual treatment goals through the various clinical modalities which are best for each particular client. Additionally, I have a passion to lead my life and career on a foundation of Biblical principles and can offer faith-based counseling to those who seek it. I believe this career is more than a job and see it as my life-long purpose. I work with individuals who suffer from Depression, anxiety, grief/loss, self worth/esteem, shame, adjustment/life transitions and relationship struggles
I am currently seeing clients in The Woodlands, Clear lake office, and virtual and I encourage you or anyone you know that is struggling in some way you can reach me at [email protected] and 979-732-7040.
Jenny Jacobs, LPC
Hello, my name is Jenny Jacobs and I contract with Therapy for Families. I am a vivacious, cheerful and empathetic clinical counselor. My extensive experience as a child, adolescent and adult counselor has spanned for over 18 years. I have specialized training in play therapy and animal assisted counseling, which is the integration of a trained therapy dog into a goal directed counseling process. My passion is working with children, adolescents and adults using creative counseling techniques providing genuine healing and wholeness to navigate through challenges in life such as: Anxiety, Stress, Depression, School Issues, grief, school issues, Self Esteem, impulse control, peer relationships, divorce, parenting, ADHD, trauma counseling, coping skills, and family conflict.
I am currently seeing clients at the Therapy for Families Woodlands office. If you would like to get a hold of me please email me at [email protected] or call me at 832-422-8171.
Melaney Bright, LCSW
Hello! My name is Melaney Grant. I contract with Therapy for Families. I am an enthusiastic, bright, Christian (LDS) clinician. My extensive experiences in social work started in 2010. Ever since I found my calling, I have had so much passion to help families, young couples, and individuals get through each one of their diverse and difficult situations. Such as: Fostering & Adoption Counseling, Bereavement, Stress Management, Anxiety, and Depression.My goal is always to assist you in successfully navigating through some of the most difficult and challenging times of your life. I want to promote valuable life skills such as confidence, assertiveness, and the development of personal boundaries.
If you, or anyone you know in Texas , is struggling PLEASE get in touch with me at: [email protected] or call me at (806) 680-6787.
Stephanie Mead, LMSW
Hello, my name is Stephanie Mead. I absolutely love my job. I am energetic, compassionate, and supportive. My goal is to help you get the most out of each session, by creating a strong therapeutic relationship and providing evidence-based services. I am experienced in individual, couple, and family counseling and have provided counseling services for clients from all over the world. I have been living and working in Texas for more than two years. Before that, I lived in Europe for five years, where I worked as an international adoption specialist and volunteered with refugees. I have been married to my best friend for 17 years. I am a mother of four wonderful children. I have worked with a wide range of needs and mental health concerns, not limited to: Anxiety, Depression, Anger management, Loss and Grief, Trauma Counseling, Obsessive-compulsive disorders, Addictive behaviors, General relationship problems, Adoption Counseling Support, Couples TherapyInfidelity, and Teen Counseling.
I am currently seeing clients in The Midland office and I encourage you or anyone you know that is struggling in some way to contact me at [email protected]
sprucecare.com or call me at 281-819-0308.
Malory Moore, MFT Student
Hi! My name is Mallory Moore and I’m a clinical mental health counseling graduate student at the University of Houston – Victoria and am interning for Therapy for Families. I’m a passionate, outgoing, and empathetic person that wants to help other people feel empowered.
Every therapeutic experience is unique to each person but one thing that remains the same is that you are the expert in your own healing journey! As a therapist, I’m just a supportive guide to help navigate through your toughest battles. Whether you have an end in sight, or you just know you aren’t where you want to be, together we can figure it out to reach a healthier and happier you. I believe that each individual person has a box of tools to help themselves, the hard part is finding the key and figuring out how to unlock it. I am passionate about the work I do and I aim to create a safe space for every person to be vulnerable, seen, and heard.
I am currently seeing clients at our Clear Lake office and virtually. The first step in healing is reaching out for help. If you or a loved one is struggling, you can reach me at [email protected]
Hi, my name is Victoria Scott! I am the founder and Owner of Therapy for Families. I’m an outgoing, compassionate, and spiritual individual. I love getting to know people in their truest most authentic form, and always try to encourage people to break out of their comfort zones. I have worked for 16 years in the field of emotional wellness and healing and my last 10 years have been clinical work. I specialize in both relationships and individuals who suffer from Couples Therapy,
Attachment reparative work, developmental trauma work
Shame (addictions, codependency, and similar disorders)
Trauma Counseling, utilizing EMDR Therapy