Meet Our Therapists for Texas Online Therapy

Melaney Bright, LCSW

Hello! My name is Melaney Grant. I contract with Therapy for Families. I am an enthusiastic, bright, Christian clinician. My extensive experience 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: 


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.


I obtained my Bachelor’s at California State University, San Bernardino and my Masters in Social Work from Brigham Young University with a concentration in Clinical Practice. I am a licensed clinical social worker in the state of Texas (65575). I am also a licensed clinical social worker in the state of California (73896). I work virtually in the state of Texas.


If you, or anyone you know, is struggling PLEASE get in touch with me at: melaneygrantlcsw@gmail.com or call me at (806) 680-6787.

Amber Parker, LPC- Associate Supervised by Julia Ayraud

Hi! My name is Amber Barker. I am a dedicated, hardworking, and energetic person who is passionate about working with children, adolescents, and adults. The world we live in presents many challenges and it is my goal to help clients navigate these situations successfully. I approach each client from a holistic, client-centered perspective. I believe that change happens through having a good therapeutic relationship and by tailoring each session to what the client needs. Some issues I work with

clients on include:



I received my bachelor’s degree in Education through Baylor University and graduated with my master’s degree in Counseling from the University of Texas Permian Basin. I have experience working with a diverse group of clients in the UTPB Counseling Clinic and with elementary age children as a school counselor intern.

Get in Touch:

I am currently seeing clients in the Midland office, The Woodlands and virtually. I encourage you or anyone you know who is struggling to contact me at hello@therapyforfamilies.sprucecare.com or at 281-819-0308.

Lori Morton, LPC

Hello! My name is Lori and I contract with Therapy for Families. 

With a genuine passion for supporting individuals, couples, and families in their pursuit of mental and emotional well-being, I bring a wealth of experience and a warm, non-judgmental approach to my counseling. I firmly believe that each person is unique, and I tailor my therapeutic approach to meet your specific needs, fostering a trusting and collaborative relationship.

Whether you're navigating life transitions, facing challenges in relationships, coping with anxiety, managing stress, or seeking personal development, my goal is to create a safe and empowering space where you can explore your thoughts and feelings openly. I work with individuals, couples, and families from all walks of life, embracing diversity and understanding that everyone's journey is distinct.

Some topics I commonly address include:

  • Affair Recovery
  • Parenting
  • Stress Management
  • Divorce & Co-Parenting
  • Anger Management
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Faith Based Counseling (Christian/LDS)

My counseling style is rooted in empathy, active listening, and evidence-based therapeutic techniques. Together, we'll explore your strengths, resilience, and untapped potential to help you overcome obstacles and achieve your goals. I am committed to providing a supportive and uplifting environment where you can feel heard, understood, and empowered to make positive changes in your life.

If you're ready to take the first step towards a more fulfilling and balanced life, I invite you to reach out. Let's embark on this journey together, unlocking the tools and insights you need to create lasting positive change. Your well-being is my priority, and I look forward to being a part of your transformative process.


I received my bachelor’s in human development as well as my master’s in Marriage and Family Therapy from Brigham Young University. In addition to my clinical experience, I have been teaching future mental health professionals as adjunct faculty at Brigham Young University Idaho for over ten years.


I am currently seeing clients in The Woodlands office and virtually. I am qualified to see clients residing in both Texas and South Dakota. To make an appointment, please contact me at hello@therapyforfamilies.sprucecare.com or at 281-819-0308.

Image of one of the Intern Therapist in Therapy for Families. Sarah Sherpa, MFT Intern

Sarah Sherpa, MFT Intern

Hello, my name is Sarah Sherpa. I am a graduate student studying Marriage and Family Therapy at Northcentral University, currently completing my internship at Therapy for Families. I am an empathetic and sincere individual with a passion for assisting others in leading better lives. I believe that meaningful connections are essential for feeling understood and valued, and therapists play a pivotal role in shaping one's future. I take pleasure in getting to know people and helping them navigate challenging situations by tailoring my approach to individual needs.

Areas of strenght:

  • Addiction
  • Anger Management
  • Couples Therapy, including Divorce, Affairs, and Communication
  • Grief and Trauma
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Issues and Parenting
  • Relationship Issues, including LGBTQ+
  • Depression and Anxiety
  • Stress Management
  • Life Changes
  • Career Issues


Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, Texas Tech.

Master's in Marriage and Family Therapy, Northcentral University (expected graduation in 2024).


I am currently available to see clients both in person at the Midland office and virtually in Texas. If you or someone you know is facing challenges, please feel free to call 281-819-0308 or email therapyforfamiliestx@gmail.com.

If You are Interested in In-Person Sessions

Come visit us in our in person offices near Houston in Kemah, The Woodlands , League City and Midland.