Below, some helpful resources for folks in need of assistance around Granbury.
Pecan Valley Mental Health crisis line: (800) 772-5987
Free Counseling Resources:
Christian Service Center (for non-Christians also): (817) 573-0316
Child Advocacy Center: (817) 573-0292
Starry Counseling (for children/teens): (254) 434-5232
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Free Love and Logic classes:
Starry Counseling: (254) 434-5232
Help with Bills:
Mission Granbury: (817) 579-6866
Loaves and Fishes: (817) 579-9231
Health care assistance and social services:
Ruth’s Place: (817) 573-6800
Granbury Housing Authority: (817) 573-1107
Hood County Senior Center: (817) 573-5533
Provides services to the 60+ population of Hood County – a variety of educational seminars, health screenings, AARP drivers’ safety courses, and medical services
Senior Circle: (817) 579-2979
Provides free breakfasts and medical health information for Seniors
Additionally, Amy Aston’s office offers independently practicing therapists. Feel free to contact the therapist who best fits your situation and your needs.
Lauren Reiter is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker certified in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy, which utilizes the brain’s natural self-healing ability. EMDR is an extremely effective treating trauma, phobias, depression, somatic conditions, stress, pain, anxiety, complicated grief, PTSD, addictions, as well as developing and strengthening inner resources such as self-esteem and performance. Lauren has been using EMDR therapy since 2009 with amazing results — find more information about her and EMDR on her website. Lauren can be contacted at 817-770-0470 and her fee is $100/hour. She does not take insurance but if you choose to use your out-of-network benefits, she will be happy to provide you with a receipt that will allow you to do so. Lauren also has a limited scholarship program available. The age range of her clientele is from seven years old to the elderly.
Brian has spent a good amount of his clinical time working with at-risk teens and families. Now working with adults over 18, he has been focusing on helping folks with depression, anxiety, addiction, and relationship issues, including couples therapy. Brian studied Christian ministry in his undergrad and this influences his counseling methods and style. He enjoys helping others define and refine their Christian walk while inviting them to bring their faith into the work they are doing in counseling.
Fee $100.00. Brian can be contacted at 847-987-6102.