North Round Rock
*****WE REQUIRE ALL CLIENTS TO HAVE AN ACTIVE CREDIT CARD ON FILE WHEN WE CALL TO SET UP YOUR APPOINTMENT. IN ORDER TO VALIDATE AND SECURE THE CARD WE CHARGE A $5 ADMINISTRATION FEE. **********
STEP 1 PICK YOUR THERAPIST:
- VIEW OUR COUNSELORS BELOW AND READ THE BIOGRAPHIES BY CLICKING "READ MORE"
- MAKE SURE THE THERAPIST ACCEPTS YOUR INSURANCE AND IS ACCEPTING CLIENTS
- CHECK THERAPISTS AVAILABILITY TO MAKE SURE THEY CAN ACCOMMODATE YOUR SCHEDULE. CLICK AVAILABILITY BUTTON BELOW THE PICTURE, THEN “DISPLAY AVAILABILITY” ON THE NEXT SCREEN
STEP 2 REGISTER AS A NEW CLIENT:
- CLICK ON THE REGISTRATION BUTTON BELOW THE PICTURE, THEN “REGISTER AS A NEW PATIENT” ON THE NEXT SCREEN. THIS IS NOW YOUR PATIENT PORTAL, SO SAVE YOUR LOGIN AND PASSWORD.
STEP 3 : WAIT 24 – 48 BUSINESS HOURS FOR TRACEY TO VERIFY INSURANCE BENEFITS AND TO CONTACT YOU TO SET UP YOUR FIRST APPOINTMENT. WHEN WE CALL WE WILL ANSWER ANY ADDITIONAL QUESTIONS YOU MIGHT HAVE.
AFTER YOUR FIRST APPOINTMENT:
YOU CAN LOGIN TO YOUR PATIENT PORTAL TO SET/RESCHEDULE YOUR APPOINTMENTS, SEE YOUR STATEMENTS, UPDATE YOUR CREDIT CARD AND SECURELY MESSAGE YOUR THERAPIST
KYLE DICKERSON, LMFT
Insurances Accepted: Blue Cross Blue Shield, Beacon Options, Aetna, Tricare, Humana, Multiplan/PHCS, United Health Care (Optum/Optum EAP, UMR, Oscar, Allsavers), Sendero, Triwest
Accepting New Clients: Yes
Expertise: Kids (10 yrs and older), Adults and Couples. Anxiety, Anger, CBT, Depression, Marriage, Eating Disorders, Life Adjustment, Trauma, Disruptive Behaviors, Oppositional/Defiant Behaviors, Self Harm, Men’s Issues.
Kyle is excited to join Gibson Counseling and is looking forward to bringing his 10 years of mental health experience to the agency. Kyle has worked in many areas of mental health from group homes for at risk youth to clinical supervisor for a large community based mental health program. In each environment Kyle believes that one fundamental principal is key to building trusting relationships and moving forward: be yourself. Life is complicated enough and counseling shouldn’t add the anxiety.
Danielle Linders, NCC, LPC,
Accepting New Clients: NO
Expertise: Adults and Couples. Addiction, Anger, Anxiety, CBT, Depression, EMDR, Life adjustment, Marriage Counseling, Solution Focused Therapy, Trauma.
Danielle believes in meeting each client in the here and now, only accessing past experiences when necessary. She believes in taking the journey with each client and acknowledges that they are the expert of their own story. She feels it’s important to focus on the strengths, motivation and desire to change of her clients. It’s difficult to recognize that we all need guidance and non-biased perspective then taking the steps to seek support with making changes. She hopes to empower each client to be their advocate and to provide coping skills in order to allow them to handle situations as they arise.
Danielle has worked with Active Duty Military to address mental illness and substance abuse. She has worked with domestic violence and sexual assault survivors to increase self-esteem & assist with creating hope. She has worked with Veterans transitioning to civilian life, assisting with regaining focus, redefining family roles & reestablishing relationships. She has worked with teenagers & families through life situations and establishing communication.
Danielle has been trained in CBT (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy), Solution Focused Therapy, Narrative Therapy, CPT (Cognitive Processing Therapy) and EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing).
Danielle graduated with a Masters degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Our Lady of the Lake University – Houston and a Bachelors Degree from Sam Houston State University in Psychology. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor and License Chemical Dependency Counselor in the state of Texas with over 5 years of experience.
Paulina Pina, LPC
Accepting New Clients: NO
Expertise:Kids (8 yrs and older) and Adults. Addiction, Anger, Anxiety, CBT, Depression, EMDR, Life adjustment, LGBTQIA, Mindfulness, Solution Focused Therapy, Trauma.
Paulina is passionate about helping clients discover their personal strengths, confidence, and ability for resilience as they go on to overcome life’s ongoing difficulties. She understands the importance of providing a space free of judgement in which a client can build trust and move forward with their identified goals. Paulina strives to be genuine and caring in her connection with clients, while also encouraging personal accountability.
Paulina served in the military for ten years and she welcomes the opportunity to work with our community of veterans and their families to address issues unique to their experiences. She also works individually with adults, teenagers and children who experience depression, anxiety, stress, substance use, grief and trauma. Paulina is a bilingual counselor and can offer services in Spanish to those that are interested, however those clients must have a liaison for intake paperwork, insurance and billing communication as our administrative staff does not speak Spanish.
Paulina A. Pina, LPC graduated with a Master’s degree in Counseling Education from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech), and she earned a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Upper Iowa University. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Texas, with over six years of experience.
Soy terapeuta bilingüe y ofrezco servicios en español para aquellos clientes que estén interesados. Sin embargo, deben tener un intermediario para completar el formulario de ingreso, documentos de seguro médico y poder llevar acabo comunicación continua sobre facturación o su estado de cuenta, ya que nuestro personal de administración no habla español.
Whitney Woodby, LPC
Insurances Accepted: Aetna, Beacon Options, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Humana, Multiplan/PHCS, Sendero, Tricare, United Health Care (Optum/Optum EAP, UMR, Oscar, Allsavers), Triwest
Accepting New Clients: NO
Expertise: Kids (13 yrs and older), Adults and Couples. ADHD, Addiction, Anger, Anxiety, CBT, Christian Counseling, DBT, Depression, Life adjustment, LGBTQIA, Mindfulness, Marriage, Solution Focused Therapy, Trauma.
Whitney believes that when given a safe space a person has the freedom to explore their life in order to learn and work through areas of tension keeping them stuck. We all deserve to achieve our dreams and goals and she believes that every person can find joy, fulfillment and freedom in their life if they are willing to invest in self discovery and personal growth. She believes that this process happens through development of resources, insights and the space to feel heard.
In the past five years Whitney has worked with individuals struggling with impulse control, high risk emotions, relationship issues, life circumstance issues, substance abuse, violence, and family issues. For the last four years she has worked with adolescents and adults in high risk situations to develop effective strategies for thinking and problem solving.
Whitney has been trained in DBT (dialectical behavior therapy), and substance abuse counseling. She has experience working with Domestic violence issues, CBT (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy), Solution focused therapy, and Christian Counseling.
Whitney graduated with her Masters degree in Counseling from Denver Seminary in 2014, and an Bachelors degree from Texas A&M University in 2012. She is a Licensed professional Counselor in the state of Texas with 5 years experience.