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What is your go-to approach for individual therapy?

My go-to approach for helping people in individual therapy is twofold. The first is to be sure I really understand and connect with the person to truly understand his/her unique situations and concerns. The second is to create an agreed-upon plan where we both are working to problem-solve and heal. I enjoy this collaborative approach because the more the person invests in the process, the more exciting and rewarding the journey becomes!

What tools do you teach in individual therapy?

I teach many tools in therapy and the most common is self-compassion. We can often use internal negative feedback as a way to motivate ourselves, but over time it can stop working (if it worked at all) and drag us down. We need to get out of that cycle!

How do you know when a client is making meaningful progress in individual therapy?

I know when an individual is making meaningful progress in therapy because he/she is making changes outside of the therapy office.

What can clients do in their personal time to supplement individual therapy?

I often give homework for clients to do outside of therapy. Podcasts, articles, books, journaling, and short essays can all help the client feel more empowered in their own healing journey.

What should someone do to prepare for starting individual therapy?

To prepare for your first therapy session, you can list what you are struggling with and what you want to change. Becoming an active participant in your own therapy is the key to a successful experience in therapy.

Starting Individual therapy

What is individual therapy?

Individual therapy, also known as individual-counseling, allows people to engage in private sessions with a skilled therapist, counselor, or psychologist. The core objective of individual therapy is to establish a secure and confidential setting where they can openly discuss whatever emotional, psychological, or behavioral challenges you face. Through these one-on-one sessions, the client and therapist work together to delve into, comprehend, and ultimately find solutions for the issues at hand in their life.

How does individual therapy work?

Individual therapy unfolds in a structured process, commencing with an initial assessment in which the therapist gathers essential information about your history, concerns, and objectives. Together, you and your therapist collaboratively establish specific, attainable goals for your sessions, which can encompass symptom alleviation, personal development, or finding solutions to particular challenges.

Can individual therapy help me?

Yes, individual therapy, also known as individual-counseling, at Thriveworks can help you to improve your mental health and overall quality of life.

Is individual therapy conducted in person or online?

Individual therapy at Thriveworks is conducted both in person and via Online therapy. We encourage you to choose the option that works best for you.

How long does individual therapy last?

The duration of your individual therapy sessions will vary. The decision on the number and frequency of sessions is typically collaboratively determined by the client and therapist.

How much does individual therapy cost?

At Thriveworks, we take most major forms of insurance, which means that many of our clients only pay $0-$50 co-pay per session. However, there are also self-pay options that sit around $200 per session, depending on the service and location, for those who are out-of-network.

Pricing & insurance

Our therapists accept most major insurances. We accept 585+ insurance plans, and offer self-pay options, too.
Learn more about pricing for therapy and counseling services at Thriveworks.

Our College Station therapists and counselors accept 32 insurance plans

  • Aetna

  • Ambetter by Superior Health Plan

  • APEX Memorial Hermann

  • ARIA | Covenant Management Systems

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield | Anthem (Blue Card)

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas HMO

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas PPO

  • Carelon

  • Cigna | Evernorth

  • Cigna | Evernorth EAP

  • Cigna | Evernorth Medicare Advantage

  • Compsych

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Self-pay costs at College Station
Talk therapy

Talk therapy

Includes individual, couples, child/ teen, & family therapy

First session

$1

Ongoing sessions

$1

Talk therapy

Psychiatry

Includes reducing symptoms with medication & management

First session

$1

Ongoing sessions

$1

Hear from our clients

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4.5 Thriveworks College Station reviews are collected through Thriveworks.com.
★★★★★
Thriveworks helped me realize that I do believe people can change. I’m not the person I was three months ago, broken and fearful. I’m healthy and happy and for the first time being kind to myself. Thank you for giving me my life back.
Read more Thriveworks helped me realize that I do believe people can change. I’m not the person I was three months ago, broken and fearful. I’m healthy and happy and for the first time being kind to myself. Thank you for giving me my life back.
Anonymous Thriveworks Client
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Where to find us

Getting here

We are in the same building as Schulte Roofing, Bank of America, Marine Corps Officer Selection Office, Core Construction, and Northwestern Mutual, as well as many other businesses. Next door is an Exxon gas station on one side, and on the other is Embassy Suites by Hilton, as well as The Saber Bar & Grill and Burger Mojo. Across the street is Brake Check and U-Haul Moving and Storage. We are close to the intersection of Texas Ave South and University Drive.

Phone number

(979) 977-1517

Languages spoken by TX providers

  • English
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