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44,039 people sought online therapy help in Texas in the last year

Discover how starting online therapy can support your own journey toward a happier, more fulfilling life.

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Our therapists in Helotes are booked, but we have 52 other therapists in TX available for an online or in-person session.
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What is your go-to approach for online therapy?

My go-to approach is CBT and brief/solution-focused therapy under the umbrella of person-centered therapy.

What tools do you teach in online therapy?

I teach stress/anxiety management, how to better deal with depression, attachment theory, stages of change, thought-stopping techniques, etc.

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

I know a client is making meaningful progress when they say they used the tools we discussed and they helped and when you see a client change behaviors and thinking for the better.

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

Clients can read, research, listen to podcasts, etc.

What should someone do to prepare for starting online therapy?

Be prepared to share what you want to change or learn about yourself while also being honest.

Starting Online therapy

What is online therapy?

With Thriveworks, Online therapy is an effective alternative to in-person therapy services in which a client can speak to a Thriveworks therapist remotely via online video conferencing. Online sessions are just as effective as in-person treatment, but they can also provide added benefits like reduced travel time, saving money on transportation or childcare, and increased access to care.

How does online therapy work?

Online therapy works much like traditional in-person therapy but takes place through secure video conferencing. Clients can attend Online therapy from any safe place they choose that has access to the internet, whether that be their home or another easily accessible place. Like in-person treatment, a therapist will work with their client to address their concerns, create goals, and establish an effective treatment plan.

What is the best option for online therapy?

There is no best option for online therapy—instead, it's best to focus on finding a provider that meets your speicifc needs and with wom you can form a professional connection with.

Is online therapy just as effective?

Yes, online therapy is just as effetive for many clients as in-person sessions.

How long does online therapy last?

Online therapy can last for a few months to years depending on the goals and symptoms of the client. The treatment process will be unique to each client and lend itself to their specific concerns, which means that the time it takes to treat them will always be different. Timing is also up to the client themselves; they are free to stop therapy whenever they please, especially if they feel they have reached their goals and addressed their concerns.

How much does online therapy cost?

Our Thriveworks therapists at Thriveworks in Helotes, TX accept 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.

Need more help deciding?

Online Therapy: What Services Are Available?

For many clients, virtual therapy is just as effective as traditional therapy in an office. The only major difference is the location and the way you access your therapist or counselor. Some clients find remote therapy more effective because they have an easier time opening up to their therapist over the phone or on a video chat than they would in-person.

We offer many online therapy services at Thriveworks, including:

  • Anger and stress management
  • Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT)
  • Career counseling and life coaching
  • Couples therapy and marriage counseling
  • PTSD and trauma therapy
  • Family and child therapy
  • Depression and anxiety therapy
  • Loss and grief counseling
  • Career counseling and life coaching

Don’t let mental and emotional disorders stop you from living your life the way you want. Speak to a licensed mental health professional online at Thriveworks Counseling in Helotes, TX.

What To Expect From Online Therapy

When you’re going through a rough time, it can be comforting to have options. We offer both video sessions and phone therapy so you can pick the method that’s right for you.

Video therapy allows you to be able to work with your therapist to develop a treatment plan that fits your symptoms and concerns while meeting from anywhere with an internet connection. The basis of many treatment plans is talk therapy, whereby a client speaks to a therapist about thoughts and emotions to analyze them, assess their impact, and make helpful adjustments.

Some of the most common types of therapy include cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), interpersonal therapy, dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), and exposure therapy.

Schedule an Online Counseling Session at Thriveworks in Helotes, TX

At Thriveworks Counseling, we believe everyone should have easy access to mental health services to improve their lives. That’s why we’re flexible with scheduling, offering weekend and evening time slots as well as same-day and next-day appointments where possible. Plus, our online therapy services make it easier to find a time that works when you’re trying to juggle a busy schedule.

We accept insurance and also offer a suite of benefits to clients.  To experience the benefits of virtual therapy first-hand, get in touch with us today at Thriveworks Counseling in Helotes, TX.

Pricing & insurance

Our therapists accept most major insurances. We cover 180 million Americans – and offer self-pay options, too.
Learn more about pricing for therapy and counseling services at Thriveworks.

Our Helotes therapists and counselors accept 37 insurance plans

  • Aetna

  • Ambetter by Superior Health Plan

  • APEX Memorial Hermann

  • ARIA | Covenant Management Systems

  • Auto Club Enterprises (Employers Health Network)

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield | Anthem (Blue Card)

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas Exchange

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas HMO

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas PPO

  • Buist Byars and Taylor (Employers Health Network)

  • Carelon

  • Cigna | Evernorth

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Self-pay costs at Helotes
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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Always on time and service is great, I am happy with the service that I am receiving.
Victor Feb 2024
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My therapist was very understanding and willing to work with me
Jenny Jan 2024
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Where to find us

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Getting here

Thriveworks Counseling & Psychiatry Helotes is located off of Bandera Rd. We currently share a building with Jalapenos Mexican, Club KO Boxing & Personal Training 2, Northwest Real Estate and Property Management, among other businesses. When you turn off of Bandera Rd. to get to our office, you’ll pass Falcon International Bank on the right.

Phone number

(682) 228-6406

Languages spoken by TX providers

  • English
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