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Catholic Charities, Archdiocese of San Antonio Counseling Services

Where: Catholic Charities, Archdiocese of San Antonio 202 West French Place, San Antonio, TX 78212

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Catholic Charities, Archdiocese of San Antonio Counseling Services

Catholic Charities’ Counseling Center offers free and low-cost counseling services in San Antonio and surrounding areas, providing the support needed to assist individuals and families with their mental and emotional well being. Working with clients of various backgrounds and experience, our Catholic Charities’ Counseling Center located in San Antonio, provides a safe and warm environment for individuals and families to embrace their lives and develop the necessary problem solving skills to cope with overwhelming situations. To provide for those that may not live within San Antonio, the Brazos Extendidos Counseling Program is a site-based counseling program which extends our counseling services into rural areas throughout the Archdiocese of San Antonio’s 19 counties.

We provide affordable counseling services to anyone in need, the Catholic Charities’ Counseling Center, along with the Brazos Extendidos Counseling Program, offer individual and group counseling sessions in a number of areas, to include, but not limited to the following:

  • Child-Adolescent-Adult & Family Counseling;
  • Alcohol & Substance Abuse Counseling;
  • Anger Management;
  • Domestic Violence;
  • Grief & Loss Therapy (Bereavement);
  • Marriage Counseling & Reconciliation;
  • Parenting & Play Therapy for Children;
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Therapy (for PTSD) and
  • Recovery from Sexual Abuse/Sexuality Issues;

Counseling services are offered to both the insured and uninsured. Most insurance providers are accepted, including Medicare and Medicaid. If you do not have insurance or counseling is not covered by your insurance provider, Catholic Charities’ Counseling Center can utilize an income-based sliding scale fee system, allowing you to receive affordable counseling services regardless of your income level.

Counseling services are provided to children 4 years of age and older, adolescents, adults and families who reside within Bexar County and designated rural areas of the San Antonio Archdiocese.

Leslie Ellenbogen is the program director and can be reached at 210-377-1133.