Family Counseling in Dallas, Texas

Care for the whole family

East Dallas Therapy is a place for families to find the support they need. As devoted family therapists we provide anxiety therapy, teen therapy, childhood trauma therapy and divorce care for families seeking family therapy in Dallas. We specialize in play therapy and tween and teen therapy, assisting parents in comprehending their children’s emotional world and equipping them with essential tools for effective parenting. We’re dedicated to supporting children grappling with distinctive challenges like ADHD, Sensory Processing Disorder, physical disabilities, depression, coparenting and generalized anxiety.

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Child Therapy & Teen Therapy in Dallas

  • Co-Parenting Counseling: Providing guidance on effective co-parenting strategies crucial for the well-being of both parents and children during divorce.

  • Childhood Trauma Therapist in Dallas: Dedicated support for individuals dealing with childhood trauma, offering a safe space for healing.

  • ADHD Therapy: As ADHD therapists we offer comprehensive assessments and therapeutic interventions tailored for children dealing with ADHD.

  • Therapy for Teens: Providing a safe and supportive environment for teenagers in Dallas to navigate their emotions, fostering resilience during challenging times.

Stacey Shoemaker, LCSW

Providing Teen therapy and parenting and co-parenting therapy for families going through divorce

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Lauren Burkhalter, LPC Associate 

Providing child therapy (using play and creative arts), tween and teen therapy.

Supervised by Andrea Schultz, M. Ed., LPC-S,  RPT-S #12403

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A few of our services

  • Moms with an ADHD Child: Tailored support for parents navigating the unique challenges of parenting a child with ADHD, offering guidance and strategies for effective parenting. Like how to calm a child with ADHD and give them tools that help them succeed in life.

  • Dealing with Parental Alienation: Strategies and guidance for navigating the complexities of parental alienation, providing insights on fostering healthy communication and rebuilding relationships with your child.

  • Recovering from Parental Burnout: Practical tips and support for parents experiencing burnout, offering strategies to recharge and regain balance in order to provide the best care for both themselves and their children. (Read more about it here!)

  • Child Therapy in Dallas: Specializing in addressing the specific needs of children navigating divorce through play therapy and therapeutic approaches.

We give you and your family the tools you need to thrive in life.

A few of our services

Play Therapy: Healing and Change Through Expressive Play

Play therapy is a cornerstone of our practice designed to support children in processing emotions creatively. Through imaginative play, children can articulate challenging feelings related to divorce, anxiety, or trauma, fostering emotional understanding and resilience. We involve parents in the process providing insights into the child’s world in order to strengthen the parent-child relationship. Lauren Burkhalter, LPC Associate is our in house child therapist. Discover the power of play therapy in navigating the unique emotional landscapes of childhood by clicking here.

Co-Parenting and Divorce Support

Navigating the complexities of divorce and co-parenting requires specialized guidance and understanding. As trusted family therapists, we extend our expertise to families dealing with divorce and trying to coparent. We work with children and teens to cope with these changes, and we offer parent coaching so parents can co-parent effectively. We provide comprehensive support tailored to the unique challenges of this transition. Book with our divorce care specialist.

Support for Teens:

As teen therapists for in Dallas, we provide a safe space for adolescents to navigate their emotions, fostering resilience and helping them cope with life changes, setting them up for success in high school and into college. Stacey Shoemaker is our teen specialists.

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