Working With the Present-Day Family
At MCP Counseling, we have experienced therapists who are here to provide support services that are tailor-made to meet your needs.
MCP Counseling is here to help individuals and families to find a balance in life. Between our day to day issues, family struggles, school, or work it is important to keep up with self-care and healthy communication.
At MCP Counseling we offer the following services:
Dealing with addiction can be scary and overwhelming, if you don’t have the right resources. MCP Counseling is here to help you stay motivated on moving toward a healthy future.
“Anger is an acid that can do more harm to the vessel in which it is stored than to anything on which it is poured.
— Mark Twain
“Healing severe or chronic pain, I believe, includes transforming our relationship to the pain, and, ultimately, it is about transforming our relationship to who we are and to life.”
-Sarah Anne Shockley
“A great marriage is not when the ‘perfect couple’ comes together. It is when an imperfect couple learns to enjoy their differences.”
– Dave Meurer
You may feel confused about your personal sexual orientation and identity. You may feel confused and uncomfortable revealing your personal sexual orientation to those close to you.
LGBT Couples Counseling
Melinda specializes in working with children, teenagers, and adults in the gender diverse community. She knows how difficult it can be to discuss your innermost thoughts and concerns, but it is her goal to help you grow by listening to your problems and supporting you.
As a sex-positive therapist, Melinda understands that valuing yourself and the other, or others, in the relationship can energize the connection you have. Pausing to consider and share what your intimate needs and/or sexual preferences are helping build connections in trust in the relationship.
Sex Positive Therapy
You may feel confused about your personnel sexual orientation and identity. You may feel confused and uncomfortable revealing your personal sexual orientation to those close to you. Whether its family members or friends this accelerated cycle of thoughts can lead to stress, anxiety, depression, and other mental health struggles.
Compassionate Sexuality Services
Meet the Staff
Melinda Porter, M.A., LPC-S, CST
is a counselor in Carrollton Texas. Melinda began her career in education, obtaining a bachelor’s degree in education …
- Animal Assist ( Fisher is with me full time)
- Play Therapy
- Trauma Focus CBT
- Family System
- Women’s Issues
- Sex Positive Therapy
- Provides services to couples, individuals and/or families in Non-Traditional Relationships/ENM
- Sexuality / Gender
GFE information: as summarized in an APA article: “Beginning January 1, 2022, psychologists and other mental health care providers will be required by law to give uninsured and self-pay patients a good faith estimate of costs for services that they offer, when scheduling care or when the patient
requests an estimate.”
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