DePelchin offers free individual and family therapy, parenting support and referral assistance through its Community-Based Counseling Program.
Families in crisis need immediate help. Crises often involve a breakdown in family relationships and come in various forms: a child running away or problems at school. DePelchin helps families work through issues through its Community-Based Counseling Program. This free program, in partnership with UT Physicians, offers office-based counseling services for children and families to address a range of issues, including but not limited to:
- behavioral problems
- school problems
- low self-esteem
- harming self or others
- family conflict
- loss and grief
- depression and anxiety
Community-Based Counseling Locations
There are four convenient locations throughout the Greater Houston area:
- Northwest Houston
- Northeast Houston
- Southwest Houston
- Southeast Houston
WHO QUALIFIES FOR THE COMMUNITY-BASED COUNSELING PROGRAM?
A family must live in Harris County and have a youth, age 18 or younger, to qualify for community-based counseling.
Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT)
DePelchin also offers bilingual Parent-Child Interaction Therapy, a short-term, specialized behavior management program for young children experiencing behavioral and/or emotional difficulties. Learn more about PCIT to find out if it's the right fit for your family.
To schedule a community-based counseling appointment, call (713) 864-2582. Community-based counseling services are of no cost and are provided in both English and Spanish.