Online Couples Counseling in Texas

Whether you have found that you and your partner have drifted apart, would like to improve your communication skills, or have found out about a recent affair, online couples counseling with a skilled therapist at Modern Wellness Counseling is a place for you and your partner to reconnect and rebuild your relationship.

Convenient

Maybe you have felt that you have “no time” for couples counseling because you live in Austin or Houston, TX, and don’t have time to sit in traffic for your session. Perhaps you live in Fredericksburg, TX, and may not have many options for couples counseling.

Private

Or maybe you just want to do couples counseling in your own home because you do not want to risk running into someone you may know. Regardless of your reason, online couples counseling can help you and your partner meet your goals.

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Online Couples Counseling May Be the Solution for You

You are looking for specialized counselors and therapists who provide high-quality services, but you also need therapy that fits with your lifestyle and to fit into your schedule. Our therapists get it and understand these needs. Online couples counseling at Modern Wellness Counseling may be the answer you have been looking for. Our therapists are compassionate, skilled, and specialize in various areas such as working with infidelity, communication issues, and conflict management. By using our secured client portal for your therapy sessions, we are able to offer you effective couples counseling without the hassle of coming into a counseling office.

Benefits of Online Couples Counseling in Texas

  • Saves you so much driving time, especially if you live in a place like Dallas or San Antonio, TX. Instead, you can conveniently login to your secured client portal from your laptop, computer, tablet, or smartphone and start your online therapy session.
  • Online couples therapy is as effective as in-person counseling. In addition, online therapy helps with couples meeting consistently and have higher attendance, which helps in reaching your goal.
  • It is easy to use, flexible and your privacy is protected!

Our Online Couples Therapists Can Help You

Our couples therapists know what it feels like to worry your marriage is falling apart and slipping through your hands. We have sat with countless other couples who weren’t sure what the next move was or how to move forward. Our couples therapists are all specially trained to offer marriage counseling and use either Gottman Method or Emotionally Focused Therapy. In fact, we’ve been helping couples in the San Antonio area reconnect since our counseling practice opened in 2016.

Below you will find some common topics that we see in our practice.

Communication Skills

Man and woman standing with their backs to one another representing a couple struggling to communicate effectively. Couples counseling in San Antonio, TX can help bridge the communication gap.

It’s frustrating and defeating when you and your partner are unable to have an effective conversation. It easily leads to someone getting mad, shutting down, or leaving the room. It almost feels hopeless.

Expressing Yourself in A Healthy Way

​Coming into therapy and learning how to express yourself when you are upset or angry will make all the difference when trying to have an effective conversation where you two can come to a resolution together.

Infidelity

Couple sitting at the table both on their phones representing a breakdown in communication that led to infidelity. Infidelity can lead to a downward spiral of broken trust and feelings of anger and helplessness. Couples counseling in Austin, TX can help overcome these feelings and rebuild your relationship in a healthy way.

You just found out your partner has been seeing someone else. You hope that you read the text or email that you found wrong. Now, you find yourself losing control of what you are doing. Maybe you find yourself constantly searching your partner’s phone, questioning their every move, and feel like you are going crazy.

Rebuilding Trust

Your partner tells you they are sorry and it was the first time, but you can’t believe them. It’s so hard to trust them because you have no idea how long you have been lied to. You cannot go back to how things were, and that is what led you here. Therapy sessions will help you re-build the trust that has been broken and re-build your relationship’s foundation.

Sex and Intimacy

Young couple embracing intimately representing a healthy and passionate relationship. Communicating your sexual needs is key to a strong intimate relationship. Gain the skills to better understand and relate your sexual needs with couples counseling in San Antonio, Texas.

Passion in relationships comes and goes. For some it is difficult to maintain sexual intimacy after a change has occurred in your relationship. Many couples fall into a routine and can’t even pinpoint how they got here. Having different expectations from your partner of what sex should be like in your relationship, whether that is needing more sex or not wanting to have sex, may be causing more distance between the two of you.

Learn to Communicate Your Needs

While in therapy you and your partner will learn how to talk about your individual sexual needs and have a better understanding of what a healthy sexual relationship is like for your relationship.

Lack of Connection

Couple sitting at a table drinking coffe not talking representing a couple that has diconnected from each other. If you and your partner have diconnected and lost intimacy in your relationship there is hope. Online couples counseling in Texas can help you reconnect and strengthen your bond.

You feel like you and your partner are no longer intimate lovers but have become roommates. You know how the argument will end so there is no point in putting in extra effort. When you try to reach out to your partner you fear being rejected or are afraid that they will not be able to meet your needs.

Learn to Reconnect in Online Couples Counseling

You want your relationship to go back to how it used to be when you both felt in sync.
Taking the time to come to therapy will help you learn about ways to re-connect and be able to know that if you need your partner they will be there

Military Couples

Soldier kissing his partner representing a couple dealing with the struggles of active duty. Militry life comes with a unique set of challenges and life transitions for couples. Couples counseling in San Antonio can help you navigate the constant changes and overcome the challenges while strenthening your bond.

You are proud to serve in the military and know that what you are doing is making a change in the world. But maybe you have seen that your relationship is slipping through your hands and are unsure how to regain control.

All the deployments and new locations have continually stripped away your support systems and has forced you to recreate new relationships with new neighbors and communities.

Post Deployment Issues

Maybe you or your spouse are back home from a deployment and are having trouble readjusting to your new lifestyle.

Perhaps you are experiencing flashbacks and are unable to share these experiences with your spouse because you do not know how.

By giving your relationship the service it deserves, you and your partner will learn how to re-build your relationship in order to meet the expectations for this next transition.

Modern Wellness Counseling’s Approach to Couples Counseling

When you begin couples counseling, we will start off the first session with both you and your partner present in order for your couples therapist to learn your dynamic, your treatment goals as a couple, and to review your treatment plan together. We understand that your schedules may be busy and it is okay if you and your partner need to login from a separate location. Your secured session link from your client portal will work for both you and your partner.

Your First Online Couples Counseling Session

After your first session, and depending on what is being worked on, your couples therapist may meet with the two of you individually before returning for your next couples therapy session.

Every couple and presenting issue is unique and your therapist will tailor your treatment to your needs.

You can expect to receive some exercises to do in between your sessions and sometimes some worksheets to further your learning and understanding.

Couples Counseling Options

Our couples therapists use scientifically proven interventions and techniques from the Gottman Method, Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, and Client-Centered Therapy

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Getting Scheduled

  • Getting started with a couples therapist is easy and convenient. You can schedule online through our client portal. 
  • If you are planning to use your insurance, please note that only a few clinicians accept limited insurance plans for couples counseling. You can give our office a call at 210-706-0392 and our intake coordinator can answer any questions you may have. If your insurance is accepted, she can get you scheduled and gather needed insurance information.

What we need from you

  • In order to get scheduled for online couples counseling, we will need the following from you (whether you schedule online or by phone) your and your partner’s full name, email address, and phone number.
  • We do require you to make a $40 deposit to hold your intake session and this deposit goes towards your first session’s payment.

What to expect in between scheduling and your session

  • After you get scheduled, you and your partner will receive a link to your secured client portal. You will each have documents to sign and complete 24 hours before your intake session. This allows for your intake couples session to be focused on your presenting issue.
  • Ten minutes before your session, you will receive a secured link for your video call. You can use this link to join in on your online couples therapy session.

Other Therapy & Counseling Services at Modern Wellness Counseling

Learn more about our range of therapy and counseling services including premarital counseling and individual counseling, to help you thrive in relationships and life!

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“I’m thankful that I learned how to understand myself and partner, so we can listen and validate each other. Before therapy, we had no idea how to do this.”

L.S