Bright Futures Family Counseling Center, DCC, MS, LPC-S, NCC, Counselor in Plano
Experienced with clients experiencing emotional/behavioral concerns including adults with PTSD, depression, sucidal ideation, anxiety, stress &co-morbid disorders, at-risk youth, married, family conflict & grief. My expertise extends to couples who have benefitted greatly from our "team counseling approach" marriage counseling with my partner/wife of 34 years and I team counsel. Success with couples on the verge of divorce to get back on track. I have been successful treating ADD, ADHD, ASD & other mental health problems. Clients with PTSD, TBI or Depressive symptomology improve as a result of my therapeutic services.
CHOOSE HOPE! Working with adults experiencing anxiety disorders and major depressive symptoms is one of my key specialties. Also, treating children with ADHD and conduct disorders such as fire starting, defiance and uncontrolled anger is another area of expertise where I have had many positive outcomes over the years.
Our practice is unique in that we offer couples the option of "team counseling approach" therapy because we have the education, training and 34 years of personal knowledge of how to solidify marriages and families. Finally, we offer our clients the option of Christian counseling which address the client's total wellbeing.
Take the first step to help. Call or Email Bright Futures Family Counseling Center now - (972) 905-3835


  • Years in Practice: 15+ Years
  • School: Capella University
  • Year Graduated: 2002
  • License No. and State: 178006998 Illinois
  • Please note: License State differs from Location State


  • Avg Cost (per session): $150 - $160
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
  • Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Mastercard, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • ComPsych
  • MHN
  • MHNet Behavioral Health
  • Magellan Behavioral Health
  • Multiplan
  • ValueOptions
  • Various
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • License No. and State: 68359 Texas
  • License No. and State: 178006998 Illinois
  • Membership: American Counseling Association

Bright Futures Family Counseling Center's Groups

Chill Skills

This group provides coping skills for teens dealing with anxiety, depression, life transition, divorce, family conflict, military parents, college preparation, etc. The focus is on helping teens navigate through the crazy world of adolescence and transition effectively toward adulthood and self-sufficiency.

More about this group


  • Divorce
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Family Conflict


  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Adoption
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Antisocial Personality
  • Anxiety
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Autism
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality
  • Career Counseling
  • Christian Counseling
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Gambling
  • Grief
  • Infidelity
  • Internet Addiction
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Men's Issues
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Substance Abuse
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Video Game Addiction
  • Women's Issues

Mental Health

  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Thinking Disorders

Client Focus

Ethnicity: African-American, Other Racial or Ethnic Background
Religious Orientation: Christian


  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)


  • Aviation Professionals
  • Bisexual Clients
  • Cancer
  • Gay Clients
  • HIV / AIDS Clients
  • Heterosexual Clients
  • Lesbian Clients
  • Transgender Clients
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Art Therapy
  • Christian Counseling
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Mindfulness-based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Play Therapy
  • Positive Psychology
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Solution-Focused Therapy


  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Last Modified: 01 Aug 2017
Bright Futures Family Counseling Center, DCC, MS, LPC-S, NCC, Counselor in Plano

Bright Futures Family Counseling Center

Counselor, DCC, MS, LPC-S, NCC