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We found 6 providers with an interest in couples therapy and who accept Blue Cross Blue Shield Silver PPO near Temple, TX.

Dr. Louis A Gamino, PhD
Specializes in Psychology, Psychotherapy
2401 S. 31st Street
Temple, TX
 

Dr. Louis Gamino practices psychology and psychotherapy. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas, and Blue Choice. Dr. Gamino has received professional recognition including the following: Clinical Practice Award, Association for Death Education and Counseling. He is affiliated with Scott & White Healthcare.

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All Interests: Grief, Couples Therapy, Psychotherapy Treatment

Dr. Joshua P Briley, MS, PhD
Specializes in Psychology
1901 Veterans Memorial Drive
Temple, TX
 

Dr. Joshua Briley's area of specialization is psychology. Dr. Briley's areas of expertise include crisis intervention, depression, and domestic abuse. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas, Self-Pay/Uninsured, and more. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Daryl Green
Specializes in Family Therapy, Counseling
2401 S. 31st Street
Temple, TX
 

Mr. Daryl Green's areas of specialization are family therapy and counseling; he sees patients in Temple, TX and Killeen, TX. Mr. Green's clinical interests include terminal illness, depression, and mental health agency services. He is professionally affiliated with Scott & White Healthcare. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas, and Blue Choice are among the insurance carriers that Mr. Green honors.

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Amy Bost
Specializes in Psychology, Counseling
304 S 22nd Street
Temple, TX
 

Ms. Amy Bost works as a psychologist and counselor. Ms. Bost's areas of expertise include terminal illness, depression, and family therapy services. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas, and Blue Choice are among the insurance carriers that Ms. Bost accepts. She is professionally affiliated with Scott & White Healthcare.

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Specializes in Counseling
618 N Main Street
Temple, TX
 

Mr. Pedro Quirino works as a counselor in Temple, TX. Clinical interests for Mr. Quirino include terminal illness, depression, and family therapy services. Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Mr. Quirino accepts.

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Dr. Candice Ackerman, PhD
Specializes in Psychology, Counseling, Psychotherapy
1901 Veterans Memorial Drive
Temple, TX
 

Dr. Candice Ackerman's specialties are psychology, counseling, and psychotherapy. Clinical interests for Dr. Ackerman include couples therapy, dialectical behavior therapy, and consultation. She honors United Healthcare Compass, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and more.

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What is Couples Therapy?

Couples therapy refers to a specific type of counseling where relationship issues are the focus of the treatment. It used to be referred to as marriage counseling and still may be called that in many places, but because participants are not always married to each other, couples therapy is a more accurate name.

Closely related to family therapy, couples therapy is a type of counseling that seeks to help couples improve their relationship. A therapist may teach each partner in the relationship specific skills, such as managing or expressing their emotions, conflict resolution, communication skills, and problem solving. Both people in the couple need to be committed to learning new skills themselves as well as putting effort into supporting the relationship. The typical goals of couples therapy are to decrease conflict, unhappiness, and resentment, as well as increase communication, intimacy, and connection.

Couples therapy may be offered privately, at a university, or in a group practice. It is usually short-term therapy, lasting a few weeks until the participants have learned new skills and have the ability to repair their relationship. Its effectiveness depends on the willingness of both participants to commit to therapy and make the relationship a priority. For many couples it can be extremely helpful.