“Empowering individuals and families to nurture their mental health by processing, growing and healing in a safe & open environment.”

Have a particular life obstacle you’re trying to overcome? Therapy can be the boost you or your family need to adjust to life changes such as divorce, chronic medical illnesses, behavioral concerns in school, grief & loss as well as other concerns that cause conflict or alter life as you once knew it.  You don't have to suffer in silence. Therapy can serve as a tool to promote mental wellness and be a step towards self care. 

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A Bit About Therapy

Personalized Attention for All Your Needs

Effective psychotherapy methods are used to instill self-understanding among patients and encourage them to process though difficult situations as well as adopt new attitudes and feelings towards life situations. It is essential to keep in mind that therapy is not a magic pill or a quick fix: therapy is a healing process that necessitates participation and investment from the patient and caretaker alike. But in the end, making small changes to self-defeating behavior and coping with feelings of sadness, fear, and pain can bring life-altering results.


Services Offered

With You Every Step of the Way

Your well-being is our ultimate concern. Therapy Matters Counseling group provides patients in the Houston area a wide range of psychological, counseling, and coaching services to suit their needs. Whether you’re an individual, a couple or a family looking for help - our therapy sessions are designed to strengthen your self-awareness, identify your strengths, and assist you in the process of living a happy and healthy life. Take a look at the services we offer, and get in touch with us today.


Individual Therapy

A Happier, Healthier You

Individual therapy sessions can help you identify the changes you'd like to make while empowering you along the path to finding how to implement those changes. Individual therapy has many benefits some of which include working through life transitions, feelings of being stuck,as well as processing of trauma and grief.
Session fee $80.00

Family Therapy

Here For You

Our family therapy services are aimed at treating the family as the client, ensuring each of you are heard and that solutions are found to meet your needs as a whole. Family therapy services have a variety of benefits such as opportunities to openly express concerns in a safe environment, leading to increased open and effective communication. These sessions are also aimed to help families develop positive attitudes towards life’s most complex and challenging circumstances.
Session fees $80.00-$125.00

Couples Therapy

Quality Care

If you’re looking for quality Couples Therapy sessions with a certified Marriage and Family Therapist that cares, then you’ve come to the right place. We guide our patients every step of the way and implement various methods to help them develop new attitudes towards all of life’s most complex matters. Schedule an appointment today and see what I can do for you.
Session fees $110.00 - $150.00

Possible benefit of counseling services include:
-Increase in self-esteem- Resolution of trauma and grief-
-Ability to set boundaries- Increased self-awareness-
-positive management of anxiety and depression- Enhanced resilience-
-Greater connection to yourself and others- Effective communication skills-
-Increased assertiveness-

Get to Know Our Therapists

Licensed Professionals Here to Guide You


Takeesha Hawkins, MS, LMFT

 Takeesha Hawkins is a licensed marriage and family therapist in the state of Texas and has an office located in Houston Texas. She has a passion for helping individuals identify and utilize strengths by fostering resilience. She embraces empowering individuals and their families to use these strengths across the lifespan and across difficult and/or transitional life events. 

Takeesha provides therapy to youth in the child and adolescent program at a local mental health agency and has experience working with individuals, couples, and families. She has provided therapeutic services in the areas of transitioning life events, grief/loss, identity, depression, anxiety as well as single parent and blended families.Therapy offers a safe place for individuals and families to feel heard, understood and validated, while empowered them to make the changes they would like to see.  

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Mercedes Moore, MS, LMFT

Mercedes is a marriage and family therapist in the state of Texas who has worked extensively in community mental health. Mercedes has a passion for decreasing the stigma regarding mental health and empowering couples, families, teens/young adults, and individuals to do the work to nurture their psychological and emotional well-being. She believes in taking a collaborative approach to therapy and promoting autonomy in clients. Mercedes has therapeuitc experience in the areas of depression, anxiety, self-esteem, grief/loss, transitioning life events, & family/ couple issues. Using the solution focused therapy she helps clients to develop a vision of what they want their lives to look like and use therapy to guide them to that vision.  This approach empowers clients because it takes the stance of knowing that clients are equipped with the skills they need to make changes in their lives.

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