• Local Counseling Resources 

    Counseling Center of Denton

    (Family Tree Program)

    1512 Scripture St.

    Denton TX

    940-382-5328 ext. 7 then 2 for Cynthia Easley

    http:// www.counseling.com

    Provides 6 free counseling sessions, 6 free parent skill classes/groups, 6 free life skills groups.  Available to families of youths 0 -1 7.  Problems dealt with include:  runaway, truancy, family conflict, child misbehavior.  Payments accepted:  sliding scale, insurance, and self-pay; some services free


    TWU Counseling and Family Therapy Clinic

    TWU Campus

    Human Development Building, Rm. 114


    Counseling with individuals, couples, families.  Problems dealt with include child misbehavior, truancy, school failure, runaways.  Play Therapy is also available for children 3 – 12.  Sessions cost $10, $20, or $30 based on income.  Call for an intake appointment.

     UNT Child and Family Resource Clinic

    UNT Campus

    1180 Union Circle

    Denton TX



     Services offered include play therapy for children 3 – 12, interdisciplinary assessment, counseling for children, teens, adults, family counseling, and parent education classes.  Sliding scale fee available.

    Cumberland Presbyterian Children’s Home

    909 Greenlee

    Denton TX

    940-382-5112, ext. 252


    Open to anyone needing services.  Family Services provides individual, marital, family, and play therapy.  Parenting and pre-marital education classes for a nominal fee.  Fees for counseling are charged on an income-based sliding scale.

    Denton County MHMR Center

    Child and Adolescent Program

    2509  and 2519 Scripture

    Denton TX

    940-381-5000 or 1-800-762-0157

    Children, adolescent and adult psychiatric services, psychiatry and medication, crisis services, case management, skills training, cognitive behavior therapy and family partner wrap-around services.  Accepts Medicaid and CHIP.

    Psych Triage:  940-381-9965

    Cook Children’s Behavioral Health

    3201 Teasley Lane, Ste 202

    Denton TX 76210


    Child and adolescent therapy, parenting and life skills, medical and health issues, developmental issues, psychological and neuropsychological evaluations.  Accepts CHIP, Medicaid, and most other insurers.