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Jessica Grogan, PhD, LMFT

Office: 707 West 10th St.
Austin, TX 78701
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Web Site: www.jessicagrogan.com
www.psychologytoday.com/blog/encountering-america
Profession: Marriage and Family Therapist
Services: Psychotherapy/Counseling
Practice Description: I work with both with couples and individuals, particularly those dealing with relationship problems, anxiety, and periods of high stress. My specialization is in marriage and family therapy, and I'm welcoming of high-conflict couples and families. As a therapist, I'm committed to developing a close, working relationship with clients, and I believe humor, openness, and directiveness all serve this goal. My strength is in balancing assertiveness and directness with empathy and support.

I tend to view problems as occurring when we get stuck in some way, using ineffective solutions to problems, relying on outdated coping styles, and repeating patterns that make problems worse rather than better. Change is possible when we learn to disrupt these patterns, creating the possibility for more satisfying interactions and deeper connection.

My approach can be best defined as integrative, combining aspects of Systemic Therapy (focused on roles and interactional patterns), Gestalt (a holistic approach focused on experience in the present), Cognitive-Behavioral (an approach focused on thoughts and behavior), and Emotionally-Focused Therapy (a couple approach focused on connection).

In addition to practicing psychotherapy, I'm on the faculty at Texas A&M Medical School’s department of psychiatry (Round Rock campus). And I’ve taught courses on American history, culture, and psychology at Southwestern University, the University of Texas, and Mount Holyoke College. I blog for Psychology Today, and have written a book on the cultural history of psychology in America (entitled Encountering America: Humanistic Psychology, Sixties Culture, and the Shaping of the Modern Self).
Practice Specialties or Interests:

(Strengths are
in bold text)
Relationship Issues
Family Conflict
Anxiety/ Stress
Divorce/Dissolution
Grief/Loss
Parenting Issues
Self-esteem
Stress Management
Group Therapy for Couples
Age Specialties: Children
Adolescents
Adults
Session Formats: Individual
Couples
Family
Group
Treatment Approaches: Dialectical Behavior Therapy
Existential/Humanistic
Integrative
Interpersonal
Self Psychology
Emotion-Focused
Additional Demographic Expertise: African American
Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender
Jewish
Women/Feminist
Non-practicing/ Atheist
Education: MA, Professional Counseling
Texas State University, 2014

PhD, American Studies
University of Texas, 2008

BA, Psychology
Vassar College, 1997
License #: 202363
License State: Texas
Additional Licenses/ Certifications: MA, English/ Fiction, University of Texas, 2002
Professional Affiliations:
American Counseling Association (2011-2013)
American Association of Marriage and Family Counselors (2014-present)
American Psychological Association (past member)
Fee Schedule: My full fee for a 50 minute session is $150. I have a limited number of sliding scale slots, which are based on income. Please inquire if you cannot afford the full fee.
Accepted Insurance: Any PPO (with Out-of-Network Benefits)
Insurance and Billing Instructions: I accept payment by cash, check, or credit card. I'm happy to provide a receipt to reimburse for our-of-network insurance benefits.
Office Hours: By appointment
Driving Directions: Located in Central Austin on West 10th Street, just east of Lamar.

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Gender:  Female
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