Q: Do you get the same kind of intimacy as an in-person session?
A: Yes, usually it is about your relationship with the therapist. If you are not feeling therapy is working in an in-person or online session it is best to switch therapists. It has to do with connection, not the location or method of the therapy.
Q: Do you use Skype?
A: No. We use HIPAA-compliant software to ensure your security when working with a therapist online. We protect your confidentiality and all our communications are protected.
Q: Do I need anything special to attend these online sessions?
A: Only access to the internet, and privacy. We send you a link and that is it. Visit our rules page to see a general guideline.
Q: Can you do couple's therapy if we are in different locations?
A: Yes, we can as long as everyone is a permanent Texas resident we can have group sessions with people in different locations and time zones.
Q: Can you see anyone in the country or the world with online therapy?
A: Unfortunately, we cannot. Texas Online Counselors have licenses for Texas residents only. If laws change and a Licensed Professional Counselor can provide therapy across state lines, we will let you know.
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