Heritage Behavioral Health Consultants
Heritage Behavioral Health Consultants

FAQs

How do I choose the right counselor?

When looking for a therapist, you will see all kinds of licenses, specialties and letters at the end of the therapist’s name. As confusing as it is, licensing and certification are very important. You should be looking for a therapist with the compassion and understanding that fits your personality, but the knowledge and expertise that comes with licensing and certification are essential to your success.

Heritage Behavioral Health Consultants is a family of therapists with a variety of specialties and areas of expertise bound by similar values and guiding principles making us uniquely able to treat you as an entire person; mind, body, and spirit. Whatever your situation, we can help you find a counselor that meets your unique needs. Our promise to you is that even if we cannot meet your needs, we will guide you in the direction of a counselor in Houston that can help you. We believe that all therapists should be working together, not in competition, to help meet your needs.

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Why should I choose Heritage?

At Heritage we have a variety of licensed therapists to meet the needs of every individual. We utilize a “bio-psycho-social” philosophy to treating our patients. This is a fancy way of saying we treat the entire person. We believe that the individual is a complex combination of mind, body and spirit. At Heritage we don’t buy into the text book guide to therapy. We believe that the help you need is unique to you. At Heritage, we meet you where you are, learn from where you have been and empower you to get where you need to go.

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How do I make an appointment?

To make an appointment with us, simply give us a call at 713-365-9015 or fill out the form on the contact us page and we will call you.

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What are the costs?

At Heritage we have a variety of therapists with a variety of licenses and expertise. Along with this goes a variety of costs. What this means is that one aspect of choosing a therapist with you is to determine what costs fit your needs best as well.

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Do you accept insurance?

We do not accept insurance, but we will give you all the information you need to file the claim with your insurance. Our focus is on your treatment, but we understand the need to offset the costs and we will help you with it.

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Do you treat children?

Yes we do. At Heritage you will find therapists who are licensed and experienced at treating and testing children. In some cases the children need treatment as an individual, and other times the children need treatment as part of the family group. Either way, our therapists are trained and licensed to help.

We can also provide your children with psychological testing or ADD/ADHD assessments.

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What if different members of my family see different therapists?

Our therapists are a team. In many cases, because of personality differences, your family members will be seeing different therapists. Please be assured that we respect your privacy at all costs and our meetings are completely confidential. As a team, however, we are able to give guidance to each other without sacrificing your privacy or violating counselor/patient confidentiality. In some cases, we may suggest that you have sessions together, and in other cases it is best if you don’t. We will help you every step of the way.

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What do you mean you treat entire person; mind, body, and spirit?

We employ what we call a “Bio-psycho-social” methodology. This is a clinical way of saying we treat the entire person. We believe that the individual is more than any one of these components and to fully meet your needs, we have to treat the whole person. At Heritage, because of our diversity of counselors, we are uniquely able to treat the whole person. In some cases, we may even suggest an athletic or physical component to therapy. At Heritage, we meet you where you are, learn from where you have been and empower you to get where you need to go.

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Can I get recordings of your seminars?

In most cases, yes. We are working on recording more of our seminars. To see a list of the recordings and seminar material that are available, please see our Resources Section.

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How can I get a counselor to speak at my event?

At Heritage we have a diverse team of counselors with extensive speaking experience. Simply give us a call and tell us about your event and we can speak on a topic of your choice or provide a topic for you.

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