Allen DeSalme, LPC-S

Allen DeSalme, MDiv, MA, MEd, LPC-S

(972) 353-9404 Ext. 22

The best way to reach me is to email me at my Direct Email Address.
Client Age: 9 to 100+

Offices: Farmers Branch and Lewisville

Master of Counselor Education, University of North Texas (MEd)
Master of Arts, Presbyterian School of Christian Education (MA)
Master of Divinity, Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary (MDiv)

Licensed Professional Counselor and Counselor Supervisor (LPC-S)
Nationally Certified Counselor

Clinical Interests

(in no particular order)
Mood disorders – Depression and Anxiety
Anger Management – groups (soon) and individual
Couples and Family Problems – including but not limited to Gottman Couples therapy
Stress, Relaxation, and Chronic Pain
Youth and Parents
Spiritual Issues
Older Adults

Styles and Orientation:

Cognitive-Behavioral and Rational-Emotive Therapy
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Anxiety and Depression
Pastoral Counseling
Gestalt Therapy
Adlerian/Family-of-Origin approach
Mindfulness-Inclusive approach

Recommended Reading

Uncommon Sense for Parents With Teens by Michael Riera
The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work by John Gottman and Nan Silver
After the Affair: Healing the Pain and Rebuilding Trust When a Partner Has Been Unfaithful by Janis Abrahms Spring
How I Stayed Alive When My Brain Was Trying To Kill Me: One Person’s Guide To Suicide Prevention by Susan Rose Blauner
How To Survive the Loss of A Love by Melba Colgrove, Harold Bloomfield and Peter McWilliams
Dissolving Pain by Les Fehmi
Falling Upward: A Spirituality for the Two Halves of Life by Richard Rohr