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Joan Mullinax M.Ed., LPC

Let us help you find the perfect mental health counselor

Locations

Eddins Counseling Group
1501 Crocker Street, Suite 2
Houston, Texas
Tue 11:00 am - 6:00 pm  
Thu 11:00 am - 6:00 pm  
Fri 11:00 am - 6:00 pm  
Sat 8:30 am - 2:30 pm  

Biography

Career Counseling Joan has 10 years of experience in therapy services, and career counseling in Houston.She gives support to experienced professionals, undergraduate and graduate students in choosing or changing careers, selecting appropriate educational and training programs, and in securing employment. She hired and trained multiple employees as a manager in the computer industry, giving her a clear picture of the employment process from an employer’s perspective. Thanks to her personal experience, she understands the financial and emotional impact a lay-off can have, as well as the opportunity it provides for a person to find a career in which one can thrive. Joan is a “poster child” for positive career change,making her one of the most sought-after Houston TX counselors. Personal Counseling: Joan works with clients facing a variety of challenges, from anxiety and depression to self-esteem, relationship and assertiveness skills. As a life-long caregiver, Joan has a unique ability to empathize with and support caregivers in carving out a life for themselves in the face of challenging demands. Having lost her husband, a life-long friend and a sister to cancer in barely two years, she has a special gift for developing resilience in the face of family illness and loss. Credentials: Joan E. Mullinax is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Texas. She holds the equivalent of a Master’s degree in Professional Counseling, and a Master’s in Educational Psychology with an emphasis on motivation from the University of Houston. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from the University of Texas. She was involved in new product develop for 15 years at Texas Instruments and Compaq (now HP) before discovering that she was more interested in developing people than products.

Why should patients choose you as their provider instead of others in the area?

About Joan: Joan E. Mullinax has a lifetime of experience supporting people in building the lives they seek and in overcoming life’s challenges. She relishes working with clients who are committed to the quality of their own lives. She has a unique ability to see people’s strengths, even when they cannot. She is patient and encouraging with clients who are seeking to move beyond their current circumstances or limitations, and is able to gently point to possible opportunities for growth.

What are the top 3 treatments that you focus on?

career development, self-acceptance, healthy relationships, and grief and loss.

Offered Services 9 Services

Anger Management Anxiety Couple Counseling Depression Individual Counselling Initial Visit Initial Visit Psychological Assessment Psychological Treatment

Anger Management Anxiety Couple Counseling Depression Individual Counselling Initial Visit Initial Visit Psychological Assessment Psychological Treatment

Languages Spoken

English