John is a psychotherapist who sees adults for couples therapy, individual counseling, depression and anxiety.
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Our approach to couples therapy and pre-marital counseling is generally challenging, deep, and rewarding.
Individual therapy can be targeted and very practical or exploratory and focus on a broad range of issues.
Group therapy is a great way to learn how to relate to others and practice authenticity while receiving valuable feedback.
Premarital counseling is recommended for all couples considering committing to a shared life for the long-term.
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Our caring team of professional counselors are some of the best therapists in Austin. Come find out why!
"If you want to transform your partnership, run, don’t walk, to John. As a couples therapist, John is the best of the best. He understands the latest neuroscience and attachment principles and can help any couple significantly deepen their bond, connection and fun together. John is awesome!"
Carrie Contey, Ph.D. - National Parenting Expert
"John Howard is dynamic teacher of relationship science who has a talent for conveying complex research in simple, easy-to-apply ways. His lens on relationships is profound and he has the expertise to help even the most complex couples to deepen love, connection and understanding."
Dr. Diane Poole-Heller - World-Renowned Psychologist & Educator
"It's not even close. John has an unusual gift and talent for the craft. He is light years ahead of other couples therapists. Even if his fee is higher, he can get you back on track within a few sessions. It might take you a year or two to do the same type of work with another therapist. There's a reason why he's in such demand."
N.G. - Financial Executive
"Love & Connection Expanded! John helped us understand what was going on inside and how it comes across to each other while washing away judgments and labels. Lots of connection and love happening between my partner and me that I may have missed. Gratitude!"
B.G. - Stay-at-Home Mom
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John Howard Wins Best of 2018
John Howard, MA has won Best Mental Health Professional 2018, awarded by the readers of Austin Fit Magazine. John specializes in couples therapy, group counseling, … [Read More...]
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Many people get confused about depression, partly due to societal stigma, ignorance, and outdated research/conventional wisdom. Depression is now considered more of … [Read More...]
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John Presents at Attachment & Intimacy Conference
John presented on the neuroscience of couples therapy at the annual Attachment, Trauma and Intimacy Conference alongside Dr. Richard Schwartz, Maggie Phillips, Diane … [Read More...]
Have a Better Relationship
Relationships are one of the most important parts of our lives and help determine our happiness, health, well-being, longevity and resilience in life. A great … [Read More...]