The Refuge Center for Counseling opened in December 2005 as the vision of its founders Amy Alexander and Jennifer Gillett. Amy and Jennifer had a strong desire to serve their area of residence—Williamson County—which is recognized for its wealth, oftentimes overshadowing those who are in need. To live among great prosperity and to be in need is often to feel invisible.
The Refuge Center for Counseling is so grateful for our community of supporters! Without your generosity, we would be unable to do this work. Whether you give monetary or in-kind g...
The Refuge Center for Counseling was founded on the belief that everyone, regardless of income level, deserves a chance to improve their life and find hope and healing through counseling.
Thank you for your interest in interning at The Refuge Center for Counseling. It is our goal to ensure that every intern gets as much as possible out of their experience at The R...
The Women’s Group for Confidence & Connection is now taking new members, 18+, starting Wednesday, September 27th. 12 members max. This is a closed, 10 week Psychoeducational group for women, using Dr Brene Brown’s work on Shame-Resilience. More information can be found here.... Read More
The Refuge Center for Counseling is equipped to provide qualified mental health expert speakers for your organization, church, workplace or small group concerning a wide range of topics such as: - Dangerous Relationships-Identifying the power and control dynamic and creating a safety plan - Integrating healing art into your everyday life - Protocols for caring for an individual who is suicidal - Recognizing depression and anxiety in the workplace - Compassion Fatigue and Burnout Prevention... Read More
In Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) for infidelity, the focus is not on the actual sexual betrayal itself, but on the emotional effects caused by an attachment injury brought about by the betrayal. Read more about this therapy technique here. ... Read More