Sharon L Ward, MS, LPC, NCC ​

817-441-​9973

[email protected]

Private Clinical Mental Health Counseling and Therapy 

Adults, Couples and Adolescents

These resources are verified from time to time, but may not be the most current and I do not guarantee the quality of services provided by these entities. If you have issues with these links or phone numbers, please let me know!

Parenting:

 www.Texas.OnlineParentingPrograms.com

www.loveandlogic.com Parenting resources [English and Spanish available]

Marriage/Divorce: 

www.prepare-enrich.com Home page for more information about the PREPARE and ENRICH program

www.SecondSaturdayFortWorth.com - good resource for people who are considering divorce - provides answers to questions about legal, emotional and financial issues that arise in the process. 817-789-9982

Alzheimers/dementia:

https://alz.org/ Alzheimer's Association national website

https://connect2affect.org/ Information on local and national resources for support and social connection for adults and children. Collaborative effort with AARP and other national caregiving entities.

Social skills: 

https://ideas.ted.com/how-to-turn-small-talk-into-smart-conversation/ humorous but helpful TED talk on making small talk

Professional resources:

 www.medlineplus.gov Great resource for all kinds of medical and drug information

www.aacap.org American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

www.maverickstreetcounseling.com Link to information about some of the other independently practicing therapists in the Aledo office building

https://www.gtw-health.com/location/fort-worth  Girls to Women and Young Men's Health and Wellness for information about other independently practicing doctors, nurses, therapists and dietitians at the Dallas and Fort Worth locations [click Our Practice at the top of the page for specific locations and providers.]

Eating Disorders:

 www.edap.org Information and resources about eating disorders

https://mindyourmind.ca/wellness/media-awareness Media literacy and awareness – critical in prevention of eating disorders

Al-Anon:

 www.texas-al-anon.org Links to calendar and locations for Al-Anon meetings in Texas

LPC Board:

www.dshs.state.tx.us/counselor/default/shtm State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors

Career direction:

https://www.hollandcodes.com/self_directed_search.html Online version of Holland Self Directed Search - career interest inventory.  https://self-directed-search.com [free]

Emergency Services:

National Suicide Prevention 800-273-8255 www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org

Tarrant County MHMR Crisis Intervention: 817-335-3022 or 800-866-2465

Erath County MHMR 254-986-4148

Suicide and Crisis Center 214-828-1000