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Counseling

I"m glad you're reaching out! I can help you overcome or better cope with anxiety, depression, trauma, sex addiction, relationship cycles, and infidelity.

Both Telehealth &

In-Person (Colorado) Appointments are available.

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Alex A. Avila

Licensed Professional Counselor, 
MA, LPC, CSAT, CST, CPTT

I help people just like you to overcome pain, trauma, and negative patterns, and rebuild hope and relationships!

You are ready to feel free and live an authentic life! Healthy relationships and freedom from addictions, depression, low self-esteem, excessive stress, anger, and anxiety are possible and vital for enjoying a fulfilling life. At times we need help from an experienced professional who listens, understands, and believes our pain--someone who can help us overcome and grow through a crisis. Making sure that each client feels safe and comfortable while talking about personal concerns is my fundamental priority

Types of Therapy: Using Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT), EMDR, Family Systems, Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT), and Sex Therapy, I help individuals and couples enjoy positive, lasting change. Through counseling and workshops, I help couples develop a closer bond and lasting intimacy! I help adults heal in my Pornography & Sex Addiction and Partner's Betrayal Recovery groups.

Credentials: 

Alex has enjoyed thousands of hours providing counseling and teaching individuals and couples about a variety of life issues. He earned a master’s degree (with honors) in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and holds a bachelor's degree (graduating Summa Cum Laude) with a dual major in Psychology and Business Administration.

He is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and Certified Addiction Technician (CAT) in the State of Colorado, a Board-Certified National Certified Counselor (NCC), Approved Clinical Supervisor (ACS), Certified Emotionally Focused Therapist (EFT), Certified Sexual Addiction Therapist (CSAT), Certified Sex Therapist (CST), Certified Partner Trauma Therapist (CPTT), and Certified Body-Centered Psychotherapist (CBCP). Alex has also obtained intensive academic and experiential training as an Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) clinician.

1-1 Counseling
Psychotherapy
Individual Men's Counseling
We cover many issues that we men experience, enjoy, and struggle with in our daily lives:
 
  • Identity, Purpose, Value, Roles, Vision, Work, Sexuality, Relationships, Emotions, and Mood 
    Management (understanding, expressing, and regulating various emotions).
     
Sex Addiction: Alex specializes in helping men uncover the roots of and heal from Sex Addiction. 
Learn more about Sex Addiction and how counseling can help you.

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Couples Therapy
Working with Alex, you will gain increased awareness and learn new tools to create new interactional patterns and help strengthen your sense of connection and intimacy
to establish a secure and lasting relationship bond.

Counseling gives you a focused, personal look at yourself, your partner, and your future together! Learning evidence-based techniques can help you communicate and handle conflict
well. And when married couples get along well, they can experience deeper emotional, spiritual, and sexual intimacy and enjoy satisfaction in many other life areas!
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Couple's Intensives
An intensive is a longer therapy session and/or series of sessions that are focused, structured, and designed to help couples heal hurts, build safety and strengthen their sense of intimacy at a quicker pace.

Traditional couple therapy meets for 50 minutes once a week. Some couples find that spending blocks of time focusing on their relationship can produce longer-lasting results.


Couple Therapy Intensives are available in Colorado Our offices are in Lone Tree, a southeast suburb of Denver just two minutes from I-25 and C-470.
 
 

Request an Appointment

Email:

Call:  (720) 316-7771

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In-person appointments available:

9220 Teddy Lane, Suite 1400,

Lone Tree, CO 80124.

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