Austin Clinical Therapists

Our Austin therapists provide therapy for families, children, couples, and individuals. We also offer parenting workshops and groups for individuals seeking community and support.

We are a unique group of local therapists who will not only help you feel connected and cared for but also provide you with guidance and expertise that will give you what you need to restore hope and connection in your life and relationships.

Michelle Beyer
Senior Clinician

Specialties: Children 3-12, Play Therapy, Sand Tray, Parent-Child Relationships & Parent Support

Meet Michelle!

Julie Burke
Senior Clinician

Specialties: Autism Spectrum Disorders, Autonomy, Challenging Behaviors, Parent Support & Self-Esteem

Meet Julie!

Spenser Crain
Senior Clinician

Specialties: Children & Teens (3+), School Observation/Consultation, Children with Special Needs Advocacy in Schools, Support for Individuals/Family Members with Special Needs 

Meet Spenser!



Leanna Hammett
Senior Clinician

Specialties: Children 3+, Adult Women, Couples, Divorce, Relationship Concerns & Trauma

Meet Leanna!

Josh Killam
Senior Clinician

Specialties: Adolescents, Families & Couples, LGBTQ+ Concerns, Behavioral Health Support & Trauma/PTSD

Meet Josh!


Katy Manganella
Senior Clinician

Specialties: Couples, Adults, Teens; Relationship Concerns, Life Transitions, Identity Formation

Meet Katy!


Morgan Rupe & Rio
Senior Clinician

Specialties: Children 3+ & Adults, Animal-Assisted Counseling, Emotion Regulation, Life Transitions, Social Skills & Anxiety

Meet Morgan & Rio!

Kirby Schroeder
Senior Clinician

Specialties: Children 3-13, Play Therapy, Sandtray, School/Pre-school Observation & Consultation, Assisting (parents) with Advocacy at Schools & Parent Support

Meet Kirby!

Grace Shook
Senior Clinician

Specialties: Children 6+, Young Teens & Adults, Trauma/EMDR, Christian Counseling, Self-Esteem & Body Image Issues

Meet Grace!


Julie Smith
Senior Clinician

Specialties: Teens, Parenting, Co-Parenting, Panic Attacks/Anxiety & Christian Counseling

Meet Julie!

AFC Administrative Staff

Our part-time Administrative Staff will help direct you when you arrive as well as answer any questions you may have.


Are you interested in seeing one of our Therapists?

Or just call us at 512-298-3381

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