"My life is one long curve, full of turning points."

- Pierre Elliott Trudeau

Turning Point Counseling, LLC is made up of professionals with over 250 years of combined experience, serving clients in Abilene and the surrounding area. Callers are warmly greeted by the Turning Point Counseling staff and carefully matched with the therapist best equipped to address their specific needs. The therapists at Turning Point Counseling offer solutions for stress, depression, anxiety, trauma, addictions, relationship problems, and many other concerns. They provide individual, couple, or family counseling, as well as psychological testing. Please call if you have any questions or to schedule an appointment.


Our Specialties

Someone once said that marriage is the ultimate act of forgiveness because we forgive each other for who we are. This speaks to accepting and honoring each other as vital and valuable human beings who have chosen to spend their lives together. Once acceptance and the celebration of each other is rooted in a marriage, the difficulties and disappointments in life can be met with strength and growth. Read More

Our independent practitioners work to provide a safe environment for children and their caregivers to discuss the issues which are causing problems in the lives of children. They work to build trust with children through play and seek to address the issues during these times. The work of counseling is to address the needs of the child as well as the family and offer solutions regarding stress/anxiety, trauma, depression, ADHD, as well as other issues. The therapist cannot treat a child of divorce or separation without a copy of divorce or custody paperwork for children of living in single parent for blended families. Read More

Our independent practitioners are available to complete home studies for families dealing in legal matters, desiring to foster or adopt, or in other circumstances as needed. Our practitioners take the time to get to know your family in order to provide a complete and accurate study of your home. Read More

If you've experienced a traumatic or disturbing life event that is causing you problems in every day functioning, therapy can help. There are various therapeutic approaches that can be used when helping those who suffer from trauma. Two of these approaches are Hypnosis and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Therapy (or EMDR). Read More

A psychological evaluation may include some or all of the following: an intelligence test, an achievement test, a computer-based attention test, personality tests, a psychological interview, and rating scales completed by parents, teachers, or significant others. Specialized testing for autism spectrum disorder includes additional testing, as does testing for pre-surgical patients. Read More