janie-englishSimply put, Janie is a motivator with compassion. In Janie’s holistic approach to counseling and coaching, she combines her experience as a mental health counselor, sociologist, substance abuse counselor, and certified personal fitness trainer to help clients achieve balance and joy in their lives. She works with adults, couples, and adolescents age 11+.

As a Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor, Janie can help you determine if you have a problem with alcohol or other substances. Is it recreational use, abuse, or addiction? Janie conducts both court ordered and voluntary substance abuse evaluations to help with this determination. She also provides on-going re-lapse prevention counseling to those in recovery.

Married for 38 years with two grown sons and one grandson, Janie is an authority on couples counseling. She knows a thing or two about the challenges couples face trying to keep their love connection while managing the stresses of raising children and everything life throws at you. Whether your love is new or you have been in a relationship for many years, Janie can help you make it better.

She also has extensive experience in life transition counseling and coaching for older adults and she is passionate about helping Baby Boomers who may be experiencing depression, anxiety, or grief issues as they navigate the aging experience and seek to repurpose their lives. Janie has an energetic, goal-oriented approach and will work with you to develop purposeful goals that produce positive results!

Janie lives in Dallas with her husband and enjoys spending time with her two sons and grandson as well as working out and playing golf.


LPC-Intern License #77675
LCDC License #14120

  • Licensed Professional Counselor Intern

  • Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor

  • Master of Science, Rehabilitation Counseling, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

  • Master of Science, Applied Sociology, University of Texas at Dallas

  • Certified Fitness Trainer, American College of Sports Medicine


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