Marlon  Martin
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Marlon Martin

Licensed Professional Counselor Associate, LPC-A Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor, LCDC Certified Anger Resolution Therapist, CART Specialties Insurance & Fees Locations
Texas Accepting Online
Pearland Accepting In-person
Updated August 7, 2023

Specialties & Expertise

  • Anger management
  • Anxiety
  • Life coaching
  • Relationship issues
  • Self-esteem
  • Substance abuse

Professional statement

Marlon Martin is an esteemed therapist located in the Pearland, Texas area, bringing over three decades of experience working with individuals and couples. Clients seek Marlon's guidance in addressing a spectrum of challenges, including anxiety, depression, self-esteem issues, substance abuse, and mental health concerns. Notably, Marlon is deeply committed to assisting those who sense untapped potential in their lives, irrespective of the challenges they face, demonstrating a particular passion for this transformative work.

With specialized training in substance use disorders and co-occurring disorders, Marlon employs a diverse therapeutic toolkit that includes cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), gestalt therapy, and the client-centered approach. Through the establishment of a therapeutic alliance, Marlon helps clients identify their internal strengths, fostering a profound self-understanding and equipping them with the necessary tools to surmount any obstacle they may encounter. Within sessions, Marlon employs therapeutic approaches such as gestalt therapy to facilitate a more intimate connection with oneself, ultimately supporting clients in gaining a heightened sense of self and purpose as they progress through life's journey.

Marlon's therapeutic style is characterized by warmth, relatability, and a clear sense of purpose. During the initial phases of therapy, Marlon dedicates time to comprehensively understanding the spoken and unspoken needs of clients, fostering a relationship built on trust and safety.

Holdings a Master of Science degree from Springfield College (2017), Marlon's professional journey includes a noteworthy 14-year tenure as a clinician with The Fort Bend Council in Stafford, TX. Progressing within the organization, he later assumed the position of clinical director for the Stafford and Rosenberg offices. Beyond his private practice, Marlon finds joy in sports photography, contributing his skills to local youth and high school football and track clubs.

Marlon extends his services through both in-person and telehealth therapy sessions, ensuring flexibility and accessibility tailored to individual preferences.


Message to clients

Hello,

As we embark on this therapeutic journey together, there are a few things I want you to know. First and foremost, I am here for you, committed to providing a safe and supportive space where we can explore your challenges and work toward positive change. My approach is rooted in empathy, and I strive to understand your needs spoken and unspoken aspects.

Before we start, it's important to recognize that seeking help is a courageous step, and I appreciate the trust you're placing in this process. Whether you're grappling with anxiety, depression, self-esteem issues, substance abuse, or other mental health concerns, my goal is to assist you in unlocking your internal strengths. I believe that every individual possesses the tools within themselves to overcome obstacles, and our sessions will be geared toward helping you discover and utilize those tools.

I want our time together to be a transformative experience, where you find relief from immediate challenges and gain a deeper understanding of yourself. My therapeutic style is welcoming, relatable, and purpose-driven. I am here to listen, support, and guide you as you navigate your unique journey towards personal growth and a more fulfilling life.

I am looking forward to our collaboration.

Warm regards,

Marlon Martin


Specialties

Anger management - Addressing sudden outbursts of anger or sustained resentment; developing healthy anger expression and outlets

Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)

Life coaching - Identifying intentions and implementing strategies to build resilience and work towards one’s personal, health, or career goals

Relationship issues - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating

Self-esteem - Cultivating self-compassion, assertiveness, and confidence; developing ways to reduce suffering, anxiety, social withdrawal, and self-neglect

Substance abuse - Reducing and preventing the negative impact of drug and alcohol use and addictions on physical, emotional, and relational health




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Couples
  • Parents
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Insurance

  • Cigna

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $120 (50min)

Additional session information

Out-of-network billing options

This provider can support you in getting reimbursement from your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement. Here are the out-of-network billing options they provide:

  • Super billing
Payment options
  • Cash
  • Credit Card
  • PayPal
  • Zelle
Session frequency

Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.

  • Weekly

Location(s)

Online Sessions (Texas)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 7am - 4pm
  • Tue 12noon - 4pm
  • Wed 5pm-7pm
  • Thu Please inquire about hours
  • Fri 7am - 4pm
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Pearland practice
11200 Broadway St., 2743, Pearland, Texas 77584
Accepting new clients in-person
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 7am - 4pm
  • Tue 12 noon - 4pm
  • Wed 5pm-7pm
  • Thu Please inquire about hours
  • Fri 7am - 4pm
  • Sat Please inquire about hours
  • Sun Please inquire about hours

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 7 years

Fort Bend Council, Program Director, 2003 - 2017

Springfield College, Master of Science in Counseling, 2017
The Center for Anger Resolution, Inc., Anger Resolution Therapist, 2006
Austin Community College, Addiction Counseling, 1993


Licensure

Texas: 89596


Languages

English


Client testimonials

"He is an amazing counselor."
- Zencare client • March 2023
"He was awesome! We will be using him for our therapy sessions."
- Zencare client • February 2023