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Start Your Journey to Wholeness with Pathway Counseling

“I am tired of the pain from my past dictating my life". 

Discover a pathway to healing with Pathway Counseling's EMDR service. Using Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing therapy, we offer effective treatment for trauma, anxiety, and more.

EMDR helps process distressing memories and experiences, leading to relief and resilience. We provide compassionate support, guiding you through this transformative journey toward emotional freedom and lasting well-being. Trust in our expertise to help you navigate through challenges and find renewed strength.


Take the first step towards a brighter future with Pathway Counseling's EMDR therapy – where healing begins and hope thrives.

Dr Janet Dougherty

My name is Dr. Janet Dougherty

Thank you for considering me in your search for a  therapist. Your decision to seek EMDR treatment is a testament to your dedication to self-care, and I'm honored to accompany you on this journey. Taking this step is courageous; it's prioritizing your well-being above all else.

My academic background includes a Bachelor’s degree in Education (BSIS), a Master’s degree in Counseling (MS), and a PhD in Counseling. As a licensed Professional Counselor and Certified Sand Tray Therapist, I integrate humanistic approaches, Gestalt techniques, and Expressive Arts to foster self-awareness and emotional depth.

Together, we'll navigate towards your goals in a safe, non-judgmental space, empowering you to unlock your potential and achieve personal growth.

Specializing in treating the following issues:

  • Childhood Trauma

  • Sexual Trauma

  • Recovery from Narcissistic Abuse

  • First Responders

  • Anxiety/Depression

  • Grief and Loss

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At Pathway Counseling, we are committed to unlocking your potential for a brighter tomorrow. That's why we only offer EMDR Intensives, where breakthroughs happen faster and results are profound. With longer sessions and fewer appointments, our accelerated approach digs deeper, helping you reclaim your well-being swiftly. Whether you're in Lewisville (Dallas/Ft. Worth) or anywhere in Texas, our in-person and online sessions are tailored to empower you on your journey to healing. Let's embark on this transformative path together – because your breakthrough starts now.

Ask us about home visits in your area.

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Your path may have been altered  sometime in your life, but you can create a new  and better destination by experiencing the past in a safe place in the present and believe that you can be true to yourself.  Your pathway can be determined by you, not from your experiences of the past.

Janet Dougherty

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