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Mental Health Treatment in McKinney, Texas

Call us today at 940.360.4245 to schedule an appointment!

7290 Virginia Parkway Suite 3100, McKinney, TX 75071
(469) 617-6166

Adolescent PHP/IOP: Monday-Friday 9AM-3:30PM
Adolescent Virtual IOP: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 5PM-8PM
Adolescent Mindful Eating Disorder Program: Monday-Friday 8:30am-4:30pm Evening Virtual
IOP: Monday-Thursday: 6-8, Friday: 5:30-7:30
Trauma Focused Adolescent PHP/IOP:
Monday-Friday 9AM – 3PM (9AM-1PM When School is Out)


Our Team

Abby Hansen, MSW, LCSW


Location: McKinney Specialties: Trauma, depression, anxiety, self-harm, and suicide-prevention Subspecialties:…

Abigail Zandevakili, M.Ed., LPC-A

Program Therapist

Location: McKinney Specialties: Autism Spectrum Disorder, Mood Disorders, Coping Skills,…

Alexandra Blaeser, MSPAS, PA-C

Advanced Practice Provider

Location: McKinney Specialties: child and adolescent, adult psychiatry, depression, anxiety,…

Alyssa Evans, M.Ed., LPC, LCDC

Lead Therapist

Location: Flower Mound, McKinney & Rockwall Specialties: Teens and young…

Alyssa Rosales, MA, LPC


Location: McKinney Specialties: EMDR, Trauma, Depression, Anxiety, Couples (trained in…

Amber Newell, LMSW

Program Therapist

Location: McKinney Specialties: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Psychotherapy Subspecialties: Motivational interviewing…

Angela Culbertson, PMHNP-BC

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Location: McKinney Specialties: Depression, anxiety, ADHD, Trauma Subspecialties: Bipolar, Personality…

Ashlee Reese


Location: McKinney Education: BS in Psychology, Minor in Behavioral Analysis Master’s…

Christine MacKenzie, LMSW

Program Therapist

Location: Plano Specialties: Trauma, Anxiety, OCD, Mood Disorders, Children/Teens Subspecialties:…

Daniel Feldbush, LMSW

Clinical Liaison

Location: Denton Education Master in Social Work University of Texas…

Syed Nizami, M.D.


Location: McKinney Specialties:  Psychiatry Sub-specialties: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Request Appointment…

Emily Parker, MS, RD, LD

Private Practice Dietitian

Location: McKinney Specialties: Eating Disorders, Disordered Eating, Prediabetes, Food Allergies…

Hannah Kearns, M.S., NCC, LPC-A

Program Therapist

Location: McKinney Specialties: Teens, substance abuse disorders, anxiety, depression, LGBTQ+…

Jasmine Bride, RN

Registered Nurse

Location: McKinney Education Associates of Applied Science Hinds Community College…

Jessica Marcinko, LMSW

Program Therapist

Location: McKinney Specialties Teens, Adults Subspecialties Depression, Anxiety, Stress management Request…

Kay McLaughlin, MS, CRC, LPC


Location: McKinney Specialties: PTSD, Anxiety, Depression, Career Counseling, Life Skills…

Larrah Selby


Location: McKinney Request Appointment Education Masters of Science in Community/Agency…

Laurie Blott, LPC, RPT

Clinical Liaison

Education MA in Clinical Mental Health Counseling University of Mary…

Maura Jones, MS, RDN, LD


Location: McKinney Specialties: Medical Nutrition Therapy, Behavioral Nutrition Therapy, General…

Melissa Walter, MA, LPC


Location: McKinney Specialties: Relationship issues, addiction, anxiety/stress, life/career changes, spirituality…

Rhondie Andersen

Care Coordinator

Education Currently Pursuing Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling…

Shanna Dugan, MS, LPC-S, LCDC, BBA

Group Executive Director

Education Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling University…

Shauna Thornton-Herrera, LCSW

Clinical Director

Location: McKinney Specialties: Adults, Trauma, Substance Use Disorder, Dual Diagnosis…

Victoria Tortorelli

Clinical Liaison

Location: Rockwell, McKinney, Plano Education UNT Master of Education Counseling…

Our Services

We offer Partial Hospitalization & Intensive Outpatient Programs for Youth ages 13-18

Our treatment options include:

  • Psychiatric Evaluation & Medication Management
  • Group Therapy
  • Expressive Therapies
  • Family Support
  • Academic Instruction & School Support
  • Case Management
  • Aftercare Planning

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Connections Wellness Group locations are spread across Northern Texas. Our McKinney facility helps provide life-saving services to those needing mental health treatment. 

There’s an overwhelming need for accessible, affordable mental health services in McKinney, TX. Connections Wellness Group works to connect individuals and families in McKinney with mental health services, including crisis care, medication management, and therapy. 

If you or a loved one are struggling with suicidal thoughts or other mental health concerns, our ​​mental health clinic in McKinney, TX can help you get your mental health back on track. 

Call 940.360.4245 today to learn more about the mental health treatment in McKinney, TX available at Connections Wellness Group.

McKinney, TX Needs Mental Health Care

A study of Collin County sheds some light on the state of mental health in McKinney, TX and the surrounding area. Around 19% of residents surveyed shared that they experienced thoughts of suicide, while 40% reported that the state of their mental health impacted daily life and activities. 

An estimated 30% of adult Collin County residents have a mental health concern. Around 17% don’t have access to the mental health services that could provide relief, healing, and stability. 

It’s believed that nearly a third of Collin County residents, including many children and adults in McKinney, share a household with someone with a mental or emotional health issue. Of these residents, 20% don’t have access to the type of care that would be available from a ​​mental health treatment center in McKinney, TX.

Making a Difference with Mental Health Services in McKinney, TX

Connections Wellness Group is an outpatient mental health clinic in McKinney, TX. Our goal is to connect individuals in McKinney with the services they need to overcome significant mental health concerns. 

We offer same-day appointments when psychiatric care is needed. Our clinicians are qualified to work with patients of all ages struggling with suicidal thoughts and behaviors. We strive to connect patients to mental health treatment in McKinney, TX to help reduce the number of cases that end in suicide. 

Targeted Programming for Different Mental Health Needs

We understand that mental health often results in multiple health concerns. Connections Wellness Group is able to treat patients in need of: 

  • Dual diagnosis care
  • Secondary substance use disorders
  • Medication management 
  • Eating disorder programming
  • Depression and anxiety treatment

We also offer a range of therapy services for individuals, couples, families, and children. Services at Connections Wellness Group are available as partial hospitalization (PHP) and intensive outpatient (IOP) programs. 

Improving community mental health begins with accessibility. Our services strive to be convenient and affordable, with same-day appointments for those in serious need of immediate mental health support. 

Mental health care at Connections Wellness Group helps patients build new skills that can carry them forward, positively impacting their lives for years to come. 

Ask for Help at Connections Wellness Group

We understand that it can be daunting to begin treatment, but delaying mental health care can have lasting effects on a person’s life. Serious mental health concerns require the support of professionals. 

The staff at Connections Wellness Group consists of a multidisciplinary team of clinical psychiatrists, psychiatric nurse practitioners, therapists, teachers, and other mental health specialists. Our psychiatrists also hold sub-specializations for children and adolescent care, geriatric care, and addiction treatment. 

Connections Wellness Group is located at 7290 Virginia Parkway, Suite 3100, McKinney, TX 75071. You can find our offices in the Fig Tree Capital Ventures building. Parking is available out front, and a parking garage is accessible from Linkside Point Dr. 

Mental health concerns deserve immediate care. If you need the services of a mental health treatment center in McKinney, TX, call Connections Wellness Group today at 940.360.4245.