Ariela Alpert is a licensed clinical social worker(LCSW) and she provides psychotherapy for children, adolescents and adults.  She graduated with a Masters of Science in Social Work from the University of Texas at Austin in 1998.  She completed a fellowship in psychodynamic psychotherapy at the Center for Psychoanalytic Studies in 2008 and post-graduate studies at the Houston-Galveston Trauma Institute in 2010.  Bilingual in English and Spanish, Ariela has experience counseling patients  and their families in such areas as family and marital conflict, anxiety, PTSD, sexual abuse and mood disorders.  She also specializes in working with families dealing with a neurological diagnosis and other chronic illnesses.  A  member of the Houston Group Psychotherapy Society,   Ariela facilitates psychodynamic process groups.   She is currently a board member of the Houston Psychoanalytic Society.   She is also a board member and active musician on Houston's Orchestra on Call (   Set in a beautiful residential district, her office is located near the intersection of Montrose and Richmond.  When patients are physically unable to come to her office, home visits are available.  Ariela  will work, if necessary, on a sliding scale.  

All inquiries are confidential.  To make an appointment, call 832-878-6826 or email