Clinical Team

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Russell Baxter

LPc-Supervisor, lcdc-i

Russell Baxter is a Licensed Professional Counselor who enjoys working with individuals, couples, and families.  He received a BA in Bible and a Masters of Education in Counseling and Human Development from Hardin-Simmons University.  He specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of addiction, depression, anxiety, and relationship challenges. 

He truly adopts the client centered approach while addressing depression including feelings of powerlessness, hopelessness, directionless, and low self-esteem. He focuses on symptoms of anxiety including racing thoughts, fear of failure, difficulty sleeping, and unhealthy expectations.  He has a strong holistic approach that doesn't just focus on the presenting symptoms but also on stressors, relationships, behaviors, and purpose in life.  Issues with shame, guilt and low self-esteem are also areas of focus.

 
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Lauren McMillan LPC-Intern

Supervised By Russell Baxter LPC-Supervisor

Lauren McMillan is a Licensed Professional Counselor Intern, supervised by LPC-S Russell Baxter, who enjoys working with children, adolescents, and adults in individual and group settings. She received a Bachelors of Science in Psychology and a Masters of Science in Counseling from University of North Texas.

Lauren utilizes a variety of theoretic perspectives to best fit the client’s needs, such as Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), Person-Centered Counseling, as well as Child-Centered Play Therapy. She loves working with adolescents and helping them develop the strength and coping skills to make it through life’s challenges.