About Us


Anchor Marriage and Family Counseling (AMFC) is a  Christian counseling practice in Granbury, Texas specializing in individual, couple, marriage and family counseling.  We can offer if you chose, a Biblical perspective on facing life challenges through counseling, coaching, and discipleship.  We are able to help you to use the character qualities and strengths that God has given you to thrive in your circumstances and call upon His unlimited resources.

Linda Barron

CLINICAL DIRECTOR: Linda G. Barron Ph.D.  LMFT-Supervisor, Texas Li# 201378,  National Certified Counselor, Clinical Fellow AAMFT, Member AACC, Member EMDR International Association (EMDRIA) For Appointments call:  210-845-3506 or go to our Web site amfc.us

Linda earned her Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy as a Distinguished Graduate from St. Mary’s University in San Antonio, Texas and Ph.D. from Louisiana Baptist University in Shreveport, Louisiana.  She is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist-Supervisor (LMFT-S), in the State of Texas and supervises LMFT-Associates.  Linda works from a Biblical world view to help clients integrate new ways of thinking and behaving that develop stronger, healthier perspectives. She has completed all three levels of the Gottman Institute’s Method Couples Therapy. Linda has completed EMDR Training at Baylor University with trainer Rick Levinson LCSW.  If you are looking for an LMFT Supervisor, please call  to discuss.  Linda can be reached for a Thursday appointment in her office or for a virtual counseling appointment at other times.

Drs. Gene and Linda Barron have been married for 51 years and understand the challenges of parenting and long-term marital relationships.  Being a US Navy wife for 30 years has given Linda special insight into the life style challenges of military and military retired spouses and families.

 Linda earned her Bachelor of Science degree from Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri.  She worked as a registered Medical Technologist in diagnostic laboratory medicine for 20 plus years.  She has extensive experience in special hematology and oncology and has used this experience to guide her counseling in persons suffering from various medical conditions.

Her professional affiliations include the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapists ( AAMFT Clinical Member), American Association of Christian Counselors,  Member, EMDR International Association (EMDRIA), American Counseling Association (ACA-professional member), and American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP). “Come to Me, all who are weary and heavy-laden, and I will give you rest.  Take My yoke upon you, and learn from Me, for I am gentle and humble in heart; and you shall find rest for your souls.”   Matthew 11:28-29



Eugene


EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

EUGENE (GENE) D. BARRON, JR. Ph.D. LPC-Supervisor Li # 64971 National Certified Counselor   Clinical Fellow AAMFT, Presidential Member AACC, Member, EMDR International Association (EMDRIA)  For appointments call 210-845-3507 or go to my Web site amfc.us.  Eugene earned his Bachelor of Science degree from Washington University and a Masters in Health Administration and Planning from Washington University School of Medicine, earning a Masters in Health Administration and Planning in St. Louis, Missouri.  He was commissioned in the United States Navy as a Medical Service Corps Officer and served in many leadership and command roles in Navy Medicine.  He retired from the Navy as a Captain (06) in 2006 after thirty one years of military service. He earned a Master of Arts from St. Mary’s University as a Distinguished Graduate in Marriage and Family Therapy with his wife Linda in San Antonio, Texas and a Ph.D. from Louisiana Baptist University in Shreveport, Louisiana. He is a licensed Professional Counselor Supervisor(LPC-S) and Marriage and Family Therapist (MMFT) in the State of Texas and supervises LPC-Interns. 

Eugene works from a Christian worldview to help clients integrate new ways of thinking and behaving that are consistent with their faith and belief system. Gene has completed all three levels of the Gottman Institute’s Method Couples Therapy and EMDR Basic Training at Baylor University from trainer Rick Levinson LCSW.

Dr. Barron's professional affiliations include, Clinical Fellow American Association of Marriage and Family Therapist (AAMFT), American Association of Christian Counselors (AACC), Member, EMDR International Association (EMDRIA), Fellow, American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE) and Fellow, Royal College of Health (FRCH) London, England.  Dr. Barron serves on the Advisory Board of Directors Military Community Youth Ministries MCYM.

He can be contacted at [email protected] or 210-845-3507 to make a Thursday appointment at his office or a virtual appointment at other times.

…whatever you do, do all to the glory of God.”  1 Corinthians 10:31


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Drs. Eugene and Linda Barron

Monday:

Closed

Tuesday:

Virtually Only

Wednesday:

1:00 pm-7:00 pm

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Thursday:

1:00 pm-7:00 pm

Virtually and in Person

Friday:

Virtually Only

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

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