Joe Pentony: DBT therapist in Houston Texas

Joe Pentony, LPC

Dialectical Behavior Therapy
Radically Open DBT
DBT-Linehan Board of Certification, Certified Clinician

Joe received his Masters in Counseling from The Houston Graduate School of Theology in 2007 where he learned the role of healthy, balanced spirituality in mental wellness. During his last year studying for his Masters he volunteered at American Hospice where he used his knowledge of scripture and spirituality to help those facing death and dying. He then began working at MHMRA and Westbury Community Hospital with a population of patients with severe schizophrenia, bipolar, high suicidality and hospitalization rates.

Joe received his training in Dialectical Behavior Therapy in 2009 and has received ongoing training since. He was pleased to put his interest in mindfulness based therapies to use at the Houston DBT Center where he currently leads skills groups and has a private practice. Joe works collaboratively with a team of therapists and psychiatrists to ensure the best possible care for his clients.