Appointments Call (318) 716-4610

1111 Line Ave. | Shreveport

Services offered by Dr. Arien Ward

Dr. Arien Ward has a particular interest adolescent and family therapy, as well at the diagnosis and treatment of Autistic Spectrum Disorders, and The Center For Mental Wellness offers a full array of counseling services, including but not limited to:

  • Individual Therapy for adults, adolescents, and children
  • Group Therapy for adults, adolescents, and children
  • Family Therapy / Couple & Marital Therapy
  • Parent Education and Training
  • Vocational/Career Interests

Some of examples of conditions that can be treated through therapy include:

  • Anxiety disorders (panic attacks, phobias, obsessive compulsive disorder, social anxiety)
  • Depression
  • Eating disorders 
  • Addiction (chemical dependency, gambling) 
  • Personality disorders 
  • Adjustment issues related to divorce and parenting 
  • Anger, Stress, and Pain management 
  • Psychosomatic disorders 
  • Childhood behavioral disorders with specific treatment plans for teachers and parent
    • Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder 
    • Oppositional Defiant Disorder 
    • Conduct Disorder 
    • Autistic Spectrum Disorders (Autism and Asperger’s Disorder) 
  • Chronic illness and pain 
  • Difficulties with grief or adjusting to life changes and loss 
  • Relationship building for couples and families (infidelity, financial problems, anger, blended family issues , addiction) 
  • Treatment for sexual and physical abuse 
  • Post –Traumatic Stress Disorder 
  • Guidance Through Basic Life Changes: Motivating adolescents to prepare for the future and determine a career path; helping young adults through premarital and relationship struggles: Helping young adults establish themselves in careers; provide assistance to middle aged adults dealing with struggles of marriage, divorce, parenting differences and career dissatisfaction; the struggles of people in 50s to 60s caring for aging parents, children moving out of home, and retirement planning, and possible health related concerns.