Garry Cowles


About Me

Hello ; My name is Garry Cowles and I am a New Mexico Licensed Clinical Counselor. I have 48 years working as a counselor. I began my counseling career working with emotional distressed children who were committed to residential treatment because of their violent behaviors. I spent most of my career assisting incarcerated clients reestablish themselves with their families and in the community with appropriate relationships and effective vocational and educational goals. I have focused on helping couples with anger management, substance abuse, relationship issues and co dependency

I use a non judgmental cognitive approach to assist couples in making and following through with effective life decisions that improve the quality of their relationships.

Anger Management
Substance Abuse
Relationship Issues
Foster Parenting


  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Addictions
  • Relationship issues
  • Family conflicts
  • Self esteem
Also experienced in:
LGBT , Trauma and abuse , Intimacy-related issues , Anger management , Career difficulties , Depression , Coping with life changes , Compassion fatigue , Abandonment , Adoption and Foster Care , Antisocial Personality , Read more...

Clinical approaches:
Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Motivational Interviewing, Psychodynamic Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy

Years of Experience: 49

Services Offered

  • Messaging

  • Phone

  • Video


LPCC #CCMH0568 (Expires: 2021-09-30)


Written by J.U. on May 16, 2021 after counseling with Garry for 2 months on issues concerning relationship

Wonderful counselor with years of experience.

Written by C.Y. on Mar 31, 2021 after counseling with Garry for 2 weeks on issues concerning relationship

Patiently provides understanding and technical, as well as practical, knowledge on how to approach conflicts and decrease them from happening. He explains relevant issues in an easy-to-comprehend way.