Welcome to Counseling Alliance PLLC


Relationship Counseling In Cincinnati

At Counseling Alliance, we offer a professional approach for individuals, couples, and families that are looking for lasting results. Our mental health professionals have specialized training and are committed to quality care in a caring and confident manner. We specialize in relationship difficulties in general, and issues related to infidelity of various types in particular. Services include mental health counseling from a faith-based perspective for a variety of issues, marriage and relationship counseling, helping individuals discover lasting freedom from internet addiction and related issues, and recovery from trauma and abuse. We take immense pride in our ability to form meaningful collaborative relationships with our clients. Learn more by visiting us online today!

Counseling Alliance is conveniently located on North Bend Rd. very near the I-74 Exchange.


Phone Contact: Our Office Manager’s hours are Monday-Thursday from 9:00-5:00p.m.  Please call (513-376-9757) if you have any type inquiry or for scheduling needs.   


IRONMEN: Continued Support for Sexual Addiction Recovery

This group is designed to offer 12-step support for those men engaged in recovery from sexual addiction. It is a monthly meeting set up to offer continued access to recovery material and increase the amount peer support. There are some prerequisites to be a part of the group. Please contact Counseling Alliance for more information at (513) 376-9757. 

Please note that there will be monthly work expected, though very manageable, some materials required, and a small fee for each session.

Sessions will be the fourth Tuesday of each month from 6:30-8:30 p.m. starting September 23, 2014.


New Partner’s Group Forming! Please check out the upcoming group for partners of those struggling with compulsive sexual behavior. Click HERE for more information.


Exciting New Service Provided: Counseling Alliance is pleased to announce a relationship with Millennium Labs and the ability to provide Pharmacogenitc Testing. This service enables our therapists to work with your primary care physician more closely to determine what medications may be most effective and those least effective in the treatment of many common aliments. This is a huge step forward and has the potential to greatly increase the effectiveness of both medication treatment and therapy. The results, people improve more quickly and more fully. 

We can also provide drug screens for commonly abused drugs (both prescription and street drugs) to assist clients struggling with addiction and to help coordinate care with parents whose children are abusing drugs. For more information please check out their FAQ page at: http://www.millenniumlabs.com/resources/faqs/




Appointments are available with our Counseling Staff:

Monday – Thursday 9:00am – 8:00pm.

Friday: 9:00am – 4:00pm.

Saturday: as needed.

Sunday: Closed.


Phone Messages:  Your calls are important to us and we will return your calls as follows: 

Monday-Thursday by next business day, but generally within an hour or two.

Friday calls will be returned within 24 hours. 

Saturday and Sunday calls will be returned on Monday.


Sexual Addiction Treatment:

Sexual addiction is a complex addiction but there is hope! As a trained Certified Sex Addiction Therapist  (CSAT®), Tim Barber LPCC-S, NCC, CSAT-S has completed training developed by Dr. Patrick Carnes which required attendance at multiple training modules and supervision with a CSAT Supervisor. It also requires ongoing education so that ASATs/CSATs such as Tim are experts in providing sexual addiction therapy. It is a rigorous process designed to help us best help you. To best serve you we are pleased that Rebecca Miller PCC, Steven Andry PCC, Jane Edelmann PC,  Jordan McNeely PC, and Gary Lee PC are in the CSAT training and certification process.

To learn more about treatment for sex addiction including an initial (free) sexual addiction screening assessment, please visit http://www.recoveryzone.com/.

If you are a partner, take the Partner Sexuality Survey.


Marriage Counseling:

Marriage counseling is another key specialty of Counseling Alliance PLLC. Tim Barber LPCC-S, NCC, CSAT-S has received advanced training from Dr. Stan Tatkin in the Psychobiological Approach to Couple Therapy (PACT®). For more information about PACT please visit Dr. Tatkin’s website.


Other Specialties:

Staff members of Counseling Alliance PLLC are professionally trained, licensed, and have a wide range of interests and specialties.

  • Faith-Based Counseling
  • Trauma
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Relationship Counseling


Services to Churches

Counseling Alliance PLLC is committed to working with clergy and churches to help build stronger communities of faith. Services to churches include:

  • Marriage Workshops
  • Pornography Awareness Workshops (including treatment options for those who struggle with addiction)
  • Pre-Marital Counseling (including Prepare/Enrich)

Please contact us with your questions about how we can best serve your church.