Practice Owner

Taran McGowen,

Taran McGowen is a Licensed Professional Counselor and therapist with a heart for people. She is an encourager by nature. She loves being able to walk with clients through the seasons of life, being a constant support through prayer and actively providing solutions and interventions to help clients reach their desired future. She highly values the counselor-client relationship and seeks to truly know each of her clients. Taran’s holistic approach to counseling connects clients’ mental, physical, emotional, and spiritual health needs.

Call or Text: (469) 346-1691

“No matter what season of life you’re in, there is always a time and space to care for your mental health. Take it seriously. You’re so worth it.”

Taran McGowen

Relevant Experience

Taran’s experience and skills as a Licensed Professional Counselor was demonstrated in many roles, prior to becoming the owner of Thrive House Therapy, PLLC. Her service began in higher education and school counseling, and later transitioned into private practice. She has provided mental health counseling services for clients of all backgrounds.

About Me

Taran married Jordan McGowen in May 2015. Together, they have one daughter, Rhian, and a puppy, Charlee. Taran is a graduate of Dallas Baptist University where she obtained a Bachelors degree in Music Business and a Masters degree in Counseling. 

She was involved in many organizations and activities including cheerleading and leading Bible studies. In her spare time, she enjoys baking, singing, watching movies, exercising and spending time with her family. She attends Shoreline City Church in Dallas, TX and serves on the worship and hospitality teams. 

Committed To Helping Clients Succeed.

Education & Licensure

Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) #77026
Dallas Baptist University

Bachelor of Science in Music Business

Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology 


American Association of American Counseling

Member of American Counseling Association