Compassionate, Competent & Confidential Christian Counseling

The purpose of the Julianna Poor Memorial Counseling Center is to provide biblically based, clinically competent, and Spirit-sensitive counseling, promoting the emotional, psychological, and spiritual health of individuals, marriages, and families. We seek to help with personal and interpersonal problems through the application of biblical truths. The Bible and the Holy Spirit are the primary agents in counseling and teaching.

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Office Hours & Appointments

Mon–Fri @ 8:30a–4:30p

All sessions are by appointment only; evening and weekend sessions are available on a limited basis. You can schedule an appointment by calling 713.335.6462.

We also offer counseling service at the Cypress, Downtown, & Sienna locations. These appointments are limited and you will need to call our main office at the number listed above. Fees are the same for both the main campus and satellite campuses. For satellite campuses you will be asked to make a payment by phone at the confirmation of your session.

Please print and fill out the intake form on our Forms page. If you are an adult, use the Adult Intake Form. If you are bringing in your child, please fill out the Child Intake Form. On the Meet the Counselors page you will find information about our counselors. At the bottom of each counselor's information there is an Informed Consent PDF that you need to print two copies of, read, sign and bring in with you to your visit. If you are unable to print the forms you will need to come in 20 minutes prior to your scheduled appointment to complete the paperwork. Thank you for your cooperation to help us serve you with more efficiency.

To schedule an appointment, call 713.335.6462.

For hospitalizations and pastoral care related emergencies, please visit the Pastoral Care & Support page or call 713.957.6760.


Center Map

The Loop
7401 Katy Fwy
Houston, TX 77024

Downtown Campus Ministry Center
1113 Vine Street, Suite 117
Houston, TX 77002

Cypress Campus Ministry Center
22220 B Northwest Fwy
Cypress, TX 77429

Sienna Campus Ministry Center
4309 Sienna Parkway
Missouri City, TX 77459

The Loop:  Park in the South lot and use the bank of three elevators near the southwest entrance of the church. The Counseling Center is on the sixth floor in Suite 600. The Julianna Poor Memorial Counseling Center is located at 7401 Katy Fwy, Houston, TX within Houston's First Baptist Church

Downtown, Cypress and Sienna counseling services available by appointment only.
To schedule an appointment, please call 713.335.6462.

For more information and direction to each of our Houston's First Baptist Church campuses, visit our Times & Location page


Counseling services are offered to Houston's First Baptist Church members and students of First Baptist Academy at the reduced rate of $50 per session. Non-members are charged $100 for each session. All counselees who receive testing or who require reports or court testimony are charged additional fees for these services. Sessions are 45 minutes in length. We accept cash, check, or credit/debit.

If you have received a letter from the counseling center regarding payments click here.