"It takes a strong cast of characters to create effective teams"

Meet your Team!

The comfort and support creating a safe and healing environment takes a team. This group of great individuals will get you setup, find solutions and take care of any issues that come up.

Gloria Froehlich

Gloria Froehlich/ Practice Manager

Gloria assumed the role of the Office Manager at the inception of the practice in 2016. Gloria brings 15+ years of experience in Administrative roles, Human Resources, Accounts Payable and Receivable, including Sales. As the practice has grown, her role has become multi-faceted. Gloria is also a Trauma Sensitive Yoga Instructor working with clients to maximize experiences of empowerment and to cultivate a more positive relationship to their bodies and emotional states. Gloria is a native Houstonian and mother of two. She enjoys spending her time with family, friends and her 2 Aussies. She has a love for the outdoors and spending time in the hill country or on the water.

Gabriel Walker

Gabriel Walker/ Marketing/Admin/Sched

Gabriel Walker joined The Center for Authentic Healing in Counseling as an Intake Coordinator in September of 2019. As of September of 2020, Gabriel is happy to assume the role of the company's Marketing Coordinator. Gabriel enjoys being the face of the company, meeting new people, and making sure the company's patients feel safe to be themselves. In his free time, Gabriel sings with local groups in Houston and the surrounding areas, tends to his plants, enjoys a nice glass of wine, and spends time with family and friends.


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Avery Packard/ Graphic Designer & Webmaster

Avery Packard was born in Houston and raised in Austin Texas. Throughout his adult life he has started multiple for profit and nonprofit businesses serving diverse audiences. He has helped multiple long standing businesses and start-ups gain a commanding online presence. Avery has a knack for creativity, bringing designs to life and drive to create lasting and unique sites with designs ranging from business classic to more abstract and socially nimble. Avery has been the developer for Authentic Healing and Counseling and continues to provide creative and functional insight and the good works of helping others in his community.