HopeWorks Counseling | Plano, TX

Contact our office at: 972-212-9175

Laura Lyn Benoit, M.A., LPC


“I have been to many other counselors in my lifetime but I can’t remember ever getting as much help as what I have received from Laura Lyn. She is very good!” — life transition client
“You have walked me through a very dark time in my life. I’m so thankful for you and the healing and hope you have passed on to me.” — rape recovery client

Laura Lynn

Laura Lyn earned her Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences degree at the University of North Texas with a multidisciplinary concentration in Mediation, Special Education and certification in Rehabilitation Studies. She earned a Masters of Professional Counseling degree at Amberton University.

Laura Lyn has 15 years of experience working at Hope For The Heart, a Christian counseling ministry. During this time, she has worked attentively to implement quality processes for each biblical resource, covering over 100 topical life concerns. The ongoing intensity of her involvement has provided a biblical foundation of God’s truth and grace that undergirds her counseling practice.

With a warm, friendly and comfortable approach, Laura Lyn utilizes a variety of orientations and therapies specifically adjusted to each client’s individual needs. Her desire and passion is to help others on their journey to healing and, in her words, to encourage “soul care.”

Born in Ardmore, Oklahoma, Laura Lyn is an avid book reader and inspirational painter. She enjoys a wide genre of music – oftentimes displaying her talent as an Elvis impersonator at family karaoke parties. Married 30 years, she and her husband, Dave, have two grown children and live in Richardson, Texas.

Areas of Concentration

  • Codependency
  • Grief
  • Shame
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Self-esteem
  • Life transitions
  • Assertiveness
  • Communication
  • Enmeshment
  • Relational issues
  • Emotional concerns
  • Parents of children with special needs

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