Danielle Hayes, LCSW
VP of Clinical Innovation
Danielle Hayes is a cornerstone of Therapy Austin, having co-founded the agency in 2012 and now serving as the Vice President of Clinical Innovation. With a rich career spanning over 22 years in mental health, Danielle's leadership is rooted in a deep understanding of the field. Her role is pivotal in steering Therapy Austin toward groundbreaking developments in clinical practice.
Danielle's approach as a clinician is both client-centered and dynamic, blending hands-on skill-building with insightful, creative solutions and a deeply empathetic demeanor. Her international background endows her with a unique cultural sensitivity, enabling her to connect with a diverse clientele. This perspective has been integral in shaping Therapy Austin into a versatile agency that offers a wide range of services, including affordable counseling and specialized therapy for individuals, couples, families, and groups.
In her current role, Danielle is instrumental in conceptualizing, deploying, and overseeing innovative clinical programs. Her focus is on providing clients with highly personalized, relational and evidence-based care that is grounded in a strong therapeutic alliance. She believes quality is the key to creating sustainable change that offers lasting benefits to clients and their families. Through her dedicated efforts, Danielle ensures that Therapy Austin consistently leads in introducing progressive changes in the mental health sector.