• Non-medical counseling for personal development
  • Stress management and coping skills
  • Relationship enhancement
  • Conflicts between work and personal life
  • Spirituality and values
  • Adjusting to life transitions - career change, divorce, empty nest, aging, widowhood, or retirement
  • ​Employee Assistance Program contracted services for job stress or personal concerns affecting work performance

Conflict Management Institute, PLLC

4401 N. I-35, Suite 112, Denton, TX 76207
Phone 940.453.7594


  • Career exploration and career path changes
  • Small business owners, self-employed, and entrepreneurs
  • International business transfers or international students
  • Ex-offenders, older workers, and others with job barriers
  • Layoff, retirement, or midlife career change
  • ​New college graduates
  • Leadership and management strengths enhancement
  • ​Improving verbal or written communication skills
  • Professional counselor mentoring, skill remediation, and private practice management 

Kerin Groves, PhD, LPC-S, NCC, CCMHC
Licensed Professional Counselor (Texas #69302)

Nationally Certified Clinical  Mental Health Counselor (CCMHC #611559)

Dr. Groves is a state licensed and nationally certified professional counselor. She earned her BSW and MS degrees from the University of North Texas and a doctorate from Texas A&M University-Commerce. Dr. Groves has 25 years of experience in social work, counseling, research, and teaching. She has a positive, strengths-based approach focusing on emotional wellness, maximum functioning, and quality of life. Her preferred counseling methods include cognitive-behavioral therapy, rational-emotive behavior therapy, reality therapy, existential therapy, narrative therapy, and Christian counseling. She is also a speaker, educator, trainer, qualitative researcher, and nonfiction writer.

Professional Counseling & Coaching in North Central TX


  • Assessment and treatment for diagnosable mental health conditions
  • Treating symptoms related to anxiety, depression, anger, insomnia, grief, chronic health problems, and more
  • ​​Faith-based Christian counseling available upon request
  • Specializing in working with older adults, military & law enforcement, and business owners