Welcome to Restoring Love Counseling

A safe haven for couples who are seeking a space to be themselves and to be heard without judgement. Often times couples find themselves in a vicious cycle of unhealthy communication and behaviors that have worsened over time due to the lack of connection to their partner. Ultimately, the lack of connection has perhaps led to a lack of physical and emotional intimacy. 


Couples counseling can trigger negative feelings initially however in our sessions we will work together for you to understand and process those negative feelings so that you and your partner both have a better insight. Contrary to popular beliefs, those negative feelings are a sign of progress. Growth can be uncomfortable nonetheless you can’t grow in comfortable spaces. If you are ready to work towards restoring the love, connection and intimacy in your relationship let’s connect today!       

   Hi I am Desiree Peoples, LCSW

I specialize in couples counseling with a focus on pre-marital and marital counseling. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the State of Texas. I have been in the mental health field since 2018 and in counseling services since 2022. I am well versed in individual, couples and group counseling with adults. 

My experience ranges from pre- marital, marital, divorce and mental health. I have always had a passion for counseling. I hold a strong belief that everyone has the ability to change their undesired habits and/or behaviors through cognitive and behavioral modifications. I genuinely enjoy helping others and seeing the progress my clients make through therapeutic guidance. I’m looking forward to fostering our therapeutic relationship.

Restoring Love Counseling is dedicated to providing the highest quality of care. Our mission is to promote a positive emotional and psychological lifestyle through counseling.

Our Specialities



Relationship counseling aims to give couples the tool they need to effective communicate with one another and improve conflict resolution skills. Counseling can be the catalyst to; change, healing and restoring.

All relationship experience their own version of challenges however with the tools provided in relationship counseling, couples are able to better navigate through those challenging times!



During pre-martial counseling, the goal is to identify areas that may cause conflict in your union, such as children, communication, and many other differences. 

Marriage is more than the change of your living situation and last name, for you are two separate individuals who are coming together as one.

Obtaining counseling addresses said differences in hopes to provide a foundation for the years to come.“The goal in marriage is not to think alike but to think together.” -Rob C. Dodds."

Therapeutic Approaches

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)      Family/Marital Therapy

Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)      Emotionally Focused

What to expect in your first and follow up sessions

Each counseling session is 53-60 minutes in length. Sessions are scheduled to accommodate your schedule and my availability. The goal of the first session is to build a therapeutic relationship, to understand the couples' unique needs and discuss the couples' personal goals they hope to achieve during our time together. Clients are able to terminate the therapeutic relationship at any time.

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Restoring love counseling is located on 3309 Winthrop Ave, suite 100A Fort Worth, TX 76116.


From Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) take TX-360 S and I-30 W to US-377 S/Camp Bowie Blvd in Fort Worth. Take exit 9B from I-30 W. Follow US-377 S/Camp Bowie Blvd to Winthrop Ave.


Step-by-Step directions from DFW airport.


Head north on TX-97 Spur and use left lane to stay on TX-97 Spur. Merge onto on TX-97 Spur. Take the TX-360 S exit toward Arlington. Keep left and merge onto TX-360 S. Take the exit onto I-30 W. Keep left at the fork stay on I-30 W. Use the right 2 lanes to take exit 9B to merge onto US-377 S/Camp Bowie Blvd towards Horne St. Merge onto US-377 S/Camp Bowie Blvd, pass by the Jack in the Box (on the right in 0.5 mi). Turn left onto Winthrop Ave (the Ridglea room).  Enter through the black double doors.