Psychiatric Care in Wylie, TX

Pathway Psychiatry and Counseling Center

Pathway Psychiatry is a mental health clinic in Wylie, Texas that provides psychiatric care services to individuals over the age of 16. We are dedicated to helping patients improve their mental health and well-being by offering personalized treatment plans, compassionate care, and evidence-based practices.

At Pathway Psychiatry, patients can receive comprehensive psychiatric evaluations, medication management, psychotherapy, and counseling services. Dr. Ashley is a board-certified psychiatrist in Texas who works to ensure each patient receives the highest quality of care. Call our clinic at (214) 997-4459 to schedule an appointment today!

Dr. Gardner works with patients age 16 and older who are experiencing:

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, more commonly known as ADHD, is a brain disorder that can affect people differently.

Panic Disorder

This disorder is characterized by severe episodes of anxiety that interfere with daily functioning, and frequently are accompanied by physical symptoms including shortness of breath or chest tightness.

Eating Disorders

Eating disorders are illnesses in which people experience dramatic changes in their eating habits, as well as thoughts and emotions.

Persistent Complex Bereavement Disorder (Grief)

Any person who has dealt with the loss of a loved one understands the complexity of the grieving process and treating PCBD.

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

OCD is a chronic anxiety disorder that causes an individual to experience an irresistible urge to perform actions repetitively.

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Post-traumatic stress disorder is a psychiatric condition that is often seen in individuals who have been through a traumatic event such as a natural disaster or war.


Anxiety can be a symptom of several psychiatric disorders including Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Panic Disorder, Social Anxiety Disorder, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, and others.


Anyone that has difficulty falling or staying asleep, even when they are free of distraction or disturbance, is considered to have a sleep disorder known as insomnia.


Depression is a common mood disorder that can cause serious symptoms in many individuals.

Social Anxiety

Social anxiety disorder, can cause individuals to feel overwhelming amount of anxiety during social interactions or when thinking about social interactions.

Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder is a mental illness that causes rapidly changing mood episodes, changes in energy, and activity.

Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)

BPD is a complex condition that occurs for a multitude of reasons – including childhood abuse or neglect.

Mental Health Treatments We Provide

We also offer treatment to those who are coping with life stressors including divorce, grief, life transitions, and relationship issues. Dr. Gardner utilizes various proven evidence-based treatment modalities to address your concerns, including both pharmacotherapy (medications), and psychotherapy.



Psychotherapy or “talk therapy” can be implemented to help individuals who may struggle with a variety of mental illnesses, or those facing life stressors or transitions.

Medication Management

Dr. Gardner will carefully explain the purpose and reasoning behind why a specific medication was prescribed, and will always educate the patient of any potential side effects that they may experience.

Telepsychiatry Appointments

While Dr. Ashley Gardner sees patients in her office in Wylie, Pathway Psychiatry also offers online services, referred to as  “telepsychiatry.” This allows Dr. Gardner to see patients throughout the state of Texas.

Fee Schedule

Please note that the below fees will apply to patients paying out of pocket or NOT using their insurance benefits.

Dr. Gardner is in-network with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas. Please be aware that insurance panels/plans each have their own fees for various codes/visit types. These fees are set by BCBS (or other insurance companies), and are different from my out of network / private pay rates. The amount you will pay if using your BCBS insurance plan depends on your individual diagnoses, complexity of visits, and your insurance plan (deductible, copay, coinsurance, etc).

Here is our fee schedule:

Initial Consultation and Evaluation
60 minutes
$350 (private pay or out of network)
If using BCBS insurance, fee will vary

Medication Management Follow-Up
20 minutes
$175 (private pay or out of network)
If using BCBS insurance, fee will vary

Therapy or Combination Treatment Follow-Up
45 minutes
$250 (private pay or out of network)
If using BCBS insurance, fee will vary

The initial visit is a consultation to determine if the clinic is a good fit for your needs and if you would benefit from continuing into treatment with Dr. Gardner. The initial consultation is not a guarantee of continued treatment.

If you are interested in learning more about our psychiatric services, please contact Pathway Psychiatry and Counseling Center PLLC today at (214) 997-4459 to schedule a consultation.


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