16 years of experience

Accepting new patients
South Lamar
Austin Family Mental Health
3625 Manchaca Rd
Ste 303
Austin, TX 78704
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Patient Reviews ?

Overall Rating:
  • Currently 1.5 of 4 stars
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Ease of Appointment:
  • Currently 2.4615384615385 of 4 stars
  • Currently 2.3846153846154 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff:
  • Currently 2.5384615384615 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis:
  • Currently 1.3846153846154 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner:
  • Currently 1.3076923076923 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me:
  • Currently 1.6153846153846 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit:
  • Currently 1.5833333333333 of 4 stars
Average Wait: 18 minutes
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
 |  The Best--gave me back my life.  |  show details
Jan 23rd, 2014

Many doctors give up on people my age but not Dr. Holcolm. He diligently worked on my meds until we found a combination that works. After being miss diagnosed and miss medicated it was refreshing to say the least to regain my trust and respect for the medical (psy.) community.

  • Currently 1 of 4 stars
 |  RUN AWAY  |  show details
Apr 10th, 2013

TERRIBLE. Never again!

  • Currently 1 of 4 stars
 |  Absolutely worthless  |  show details
Apr 7th, 2013

Run away as fast as you can. He is absolutely the most unprofessional and worthless doctor. As another individual had mentioned, all he does is ask the 1-10 "how does this make you feel" questions and goes on with his day. He does not care in the least about his patients or their well being. He simply wants you in out as fast as possible so can collect his paycheck.

  • Currently 1 of 4 stars
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by CL on Jan 18th, 2013

I would not recommend this man to anyone who is seeking help for post traumatic stress/depression caused by any sexual attacks. He wouldn't listen to me when I said the meds weren't working. Even when I called during a panic attack, he wouldn't even consider changing my meds. He wanted me to go to intensive group therapy, but I told him I'm too introverted to do something that forces you to speak. I asked about other group therapy where I could sit back and listen until I was ready to speak and he kept saying I need to go to the intensive group. The statues in his office made me vary uncomfortable because of what I was seeing him for. They were all very sexual. I would not recommend him to anyone.

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  • Currently 1 of 4 stars
 |  Absolutely terrible. AVOID LIKE THE PLAGUE  |  show details
Jul 16th, 2012

Completely unprofessional. Does not listen to his patients. Breaks client confidentiality. Does not care about his patients. ALL HE DOES IS ASK THOSE WORTHLESS 1-10 scale "how does this make you feel" questions and leaves it at that. He believes powerful drugs are the end all cure all overlooking any possible side effects they may have. I would trust anyone before I put my trust in him. All he does is steal money from people while making them worse off than before they had met him.

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  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
 |  No problems  |  show details
Feb 17th, 2012

I like him, will see him again then ask me, but overall first impression he was good! Made me feel like I'm not insane or stupid!

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  • Currently 1 of 4 stars
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Nov 2nd, 2011

I was very unhappy with my appointment with Dr. Holcomb and will not be returning.

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  • Currently 1 of 4 stars
 |  Very poor physician  |  show details
Sep 16th, 2010

Dr. Holcomb thinks nothing of violating confidentiality. When challenged on an outright violation of patient rights, he shrugs his shoulders. Completely lacking an ability to take responsibility for his own actions and patently unaware of his responsibilities as a physician operating within the field of psychiatry.

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