About Darren Fred, MD

Based in Friendswood, TX, Dr. Darren Fred is a compassionate and understanding psychiatrist. At Progressive Behavioral-A LifeStance Health Company, he sees patients for various psychological reasons. These include hyperactivity, depression, and anxiety disorders.

Dr. Fred received his bachelor's degree from Oklahoma State University. He then earned his medical degree from the University of Texas, Houston. Later on, he completed a residency in psychiatry at Texas Tech University, Lubbock.

Dr. Fred is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, with a focus on neurology. He clearly and concisely explains his patients' conditions to them while remaining professional and personable. He is respectful towards everyone he helps treat.


  • Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Bereavement/Grief Counseling
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Child Psychiatry Consultation
  • Daytime Sleepiness
  • Depression
  • Development Disorder
  • Eating Disorder
  • Hyperactive Disorder (ADD/ADHD)
  • Medication Review
  • Mental Health Consultation
  • Mental Health Problem
  • Mental Illness
  • Mood Disorders
  • Mood Swings
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD)
  • Panic Attack
  • Personality Disorder
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Counseling
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)/Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD)
  • Prescription/Refill
  • Psychiatric Medication Review
  • Psychiatry Consultation
  • Psychiatry Follow Up
  • Psychological Trauma
  • Schizophrenia/Psychotic Features
  • Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)
  • Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Problems
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Stress Management
  • Worry
  • Education & Certifications

    University of Texas, Houston, Doctor of Medicine|Oklahoma State University, Bachelor's|Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Residency in Psychiatry


    Friendswood, TX

    308 S Friendswood Dr
    Friendswood, TX 77546-3989