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- Therapy Orientation:
- Eclectic, Coaching
- Age Focus:
- Seniors, Teenagers, Adults
- Anxiety or Fears, Divorce, Life Coaching, Mood Disorders, Parenting, Other, Chronic Pain or Illness, Relationship Issues, Loss or Grief, Depression, Women
- Treatment Modality:
- Couples, Individuals, Families
- Any Ethnicity
- Sexual Orientation:
- Any Orientation
- Last updated:
- Jan 07, 2014
- Life Is Worth Living Because...
- About My Work
- I believe that each person has needs, goals and a comfort level specific to them. The therapeutic interventions utilized must be tailored to the individual and their specific situation. Our collaborative effort results in individuals that are happier and are more fulfilled in life.
- My Story
I am a Board Certified Licensed Counselor with a vast array of experience including:
-Consulting with the Dr. Phil Show and providing services to his client
-Adjunct Professor in Graduate School Counseling program
-Crisis counselor for the United States Postal Service
-Lead clinician for an outpatient clinic.
I am a Fellow of the American Psychotherapy Association and a Diplomate of the International Association for Behavioral Medicine in Counseling and Psychotherapy. I am a member of the following: The International Association of Marriage and Family Counselors; American Association of Marriage and Family Therapists and the American Counseling Association.
I believe that each client has needs, goals and a comfort level specific to them. The therapeutic interventions utilized must be tailored to the individual and their specific situation. Our collaborative effort results in clients that are happier and are more fulfilled in life.
|Years in Practice:||15+ Years|
|Graduated from:||Lindenwood University|
Cost & Payment Modalities
|Avg Cost (session):||$120 - $149|
|Insurances accepted:||Aetna, United Behavioral Healthcare, Out of Network, ValueOptions|
|Accepts Credit Cards:||Yes|
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