I am a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in Missouri, Illinois, and Tennessee. I have worked with individuals, couples, children, adolescents, and families for the past 10 years. I am experienced working with depression, anxiety, loss, adjustment, anger management, family issues, and addiction. Working with symptoms as they relate to current relationships and past experiences, I am an eclectic therapist, using strategies fitting to the needs of the clients. I recognize the value in making the therapeutic setting safe and comfortable, and I bring intelligence, warmth, humor, and enthusiasm to my work. I am a member of AAMFT.
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I am committed to treating the whole person, considering the mind, emotion, body and spirit. Supporting my clients through challenging times to greater healing. My goal is to provide compassionate, quality care and assist individuals in reaching their highest potential by optimizing their relationships with others and more importantly, with themselves.
Are you ready to live life to the fullest? To gain insights that will assist you in personal freedom and abilities to develop strategies for health and fulfillment? This is available to you now. If you’re reading this, you’re ready-ready to learn to understand and manage the mental aspects of health and become proactive using a change approach based on science and the knowledge of what is realistic and what will work for you! In our work together you will learn how to assess stress, self-destructive patterns, impulses, habits and explore negative emotions. Thoughts, feelings and behaviors keep people trapped in a closed cycle that is self- perpetuating fueling despair, hopelessness and impacts confidence, motivation and the energy to move forward. The techniques you will learn will allow you to establish a new relationship to the past, grow your ability to cope, increase your self-awareness, allowing you to discover and manifest your vision of your healthiest life. I meet you wherever you are on your path, as defined by you and what is meaningful for you. I would be honored to walk beside you on this journey of a lifetime. Contact me today, so we can get started.
I am a Licensed Master in Social Work. I have over 13 years experience with families and children. I have worked in the field of disabilities, grief and loss, abuse and neglect, trauma, and family work.
Licensed Professional Counselor(LPC) for 19 years. Work with adults struggling with emotional issues such as depression and anxiety. I counsel individuals and couples dealing with relationship concerns and life transitions. I specialize in working with clients who have been marginalized by society, including LGBT people, those living with chronic illness and those wounded by negative religious experiences.