I am a Licensed Clinical Psychotherapist and Licensed Clinical Addictions Counselor in Kansas with 20 years of professional work experience. I enjoy helping clients with broad range of mental health issues, including but not limited to relationship issues, intimacy related issues, motivation, self-esteem, and confidence, Depression, Anxiety & Bipolar Disorder, and Borderline Personality Disorder in both acute and outpatient settings. Having spent the last 7 years in professional leadership roles, I have firsthand experience in managing the unique challenges that come with managing and supervising others and a particular interest in helping clients develop their abilities while maintaining a healthy work-life balance. I am also a Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist.
I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs. Taking the first step to seeking a more fulfilling and happier life takes courage. I am here to support you in that process.
Additional areas of focus: Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Coaching, Compassion fatigue, Abandonment, Attachment Issues, Caregiver Issues and Stress, Codependency, Commitment Issues, Communication Problems, Control Issues, Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder (DMDD), Divorce and Separation, Domestic Violence, Drug and Alcohol Addiction, Family Problems, First Responder Issues, Forgiveness, Guilt and Shame, Hoarding, Impulsivity, Infidelity, Isolation / Loneliness, Jealousy, Men's Issues, Midlife Crisis, Military and Veterans Issues, Mood Disorders, Obsessions, Compulsions, and OCD, Panic Disorder and Panic Attacks, Paranoia, Personality Disorders, Postpartum Depression, Post-traumatic Stress, Process addiction (porn, exercise, gambling), Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Self-Harm, Self-Love, Sex Addiction, Sexual Assault and Abuse, Sexual Dysfunction, Smoking/Vaping Cessation, Social Anxiety and Phobia, Somatization, Workplace Issues, Young Adult Issues
Clinical approaches: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Existential Therapy, Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Narrative Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy
KS LCP LCP1444
Charles is amazing! He listens, he gets what I am saying and helped me in ways that I never imagined! He goes out of his way to help me, and designs his approach to better fit me and my process and healing. I never imagined therapy being this amazing.
Written on Oct 24, 2023 after therapy with Charles "Patrick" for 2 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, self esteem, and coping with life changes
He is very attentive to what I say and offers useful advice
Written on Sep 13, 2023 after therapy with Charles "Patrick" for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, self esteem, and anger management