I am licensed in Missouri with 10 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, parenting issues, anger management, & career difficulties. 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: Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue, ADHD, Autism and Asperger Syndrome, Communication Problems, Emptiness, Family of Origin Issues, Family Problems, Fatherhood Issues, Forgiveness, Guilt and Shame, Isolation / Loneliness, Life Purpose, Men's Issues, Midlife Crisis, Money and Financial Issues, Self-Love, Workplace Issues, Young Adult Issues
Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Solution-Focused Therapy
MO LPC 2008016936
Darren is the perfect match for me. He never judges, he always knows what I need, and he always helps me become better moving forward. I have grown so much on my mental health journey because of his help!
Written on Mar 22, 2023 after therapy with Darren for 9 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, and relationship issues
Nice but too busy. Darren seems well meaning but just does not have any consistent hours making it next to impossible to get any sort of regular sessions set up at a decent time. He also is slow at communication and follow up
Written on Aug 17, 2022 after therapy with Darren for 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, sleeping disorders, self esteem, anger management, and adhd