I am licensed in Rhode Island with 4 years of professional work experience. I believe that you are the expert of your story and that you have many strengths that will assist you in overcoming things that challenge you. 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, Relationship issues, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue, Adoption and Foster Care, Aging and Geriatric Issues, Autism and Asperger Syndrome, Codependency, Communication Problems, Dissociation, Emptiness, Family of Origin Issues, Forgiveness, Gender Dysphoria, Guilt and Shame, Hospice and End of Life Counseling, Isolation / Loneliness, Life Purpose, Men's Issues, Narcissism, Obsessions, Compulsions, and OCD, Post-traumatic Stress, Prejudice and Discrimination, Process addiction (porn, exercise, gambling), Self-Love, Sex Addiction, Sexuality, Social Anxiety and Phobia, Traumatic Brain Injury, Young Adult Issues
MD LCSW-C 30231
RI LICSW ISW02479
Caring, he listens and makes an effort to understand
Written on Dec 04, 2023 after therapy with John for 2 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, family conflicts, grief, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, and adhd
He is a great therapist.
Written on Nov 26, 2023 after therapy with John for 4 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, and self esteem
Consistently gives good advice; and doesn't sugar-coat anything, which I really like. Integrates faith as needed, but never forces it. Great therapist match for me so far.
Written on Aug 26, 2023 after therapy with John for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, trauma and abuse, and self esteem
John is the best!
Written on Aug 22, 2023 after therapy with John for 2 weeks
John is great! He listens and is attentive and gives great advice.
Written on Jul 24, 2023 after therapy with John for 1 month on issues concerning depression, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, anger management, and adhd
John is calm, understanding and caring. He gives me quotes, songs and books that speak to me where I am. He helps me process by listening well and offering helpful feedback.
Written on Jul 17, 2023 after therapy with John for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, intimacy-related issues, parenting issues, self esteem, career difficulties, and coping with life changes