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John Trainer, LPC-MHSP

Addictions Self esteem Depression Coping with life changes
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About me

I am licensed in Tennessee with 38 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 sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting started!

Professional experience

38yrs in practice
Addictions Self esteem Depression Coping with life changes

Additional areas of focus: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Compassion fatigue, ADHD, Abandonment, Aging and Geriatric Issues, Blended Family Issues, Cancer, Codependency, Communication Problems, Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster, Divorce and Separation, Domestic Violence, Drug and Alcohol Addiction, Family of Origin Issues, Family Problems, First Responder Issues, Forgiveness, Guilt and Shame, Hospice and End of Life Counseling, Isolation / Loneliness, Life Purpose, Mood Disorders, Process addiction (porn, exercise, gambling), Sexual Assault and Abuse

Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Hypnotherapy, Motivational Interviewing

Services offered

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These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for John Trainer. We don't pay anyone to provide their review and they are all made voluntarily. Some people's experience receiving therapy with BetterHelp might be different.

John is very knowledgeable, and versatile with his approach to helping those around him. I have grown to count John among friends.

Written on Jul 06, 2023 after therapy with John for 1 month on issues concerning family conflicts, and parenting issues

I highly recommend John if you are searching for a therapist who is compassionate, wise, and deeply listens.

Written on May 25, 2023 after therapy with John for 2 weeks on issues concerning addictions, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, parenting issues, self esteem, anger management, and coping with life changes