I am licensed in Missouri with 12 years of professional work experience. I am also a Certified Reciprocal Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CRAADC) and Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC). I have worked in residential care facilities and outpatient treatment centers.
I have experience in helping clients with coping with addictions, relationship issues, motivation, self esteem, and confidence, & career difficulties.
My strengths are in working with clients who have addiction issues or family members who have a loved one in active addiction.
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!
Additional areas of focus: Codependency, Drug and Alcohol Addiction, Fatherhood Issues, Forgiveness, Guilt and Shame, Impulsivity, Isolation / Loneliness, Life Purpose, Men's Issues, Midlife Crisis, Money and Financial Issues, Process addiction (porn, exercise, gambling), Self-Love, Smoking/Vaping Cessation, Social Anxiety and Phobia, Workplace Issues
Clinical approaches: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Solution-Focused Therapy
MO LPC 2015040237
John is very sincere and such a kind kind person. He’s a great listener and has helped me out and many ways in the sessions that I’ve had with him.
Written on Feb 21, 2024 after therapy with john for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, parenting issues, career difficulties, coping with life changes, coaching, and adhd
John is awesome at what he does. Really helps me work through my issues and find good solutions
Written on Feb 12, 2024 after therapy with john for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, family conflicts, and adhd
John is helpful and kind. He has given me a lot of great insight and I strongly recommend his services.
Written on Dec 23, 2023 after therapy with john for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, family conflicts, intimacy-related issues, sleeping disorders, parenting issues, career difficulties, coaching, and adhd
John is a good listener and gives me tools to work on myself. He understands my needs and is very communicative. He lets me explores things so I feel more clarity
Written on Dec 09, 2023 after therapy with john for 1 month on issues concerning depression, addictions, relationship issues, and self esteem
Excellent therapist. Very supportive and knowledgeable. Great listener and leader. I feel like a better person just after two sessions. Thanks John!
Written on Oct 20, 2023 after therapy with john for 4 weeks on issues concerning addictions, self esteem, and coaching