I am a licensed clinical social worker in the the state of Kentucky. I have nearly 20 years of experience in the mental health/social work field working with individuals and families. I specialize in several modalities such as; CBT, trauma focused therapy, behavioral modification, and motivational interviewing styles. I work with teens and adults. in working with individuals and families with histories of trauma (PTSD), divorce, foster adopt/stressors and issues, depression, anxiety, ADHD, anger, self esteem, and several other issues. My approach is to be honest and upfront with clients. I do not expect you to be perfect, but I do expect you to try. I encourage open and honest communication about what is working and not working for you.
My therapy style is firm but respectful and I am open to changing things up. I am eclectic in my style and use techniques from various models such as; Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), trauma focused therapy, behavior modification, and motivational interviewing. I work with adults and teens. My hours of availability are Monday's 8 am and last session starting at 5 pm, Tuesday's-Thursday's 8 am with last session starting at 4 pm, and Friday's 8 am and last session starting at 11 am. I do not work work weekends.
Seeking help is the first step to taking control of your life. I am looking forward to working with you.
Additional areas of focus: Grief, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, ADHD, Adoption and Foster Care, Attachment Issues, Blended Family Issues, Divorce and Separation, Family of Origin Issues, Family Problems, Forgiveness, Impulsivity, Infidelity, Isolation / Loneliness, Life Purpose, Panic Disorder and Panic Attacks, Post-traumatic Stress, Sexual Assault and Abuse, Young Adult Issues
Clinical approaches: Attachment-Based Therapy, Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy
KY LCSW 254493
Juan has been a pleasure to speak with and we have discussed many different topics and I feel it has helped me greatly.
Written on Aug 03, 2023 after therapy with Juan for 3 weeks on issues concerning relationship issues, and adhd
Joan is great!
Written on Jul 05, 2022 after therapy with Juan for 2 months on issues concerning trauma and abuse
Great to talk to and very easy to open up to really enjoying my experience
Written on Jun 19, 2022 after therapy with Juan for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, and anger management
He's helped me get back on my feet again. I've improved a lot from when I first started talking to him almost 3 months ago. He helped give me the tools to work to be successful in managing my stress and anxiety ans I would highly recommend him!
Written on Jun 03, 2022 after therapy with Juan for 4 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, self esteem, and coping with life changes
After only one session with Juan I could tell we’d mesh well and the advice/homework he gave me worked very well and made such an impact even my friends and family noticed my uptick in mood!
Written on May 31, 2022 after therapy with Juan for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, anger management, career difficulties, and coping with life changes
Juan is excellent and I truly appreciate his help
Written on Mar 09, 2022 after therapy with Juan for 2 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, and trauma and abuse