Michael Woosley

LCSW

About me

Hello, My name is Brett Woosley. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Certified Drug and Alcohol Counselor. in Missouri. I have over 30 years experience in a wide range of settings. This includes private practice, psychiatric centers, youth treatment centers and community agencies. I am humanistic and use a variety of approaches. Some of these are: Solution Focused, Cognitive Behavioral, ACT, Existential. I am very well read yet "down to earth". I have a lot of experience with various difficult issues including depression, grief, anxiety and addictions. I also have a big heart. I look forward to talking.


Specialties

  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Addictions
  • Grief
  • Self esteem
  • Depression
Also experienced in:
Relationship issues , Family conflicts , Trauma and abuse , Intimacy-related issues , Eating disorders , Sleeping disorders , Parenting issues , Anger management , Career difficulties , Bipolar disorder , Coping with life changes , Read more...

Clinical approaches:
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Existential Therapy, Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy

Years of Experience: 29

Services Offered


  • Messaging

  • Phone

  • Video

Licensing

MO LCSW 002982


Reviews

These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Michael Woosley. 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.

Written on Oct 23, 2022 after therapy with Michael for 3 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, and adhd

Wonderfully validating and very knowledgeable. Great listener and very helpful guidance

Written on Oct 05, 2022 after therapy with Michael for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, intimacy-related issues, sleeping disorders, self esteem, and coping with life changes

I feel very fortunate that Better Help matched me with Michael Wolsey. He is very easy to talk to and has been extremely supportive.

Written on Oct 03, 2022 after therapy with Michael for 1 month on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, and compassion fatigue

Michael (Brett) Woosley has been a great therapist providing a safe and conversational atmosphere for our sessions. I look forward to the time and leave with thoughts and salient ideas that I can implement in my day to day efforts.

Written on Sep 28, 2022 after therapy with Michael for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, and adhd

Very down to earth and understanding. Can help bring your front dark place and ground you. Would recommend

Written on Sep 27, 2022 after therapy with Michael for 2 weeks on issues concerning grief

Quite insightful and stimulating conversations. I’m so glad I’ve found M. B. Woosley!

Written on Sep 10, 2022 after therapy with Michael for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, grief, self esteem, anger management, and coping with life changes

Michael has helped me through some very difficult times. I look forward to my sessions with him. He is very understanding and easy to talk to.

Written on Sep 03, 2022 after therapy with Michael for 3 weeks on issues concerning addictions, relationship issues, and intimacy-related issues

Fantastic therapist. Great listener, and gave me helpful insights and practical ideas to help tackle some of the challenges we discussed. Just a couple of sessions were enough for me to feel an improvement! Thank you Michael :)

Written on Aug 25, 2022 after therapy with Michael for 3 weeks on issues concerning self esteem, coping with life changes, and adhd

I find Mr Woosley to be very understanding, helpful, experienced and I really feel that he can help me

Written on Jul 26, 2022 after therapy with Michael for 2 weeks on issues concerning relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, career difficulties, and compassion fatigue

Very very easy to talk to. Seems very knowledgeable on all topics. Have zero bad things to say about my experience with him

Written on Jun 06, 2022 after therapy with Michael for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, eating disorders, and anger management

Very patient and good listener

Written on Jun 05, 2022 after therapy with Michael for 3 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, family conflicts, eating disorders, self esteem, and career difficulties

Thank you you are a great therapist

Written on May 23, 2022 after therapy with Michael for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, intimacy-related issues, and parenting issues

I only spoke with Michael for one session he seems very knowable in the exact area I wanted to address. However he only works weekends and late evening and those time options do not work for me.

Work with me!