Richard McGraw

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About Me

I am a Individual and Family Therapist in Missouri with over 28 years experience (Private Practice since 1997). I have experiences working in Law Enforcement, Child Protective Services, Medical Social Work and Hospice. I have worked with clients with a wide range of Issues including depression, anxiety, stress, trauma, abuse, relationships, parenting, career challenges, ocd, add and adhd.
My Therapy style is warm and interactive. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity and compassion and I don't believe in stigmatizing labels. My approach is primarily Cognitive Behavioral based, however I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs.
It takes courage to seek for a more fulfilling and happier life and take the first steps toward positive behavior changes. I am here to support and empower you if you are ready to take that first step.
I look forward to working with you!


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

Clinical approaches:
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Years of Experience: 28

Services Offered

  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video


LCSW #000876 (Expires: 2023-09-30)


Written by J.A. on Jan 13, 2022 after therapy with Richard for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, trauma and abuse, and self esteem

Hes good. Broadens your view on the world and your problems and can tackle them at a good level. He’s understanding and compassionate and good at handling your problems

Written by M.I. on Nov 18, 2021 after therapy with Richard for 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, parenting issues, self esteem, anger management, career difficulties, coping with life changes, and adhd

Kind and caring with genuine concern and provides materials to help with therapy.

Written by J.O. on Oct 18, 2021 after therapy with Richard for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, anger management, career difficulties, coping with life changes, coaching, and adhd

I find his way of interaction beautiful, he asks and listens like a Mother to her child

I will recommend him over and over again to everyone