Roy Buggee

LMHC, LCPC

About me

My name is Roy Buggee and I have been working for twenty-five years with clients who have substance abuse and mental health issues. My career has taken me to different health care facility such as psychiatric hospitals, outpatient clinics, mental health agencies, and substance abuse programs. My passion has been working with clients who have both mental health and substance abuse issues. Also, I am knowledgeable in twelve steps programs such as Alcoholic Anonymous, Al-Anon, Narcotic Anonymous, Overeaters Anonymous, and Adult Children of Alcoholics. I am easy going and enjoyed helping others. My counseling style is being respectful to my clients and treating you as an equal. I will be your advocate and facilitate a safe and supportive environment. My approach is client centered and you are the most important in the therapeutic relationship. I specialize in in the following therapies: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Reality Therapy, Family System Therapy, Person-center therapy and Rational Emotive Therapy. Also, I have experience with clients who have been diagnosed with anxiety disorders, depressive disorders, psychotic disorders, obsessive compulsive disorders, borderline disorder, and anti-social disorder.
In 2006, I graduated from Florida Atlantic University with a master’s degree in educational counseling. My concentration of study was mental health counseling. Since that time, I obtained my license in Mental Health Counseling in the state of Florida and a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor in the state of Illinois. I am looking forward in assisting in your recovery.


Specialties

  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Addictions
  • Depression
Also experienced in:
Relationship issues , Eating disorders , Anger management , Self esteem , Career difficulties , Bipolar disorder , Coping with life changes , Abandonment , Aging and Geriatric Issues , Antisocial Personality , Body Image , Read more...

Clinical approaches:
Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Existential Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy

Years of Experience: 25

Services offered


  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video

Licensing

FL LMHC MH10584

IL LCPC 180.011991


Reviews

These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Roy Buggee. 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 Nov 01, 2022 after therapy with Roy for 1 year and 6 months

Roy is compassionate-- Knowing and helpful when it comes to counsel regarding addiction and depression , and always willing to help ...I lucked out -- he is the goods...

Written on Apr 30, 2022 after therapy with Roy for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, self esteem, anger management, and adhd

He listened. He was the start of a long road to my recovery.

Written on Mar 24, 2022 after therapy with Roy for 2 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, parenting issues, self esteem, career difficulties, bipolar disorder, compassion fatigue, and adhd

Roy is great so far. Very good at listening and helping you come to your own decisions.

Written on Nov 03, 2021 after therapy with Roy for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, anger management, and coping with life changes

Great listener really responsive!

Written on Oct 28, 2021 after therapy with Roy for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, eating disorders, sleeping disorders, self esteem, anger management, career difficulties, bipolar disorder, coping with life

Roy is absolutely amazing. He meets with me every week, understands all of my restrictions and issued and always helps me when I'm struggling; even when not in the moment.

Written on Jul 22, 2021 after therapy with Roy for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, addictions, and parenting issues

Roy has been very helpful. Sweet and great at listening. I do appreciate the structure in our conversations.

Written on Apr 09, 2021 after therapy with Roy for 1 month on issues concerning depression, relationship issues, anger management, bipolar disorder, and coping with life changes

He’s a great guy, very patient and gives great advice. Highly recommended!

Written on Mar 30, 2021 after therapy with Roy for 2 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, and coaching

Roy is a very good listener. I enjoy talking to Roy- and he provides good support and techniques for me to try to alleviate stress. I am thankful I have someone who is caring about me and my life, and how to maneuver with less anxiety.

Written on Feb 25, 2021 after therapy with Roy for 1 week on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, sleeping disorders, self esteem, and career difficulties

Roy was a good listener. He let me say what I needed to say. He showed concern and offered great insight . He's great.

Written on Feb 22, 2021 after therapy with Roy for 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, self esteem, bipolar disorder, coping with life changes, and adhd

Roy is a great therapist! He pays attention and really listens to what I say. I am excited every week for our sessions. Thank you!

Written on Feb 06, 2021 after therapy with Roy for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, family conflicts, grief, intimacy-related issues, and anger management

Roy was very good and listened to me and gave me advise

Written on Jan 26, 2021 after therapy with Roy for 2 weeks on issues concerning relationship issues, family conflicts, parenting issues, anger management, coping with life changes, and coaching

Roy has been great so far with his help and counseling!

Work with me!