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Thomas OReilly, LPCC

Relationships Family conflicts Grief Anger management Coaching
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About me

Bio for Thomas O’Reilly, MS, LPCC

Title: President, A Better Way, LLC

Function/Role: Oversee the growth opportunities of clients, and help them both resolve problems and/or struggles they face, and become a better version of themselves.

Professional Areas of Expertise: Thomas is a passionate, people-loving, analytical thinker who strives to help others go from where they are to where they want to be in their life. He has 25 years’ experience as a Mental Health, Marriage & Family, and Geriatric Counselor. He has been a Trainer and Public Speaker for over 10 years and developed over 80 topics created to cater to client’s needs.

Passion regarding the mission of healing: Thomas is passionate about seeing others grow in self-discovery, and being a part of that healing and new learning.

Specific competencies in the learning process: Thomas is a seasoned therapist and teacher and can help make complex information simpler. Thomas’ greatest competency is his empathy; the ability to enter the struggle and healing/learning process with someone. Also, he strives to make the journey fun, engaging and rewarding.

Claim to fame: Thomas founded “A Better Way, LLC” with the goal to help others enjoy a higher, fuller quality of life. He has utilized his acquired skills of Counseling, Coaching, Teaching and Mediation to this end. Another “factoid” is that he led the Color Guard in the very 1st US Bicentennial Parade (Guam…Where America’s Day begins!)

Background: He holds a BS in Business Administration from The Ohio State University (’86) and an MS in Marriage and Family Therapy from The University of Akron (’96). He is licensed by the State of Ohio as a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor. Thomas was trained for and has years of experience as a Mediator. He has training in Formational Prayer Ministry. He is pursuing opportunities to help abolish Human Sex/Labor Trafficking, which is the fastest growing (& 2nd largest) criminal enterprise on the planet. He is a past member of Toastmasters, International. He has enjoyed several volunteer experiences throughout the world; many as a Short-Term missionary.

What makes Thomas unique: Thomas was raised as the 2nd born of 8 children; all boys, with 2 sets of twins. As a result, he had his first job at 10yo. He learned to share and to handle issues as they arose in their home and interact with multiple personalities. He spent over 13 years in the USAF and OANG, combined. As previously stated, Thomas has developed the skill of “Accurate Empathy” which has been identified as an important skill to effectively help others.

Interests outside of work: Thomas enjoys improving his ever-fluctuating golf game, and travelling the world with his wife. He fancies himself an amateur foodie. He enjoys volunteering in worthy causes.

Professional experience

25yrs in practice
Relationships Family conflicts Grief Anger management Coaching

Additional areas of focus: Aging and Geriatric Issues, Codependency, Commitment Issues, Communication problems, Control issues, Divorce and separation, Family of Origin Issues, Fatherhood Issues, First Responder Issues, Forgiveness, Hospice and End of Life Counseling, Life purpose, Money and financial issues, Process addiction (porn, exercise, gambling), Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Sex Addiction

Services offered

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License information

OH LPCC E.0006719-SUPV

Reviews

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

This has been an amazing experience so far

Written on Mar 19, 2024 after therapy with Thomas for 3 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, and adhd

I thoroughly enjoy the sessions I have with Thomas and I look forward to talking with him every single week. After every session I leave feeling so enlightened and just genuinely happy. I truly believe God put him in my life to help as well as guide me through this stage of life. I'm thankful for you Dr. T!!!

Written on Mar 01, 2024 after therapy with Thomas for 2 months on issues concerning relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, eating disorders, self esteem, anger management, career difficulties, coaching, and adhd

Thoughtful , prayerful, and attentive to my needs.

Written on Feb 23, 2024 after therapy with Thomas for 3 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, grief, eating disorders, self esteem, career difficulties, coaching, and adhd

Very helpful at a really important time in my life

Written on Jan 31, 2024 after therapy with Thomas for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, grief, self esteem, anger management, and coping with life changes

So grateful that I have Thomas as my therapist and friend. His kindness and wisdom has made a significant difference in my journey.

Written on Jan 21, 2024 after therapy with Thomas for 3 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, family conflicts, parenting issues, anger management, and coping with life changes

Thomas is very knowledgeable and understanding.

Written on Jan 16, 2024 after therapy with Thomas for 1 month on issues concerning relationship issues, and family conflicts