Hello, my name is Vincent Ballard. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor with 5 years of experience working with youth and adults in outpatient, inpatient, and community-based programs. I am clinically trained as a Cognitive Behavioral Therapist (CBT) and with additional professionally training in Solution Focused Brief Therapy as well as Trauma Informed Care. I work with adult men and women as well as teenagers. I believe that the body and mind need to be cared for dutifully and that when one aspect of our health suffers, it has a detrimental impact on the rest of our health.
Additional areas of focus: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue, ADHD, Abandonment, Antisocial Personality, Attachment Issues, Blended Family Issues, Commitment Issues, Communication Problems, Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder (DMDD), Dissociation, Divorce and Separation, Domestic Violence, Emptiness, Family of Origin Issues, Family Problems, First Responder Issues, Forgiveness, Guilt and Shame, Impulsivity, Isolation / Loneliness, Life Purpose, Men's Issues, Midlife Crisis, Military and Veterans Issues, Mood Disorders, Post-traumatic Stress, Process addiction (porn, exercise, gambling), Self-Harm, Young Adult Issues
Clinical approaches: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Motivational Interviewing
MO LPC 2019012170