I am a Certified Clinical Telemental Health Provider offering services via telehealth to residents of NC and SC. I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (NC), Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor (NC), Licensed Professional Counselor (SC) and National Certified Counselor. I have advanced training in Internal Family Systems and experience working with individuals struggling with diverse challenges, ranging from temporarily overwhelming stressors to life-altering losses or circumstances. Prior experience gives me distinct insight into the demands of corporate culture.
I am one of only a few therapists in Charlotte certified in Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy (EFT). EFT focuses on helping you reconnect with your partner to create a safer, more secure bond, such that you can get the kind of comfort and understanding you desire within the relationship. I am also a Certified Prepare/Enrich Facilitator, and provide premarital counseling.
I am uniquely trained as a Christian counselor, with a Master of Arts in Christian Counseling degree from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. Being passionate about providing a safe and supportive environment for all who come to see me, I am committed to do all I can to make you feel welcome and free from judgment regardless of where you are in your faith walk.
Description of practice: E.K.R. Counseling, PLLC – Serve adolescents and adults in areas of depression, anxiety, relationships, PTSD, etc. Certified Military Counselor.
Practice type: Individual practice.
Insurance accepted (if yes, what companies): BCBS, Aetna, Cigna, United Health Care.
Description of self/services for directory: Mental health professional with over 20 years experience. Extensive work with couples in areas or conflict resolution, communication and affair repair. Serve military/veterans. Meet clients where they are spiritually and promote holistic growth.
Areas that match your field of specialization (i.e. anxiety, mood disorders, trauma, etc.):
Anxiety. Depression. Premarital. Marital. Trauma.
EKR Counseling Services is an agency that provides counseling that is biblically based and theoretically sound. Each client is viewed as unique and purposeful. Therapists provide care in a confidential and comfortable environment to ensure specific needs are met. Areas of expertise include relationships, anger management, depression and anxiety. At EKR, we seek to assist clients with developing the necessary tools to become spiritually, physically, emotionally and mentally healthy. Care is provided by staff that are fully credentialed and knowledgeable.