Michael also uses humor to help make counseling comfortable and inviting to clients. In substance abuse counseling and sex addiction counseling, he uses unconditional positive regard to help clients maintain hope, learn about themselves, and find solutions to overcome their problems.
Michael’s expertise is in helping others look within themselves for the answers. He has a strong belief that most people have the answers they are looking for, but need help uncovering this knowledge. Clients are assisted in creating a plan to utilize information and explore new options to meet unmet needs in order to gain confidence and improve belief in themselves.
Michael also specializes in helping the elderly and their families with late life issues, changing family roles, communication problems, and decision-making. He has years of experience being an advocate for this population and helping families better understand this phase of life and the decisions that are associated with it.
In his personal life, Michael is a pet lover who has two small dogs. He enjoys playing tennis, running, and weight lifting. He also enjoys spending time with loved ones and spending time outdoors.
License and Credentials:
- Masters of Arts Degree in Counseling
- Licensed Professional Counselor
- International Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor
- Certified Sex Addiction Therapist Candidate
- Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor
- Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor by the Texas Board of Addiction Professionals