John is a Licensed Independent Social Worker with varied experiences covering all ages and many situations. John entered the field of helping others in 2003 as a Chemical Dependency Counselor, and he has since worked with troubled adolescents with varied backgrounds in a residential setting; the chronically mentally ill with a community supported living program, and the elderly in multiple settings.
John has extensive Crisis Management experience. He has experience working with combat veterans, bipolar disorder, substance abuse, depression, anxiety, anger management, social anxiety, sexual trauma, combat trauma, couples and family relationships, physical abuse, behavior problems, and post-traumatic stress disorder.
John has extensive trauma related training including, Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR), as well as Dialectical (DBT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT). John has used EMDR successfully for depression, anxiety, fears, PTSD, and many other challenges you may face.