Here are some phrases that might help one understand what counseling is and how it works:
Once you engage me as your counselor, you will have access to my schedule and able to book an appointment at a time that fits your schedule.
Sessions are available in person or online.
Virtual sessions are one of the functions of my patient portal, a HIPAA-compliant electronic medical records service.
You will receive a text or email with a link that will take you straight to our session, no software or log in required.
I can bill Blue Cross Blue Shield & Anthem.
(Exptions: BCBS plans for state employees and plans that are exclusive for Atrium ("Local") or Novant ("Value") plans..
Call your insurer to verify benefits, check deductibles, copays, and reimbursement options if your insurance policy does not regard me as "in network."
Abbreviated resume: roller coaster operator, retail management, science teacher, talent agent.
Finally, after decades of receiving large amounts of very personal & private information, I realized people were not simply sharing their stories with me. They wanted someone to help make sense of it all. Counseling lets me do that.
You can decide if I am the counselor for you. Counselors are like shoes, we all do the same thing but you gotta find a good fit.
I have presented at hundreds of conferences & corporate training events and consult with religious . I conduct continuing education sessions for licensure boards. Topics:
Teaching graduate courses is an enriching experience that I enjoy. I have taught:
From the day we're born we are told
who we can & must be.
We're also given rules about what we
must do & should not do.
If those 'musts, shoulds, & oughtas' are sabotaging your joy,
maybe it is time to break some rules and be who you are meant to be.