Scott works with children, teens, adults, couples, and families to provide a confidential and comforting environment to help people deal with difficult life issues. He provides hope filled support to empower individuals and families to heal, grow, and make positive changes in their lives.
Scott received his Bachelor’s Degree in Health Education from Southern Illinois University Carbondale and his Master’s Degree in Human Development Counseling from the University of Illinois Springfield. He has worked in a variety of clinical settings including: community mental health, schools, and child welfare. Scott is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the State of Missouri and a National Certified Counselor through the National Board of Certified Counselors.
Scott utilizes a variety of therapy techniques including person centered, cognitive behavioral, trauma informed, and goal oriented. With children he includes play therapy techniques and expressive therapy. He has over 20 years of dedicated experience helping individuals and families heal from anxiety, depression, ADHD, adjusting to life changes, relationship issues and many more difficulties. In addition, Scott specializes in treating children and adults with emotional trauma caused from the effects of abuse, crime or accidents. Family members can also seek support to deal with these difficult issues and how it affects the entire family.
Scott looks forward to meeting you with his authentic and empathetic style. Please call (816) 525 5333 ex. 1 or set up an appointment at www.cornerstonecounselors.com