Scott Murphy


Scott works with adolescents, adults, and families to provide confidential and comforting counseling services to help people effectively deal with difficult 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.  He has over 20 years of dedicated experience helping individuals and families heal from anxiety, depression, loss, adjusting to life changes, relationship issues and many more difficulties. In addition, Scott specializes helping clients reduce work stress including management or co-worker issues.
Scott is an in-network provider for United Health Care, United Behavioral Health, Humana, Cigna, and several Employee Assistance Programs. Scott is an out-of-network provider for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City. Please call your insurance provider if you have any questions about coverage.

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

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