Michael is a licensed clinical social worker with a Bachelors degree in Pastoral Ministry and a Masters of Social Work. He has 3 years of experience working as a therapist specializing in child, family, and marriage counseling.
Michael lives Winchester, VA with his wife and five children, ages 13, 9, 7, and twin 5-year-olds. He has a background working as a Pastor and in law enforcement, working with teens and families to navigate the judicial system in Winchester, VA from 2005-2016. He also helped organize and lead a fatherhood group from 2013-2015 in the community. As a therapist, Michael enjoys helping others find a sense of peace and purpose in their lives.
Michael practices with a focus on Solution Focused Brief Therapy and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. “I want to show everyone love and acceptance and help them reach a positive and purposeful place in life regardless of their age, race, gender, social identification, gender identification, or social status,” says Michael.
“Growing up, I have had role models that have shaped my morals and my desire to help others in the same manner.”