About Me

Training:
I earned my M.A. and Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology from Fuller Graduate School of Psychology and completed an American Psychological Association (APA) accredited clinical internship at The Devereux Foundation, Mapleton Campus, which is located outside of Philadelphia, PA. I’ve also completed a year of postdoctoral training in a private practice setting located in Charlotte, NC. I completed my undergraduate degree at Auburn University where I received a B.A. in Philosophy with a minor in Business.

Areas of Expertise:
I have been proudly a part of Carolinas Counseling Group in Charlotte, NC for approximately 5 years. I have my NC license in Clinical Psychology (#4399) and specialize in neurodevelopmental assessments of children and adolescents as well as neuropsychological evaluations of adults. I conduct a broad range of assessments, which provide diagnostic clarity and targeted treatment planning for teachers, counselors, psychologists, psychiatrists, pediatricians, general practitioners, speech/language pathologists, occupational therapists and professional tutors. I am a member of the APA’s Society for Clinical Neuropsychology (Division 40), which provides interdisciplinary interaction among various interest areas including physiological, cognitive, developmental, clinical rehabilitation, school, forensic and health psychology. I also provide psychotherapy with expertise in the areas of: Asperger’s Disorder/Autism Spectrum Disorder (working with the individual and family), Anxiety Disorders, (including OCD, Panic Disorder, Generalized Anxiety, Avoidant Personality Disorder, etc.) Depressive Disorders, Personality Disorders, ADHD and Executive Functioning Deficits, Spiritual Formation, Career Planning and Life Direction. I am a member of the American Psychological Association (APA) and the Mecklenburg Psychological Association (MPA).

Personal:
I am 40 years-old and have been married for 9 years to my beautiful wife. We have a sweet 6 year-old little girl named Clara as well as twin girls who are 4 years-old. Needless to say, I am significantly outnumbered by females. I am from Greensboro, NC and after high school, have lived in Auburn, AL, Pasadena, CA, Philadelphia, PA, and Charlotte, NC (currently), while attending college at Auburn and graduate school at Fuller in sunny Pasadena, CA. I am very into sports and like to run, swim, and bike, which is why I’ve competed in a few sprint triathlons. I love to watch college and NFL football, college and NBA basketball, and soccer whenever I have the chance. I read quite a bit and am interested mostly in non-fiction books with a Christian spiritual-formation emphasis. I am a member of Uptown Christ Covenant Church in Charlotte, where I strive to be involved and a part of the impact that the church has in the community.

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