Michael is a Licensed Certified Social Worker specializing in individual and couples therapy, and maintains a private practice in Hot Springs, Arkansas with an emphasis in trauma therapy using EMDR, SSP (polyvagal) and Pia Mellody's treatment model similar to what is used at the Meadows treatment center in Wickenburg, Arizona.
Michael is an interactive, solution-focused therapist. His therapeutic approach is to provide support and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. He integrates complementary methodologies and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. With compassion and understanding, he works with each individual to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they are committed to accomplishing.
Michael is also an adjunct instructor of Sociology at National Park College.
All persons are welcomed and supported by our practice regardless of gender, race, sexual orientation, religious beliefs or family status. Transgender clients are also welcome. Our desire is to help everyone who wants to work on themselves to live their best life!
Master of Social Work, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Master of Divinity, Memphis Theological Seminary
Bachelor of Psychology, University of Central Arkansas