Derek is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of Texas. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Social Work from Abilene Christian University and his Masters of Science in Social Work from The University of Texas at Arlington. Over the last 11 years, Derek has provided individual, family and group counseling services to adolescents and adults dealing with various mental health and addiction issues. He has the experience to meet the person where they are emotionally and spiritually. Derek is trained in Christian Counseling and offers that to those who request it.
Derek is relational and empathetic in his therapeutic style. He believes that all people have incredible worth and considers it an honor to come along side and help those who are seeking positive change and healing.