Steven B

Other Info

Pronouns: he/him/his

Credentials: Licensed Professional Counselor (GA: #005339); Masters Addiction Counselor; Masters of Science

General Availability: Monday through Thursday evenings (6-9pm); and Saturdays (10am-4pm).

Specialties: Addiction, Anxiety, Trauma, Depression, Grief/loss, Individual and couples counseling, Relationship issues, Illness/end of life issues, Mindfulness, Self esteem/worth, Creating and maintaining boundaries

Guiding Principle: I’m committed to your personal growth and happiness by exploring being your authentic self, including ways to improve communication skills to enable you to be able to engage in hard conversations, improve your connection with the important people in your life, and to ensure that you can self-regulate your emotions. What I find most important is to be able to cope with grief and loss effectively, so you’re not living the rest of life with stuck emotions, or  unresolved hopes and dreams. I’m here to encourage LGBTQ people and allies to motivate yourself to set goals, and live your best life.

Additional Training or Expertise: Masters Addiction specialist; certified in DBT; Grief and Loss; Level 2 Reiki Master
Additional Professional Affiliations: American Counseling Association
Undergrad / Grad Schools: Emory University / Georgia State University
What I’m most proud of in my work with clients:

With compassion and honesty, encouraging my clients hopes and dreams to come to fruition

What inspires me:

Seeing people grow into their authentic selves

What someone would be surprised to know about me:

I’m a licensed massage therapist; my happy place is at the beach.

Favorite movie: Auntie Mame
Favorite book: The Celestine Prophecy
Where I’m from originally: New York