David E. Frederick, PhD, NCTC-1

Clinical Psychologist

Location: 1218 5th Ave. – Suite 14, Huntington

Experiencing a sense of deep grief is a very natural and human reaction to an important loss. This can occur through death, divorce, and of another dearly-beloved relationship, as well as the loss of a highly-valued profession or physical ability through car accident, work injury or other means. As appropriate for the particular client, Dr. Frederick may employ the use a very structured letter-writing homework exercise, an effective in-office exercise, and/or simply and caringly listening to the client’s deep pain.

Mary Patrick, M.D., PLLC


Location: 1534 3rd Avenue, Suite 2, Huntington

Life for all of us includes experiencing loss. The type of loss can impact each of us differently. However, it is important for all of us to process and grieve losses. Dr. Patrick helps individuals as they navigate the grieving process. In addition, she helps individuals who believe they never grieved a past loss and wish to go back and visit these unprocessed feelings in order to move forward in their lives.

Michael Clay, MA, DMin

Independently Licensed/Board Certified Counselor

Location of Therapist: Huntington, WV

Grief is a normal reaction to loss. Progressing through the associated process of grieving requires one not only to arrive at answers as to how the loss influence one's life, but also overcoming the emotions that are universally associated. Counselors assist the person grieving accomplish both, in an atmosphere of much needed support and encouragement.

Grief Counseling Huntington WV.

The death of a loved one is arguably the most traumatic experience any of us can face. The goals of Huntington WV grief counseling are recovery and acceptance. Huntington, WV trauma counseling seeks to help an individual process, debrief, and cope with an extreme stress. Recovery from loss through grief counseling Huntington, WV does not mean that all of the pain, memories or significance of a loved one are resolved, but that one is able to accept what has happened, and that those experiences and memories are an important part of life, but not all consuming. When you see a Huntington WV trauma therapist or Huntington WV grief counselor, you will find a listening ear. There are several stages of grieving, and compassionate therapy in Huntington WV can be a strong shoulder that will facilitate healing. Huntington WV grief therapy and counseling in West Virginia can help one move through the shock, trauma, and acute suffering, so that you are not destroyed by what has happened. Most likely, there are still loved ones in your life who need you, and if you are grieving, you may utterly lack any emotional energy at all to deal with them. Huntington WV grief counseling can help stabilize you.

If you have experienced the pain and trauma of loss, grief counseling Huntington WV with a licensed therapist can help you move through. A West Virginia grief and loss counselor has training and experience in helping people who have suffered loss to find strength, to cope, and move through the trauma. Huntington grief counseling can be an important tool to help you through this difficult time. And while nothing anyone can say can completely heal the pain, you can still find strength to cope and to find hope in the darkness. Therapy is a very important part of moving through grief. Please contact a Huntington, WV grief therapist below today.