In this fast-paced world, it helps to have someone on your side, helping you along on your journey. Benjamin provides a nurturing, supportive setting where you will be comfortable exploring difficulties in your relationship, your job, your family, or your personal life. Benjamin brings years of professional, educational, and life experience to his work as a marriage, family, and mental health counselor.
Benjamin earned his Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health from the Denver Seminary and earned his Bachelor of Science in Organizational Management and Leadership from Colorado Christian University. His background includes a wide range of experience including construction, Corporate America, and ministry. Benjamin is also a veteran with the U.S. Military. His service in the military is what led him to fulfill his passion as a Clinical Mental Health Counselor. This passion led him on a path working with working with the forensic population (those in court mandated situations), as well as individuals facing substance use disorders and addictions. He has spent many years working with couples, individuals, and families and the delicate dynamics that come with each situation.
Benjamin’s top priority is the importance of the therapeutic relationship. Using an integrative approach, he draws from client-centered therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Trauma Focused Therapy, family systems theories, John Gottman’s research, Beyond Consequences theory, and solution focused techniques. The use of interpersonal processing and linking techniques forms the foundation of her overall approach and this guides his work helping you through the process of recovery. He offers an open platform for his clients to feel comfortable bringing anything into their sessions. He wants his clients to build a strong platform on which they can create change in their lives.
Benjamin provides compassionate, supportive guidance to those seeking change in their life. Some events in our lives can become chronic problems that, if left untreated, lead to catastrophic consequences. His goal as a counselor is to help you through these difficulties, restoring your hope for a healthier, happier, brighter future, whatever this looks like for you.
Whether you or someone you know is struggling in their relationship, experiencing depression, looking for a life coach, or is simply not sure where else to turn, Benjamin is here to provide a warm welcoming environment to help guide you through life's obstacles. He offers various appointment times (including weekend hours) to work with your hectic schedule, including Skype and phone sessions. Contact Benjamin today to schedule a free initial consultation!