My Approach to Helping
Marcus Jones is a results driven therapist with 20 years’ experience in mental health. He assists individuals in managing symptoms of mental illness, maintaining sobriety, resolving motivations for self-defeating thoughts and behaviors, post-traumatic stress symptoms and improving relationships. His experience is inclusive of adolescents and adult populations. Marcus employs multiple evidenced based treatment approaches, which include, Existential therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral therapy, existential, gestalt and Trauma focused interventions.
Marcus is a Licensed Professional Counselor, Certified Alcohol and drug Counselor, and Certified Anger Management Specialist. He earned his Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling from the University of the Southwest, Masters of Business Administration from Ashford University and Bachelor in Organizational management. Marcus has been practicing Mental Health Counseling for 7 years. During this time, he has provided counseling services in individual, couples, family and group capacities with experience in a range of settings from community counseling, outpatient treatment settings and State Correctional institutions. He is currently in private practice treating individuals dealing with Depression, Trauma, Anxiety, Bipolar and Addiction.