Joel has more than 15 years of experience as a counselor, helping people find answers to the difficulties they face as they navigate relationships with family, friends, co-workers and self. He utilizes a holistic approach to help clients improve job and school performance, as well as their overall level of satisfaction with relationships. He is comfortable combining the power of spirituality with the science of psychology and believes his work as a counselor can unlock the potential found in all of us.
Joel is a former director of an intensive outpatient substance abuse program and has worked successfully with individuals as they struggle to overcome the challenges posed by addiction. In addition to his role as a counselor, Joel has completed training in Family Mediation through the Arkansas Judiciary’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Commission. He is available to serve as a mediator, as well as a therapist, for domestic disputes, such as divorce, in an effort to avoid the financial and emotional expense of a legal battle.
Joel graduated cum laude with a degree in psychology from the University of Arkansas and has a Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology from the University of Wyoming. He holds a license in professional counseling from the state of Arkansas.
Joel is a native of Northwest Arkansas and enjoys spending time with his spouse and two teenage sons.