Joyce King, LGPC
Practicing Since: 2003
Disorders Served: ADD/ADHD, Addiction (Process i.e. food, gambling, other), Addiction (Substance Dependence i.e. drugs/alcohol), Anger Management, Anxiety/Panic, Behavioral Issues, Bipolar Disorder, Blended Family, Career Counseling, Codependency, Couples Intensive, Depression, Disability, Divorce, Domestic Abuse/Violence, Eating Disorders, Grief/Bereavement, Infertility, Infidelity, Loss/Abandonment, Marital/Premarital, Miscarriages, OCD, Oncology, Personality Disorders, PTSD, Schizophrenia, Self-esteem/self-worth, Self-harm, Sexual Abuse, Sleep/Insomnia, Suicidal Ideation, Trauma
Special Populations Served: Children 6+, Adolescents, Adults, Couples, Families
What Clients Can Expect: Joyce believes that healthy individuals have healthy families and create healthy communities. She uses a variety of evidenced-based practices that are solution-focused. With Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing and increased self-awareness, individuals are encouraged to change unhealthy patterns of thinking, behaving, and emotional expression that diminishes their quality of life. Joyce’s overarching goal is to educate and assist clients in developing effective coping skills to deal with life stressors.
About: Joyce has worked in the mental health field for over 20 years. She is an experienced addictions counselor, mental health therapist, and has worked in the social services arena where her focus was on children with special needs. In addition, she has specialized training in marriage and family interventions. She has been married for 18 years and has two children. They are a retired dual military family, where her husband and her are both decorated veterans.