Robert VanderMyde, MA, CIT
Robert is under the supervision of Derek Stricklin. Robert is a teen counselor and child counselor who specializes in helping clients overcome problems associated with past abuse or neglect. Robert believes in creating a safe environment for his clients to be able to heal from past trauma associated with abuse and neglect. He believes that it is his responsibility as the therapist to create a positive therapeutic setting to allow for healthy therapeutic relationships to form.
Robert also has experience working with teens and children on the Autism Spectrum and is able to provide counseling for their unique needs.
Robert uses a variety of therapeutic approaches in his sessions, including Solution-Focused, Person-Centered, and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. Robert varies the use of his techniques so that he is using the best approach for the individual needs of his clients.
Robert has afternoon and evening availability in our Farmington office.
Master of Arts in Counseling from Missouri Baptist University
Bachelor of Behavioral Science from Missouri Baptist University
Associate of Arts from Jefferson College
Counselor in Training
Certified Reciprocal Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CRADC)
Robert enjoys spending time with his wife, children, grandchildren, and dogs.