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Michael is a dedicated Clinical Social Worker with over 25 years of experience in providing compassionate mental health care. Born and raised in the heart of southeastern Idaho, Michael's commitment to serving his community runs deep.

Michael earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Utah before pursuing his Master of Social Work degree from Walla Walla University. His academic journey laid the foundation for his extensive career in the field of mental health.

Specializing in existentialism and cognitive behavioral therapy, Michael brings a unique blend of philosophical insight and evidence-based practices to his therapeutic approach. He has honed his skills over the years, helping individuals navigate through the complexities of life and find meaning amidst adversity.

For 20 years, Michael owned and practiced at his own agency in Idaho Falls, where he provided personalized and effective mental health services to the local community.

Michael is a proud parent of three children in Idaho Falls and enjoys spending time with his six grandchildren, cherishing every moment with his family.

With a broad spectrum of expertise, Michael works with patients aged 12 and older, addressing a range of mental health challenges. His areas of focus include trauma, depression, anxiety, couples therapy, and veteran issues. Michael's empathetic demeanor and unwavering dedication have earned him the trust and respect of his clients and colleagues alike.

Outside of his clinical practice, Michael is deeply involved in community outreach initiatives, advocating for mental health awareness and destigmatization. He believes in the power of education and collaboration to foster positive change in individuals and communities.

Michael's profound commitment to mental health advocacy and his extensive clinical experience make him a valuable asset to the field. Whether guiding clients towards healing or championing mental health initiatives, Michael continues to make a meaningful impact in the lives of those he serves.