Connor is a Master’s Level Intern at The Refuge Center pursuing his degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Trevecca Nazarene University. He holds a Bachelor of Science in psychology and is a member of the American Counseling Association, the Tennessee Counseling Association, and Chi Sigma Iota Counseling Academic and Professional Honor Society International.
Connor is collaborative by nature and views counseling as an opportunity to explore meaningful topics with someone who cares. Throughout his life he has experienced the value of being able to share in an environment free of judgment and aims to help his clients feel safe, understood, and valued as unique individuals. He enjoys working with people of all ages and backgrounds and loves hearing the perspectives of others. He uses an eclectic approach to therapy, pulling components from Person-Centered Therapy, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Emotion-Focused Therapy, and Motivational Interviewing. Connor also offers therapy to Spanish-speaking clients and is trained in EMDR levels I and II.