Darla McAdams

(MA, LPC)

About Me

I an a licensed counselor in the state of Missouri who enjoys working with any age range as well as a broad variety of concerns. My faith in God is very important to me and I believe that faith can help to be an added support to my clients as well.

I believe that each client be treated with warmth, respect and value. Each session is a safe place without any judgment. My approach varies depending on the specific needs and goals of each client. I utilize Mindfulness, CBT, DBT or Motivational interviewing the most.

I know that currently with the added challenges that we are all facing from COVID, life has been more difficult for many. I commend you for reaching out to seek assistance in navigating your daily challenges and seeking a happier life. I would be happy to work with you in reaching toward any changes or goals you desire.

I look forward to working with you.


Specialties

  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Addictions
  • Trauma and abuse
  • Self esteem
Also experienced in:
LGBT , Relationship issues , Family conflicts , Grief , Parenting issues , Anger management , Career difficulties , Bipolar disorder , Depression , Coping with life changes , Compassion fatigue , ADHD , Abandonment , Read more...

Clinical approaches:
Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy

Years of Experience: 3

Services Offered


  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video

Licensing

LPC #2018043311 (Expires: 2023-06-30)


Reviews

Written by B.A. on May 03, 2021 after counseling with Darla for 3 weeks

Darla, seems to be very polite, patient, gracious, empathetic, and knowledgeable. She listens and gives positives for goals for next session, so you feel there is hope, and I like that.