Samantha Grimes, LPC, CSACLicensed Professional Counselor
"Everyone deserves to live life as the best version of themselves! Sometimes to achieve this, a supportive, therapeutic relationship is beneficial. I feel truly blessed to be able to walk alongside, supporting and assisting, each person in improving their quality of life/reaching their goals."
Samantha, "Sam", is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Certified Substance Abuse Counselor. She has experience working with children, adolescents and adults that have experienced domestic violence, addiction, various trauma, chronic physical and mental health conditions, as well as children in the school setting with behavioral problems and special education needs. Sam received her undergraduate degree in Psychology from Eastern Mennonite University and her master's degrees in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and School Counseling from Regent University. In addition, she earned a certificate of graduate studies in Trauma Counseling from Regent University.
Sam currently is working with the populations of adolescents, adults and families. Her therapeutic approach includes using techniques such as person-centered, reality-based, solution-focused, trauma-informed, mindfulness and expressive arts. Sam fully believes that meeting a person where they currently are in their life journey and establishing a trusting and collaborative therapeutic relationship allows individuals to achieve the growth and understanding they desire.
In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband, children and dog, going to the beach, giving back to the community, laughing and enjoying the experiences life presents.