Licensed Professional Counselor
National Board Certified Counselor
Clinically Certified Forensic Counselor
Clinical Certified Sex Offender Treatment Specialist
Tired of the same dance? Do the same arguments keep happening over and over again. Has trust been broken through infidelity? Does it feel like there is no way to change this? Al has helped many couples just like you find healing and a new way of having a successful relationship. In addition to working couples and individuals, Al specializes in treating sexual behavior that is unhealthy for you or inconsistent with your values. Al helps individuals overcome chronic infidelity as well as the compulsive use of online pornography and many other kinds of secretive or high-risk sexual activities.
He understands that good people from all walks of life can get caught up in sexual behavior that can harm their relationships, reputations, and principles. His effective and understanding approach helps individuals and couples to regain trustworthy, secure and happy lives.
Al received his M.S. in Marriage and Family Therapy from Capella University. He also has a B.S. degree in Business Finance from Samford University. He is a National Certified Counselor through the National Certified Counselor Board, a Clinically Certified Forensic Counselor through the National Association of Forensic Counselors and Certified Clinical Sex Offender Treatment Specialist through the National Association of Forensic Counselors He is a member of the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy, American Counseling Association, The Society for the Advancement of Sexual Health, The American Association of Christian Counselors and The Association For The Treatment Of Sexual Abusers.
Prior to becoming a counselor, Al worked in the corporate world and Christian ministry for over 20 years. It has been the impact of his own personal experiences that have had the greatest influences on his passion for helping others as a counselor. His therapy interests and background include working with those affected by addiction, which includes sexual addiction and pornography addiction. He also works with couples on relationship issues, premarital counseling, emotional and spiritual problems that and couples experience in everyday life.
To schedule an appointment with Al you can call our office at 205-610-9319