Sam Parker, ACSW, LCSW, CEAP
Therapist / Life Transitions Specialist
336-288-9190 ext. 8
Sam has had a long career as a Social Worker. His commitment to helping people heal and grow from personal and family crises has taken him in many directions, from managing human service non-profits like Triad Health Project, an HIV/AIDS service organization, and Family Abuse Services, a domestic violence service agency, to providing direct therapy and treatment to families and individuals.
Sam became a Licensed Clinical Social Worker after getting his MSW from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1989. He has provided family, group, individual counseling to a variety of clients in various clinical settings since then. He has been a professor in the UNCG/NC A&T Social Work Program, specializing in Mental Health and Families in Crisis.
Sam has skills in using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Brief Solution-Oriented Therapy, Family Therapy, or other appropriate interventions when working with people suffering from depression, anxiety, trauma, and other family crises. Sam is proficient at Crisis Intervention techniques and Trauma-Focused Treatment. He has worked with individuals who have experienced child abuse, domestic violence, and other forms of trauma throughout his career. These types of problems co-exist with grief and loss and significant relationship issues.
Sam’s goal is always to provide a safe and therapeutic environment for the client to begin their journey of healing.
Accepted Insurance Plans:
- Champ VA
- Out of Network Benefits
- Monday: 10:00am – 5:00pm
- Tuesday: 10:00am – 7:00pm
- Wednesday: 9:00am – 5:00pm
- All Ages
Sam has special interest and training in the following areas:
- Crisis Intervention
- Family Therapy
- Step-Family Issues
- Couples Counseling
- Stress Reduction and Management Techniques
- Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
- Healing from Child Abuse
- Management Consulting
- Clinical Supervision