Brian Jones MSED (Associate Therapist)
Brian Jones (he/him/his) completed his Bachelor’s degree in Psychology at Drexel University in 2018 and his Master of Science in Education, in Clinical Mental Health, from Saint Bonaventure University in 2021. Brian completed his master’s graduate internship at The Center for Growth and due to his passion, dedication, and client’s satisfaction, he was offered employment to stay on as a full time staff. His clinical areas of focus include: Couples, adults, senior citizens, children and adolescents, struggling with anxiety, compulsions, communication issues, stress, grief & loss, depression, panic attacks, anger management, low self- esteem, dysfunction, parenting, motivation, trauma, crisis, and life transitions. Brian has a warm and collaborative approach that allows his clients to feel at ease immediately. Brian aspires to have each client leave therapy empowered to take back control of their life.
Prior to pursuing a career in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Brian worked in the food service industry as a store manager for over 20 years. Brian’s management style was to empower and support all his employees to be the best version of themselves. He prides himself on seeing many of his employees become managers under his leadership.
Outside of work, Brian wears many hats. He is a spouse, a dad and a volunteer with the American Red Cross as a Disaster Responder and a Case Manager for Recovery. He supports families that have been impacted by crises, such as home fire, by giving them the support and resources to assist in their recovery. Brian also spends his free time working out and running as he believes that a healthy body can have a positive impact on creating a healthy mind.
Brian was born and raised in Philadelphia and is an advocate for awareness to decrease the stigma that mental health carries, especially within minority communities. Brian is committed to his client’s success and will work with you to become the author of your own life.
- Pennsylvania: Working towards licensure
- New Jersey: Working towards licensure
Brian Jones MSED (Associate Therapist)’s Latest TIPs:
Cognitive Reframing with a CBT Chart for Anxiety, Self-esteem and fighting Negative Thoughts
Most people experience stress and anxiety due to events from time to time. This can be useful to help overcome obstacles and it is your body’s way of fighting danger … Read More