Michael Govan, MA, LLP, LPC, LSGC, EMDR II
Michael is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LLP) with additional licenses in psychology and school counseling, and certifications in substance abuse & EMDR (Level II), and is a Board Certified Professional Christian Counselor (through the International Board of Christian Counselors).
Technicalities aside, Michael is a Counselor who works for his clients by providing a safe relaxed environment in which to do their work. He will help you to clarify not only your problems, but also the strengths you already have to work things through. Believing in you from the start provides the hope many clients need in order to solve life's difficulties. Sometimes you will be working on the underlying issues from which your problems originate. At other times, the work will focus on understanding how these issues still impact your decisions and behaviors. Much of your time you will be watching your issues literally melt away!
What We Can Do For You?
Services that we offer
Trauma therapy helps individuals process and overcome traumatic experiences by talking about the event, exploring related feelings, and learning coping strategies.
Anxiety therapy aims to assist individuals in managing symptoms of anxiety and related conditions, such as panic disorder and obsessive-compulsive disorder.
Relationship counseling focuses on improving communication and resolving conflicts in intimate relationships, such as between partners or family members.
EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing) utilizes bilateral stimulation, such as eye movements, to help individuals process and heal from traumatic experiences.
Marriage counseling helps couples improve their relationship by addressing communication and other relationship issues.
Depression counseling assists individuals experiencing depression in managing their symptoms and improving their overall mental health.
What Our Clients Say
Organized and Efficient
Very warming counseling place. Faith, the office manager, is very helpful. I have made great strides with my counseling issues. I would recommend this place if you need counseling.
Flexible and Committed
I came to Mike with a matter that other counselors could not seem to help me resolve. Now, it wasn’t some overnight miracle, but with a lot of work Mike helped me to finally conquer what was holding me back. Don’t give up until you’ve given him a chance!
Creative & Resourceful
I'm a patient of Michael's and I'm so grateful to have found this counseling center. I have gone to various counselors throughout my life and none have been as effective as the treatment I found here. Very highly recommended, everyone at the staff is really helpful and they are flexible as far as scheduling as well.