Hello and welcome to Restoring Hope Counseling and Coaching. I am a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor-Supervisor (LPCC-S), a Nationally Certififed Counselor (NCC), as well as a Licensed Independent Chemical Dependency Counselor (LICDC) with more than 20 years of experience in the mental health field. I have worked in management in local community mental health settings and have counseled adults, children, couples and groups. My expertise is in treating people who live with severe mental illnesses, people who have experienced past abuse, people who have anxiety and anger issues, and with couples who want to improve their relationships. I offer a caring and supportive environment for us to work together to reach positive solutions. I, and the other therapists in our practice, believe you have the capacity to reach your goals and we want to help you get there.
Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor # E.0900062-SUPV (Ohio)
Licensed Independent Chemical Dependency Counselor # ICDC.131220 (Ohio)
Professional Memberships: American Counseling Association
Ohio Counseling Association
American Mental Health Counselor Association
American Association of Christian Counselors
Hi. I am glad you are looking into counseling. I am a licensed Supervising Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC-S) and a Licensed Independent Chemical Dependency Counselor (LICDC) with 12 years of experience in the mental health field. I have worked in a residential psychiatric facility, an outpatient substance abuse treatment facility and community health and behavioral health agencies. I enjoy and have expertise in working with folks who have anxiety and panic issues, personality disorders, relationship and communication concerns, and patterns of codependency and enabling. My passion is working with addicts to build recovery and relapse prevention skills.
I have a professional, respectful, supportive approach with a diverse adult population and I will challenge you to gain insight, make changes and grow in the way you perceive and approach life and life issues. I believe that you have the capacity to make positive and sustainable changes in your life. I can help you develop new, healthy ways of doing and perceiving things and feel better overall. This can often be accomplished by increasing your awareness and use of accurate and helpful thoughts. My goal is to support your journey toward being the best version of your self you can be. To be successful, you will need to be willing to get out of your comfort zone and do some things differently. Change and growth are possible!Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor # E.0900188-SUPV (Ohio)
Licensed Independent Chemical Dependency Counselor # ICDC.111093 (Ohio)
The only thing we know for certain is that change is inevitable but for most of us change can also be uncomfortable. Counseling is a collaborative effort toward personal growth. Whether your struggles are lifelong or more recent, counseling can offer guidance as you work to overcome personal challenges, implement a new lifestyle or work through stressors that seem to have you bogged down. Sometimes having an impartial ear to fully listen to you is all it takes to get the wheels moving forward. Other times, it's helpful to have structure and accountability. I will provide you with support and objectivity.
Through our work together, I will challenge you to challenge yourself. A wise man once said "until you cross the bridge of your insecurities, you can't begin to explore your possibilities." You don't have to cross the bridge alone. If you take the first step, I will support your journey.
Ohio License: Professional Clinical Counselor # E.0800430
John J. Wagner, PsyD
I am a licensed clinical psychologist with over 18 years’ experience. I feel I work very hard to earn my client's trust, understand their difficulties, and apply my knowledge and experience to help them through their struggles and I will do the same for you. I believe you will view me as a friendly and trustworthy person who can help you with your ailments. If you suffer from Depression, Anxiety, Stress, Addiction, Relationship Issues, or Anger Difficulties; I specialize in treating them all. I also have experience treating a wide range of other mental health difficulties.
You can feel assured in my ability to work with all types of ailments and individuals. Due to my years spent working as a contract psychologist, I gained experience in different settings: including emergency rooms, schools, correctional facilities (jails and prisons), student clinics, work injury clinics, assisted living facilities, long-term nursing care facilities, community mental health crisis centers, and private out-patient clinics.
As a psychologist I am trained to perform individual therapy, couples therapy, family therapy, and group therapy. I also perform psychological assessments.
Licensed Clinical Psychologist # 6292
Member of the American Psychological Association
Member of the Ohio Psychological Association