"I'm honored to walk alongside clients as they discover who they're made to be, get unstuck, and heal their relationship wounds."
Marriage & Family Therapist, Pre-Licensed
Blake spent about half of his life in Kentucky and the other half in Illinois before moving to Nashville 5 years ago. He completed his undergrad at Lindsey Wilson College, where he also played football. Blake is passionate about creating a safe place for others to work through the challenges and joys that life brings. He believes engaging our stories in an honest way helps us heal and improve our relationship with ourselves, others, and God.
As a counselor, he hopes to be that of a guide or a wounded healer - walking alongside his clients as they discover who they're made to be, get unstuck, and heal the wounds in their relationship to self and others. He enjoys working with couples and individuals who are ready to take the courageous step to seek counseling. Blake is married to his wife Shelly and enjoys watching/playing sports, is an avid podcast listener, lover of good music and vacationing in a cabin in the mountains and enjoying nature in the cooler months of the year.
Blake is currently under the clinical supervision of Lindey Castleman, LMFT
Joanna Dixon, LMFT, serves as his site supervisor.
Areas of Focus
"Imposter Syndrome"/Identity Issues
Blake uses a blended approach incorporating Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT), Internal Family Systems (IFS), Narrative, Somatic, and Attachment Based-Therapy.
Master's Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy
Lindsey Wilson College