Willie holds a Master of Education in Counselor Education from the University of Mississippi. He is a Licensed Professional Counselor as well as a National Certified Counselor. During his ten year educational and professional career in the mental health arena, Willie has extensively counseled clients on an outpatient and inpatient basis in individual, group, and family sessions as well as all professional counseling areas in office and home settings. Areas of emphasis included, but are not limited to, alcohol and drug dependency, immediate crisis, trauma, grief and loss, depression and anxiety, and interpersonal/familial relationships. Believing that much is accomplished through professional teamwork, Willie has successfully participated on treatment teams with psychiatrists, therapists, substance abuse counselors, social workers, and other mental health professionals to aid his clients in living fulfilling lives.