A. Degrees: Tim has a Masters in Counseling/Sport Psychology, aMasters in Clinical Psychology, and a Doctorate in Counseling Psychology. This means he has engaged in rigorous studies and supervised training to develop a broad skills base and to meet your specific needs. He knows what the research says and how to apply it.
Licensures: Tim has been a licensed provider since 2007. He is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) in Maryland and Montana. This means that he’s met academic and supervision requirements to demonstrate that he’s equipped to treat mental health diagnoses. Licensure also means your insurance company will consider reimbursing you when you’re seeing him for therapy/counseling (see more below).
Certifications: Tim is a Certified Mental Performance Consultant (CMPC) with the Association for Applied Sport Psychology (AASP is the leading organization guiding the field), and has been since 2008. See this video to understand why the CMPC credential is important:
Tim is also Board Certified in Biofeedback (BCB) with the Biofeedback Certification International Alliance (BCIA certifies individuals who meet education and training standards in biofeedback and progressively recertifies those who advance their knowledge through continuing education).