Welcome to T.E.C.S.

& Thrive Counseling, NFP

(Therapeutic, Education, & Career Services)


We are equipped to work with a wide range of emotional and behavioral issues.  We provide services for a wide range of issues such as depression, grief, parenting support, couples and family counseling, and beyond.  Services are provided in a comfortable and supportive atmosphere. We offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each of our patient's individual needs, to help them attain the personal growth they’re striving for.

Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)

The mind can often heal itself naturally, in the same way as the body does. Much of this natural mechanism occurs during sleep, particularly during the rapid eye movement (REM) sleep stage. Francine Shapiro developed Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) in 1987, utilizing this natural process in order to successfully treat Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Since then, EMDR has been used to effectively treat a wide range of mental health problems

Working with your school district to ensure your child is receiving an appropriate education can be challenging. Parents often feel they are not equal members of their children’s educational team, and that decisions are not always made with their child’s unique needs in mind. Add the complexities of special education laws, with timelines and procedures that are unfamiliar to most parents, and it can quickly become overwhelming for many families. It’s then that parents often look for the assistance of an advocate, which we can easily become for you.

Why Horses?  Those who are familiar with horses

understand the power they have, which often influences people in incredibly powerful ways. Training, horsemanship instruction, caring for horses, and developing that bond naturally affects the people involved, in a positive manner.

Animals are amazing creatures and the benefits of using an animal during a therapy session can be endless.  We currently have two standard poodles named Faith and Chica and a cuddly cat named Mr. Jenkins who are eager to lend a paw during your session. 

Career Counseling is a process that will help you to understand yourself and the world of work in order to make career, education, and life decisions.

Career development is more than just deciding on a college major or choosing a job after you graduate. Developing your career is a lifelong process.  Here at Thrive, it is our goal to not only help you make current career decisions, but to give you the knowledge and skills you need to make future decisions about your life and your career.

Faith-based approaches to counseling and therapy incorporate one's faith and spiritual beliefs into the process of personal growth, healing, and change.  gWe welcome people of all faiths to incorporate their spiritual belie

Sports are a great example of the need for balance between mental focus, physical endurance, and using emotions to regulate between the two.

There are two types of distractions, internal and external.  Internal distractions are the type that go on inside your head.  Thinking too much, worry and getting down on yourself are a few examples.  You don’t have to settle for less or accept limits to your goals. We will develop a treatment plan that is designed specifically for you. We won’t just talk about it, we’ll do something about it.

Sexuality is an important part of being human. Whether you are struggling with performance, intimacy in your relationship, your sexual identity, or your gender identity, we have skilled clinicians who you can turn to and feel comfortable with.