Stuart attended undergraduate school at the University of Rhode Island, and received a B.S. in Business Administration.  He received an M.S. in Biblical and Related Studies and a Masters in Marriage and Family Therapy from Abilene Christian University. 

Stuart has over 20 years of experience working with clients from childhood onward in individual psychotherapy, couples therapy, family therapy, and group therapy.

Stuart uses a client-centered therapy approach to treat a wide range of conditions including:

Abuse - physical, sexual
Adolescent problems
Affairs, infidelity
Anxiety - Panic
Attention Deficit, Hyperactivity Disorder
Bipolar Disorders
Christian Counseling
Chronic Illness / HIV
Communication Skills
Couple and pre-marital counseling
Crisis Counseling
Depression and suicidal feelings
Divorce Adjustment
Family Problems
Major Mental Illness
Parenting in General
Parenting Teens
Relationship with Family
Relationship with People
Sexual Arousal / Desire / Performance Disorders
Stepfamily Issues

Stuart has a close working relationship with Dr. Elliott Friedeman, a psychiatrist, who practices in the same office.  When the need for medication therapy is indicated, Stuart and Dr. Friedeman can coordinate a comprehensive treatment plan.

Currently, Stuart is on the following insurance panels:

Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield (Wellpoint)
Humana (Life Sync)
Medical Mutual of Ohio
Value Options
Others are pending

About Stuart