Second Presbyterian Church
4501 Westminster Place
Saint Louis, MO 63108
Education: Doctor of Philosophy in Family Therapy, Saint Louis University; Master of Divinity & Master of Arts in Counseling, Covenant Theological Seminary
Professional Accreditation: Provisionally Licensed Professional Counselor & Supervised Marital and Family Therapist, State of Missouri
Clients: Adults, Couples, Individuals, Families with adolescents
Insurance: Sliding Scale Fee
Specialties: Couples in all seasons of the life cycle, premarital preparation, divorce, remarriage, blended families, parenting issues, trauma work with adults impacted by childhood abuse and neglect, adults experiencing grief and loss, anxiety and depression, physical, emotional and spiritual abuse, families with adolescents or adult children encountering difficult life transitions.
Clay served as a pastor and a pastoral counselor for fifteen years prior to transitioning to full-time clinical work. As a result, he has a particular passion for working with clergy and religious professionals seeking to maintain a healthy sense of self in the midst of the demands of ministry life. Clay also specializes in working with couples navigating the complex loyalty conflicts resulting from the spiritual transformation or religious conversion of at least one partner.