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Sterling Nelsen, Master's Level Intern

Empowering Adolescent Boys Through Compassion and Understanding

A Guide on Your Journey to Emotional Strength and Self-Discovery

Hello! Joining young individuals on their path towards emotional well-being, meaningful connections, and personal growth is a privilege. The teenage years are a pivotal time, filled with unique experiences that shape who you are and who you'll become.

Individual Support Tailored for Adolescent Boys

My counseling sessions are dedicated to adolescent boys facing the complexities of growing up. Whether it's dealing with stress, navigating emotional ups and downs, or overcoming anger, I'm here to offer a supportive hand. Together, we'll embark on a journey of self-discovery, tailored to your unique story, challenges, and aspirations.

Building Resilience and Emotional Management

My approach focuses on empowering you to understand and manage your emotions, develop resilience, and cultivate a strong sense of self. We'll explore strategies to help you:

  • Manage stress and anxiety in healthy ways.
  • Address and work through feelings of anger and frustration.
  • Enhance your self-esteem and emotional well-being.
  • Navigate personal and school-related challenges with confidence.

Creating a Safe Space for Growth

I am committed to creating a welcoming, confidential, and non-judgmental environment. It's a place where you can freely express yourself, explore your thoughts and feelings, and discover your path to emotional maturity and well-being.

Specialized Experience with Adolescents

Having dedicated a significant part of my career to working with adolescent boys, I have a deep understanding of the challenges you face during these formative years. This experience enables me to connect with you authentically, offering support that resonates with your experiences and aspirations.

Lasting Change for a Brighter Future

Change is a continuous journey, and I'm here to support you in making sustainable improvements in your life. Together, we'll develop practical strategies for lasting growth, ensuring the skills you learn here will support you well beyond our sessions.

About Me

Currently completing my master’s degree in clinical mental health counseling, my diverse background—from working with foster youth and supporting individuals overcoming addiction and trauma to providing therapy for various mental health issues—has equipped me with a broad perspective and a compassionate approach. I am passionate about working as a partner in your journey towards a happier, more fulfilled life.

Through our work together, my aim is for you to develop the tools and confidence needed to face life's challenges with resilience and to build a foundation for a rewarding future.

For more detailed information about our practice, including the full range of services we offer and our team's diverse expertise, please visit our main website.

There, you'll find everything you need to know about how we can support you and your family's journey toward healing and growth.