MS, LPC-TA, NCC
Bryant Prieto [pre-eh-toe] is a bilingual mental health therapist, proficiently speaking both English and Spanish languages. He is licensed in the state of Arkansas, and is also owner of NewLeaf Counseling of the River Valley, Inc. conveniently located within Stonehaven Behavorial Health & Wellness. He received his Master of Science in 2016 at John Brown University, completing the Dual Track program in Marriage and Family Therapy and Community Counseling. He has been working in the mental health field since 2013, and is experienced in treating a variety of mental health and behavioral concerns. He has completed advanced training in Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT), and is also a trauma and grief specialist trained in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy.
Bryant is passionate about meeting clients where they are in life, providing them with support, guiding them through their process, giving them the tools for success, and strengthening the support systems in their lives in order to help them meet their therapeutic goals and objectives and bring out the best version of themselves.
He encourages clients to explore and process emotions, thoughts, and experiences, considering social/cultural differences, and implementing appropriate approaches in order to alleviate/resolve distress.
Visit my website: www.nlcounselingclinic.com
"You can't change history, but you can change its impact on the present."
- Dr. Leanne Campbell
2010 – Bachelor of Arts in Spanish, University of Arkansas, Fort Smith
2016 – Master of Science in Marriage and Family Therapy, John Brown University
Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) by the Arkansas Board of Examiners for Counselors (ARBOEC)
Specialty Licensure in Telemental Health Counseling by ARBOEC
Trauma and Grief Specialist
Trained in EMDR Therapy; currently in process for certification
Advanced Training in Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT)