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Dennis Grove MS, MHP, LMHC, CDPT

 


Training, Credentials, and Professional Background:

 

Dennis Grove is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor with the State of Washington (No. LH60336500). His 20 years of experience include providing evidence-based experiential, ACT (Acceptance and Commitment Therapy) and CRT (Cognitive Remediation Therapy), in individual, family, and group counseling with adults and teens. He has a Master's of Science degree from California State University, Fresno with an emphasis and passion for experiential therapy and genuine, compassionate, direct communication. He has a broad background treating addictions, eating disorders, trauma, and co-occurring mental health illness.


His clinical settings have been in hospitals, residential treatment facilities, outpatient clinics, and chemical dependency treatment centers. For 10 years Dennis served as the head of the experiential therapy department and challenge course director in a mental health center serving adolescents and families working to recover from addiction and trauma. In 2012 he joined Eating Recovery Center of Washington as a mental health clinician, providing individual and group therapy and helped develop integrated addiction treatment with patients recovery from eating disorders.  

 

 

Theoretical Orientation and Approach to Counseling:

Since 1992, Dennis has been interested in creating experiential activities which build skillful actions in difficult situations. He approaches learning through experiential, evidence-based ACT and CRT strategies and believes in the value of exposure and practice to build competence. He employs a wide variety of methods including photography, music, and collaborative team activities. Dennis brings a perspective that change is difficult, progress is often uneven, and connection & small, committed actions build recovery. Creativity, compassion, authenticity, and humor are strengths he brings to provide the highest quality to the clients he serves.

 
Contact Dennis:


dennis@icswa.com

206.216.5000 ext. 102

(If you are interested in setting up an appointment please contact the ICS Office Manager)