Mr. Kerry M. Wallis, M.S., LMHC (QS), CAP, SAP, BRI-1
Mr. Wallis’ work is based on the belief that people want freedom from the bonds of life’s challenges. Mr. Wallis is well known for his warm, personal and nonjudgmental approach to assisting individuals attain self-sufficiency. With over 24 years of direct clinical practice with diverse populations, Mr. Wallis has hands-on experience with all forms of mental health and substance use disorders. Mr. Wallis uses cognitive behavioral therapy and EMDR (for trauma) as the guiding force behind his work. Mr. Wallis believes that psychotherapy can help individuals most effectively use their resources to increase self-understanding, to improve decision making and create a path to the life they want to live.
Mr. Kerry M. Wallis began his work in 1992 in the mental health/chemical dependency field in New York City, New York where he worked in a multicultural and multiethnic environment. Mr. Wallis moved to Boynton Beach, Florida in 2007 and opened up his own private practice in 2009. Mr. Wallis is a certified EMDR clinician and an Approved Consultant in EMDR. He has taught Psychology, Behavioral Science and Sociology classes from 1993-2005 at Mercy College and Westchester Community College in New York. Mr. Wallis earned his Master’s Degree from Long Island University in 1993. He has completed all required course and internship requirements towards a Ph.D. in clinical psychology from Walden University. Mr. Wallis has over 24 years of management and administrative experience.