We recognize that these are difficult times for our clients and so we have taken steps to continue to provide therapy and evaluation services while protecting your health and ours.

We continue to provide services in person in our Hickory office with appropriate distancing during and sanitizing between sessions.  All of our therapists are also providing therapy via teleheath so that you can receive services from the comfort of your home.

Please phone our offices to discuss options to continue or begin therapy during this challenging time.

Morganton (828) 433-9190

Hickory (828) 485-2195

We recognize that these are difficult times for our clients and so we have taken steps to continue to provide therapy and evaluation services while protecting your health and ours.

We continue to provide services in person in our Hickory office with appropriate distancing during and sanitizing between sessions.  All of our therapists are also providing therapy via teleheath so that you can receive services from the comfort of your home.

Please phone our offices to discuss options to continue or begin therapy during this challenging time.

Morganton (828) 433-9190

Hickory (828) 485-2195

Stan N. Bolton, MA, LCMHC

Stan N. Bolton, MA, LCMHC

Stan N. Bolton, MA, LPC

Mr. Bolton is a Licensed Professional Counselor with over 30 years of clinical experience, the last 21 years being with Mental Health Services/Family NET of Catawba County. Mr. Bolton provides individual, marital/relationship, and family therapy for adults and adolescents. In addition, he has experience in providing substance abuse assessments, treatment, and referral services. He has extensive experience in working with both situational and chronic emotional and behavioral disorders.

Mr. Bolton also served as the Program Coordinator for the Catawba Co. Employee Assistance Program (EAP), providing assessments and counseling to EAP-referred employees while providing training to supervisors of EAP companies. For over 13 years, Mr. Bolton served as a Clinical Supervisor and as a Clinical Program Manager.

Mr. Bolton primarily employs a cognitive-behavioral therapeutic approach, specifically Rational Emotive Behavioral Therapy (REBT). He uses other solution-focused and brief therapies as needed, including training in assertiveness skills, relaxation techniques, and systematic desensitization – techniques that are particularly effective in treating anxiety, panic, and phobic disorders. He has been in private practice since January 2009.