The Counseling Alliance of Virginia

Benjamin Harris III

Benjamin Harris III, LPC

Director of Community Based Services

Benjamin Harris III, also known as Trey, has received his Master’s degree in Counseling from Eastern Mennonite University and is a Resident in Counseling, currently working towards his licensure as a Community-Based Counselor at CAVA. Trey has received training in topics such as; Strategies for Trauma Awareness and Resilience (STAR) Training, Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST), and Motivational Interviewing (MI) Training. Trey works from a Structural Family Therapy model with influences from theories like Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Mindfulness, and Psychodynamic Interpersonal Therapy. His experiences allow him to work clinically with a variety of clients dealing with depression, anxiety, anger management, PTSD (and/or related traumas), autism spectrum disorder, grief, and many other mental health conditions and diagnoses, working with all ages with a current emphasis on children and adolescents. Trey looks forward to working with you and your family!

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