Terence Reaves, LCSW

Terence received a Bachelors degree in Sociology from Winston-Salem State University and a Masters degree in Social Work, with a clinical concentration, from Virginia Commonwealth University.

Terence comes to MySpectrum with over ten years of experience working in outpatient and inpatient psychiatric settings, specializing in the treatment of children, adolescents, and adults experiencing a wide range of emotional and behavioral challenges. He has clinical experience with depression, anxiety, interpersonal relationships, personality disorders, substance use disorders, ADD/ADHD, grief/loss, intimate partner violence relationship issues, and low self-esteem. Terence’s primary areas of clinical expertise are in trauma and depression.

Terence believes that therapy can be a safe and supportive environment where you can speak freely and explore challenges in your life. Through Teletherapy, he provides a supportive, caring, non-judgmental, and responsive approach to a therapeutic relationship based on trust, open communication, and collaboration. Terence utilizes a variety of evidence-based and diverse therapeutic interventions, including Solution Focused, Person Centered, Family Systems, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Psychodynamic and Psycho-Educational Therapy, as well as Mindfulness and Meditation techniques. Terence is also trained in EMDR. Overall, Terence’s style is interactive, collaborative, encouraging, and empowering. Terence offers a personalized approach tailored for each client or family’s unique barriers, goals, and personal growth.

When not working, Terence enjoys exercising and cooking. He says, “Your emotional happiness and growth is determined not so much by what happens in life but by how you respond to what happens”.

Call us today to schedule an appointment with Terence: 804-924-2236.

To learn more about Teletherapy at MySpectrum, visit here.

Below are some specific areas that this Therapist has identified as being in their clinical skillset to treat. Please note that this is not an exhaustive list, but is presented to serve as a guide as you learn more about the Therapist and their potential match with you.

  • CBT
  • Couples Counseling
  • DBT
  • EMDR
  • Family Counseling
  • Grief/Loss
  • Internal Family Systems