Stan Barnes is a National Board Certified, Licensed Professional Counselor with over 30 years working with children and families. He worked as a counselor for the Division of Youth Services for 18 years and as a clinician for Safe Schools/ Healthy Student Program with the Springfield R-12 school system. Stan is also certified as a Juvenile Sex Offender Counselor by the University of Louisville. Stan specializes working with youth who have been sexually abused or who have sexually harmed others. Stan believes that parents and children possess many strengths which they can bring to the treatment process. Stan also believes that change is possible. The goal in treatment is to work together in order to tap into these strengths finding practical solutions to difficult life issues.