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Gary Hees, MA, LPC

Gary Hees

Gary D. Hees MA, LPC was born, raised and educated in Houston, Texas.  After a  successful twenty-two year  career in information processing, Gary made the decision to change careers and enter the Behavioral Health field.  He received his Master’s degree from the University of Houston-Clear Lake in Psychology-Marriage and Family Therapy.  Gary has been licensed in Texas, and now in Arizona, for fourteen years.  During that time he has worked with adolescents in an Alternative Education Program, with adult Co-Occuring disordered clients in a Community Mental Health setting that included hospitals, a Partial Hospital Program and outpatient therapy, and in a private Therapeutic Boarding School for adolescent women.

Gary brings a foundational developmental and systemic perspective focused by training in Ericksonian Hypnosis, Motivational Interviewing, Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing, Pia Mellody’s Post-Induction Model as well as multiple Family Therapy modalities such as Structural, Strategic, Narrative and Brief Solution-Focused therapy.  In addition, Gary has years of experience working with addictions of all kinds as well as depression, anxiety, obsessive-compulsive disorder and bipolar disorder.