Mark D Sparks
He/Him/HisLicensed Certified Social Worker-Clinical, LCSW-C Specialties • Insurance & Fees • Locations
Mark D. Sparks is a licensed clinical social worker in St. Augustine, Florida. His office is located at 248 Southpark Circle East. Mark specializes in Severe Persistent Mental Illness, Anxiety, Depression, Bipolar, Borderline Personality Disorder, Trauma, and Grief counseling. Mark uses wide range of therapy modalities which include Motivational Interviewing, CBT, DBT, RCBT, Interpersonal Therapy, and EMDR. He believes client problems can be complex requiring multiple modalities for full restoration. Mark is accepting new clients in-person and via telehealth. He works with a diverse demographic of clients from various cultures and age groups, from 15 years old to 65+.
Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)
Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life
Borderline personality disorder - Increasing insight into relational patterns and destructive behaviors; development of coping strategies for uncomfortable emotions or situations; skills for emotional identification and regulation.
Aging related concerns - Coping with memory loss, loss of independence, and other physical and/or mental impacts of aging. May include support for family or caregivers and resource planning for changes in living situation.
Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse
Relationship issues - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating
This provider can support you in getting reimbursement from your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement. Here are the out-of-network billing options they provide:
Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.
Years of Experience: 3 years
SMA Healthcare, FACT Clinician/Therapist, 2018 - 2023
Capella University, MSW, 2020