Scottie Klock, Therapist in Metaire, Louisiana — Zencare
Scottie  Klock
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Scottie Klock

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, LMFT Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC
Louisiana Accepting Online
Metaire Accepting In-person
Updated October 3, 2022

Specialties & Expertise

  • Existential crisis & challenges
  • LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics
  • Life transitions
  • Loss, grief, and bereavement
  • Men's health
  • Relationship issues

Professional statement

Scottie Klock is a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with a private practice in Metairie, Louisiana. Though Scottie has a general practice, he specializes in working with clients from the LGBTQ+ community who are struggling with issues including identity conflict, coming out, self-esteem, and relationship problems.

Scottie earned a Masters of Education degree in Mental Health Counseling from University of New Orleans in 2002. He was licensed as a LPC #2966 and as a LMFT #1051 with the Louisiana LPC Board of Examiners. During his career, he has worked in mental health rehabilitations throughout New Orleans and as a manager and lead therapist for the mental health program of New Orleans oldest non-profit facility.

Scottie maintained a part-time private practice between 2006 and 2017. In 2018, he decided it was time to dedicate himself fully to working with the clientele about whom he is most passionate and who could best benefit from his experience and skill set. Since then, Scottie has helped hundreds of individuals and couples navigate through various problems and stressors while teaching them new and effective skills and coping strategies so that they will enjoy happier, more fulfilled lives.


Message to clients

Making the decision to seek counseling isn't always easy. Congratulations on coming this far! Finding a counselor who will be the right match for you is crucial to the way in which you'll perceive the therapeutic process. I know how important it is to feel like your counselor can relate to your journey and has knowledge of the culture with which you identify. I think that is why I'm so passionate about my work with the LGBTQ community. I want to always ensure that my clients have a space where they feel safe, supported, heard, and empowered. It is my mission that through the building of a positive, trusting relationship, we will work together to achieve your goals.


Specialties

Existential crisis & challenges - Supportive exploration of meaning and purpose in one’s life; finding one’s path in the face of existential anxiety, dread, and feelings of meaninglessness

LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics - Exploring topics of sexuality, gender, and identity; coping with discrimination and oppression; navigating relationship, family, and cultural challenges

Life transitions - Coping with difficult or impactful life changes, such as moving to a new area, relationship transitions, child rearing, or career changes; learning self-care to better manage resulting stress

Loss, grief, and bereavement - Emotionally preparing for the anticipated passing of a loved one; managing feelings and reactions to a death or loss of significance; support during the process of healing and acceptance

Men's health - Expertise in working with adult men; providing a safe and understanding space to address life challenges and promote physical and mental health

Relationship issues - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Insurance

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • United Healthcare

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $120 (50min)
  • Initial session: $120 (50min)

Location(s)

Online Sessions (Louisiana)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 8am - 6pm
  • Tue 8am - 6pm
  • Wed 8am - 6pm
  • Thu 8am - 6pm
  • Fri 9am - 3pm
  • Sat 9am - 12pm
  • Sun Please inquire about hours

Metaire practice
1616 Neyrey Drive, Metaire, Louisiana 70001
Accepting new clients in-person
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 8am - 6pm
  • Tue 8am - 6pm
  • Wed 8am - 6pm
  • Thu 8am - 6pm
  • Fri 9 am - 3 pm
  • Sat 9am - 12pm
  • Sun Please inquire about hours

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 20 years


University of New Orleans, M.Ed., 2002


Licensure

Louisiana: 2966


Languages

English