He/Him/HisLicensed Mental Health Counselor, LMHC Practice: ARISE Psychotherapy Services, Inc. Specialties • Insurance & Fees • Locations
William Hockenhull is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) with ARISE Psychotherapy Services. William provides individual psychotherapy services via video telehealth to teens and adults of all ages. William obtained his Master of Counseling Psychology degree from Framingham State University. He has been working in the field of mental health for over 10 years.
William is a highly skilled therapist who provides a compassionate and non-judgmental space designed to promote healing and personal growth for everyone he works with. William utilizes multiple evidence-based approaches in his work, including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), and Solution Focused therapy. Having expertise in a wide range of approaches to therapy enables William to individualize his work to each client’s unique needs and circumstances. William carefully and mindfully works with each person to identify what their goals are for therapy, and then collaboratively develops a plan with them tailored to working towards these goals.
William offers therapy services to individuals who are facing challenges in a wide variety of areas, including with depression, anxiety, struggles in their personal relationships, past trauma, life transitions, self-esteem, and stress management. William has a unique ability to connect with folks through his compassion and genuine passion for helping people. When combined with his strong clinical skills and expertise, this fosters an environment that is conducive to personal growth and healing. William is invested in helping everyone he works with reach their goals for therapy, and will offer the respect, compassion, and attention everyone deserves when putting their trust in a therapist.
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
Stress management - Strengthening effective ways of coping with the stress of life and change; managing expectations of self and others
Autism spectrum disorder - Support understanding the diagnosis and related challenges and strengths; skill-building in areas of daily routine, transitions, coping with overwhelming sensory experiences, social skills, and emotion identification and regulation
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
Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) - Reducing unwanted intrusive thoughts and rituals by gradually building comfort and confidence facing difficult fears, thoughts, and emotions
Years of Experience: 5 years
Ocean State Behavioral, Clinical Supervisor, 2018 - 2023
RCS Learning Center, Behavioral Therapist, 2012 - 2023
Framingham State University , Master of Counseling Psychology, 2018
Rhode Island: MHC01521