therapist and counselor billy sweeter

Billy Sweeter

Clinical Therapist

Focus Areas

Anxiety, Depression, Anger Management, PTSD, OCD, Chronic Illness/Disabilities, Bipolar Disorder, Personality Disorders, Geriatric Challenges, Grief

Biography

Billy strongly believes that an individual’s mental health challenges do not define who they are, and do not have to control their lives. Billy will work with you to view things from a new perspective that is empowering, fulfilling, and life changing. He believes that everyone holds the key to unlocking that perspective, but sometimes we need guidance in order to achieve that goal.

Over the past several years, Billy has worked with individuals battling mental health challenges. He has counseled individuals with mental health disorders such as anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, adjustment disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, posttraumatic stress disorder, personality disorders, and others.

Billy utilizes various treatment modalities such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Narrative Therapy, motivational interviewing, strength-based therapy, and solution-focused therapy. He enjoys working with diverse populations and focuses on  person-centered therapy. His goal is to establish a safe space for clients where they can progress and utilize their own strengths to achieve stability and success.

Billy received his master’s degree in Social Work through the University of Michigan in 2014. Since then, he has worked at a non-profit organization doing group therapy and individual counseling, and managed and facilitated therapy at a short-term residential/detox facility. Billy is excited join the excellent team at Red Cedar Counseling. Billy lives in the area with his wife, Sarah, and their beloved dog, Charlie.