Candace Byars is a Licensed Professional Counselor, employed by Cerebral. Supervised by Sophia Sills-Tailor, Licensed Professional Counselor 0701006106. Candace will soon be a Licensed Professional Counselor. She received her Masters of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Walden University with a concentration in Juvenile Forensic Counseling. Candace has experience in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Trauma Informed Care, Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), Motivational Interviewing, Adolescent Community Reinforcement Approach (A-CRA), Community Reinforcement and Family Training (CRAFT), parenting skills training, and Solution Focused Therapy. She has worked with children, adolescents, adults, elderly, LGBTQ+, court services clients, families, and couples. Candace believes in building a positive and trusting relationship with clients with a willingness to understand and empathize with clients leads to growth and positive development of the client. She is passionate in being able to make mental health care more accessible to all and reduce the stigma related to mental health care. Through this, she finds mental health paramount to being our best selves. In her personal life, Candace enjoys being able to spend time with her son and daughter, gaming, painting, and writing.
Have you ever been caught in a sea of despair and your moment of the truth is the day that you say I'm not scared. - Shinedown