MIchael b. Taylor, LMFT
Speaker ♦ Educator ♦ Counselor
Michael is a dynamic presenter, consistently receiving excellent reviews for his informative and engaging content. He speaks on a variety of topics, including communication, marriage, addiction issues, motivational topics and employee concerns. He has appeared on local television discussing couples issues and stress management. WFPL’s State of Affairs has archived recordings on the web of presentations on “Kids & Depression”, “Parenting Teenagers”, and “Dealing with Holiday Stress”.
Michael has provided education services to employers, churches and hospitals since 2001.
Michael has been in the mental health field for over 30 years, specializing in couples therapy and treatment of adolescents and adult trauma victims, as well as adults with depression & anxiety issues. He is certified in Emotionally Focused Therapy for Couples Counseling (EFT is the latest research-based treatment for couples available, with over 75% success rate). He is co-facilitator of a Victims of Infidelity therapy group, and is trained in hypnosis therapy.
Practicing as a licensed Marriage & Family Therapist in Kentucky since 1997
Masters of Divinity in Pastoral Counseling from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
Post-masters certification in Marriage and Family Therapy from the University of Louisville.
Clinical Member of the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapists
Member, Kentucky Association for Marriage and Family Therapists.
Former Director of Counseling for the Highlands Community Ministries school-based programs.
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