Arete Mental Health Counseling is a company that was founded in 2013 with the motto of helping each individual reach their highest human potential.
The word Arete is a Latin word that was first used by Greek society, sometimes translated as "virtue", the word actually means something closer to "being the best you can be", or "reaching your highest human potential".
At Arete we stand by that meaning with our staff and counselors giving the client with their help the best treatment available. Our outstanding staff of employees are here to make your visit as easy and relaxing as possible. From making sure you are offered refreshments when you walk in as you wait for your counselor, to getting you scheduled for your appointment before you walk out of the door.
Our experienced counselors have over 20 years of experience between them and are referenced as followed.
- Killeen, Texas Staff
Clint Anderson - President, LMFT
He received his education at Oklahoma State University. He graduated in May of 2001 with his Masters of Science with a specialization in Marriage and Family Therapy. He has worked in outpatient and inpatient services, residential with both adults and adolescence. He has functioned in capacities both as a clinician and in administrative roles. He is married and the father of three adult children with one granddaughter.
Brian O'Riley Cobb - LCSW
Brian received his Master of Social Work from Walla Walla University in 1995. He spent 12 years in private practice specializing in evaluation and treatment of sexual behavior problems. He has worked on the forensic units in the Department of Corrections in Colorado and Washington State. His specialties include, evaluation and treatment of sexually acting out behaviors, couples counseling, cognitive behavioral therapy, mindfulness, domestic violence therapy, LGBT therapy and polygraph testing. He has been married for 22 years and lives in Austin Texas.
Shiloh Martin - LPC, CCMHC, NCC
After serving in the US Army, Shiloh went back to school and completed his graduate studies in Community Counseling at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in 2006. Due to his specialized training and experience Shiloh received the Certified Clinical Mental Health Counselor recognition. He specializes in prevention, assessment, and treatment of children, individuals, couples and families dealing with behavioral problems, relationship issues, life cycle and developmental crises, and other issues which may be affecting family, individual and/or couple life and living.
Danita Davis - LCSW
Danita was accepted into the Advanced Standing School of Social Work Program at the University of Texas at Austin and received her Master of Science in Social Work Degree, with a concentration in children, adolescents, and families, in 2003. Danita has worked in the areas of Child Welfare, School Social Work, and Psychiatric Social Work. Danita uses a Strengths-Based Empowerment and eclectic theoretical approach and currently works with adult individuals and couples who present with various mental health disorders, relationship issues, and psychosocial stressors that interfere with healthy social, family, and occupational functioning.
Elaine Borkowski, CPCS - Office/ Credentialing Manager
Lisa Perez - Finance Officer