About me

I am licensed in Missouri with 30 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, coping with addictions, relationship issues, & family conflicts. I believe that you are the expert of your story and that you have many strengths that will assist you in overcoming things that challenge you. Taking the first step to sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting started!


  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Addictions
  • Relationship issues
  • Family conflicts
  • Depression
Also experienced in:
Abandonment , Aging and Geriatric Issues , Attachment Issues , Avoidant Personality , Blended Family Issues , Body Image , Caregiver Issues and Stress , Chronic Pain Illness and Disability , Co-morbidity , Codependency , Read more...
Years of Experience: 30

Services offered

  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video


MO LCSW 2012025066


These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for James Dempsey. We don't pay anyone to provide their review and they are all made voluntarily. Some people's experience receiving therapy with Teen Counseling might be different.

Written on May 21, 2023 after therapy with James for 2 months

James is great, he is very engaging and he adds a pleasant light touch which I find comforting

Written on Apr 01, 2023 after therapy with James for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, self esteem, bipolar disorder, coaching, compassion fatigue, and adhd

James is an open minded individual who listens to me when I’m in distress I recommend him to anyone who feels down

Written on Mar 28, 2023 after therapy with James for 3 weeks on issues concerning relationship

James is a great therapist, has great knowledge and understanding and has helped me enormously

Written on Mar 07, 2023 after therapy with James for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, grief, eating disorders, sleeping disorders, self esteem, and anger management

James was welcoming and kind in our first session and has a lot of insight and information and is ready to help and guide from first session.

Work with me!