Jackson Morehead, MA, RN
Jackson Morehead is a licensed psychotherapist (LLP and LPC) in the state of Michigan with over 12 years of combined professional experience working in medical, mental health and academic settings.
Jackson earned his Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology from Moody Theological Seminary and Graduate School. Throughout his counseling studies and into professional practice, Jackson has emphasized the use of multiple empirically validated therapeutic techniques to help clients with anxiety, depression, vocational and ministry concerns, loss and grief, issues in life adjustment, addiction, and much more. With every person he works with, Jackson seeks to provide a personalized, comprehensive and compassionate treatment plan with a strong emphasis on the therapeutic relationship. Jackson believes every person matters and so does their story. Each person carries a unique set of experiences and needs which influences their course of therapy. Outside of his individual practice at Arbor Psychology, he currently works as a Faculty Assistant and Clinic Manager of InterSessions Counseling Center at Moody Theological Seminary and as a co-facilitator of group therapy providing Cognitive Behavioral Therapy to clients coping with chronic medical illness.
Prior to his graduate studies in counseling, Jackson completed a Bachelor of Science in Sports Health and Wellness Promotion as well as a Bachelor of Science in Nursing both from the University of Colorado. He worked for several years as an inpatient nurse in acute medical and surgical settings at the University of Colorado Hospital as well as in the Cardiac Intensive Care Unit at Sparrow Hospital in Lansing, Michigan. He previously taught nursing as an Adjunct Faculty at Regis University in Denver, Colorado and served as a clinical nursing educator. Additionally, Jackson worked as a Strength and Conditioning Coach Intern at the United States Air Force Academy where he developed and implemented performance training for over forty Division 1 athletes.
For any client seeking Christian centered treatment, Jackson specializes in Christian integration which connects Christian theology to the interventions used in therapy. Christian integration aims to offer thoughtful and compassionate spiritual care and guidance in relation to the client’s presenting problems.
Jackson has always had a heart to help people in their times of need. From years of experience as a bedside nurse, to working with youth in Colorado or mentoring fathers in inner-city Detroit, he loves to meet people where they are at. He uses his personal passions alongside his professional and educational background to help address the complexities of life and partner in creating positive and productive changes.