Ken Burns has always possessed the yearning to help others. This desire helped motivate him to return to college as an adult learner. He graduated from Suffolk County Community College’s notable honors program. From there, graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor’s degree from SUNY Stony Brook, he then went on to earn his Master’s Degree in Social Work from the Advanced Standing Master’s program.
His passion and specialty is working with couples. He strives to help people achieve comforting, loving and lasting relationships. In addition, he counsels adolescents, adults and families.
His approach is a blend of Eastern philosophy and Western theory to give clients a whole person (mind-body-spirit) approach to therapy. Through lectures, publications and seminars, Ken continually keeps himself current with the latest findings in psychology and how neurology, biology and pharmacology affect a person’s psychological well-being.
Ken has experience and training in Emotional Focused Couples Therapy, Critical Crisis Intervention, Positive Parenting, and ACOA (Adult Children of Alcoholics}.