Brian Murray is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) and National Board Certified Counselor (NCC) providing professional counseling services in Longwood and the greater Central Florida area.

Brian has been involved with counseling, leadership and church ministry for over 20 years. Through his experiences, he has learned that when a person experiences freedom of the heart in life and relationships, this can be one of life's greatest gifts.

Brian is a U.S Army Veteran having served as an Infantryman. After his service, he spent the next 15 years in a corporate career. It was during this time he pursued his Master's degree in counseling answering a calling to serve those who struggle in life.

As a counselor, Brian's journey has led him the opportunity to work in areas such as community funded agencies, addiction facilities, counseling at state prisons, various church settings and working in private practice. After 2 years of owning his own practice in Longwood FL he joined his current position with The LifeWorks Group located in Winter Park.

Brian's approach in counseling sessions is by working alongside of his clients and has been described as approachable and easy to talk to. This method helps clients gain insight into their struggles leading to resolve. Brian is also trained in Accelerated Resolution Therapy, a rapid eye movement technique used to help relieve psychological trauma images and their associated emotions, as well as Dialectical Behavioral Therapy used to help people manage very strong emotions as often found in Borderline Personality clients.

Brian holds a Master of Science degree in Counseling Psychology from Palm Beach Atlantic University. He is married to his wife Lisa for the past 16 years and has one daughter and 2 stepsons. His hobbies include spending time in God's great outdoors fishing, kayaking and camping. 

Brian Murray, LMHC