Everyone deserves to feel empowered and make positive changes in their lives. People have the natural ability to cope with difficulties and grow from their experiences yet may sometimes need assistance when they become stuck. 

A.B.L.E is currently a solo private counseling practice. If you’re looking for a change, you’ve found a place to achieve better living with empowerment.

Joshua C. Hulen, MEd, LPC, NCC
Licensed Professional Counselor


Please ask for a specific service when making an appointment.
• Individual Counseling

• Family Counseling
• EAP Counseling
• Mindfulness Training
• Life Coaching
• Neurofeedback Training
• Professional Consultation


Training Background

I graduated from the University of Missouri with a Master’s in Education (M.Ed.) in Counseling Psychology, with an emphasis in Rehabilitation Counseling. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and a National Certified Counselor (NCC).


Approach to Therapy

I have an eclectic therapeutic orientation and often use Mindfulness Practice, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, The Nurtured Heart Approach, and Neurofeedback. I feel it is important to view each individual from his or her unique cultural experience with a nonjudgmental stance. I use a holistic approach and often work from the biopsychosocial model to address the systemic nature of health and functioning. I enjoy positive psychology and prefer to focus less on pathology and more on solutions, strengths, and assets.
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