Hi, my name is Ofori Asante and I am a licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Texas. I worked as a mental health technician in a behavioral hospital and a refugee resettlement agency after my first degree.
Asante graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Human Development and Family Studies from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Asante also earned a master’s in Counseling and Sociology from Texas A&M University, Commerce.
Asante has been a licensed professional counselor for the past 10 years and his clinical background includes work with college students, children, adolescents, and families. He is a nationally certified counselor and a member of the Texas Counseling Association (TCA).
His areas of interest include leadership, conference presentations on diverse issues among college students and their families, multicultural and diversity issues. Asante’s primary research interest includes marital satisfaction in intercultural couples.
Asante have vast experience working with those who suffer from chronic mental illness including schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, depression, and anxiety. He also has a wealth of experience working with those struggling with self-esteem, phobias, self-worth, poor relationships, and grief.
Asante was the Truax Scholarship recipient in 2005 and the outstanding master’s level student in the department of Counseling Texas A&M University – Commerce in 2003 and 2005 year.
Asante also does marital counseling and is also available to the clients specifically looking for biblical counseling. Asante completed his doctoral education in Texas A&M University – Commerce looking at Marital Satisfaction among Filipino Americans and European Americans in intercultural marriages.
He is a counselor supervisor for the state of Texas when it comes to license professional counseling training from 2010 to present. He is married with two beautiful children and is involved in his church and teaches Sunday school and lead prayers.