Bobby Scott is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), a Certified Clinical Addictions Professional (CCAP) and an Internationally Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (ICAADC). He holds a Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology. Bobby is a licensed minister. He is the owner and founder of Turning Point Counseling & Consulting. He is a clinical member of the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT) and the Mississippi Association of Addictions Professionals (MAAP).
Mr. Scott has extensive experience in both the inpatient and outpatient setting treating a wide range of issues including addictions. He has been in private practice since 1999. He was a part of the developmental and treatment team which created one of the first Juvenile Drug Courts in the state of Mississippi in DeSoto County. He also served on the team which developed the DeSoto County Adult Drug Court. He continues to provide treatment for the Juvenile Drug Court.
Bobby not only specializes in addictions but has training in (CBT) Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and DBT (Dialectical Behavioral Therapy). DBT is an evidenced based program which is effective in treating substance abuse, depression, Bi-Polar Disorder, eating disorders, anxiety and other affective disorders and personality disorders.
“I am excited to be a part of Turning Point Recovery and share our goal of helping people find that BALANCE in their lives which is too often wrecked by alcohol, drugs and other emotional stresses. “