Hollis has a Master of Social Work degree from Wayne State University and a Bachelor's in Religious Education from Detroit Bible College. He founded Center of Behavioral Therapy in 1983. He is community oriented and desires to provide avenues for therapists to build their private practice. Hollis is a client-focused clinician with a strong commitment to serving the needs of youth and families. Having over 30 years of experience as a public school social worker, Hollis is passionate in providing culturally competent treatment for African American children, youth and families. Mr. Evans has been a presenter of numerous seminars and workshops related to family issues, concerns of particular interest to the Christian community, compulsive gambling, and various mood disorders. He has also been a regular guest on Christian radio discussing issues relative to mental health and the Christian community. His areas of specialty include: youth and families, marital couples, employee performance, disability claims, and the treatment of grief and loss and depressive disorders.
Hollis M. Evans, LMSW
Our clinic provides a variety of treatment approaches designed to meet the needs of each individual, using the diverse educational background, skills, and expertise of our therapists. CBT offers a broad range of outpatient services to children, adults, and families. We strive to fulfill our mission by working with people to contribute to their personal growth, helping them learn more about themselves as unique individuals, and leading them toward more productive and fulfilling lives
Meet the Team
Center of Behavioral Therapy has empowered individuals to make desired changes in their spiritual, emotional, and social lives through quality behavioral health services since 1983
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Gaynella Jackson, LMSW
Gaynella has a Master of Social Work (MSW) degree from the University of Michigan and a Bachelor of Science in Social Work degree from Mercy College. Gaynella’s areas of expertise include self-esteem, grief/loss, depression, anxiety, life and work transitions, relationship issues such as separation and divorce, and issues of particular concern to women such as domestic violence and sexual assault. Gay’s treatment experience is from over 20 years in the field of social work having worked in various settings from private practice, municipal, hospital, and nonprofit settings. Gay also brings business experience to the services she provides having owned several business enterprises and provided business coaching to managers and executives in goal setting, team building, organizational behavior, and career planning. She can assist professional clients and corporate groups with this expertise.
C. Anthony Keeling, LMSW, LMFT, BCD
C. Anthony has nearly 40 years of clinical experience providing mental health, psychotherapy, and counseling services to adults and families. Mr. Keeling holds both a Master of Social Work and Master of Education in Guidance and Counseling degrees from the University of Michigan. He has a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from the Virginia Union University. He is a Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) and a Board Certified Diplomate in Clinical Social Work and specializes in the treatment of various diagnoses: anxiety disorders, depressive disorders, character disorders, addictions, substance abuse, and mood disorders. As a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), he also provides couples and family therapy. Board Certified Diplomate of the American Board of Forensic Counseling, Mr. Keeling specializes in the area of criminal justice evaluation and counseling. He served as field instructor for graduate, doctoral, and psychiatric residents at the Wayne County court. This experience lends itself to providing services to individuals involved in the court system.
Do you like to help people? Wouldn't it be great to help others achieve their dreams while you achieve yours? If this sounds appealing to you, come grow with us! CBT is a growing company whose mission is to empower people to make desired life changes. If you have the entrepreneurial spirit and would like to branch out in your own private practice, then CBT has the network for you. Contact the Practice Manager at 313-592-1765 to inquire.