Sam Fuge will receive his master’s degree in Clinical Mental Heath Counseling from Messiah University in August 2021. Sam received his undergraduate education at West Virginia University and has worked as both a high school teacher as well as a paramedic. Sam’s areas of expertise lie in working with individuals suffering from trauma, grief, depression, relationship issues and anxiety. He is also passionate about working in areas of crisis and treating first responders. In the near future, Sam plans to pursue training in motivational interviewing, eye movement dissociation and reprocessing (EMDR), and he hopes to earn a certification in trauma therapy. He lives in the area with his rescued dog, Marilyn!