With over ten years of clinical experience, Gregory Pate believes that our inner work begins with gaining a keen awareness of our past.  It is in the past that we hold the core of our physical, mental, and emotional experiences. Greg's mission is to support his clients in "understanding who they were and guiding them on a journey to who they strive to become."

Through a psycho-dynamic approach, Greg provides treatments utilizing client-centered, reality, solution-focused, and cognitive behavioral approaches.  Furthermore, he is passionate about the mission of Amethyst Counseling with regards to building your own balance and incorporates new and innovative mindfulness techniques in his work. His areas of expertise range from addiction, stress and anger management, anxiety, depression, relationship issues and other general problems in living.

Greg provides individual therapy and counseling services to adolescents, adults, families and couples.  As a culturally competent counselor, he serves all people regardless of race, ethnicity, socioeconomic status, gender and sexual orientation.  In an environment rooted in safety, mutual respect, and open communication, he looks forward to creating working relationships aimed at healing both body and mind.