Benjamin H Stocking


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Benjamin Stocking, Ph.D.

Dr. Stocking earned his Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from the University of Tennessee and completed his pre-doctoral internship at the University of Miami Counseling Center. Prior to joining the University of Miami Counseling Center, he worked for two years in an intensive outpatient substance abuse treatment center in Eastern Tennessee. He also has a background working with individuals struggling with eating disorders and body image concerns. He views therapy as a collaborative relationship in which he empowers his clients to live more authentic, mindful, spontaneous, and value-driven lives. In addition to his therapy work, Dr. Stocking has extensive university/college teaching experience and loves interacting and engaging with the campus community. Dr. Stocking’s areas of clinical interest include couples counseling, eating issues, questioning or transitioning away from religion, substance-related issues, stress-reduction, family of origin issues, group therapy, campus outreach, men’s issues, and working with struggling athletes and musicians. Dr. Stocking is fluent in Spanish and Portuguese and welcomes the expression and celebration of diversity and culture in therapy.