7 Things to Consider When Choosing a Therapist

 7 Things to Consider When Choosing a Couples Therapist David Mortellaro has been in family counseling practice for 32 years. He founded Southwest Virginia‚Äôs ABT Counseling in Roanoke 25 years ago. There are almost 30 counselors on the ABT Counseling staff. He...

Marriage is Hard Work.

 Marriage is Hard Work ABT Counseling’s Bobby Jessup loves to do marriage counseling. He says that marriages and families are where his heart resonates most for his patients. “I have a strong pro marriage bias and I believe that no effort is to be...

Meet Bobby Jessup

 Meet Bobby Jessup, LPC, LMFT   ABT’s Bobby Jessup is a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. He’s been in practice here since the late 1990’s. ABT Counseling is the only place where he’s...

Meet Amy Elliott

 Meet Amy Elliott, LPC, LMFT   ABT’s Amy Elliott is a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. She suggests the key to a healthy mental life is a healthy balanced life… balancing your work life, your home...

David Mortellaro: Choosing a Therapist

ABT Counseling Clinical Director and Founder Dave Mortellaro has been in practice for 32 years. ABT Counseling began 25 years ago. His primary areas of focus are mood disorders, couples counseling, and faith-based counseling. He is also a trained mediator. In this...