C.J. Massie, MA, LPC, LCPC

C.J. is a licensed professional clinical counselor in both Missouri and Illinois who maintains multiple professional certifications and holds his masters in Professional Counseling. He brings a variety of experiences in residential addiction, outpatient mental health and clinical research settings. C.J. specializes in life transitions, stress management, job performance coaching, anger management and couples counseling. He strives to meet each person where they are and draws from evidence-based approaches for support. His personal counseling philosophy originates from the idea of “first seek to understand, before being understood.” C.J. says he is humbled to be a part of the BJC EAP team and honored to work with the clients he serves. Outside of his consultant role, he spends much of his time going on adventures with his family, studying martial arts and cooking. C.J. says the best part of his job is getting to walk alongside each person in their journey, and assist in discovering the strengths that help them live a fulfilling life.