Carlos Windom

Degree: Master of Arts
License: Limited Licensed Professional Counselor
Specialties: Adults, Seniors, Adjustment Issues, Anxiety/Panic/ Phobia, Behavioral Addiction, Behavioral Problems, Bi-Polar Disorder, Career Counseling, Christian Counseling/ Scriptural Integration, Communication/Relational Issues, Depression, Family Issues, Grief and Loss, Group Counseling, Life Transitions, Marital Counseling, Men’s Issues, Military/Veteran’s Issues, Mood Disorders, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Parenting Issues, PTSD, Self-Control/Impulse Issues, Self-Esteem Issues, Social Problems, Stress Management, Trauma and Abuse

Biographical Information: Carlos is a lifelong native of Detroit, MI. For over 25 years he has been dedicated to helping inner city families, men, women, teens and children discover and embrace a life of resilience and confidence. By walking with them through various challenges or traumas and empowering them to overcome significant setbacks, many have gone on to live happier and healthier lives. Carlos has worked with various community organizations such as: Detroit Metro Youth for Christ, Central Detroit Christian and Highland Park Community Outreach.

A veteran of the United States Marine Corps from 2000 to 2006 Carlos was deployed to Iraq from 2003 to 2004. Upon returning home he received Medical Assistant training from the National Institute of Technology in 2005 and worked for the Henry Ford Health System. After 3 years he returned to his alma mater newly named Everest Institute, where he taught Medical Assistance for 5 years. During this time, Carlos recognized the growing need for mental and emotional health services. Upon receiving a Master’s Degree in Counseling, from Siena Heights University in 2017, he was recruited by Grace Counseling Center newly named Perspectives Counseling Detroit in 2019. He currently works to help individuals, couples and families address and overcome personal and collective life challenges. He also does work with The Navigators ministry organization as a discipleship mentor for men and women in his community.

As a Counselor and Mentor in his community, Carlos’s vision is for all people to experience self-actualization by discovering their true authentic self and purpose. “ I’ve made many mistakes getting here. Knowing who you are internally helps you to skillfully navigate life externally. Living in the light of your spiritual truth is the key to fulfillment on earth.”