Aspire Professional Counseling Services, LLC

David Teare M.Ed., Ed.S., LPCC-S

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About Aspire

What is Aspire PCS?

  • Aspire PCS is a private mental health counseling practice offering therapeutic services for a variety of mental health needs. Counseling services for individuals, couples, and families are offered.
  • We help people who are struggling with common, yet difficult life challenges, as well as the following more complex  problems: 
    • Trauma and abuse
    • Depression and anxiety 
    • Various addictions
    • Chronic and harmful relationship patterns  
    • Conflicted family dynamics
    • Coping with an ongoing mental health diagnosis, or learning to support a loved one who does.

The Mission of Aspire PCS

To help individuals, couples, and families solve problems, experience a greater sense of well-being, and improve relationships   

How We Help

  • Counseling services at Aspire are provided by experienced, compassionate, professional counselors.
  • Our counselors are client-focused and utilize a collaborative approach where a genuine therapeutic relationship is fostered.  
  • Counseling services are offered at a reasonable cost, including a sliding scale fee for those who qualify
  • On-line counseling services are available.   
  • Biblically-based Christian counseling is offered for those seeking a spiritually-focused, Christ-centered counseling approach.   

Services provided by Aspire

Individual and Family Mental Health Counseling

We help individuals and families who are struggling with common, yet difficult life circumstances, as well as those who struggle with addiction and/or experience more complex mental health problems. 

Marriage Counseling

Effective work with couples requires specific skills and techniques.  We are skilled in working with relationships that are in need of healing and repair, as well those that require problem prevention and relationship enhancement.

Online E-counseling

When it is beneficial and convenient for you, we can meet confidentially, online, for individual and couples sessions.

Informative Presentations, Trainings, Seminars and Workshops

Events are customized for your group's mental health and relational needs and interests.

Biblically-Based Christian Counseling

Biblically-based Christian counseling is offered for those seeking a spiritually-focused, Christ-centered counseling approach.   

David Teare Clinical Counselor

David Teare M.Ed., Ed.S., LPCC-S

David received a BA in both Psychology and Music in 1994. He received his master’s degree in counseling from Kent State University in 1999 and a master’s degree in school counseling in 2006.  David has received advanced training and has in-depth experience counseling and teaching in several areas related to mental health and the learning process, including the following:

  • Recovery from addictions
  • Motivational interviewing w/adolescents 
  • Emotion-focused couples therapy
  • Marriage recovery and individual healing after infidelity
  • Solution-focused therapy
  • Trauma work and trauma-informed care
  • Identifying and alleviating the affects of  adverse childhood experiences  and problems related to family of origin
  • Healing the impact from childhood sexual and physical abuse  
  • Depression and anxiety
  • Autism and ADHD
  • The role of executive functioning in learning and child behavior
  • Christian counseling and spiritual formation

From 2000-2015, David provided over 14,000 hours of therapy for individuals, couples, and groups in a variety of therapeutic settings. He has created and presented in-service trainings, workshops, and retreats for churches and schools addressing various topics associated with marriage enhancement, healthy communication,  and mental health. He served as an adjunct instructor for Ashland Theological Seminary from 2005-2010 where he taught  master’s level Clinical Counseling courses.   Lastly, Dave has worked for five years in a school setting as an administrator and behavior specialist with children who have endured trauma, and who struggle with mental health disabilities and behavior challenges. 

David is insightful, passionate about,  and has a genuine enthusiasm for helping people experience authentic, positive change, the fulfillment of their potential and dreams, and the realization of their higher, God-given aspirations.  

Contact Aspire

Please contact me to see how Aspire can help you

Aspire Professional Counseling Services, LLC

141 Broad Blvd, Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio 44221, United States

(330) 294-9600


Appointments currently scheduled for weekday evenings Tuesday-Friday and Saturday afternoons