Marcus (he/him) is a master’s student from Texas Woman’s University studying counseling psychology. He loves spending time loving his dogs, playing video games, working out, and cooking! Marcus thinks that at its core, mental health is about empowering our authentic selves and finding new, adaptive ways to handle life’s innate suffering. This means we explore, challenge, and strengthen our truths, both in relationships and our in lives. Marcus believes that therapists serve many roles for their clients, all reliant upon a mutually authentic relationship.