Gary Bailey, MA, MSW, PhD

Dr. Gary Bailey is a licensed clinical social worker with master’s degrees in social work and psychology and a Ph.D. in leadership studies. He is based in Burlington, North Carolina, where is the clinical director and owner of Alamance Life Works EAP PLLC. He is an EQi- 2.0 certified professional who employs EMDR, and cognitive/behavioral techniques to offer clients concrete tools to address challenges. His research interests include emotional intelligence and enhancing relationship communication in personal and professional settings. Additionally, he assists with conflict resolution and empowering individuals to achieve their full potential. Dr. Bailey employs a personable style, solid professionalism, and ease with individuals seeking to change their lives to become more self-actualized. This truly is a hallmark of his work. He uses EMDR, cognitive/behavioral approaches incorporating spirituality, and emotional intelligence assessments in looking at problem-solving. In a distinguished career as a psychotherapist and researcher in emotional intelligence, transformational leadership, and job satisfaction, he has made national presentations and training for corporate clients, as well as education and counseling, He consistently demonstrates his ability to understand the needs of his clients and to establish solid rapport.