Mr. Alexander West Furches, LMFT

EMDR Certified Therapist

EMDR Consultant

About Me

Please visit my website at for extensive information about me and my practice. As a full-time trauma therapist, EMDR Institute Facilitator, and EMDRIA Certified Therapist and Approved Consultant, I address complex trauma with more severe dissociative issues.

Education & Experience

Education MMFT, Trevecca Nazarene University (2010) BA, Vanderbilt University (2004) Experience Outpatient Therapist (current--Pride in NC, LLC) Facilitator for trainings (current--EMDR Institute) Outpatient Therapist (Private practice) Family therapist (Youth Villages, Inc.) Inpatient trauma therapy intern (The Mary Parrish Center)

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

EMDR Institute (Facilitator and Consultant) EMDRIA (Certified EMDR Therapist and EMDRIA Approved Consultant) American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • Children (4-12)
  • First Responders
  • Seniors
  • Underserved
  • Veterans/Military


  • English


  • BlueCross BlueShield
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Sliding Scale
  • UnitedHealth

I can accept uninsured clients for at no cost due to being a Medicaid Preferred Provider. Cash rate is 50% of community average.