Mr. J. Alex Castro Croy, MA LPC LAC CHT ATP

(He/him/his )

EMDR Certified Therapist

EMDR Consultant

Online Therapy

About Me

Alex is a Licensed Addiction Counselor and Licensed Professional Counselor, and is currently working on his Ph.D. in Depth Psychology. Mr. Castro is the Clinical Director and president of Life Recovery Centers in Northglenn and Denver, Colorado. Mr. Castro has over 15 years combined experience as a Drug Court Probation Officer, EMDR, Trauma and addiction counselor. He also currently works as an Adjunct professor at Metro State University in the Human Services Department. He is a Bilingual/bicultural Certified EMDR therapist and EMDR consultant-in-training.

Education & Experience

BS- Human Services-Mental Health concentration- Metro State University of Denver MA-Community Counseling- Regis University Ph,D Candidate-ABD- Pacifica Graduate Institute

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

Colorado Association of Addiction Professional Colorado Counseling Association

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Addictions
  • Alcohol/Substance Abuse
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Gender Identity
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Personality Disorders
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • Community Mental Health Center
  • Correctional Facility
  • Couples
  • Group
  • Immigrants
  • Juvenile Correctional Facility
  • LGBTQ+
  • Underserved


  • English
  • Spanish


  • Aetna
  • BlueCross BlueShield
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealth

EAP Flexible Spending Accounts Self-pay