Michael Kanner
Counselor, MA, NCC, APC Verified
Alpharetta, GA 30009
Not accepting new clients
Michael works with adolescents, adults, and couples to address a wide range of needs including: anxiety, depression, life adjustment, suicidal thoughts, spiritual development, sexual identity, relationship communication, conflict resolution, pre-marital education, and family systems under duress. He seeks to create a safe and collaborative space for clients to move towards hope and healing. Michael’s approach to the therapeutic process is best expressed by the Jon Kabat-Zinn quote, “You can’t stop the waves, but you can learn to surf.” Supervisor: Kim DeRamus Lareau, LPC
(678) 647-6957
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Alpharetta, GA 30009
Not accepting new clients
Michael works with adolescents, adults, and couples to address a wide range of needs including: anxiety, depression, life adjustment, suicidal thoughts, spiritual development, sexual identity, relationship communication, conflict resolution, pre-marital education, and family systems under duress. He seeks to create a safe and collaborative space for clients to move towards hope and healing. Michael’s approach to the therapeutic process is best expressed by the Jon Kabat-Zinn quote, “You can’t stop the waves, but you can learn to surf.” Supervisor: Kim DeRamus Lareau, LPC
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Beverly M Merriam
Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC Verified
Alpharetta, GA 30022
Offers online therapy
My counseling combines cognitive behavioral and family systems therapy, with a significant focus on the client's spiritual life.
For the past 20 years I've had the privilege of seeing lives changed, relationships healed, and hope restored in the lives of my clients. Be encouraged that change is available for you. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) located in the Atlanta/Alpharetta area. I specialize in individual, couples, and group therapy; including issues such as depression and anxiety, low self-esteem, life transitions, grief and loss, codependency and boundaries, pre-marital/Prepare-Enrich®, marital/relationship issues, spiritual direction, and issues of faith. I also offer Support Groups for boundaries, depression and anxiety, and Lose it For Life
(678) 929-6266
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Alpharetta, GA 30022
Offers online therapy
My counseling combines cognitive behavioral and family systems therapy, with a significant focus on the client's spiritual life.
For the past 20 years I've had the privilege of seeing lives changed, relationships healed, and hope restored in the lives of my clients. Be encouraged that change is available for you. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) located in the Atlanta/Alpharetta area. I specialize in individual, couples, and group therapy; including issues such as depression and anxiety, low self-esteem, life transitions, grief and loss, codependency and boundaries, pre-marital/Prepare-Enrich®, marital/relationship issues, spiritual direction, and issues of faith. I also offer Support Groups for boundaries, depression and anxiety, and Lose it For Life
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Suzanne Bartholomew Mahaney
Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC Verified
Alpharetta, GA 30022
Offers online therapy
My approach is family systems oriented, including the use of integrative techniques such as play Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and experiential to guide children and families in achieving their goals.
Is your child struggling with behavior problems, depression, anxiety, attention issues, anger management or just plain getting along with others? Are you feeling like your parenting is no longer working? You are about to take that important and scary first step in reaching out for help, and I would be honored to guide you on this journey.
(678) 883-7687
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Alpharetta, GA 30022
Offers online therapy
My approach is family systems oriented, including the use of integrative techniques such as play Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and experiential to guide children and families in achieving their goals.
Is your child struggling with behavior problems, depression, anxiety, attention issues, anger management or just plain getting along with others? Are you feeling like your parenting is no longer working? You are about to take that important and scary first step in reaching out for help, and I would be honored to guide you on this journey.
Sara Melton
MSW Verified
Alpharetta, GA 30022
Offers online therapy
While I tailor treatment to each individual, I often use components of Internal Family Systems Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Dialectical Behavior Therapy.
Life can often feel overwhelming and the world feels chaotic right now. You do not have to navigate it alone. With the right kind of support, meaningful change is possible. I provide a warm space where clients feel comfortable, heard, and valued. I provide tools and insight to help you break through unconscious, sabotaging patterns that keep you stuck. Through our work together, you can heal and regain control of your life. I specialize in working with women who are in transition. What that means is a lot of women come to my practice whether they are adolescents, teens, or adult women experiencing issues in their relationships.
(678) 831-6459
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Alpharetta, GA 30022
Offers online therapy
While I tailor treatment to each individual, I often use components of Internal Family Systems Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Dialectical Behavior Therapy.
Life can often feel overwhelming and the world feels chaotic right now. You do not have to navigate it alone. With the right kind of support, meaningful change is possible. I provide a warm space where clients feel comfortable, heard, and valued. I provide tools and insight to help you break through unconscious, sabotaging patterns that keep you stuck. Through our work together, you can heal and regain control of your life. I specialize in working with women who are in transition. What that means is a lot of women come to my practice whether they are adolescents, teens, or adult women experiencing issues in their relationships.
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Ryan R Schwerzmann
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT Verified
Alpharetta, GA 30022
Offers online therapy
I have over 15 years of experience treating children, couples and families using an integrated approach based on cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and family systems theories. My primary interests are in communication, self-expression, self-esteem, anxiety and behavior problems. I served as the Student and Associate Chair of the Georgia Association of Marriage and Family Therapists from 2009 -2012. I am the founder of Adaptive Therapy Counseling Group, LLC in Lilburn and Alpharetta, where I have treated individuals and families suffering from eating disorders, anxiety disorders and mood disorders for over 10 years.
(443) 616-2909
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Alpharetta, GA 30022
Offers online therapy
I have over 15 years of experience treating children, couples and families using an integrated approach based on cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and family systems theories. My primary interests are in communication, self-expression, self-esteem, anxiety and behavior problems. I served as the Student and Associate Chair of the Georgia Association of Marriage and Family Therapists from 2009 -2012. I am the founder of Adaptive Therapy Counseling Group, LLC in Lilburn and Alpharetta, where I have treated individuals and families suffering from eating disorders, anxiety disorders and mood disorders for over 10 years.
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Mary Stuart Neill
Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC, RPT-S, CPCS Verified
Alpharetta, GA 30004
I utilize a family systems model and treatment team approach.
Are you worried about your child? Are you ready for some professional help? I am a seasoned Professional Counselor and Registered Play Therapist. I am also a Certified Teacher and School Counselor. I have been helping children and families for 25 plus years. I work in a team approach with families, schools, medical professionals, etc. Please visit my website for more information and call me for a free 15 minute consult. I specialize in working with children and families from a strengths based approach. I listen; I care. I'm here.
(678) 506-7420
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Alpharetta, GA 30004
I utilize a family systems model and treatment team approach.
Are you worried about your child? Are you ready for some professional help? I am a seasoned Professional Counselor and Registered Play Therapist. I am also a Certified Teacher and School Counselor. I have been helping children and families for 25 plus years. I work in a team approach with families, schools, medical professionals, etc. Please visit my website for more information and call me for a free 15 minute consult. I specialize in working with children and families from a strengths based approach. I listen; I care. I'm here.
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Karen Williams
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT Verified
Alpharetta, GA 30022
Offers online therapy
In addition, I look at family systems and how relationships may be impacting the healing process.
Counseling is a relationship built on trust. I am honored by the opportunity to support my clients in their journey of healing, building healthy relationships and attaining their personal and professional goals. I have practiced as both a Marriage and Family Therapist in the United States and as a Clinical and Counseling Psychologist in Australia. I enjoy working with children, adolescents and adults in individual, family and group therapy sessions.
(678) 403-6382
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Alpharetta, GA 30022
Offers online therapy
In addition, I look at family systems and how relationships may be impacting the healing process.
Counseling is a relationship built on trust. I am honored by the opportunity to support my clients in their journey of healing, building healthy relationships and attaining their personal and professional goals. I have practiced as both a Marriage and Family Therapist in the United States and as a Clinical and Counseling Psychologist in Australia. I enjoy working with children, adolescents and adults in individual, family and group therapy sessions.
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Phyllis Williams, LMFT, PC
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT, CTHC Verified
Alpharetta, GA 30005
Offers online therapy
I use family systems and mindfulness techniques to help them develop insight about values, beliefs, and habits that affect their relationships.
I am licensed psychotherapist with over 20 years of experience. I specialize in the treatment of anxiety (excessive worry and stress), depression (feeling unmotivated, disinterested, and stuck), couples conflict, parent/child issues, and ADHD. I have extensive training providing therapy for teen/adolescents issues and in conflict. I work best with individuals, teens, couples, and families who prefer a hands-on and action oriented psychotherapy approach to promote change. I use cognitive behavioral, mindfulness, person-centered, and family systems techniques. Serving Decatur, Alpharetta, Forsyth, Cummings, Stone Mtn, ATL, & Conyers.
(770) 285-1909
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Alpharetta, GA 30005
Offers online therapy
I use family systems and mindfulness techniques to help them develop insight about values, beliefs, and habits that affect their relationships.
I am licensed psychotherapist with over 20 years of experience. I specialize in the treatment of anxiety (excessive worry and stress), depression (feeling unmotivated, disinterested, and stuck), couples conflict, parent/child issues, and ADHD. I have extensive training providing therapy for teen/adolescents issues and in conflict. I work best with individuals, teens, couples, and families who prefer a hands-on and action oriented psychotherapy approach to promote change. I use cognitive behavioral, mindfulness, person-centered, and family systems techniques. Serving Decatur, Alpharetta, Forsyth, Cummings, Stone Mtn, ATL, & Conyers.
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Laura H Chiu
Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC, MFT Verified
Office is near:
Alpharetta, GA 30004
I am a Christian therapist trained in many techniques, interventions, and approaches (i.e., Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Family Systems, Humanistic); however, my focus is on working with my clients to meet their need for counseling. I believe counseling is the most effective way to gain insight into how our past is directing our present and future choices. We live in a world embraced intrapersonal and interpersonal relationships that have shaped and influenced our perception of ourselves and insightful counseling helps us ascertain what is important to us. I will work with clients, who prefer to incorporate their Christian beliefs into their counseling session.
(770) 415-8653
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Office is near:
Alpharetta, GA 30004
I am a Christian therapist trained in many techniques, interventions, and approaches (i.e., Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Family Systems, Humanistic); however, my focus is on working with my clients to meet their need for counseling. I believe counseling is the most effective way to gain insight into how our past is directing our present and future choices. We live in a world embraced intrapersonal and interpersonal relationships that have shaped and influenced our perception of ourselves and insightful counseling helps us ascertain what is important to us. I will work with clients, who prefer to incorporate their Christian beliefs into their counseling session.
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Anique S Whitmore
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC Verified
Office is near:
Alpharetta, GA 30022
Offers online therapy
20 years experience has allowed me to specialize in working with sexual abuse survivors, adolescents finding their unique path in life, individual & family systems, co-parenting sessions, Guardian ad Litem, and therapeutic interventions helping individuals find out 'who they are' and their most productive mode of function .
At some time in our life we all struggle with some sort of adversity. I believe we are not judged by adversity but how we handle it. Asking for help is not always easy but it is a sign of strength. Therapy is a process of self discovery that enables you to recognize unhealthy patterns of behavior and learn effective coping strategies for optimal health and well-being. Life happens to each of us and much of life is out of our control - but how we respond to life's events is completely within our control.
(404) 890-7263
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Office is near:
Alpharetta, GA 30022
Offers online therapy
20 years experience has allowed me to specialize in working with sexual abuse survivors, adolescents finding their unique path in life, individual & family systems, co-parenting sessions, Guardian ad Litem, and therapeutic interventions helping individuals find out 'who they are' and their most productive mode of function .
At some time in our life we all struggle with some sort of adversity. I believe we are not judged by adversity but how we handle it. Asking for help is not always easy but it is a sign of strength. Therapy is a process of self discovery that enables you to recognize unhealthy patterns of behavior and learn effective coping strategies for optimal health and well-being. Life happens to each of us and much of life is out of our control - but how we respond to life's events is completely within our control.
Tara Coppola Croy
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Office is near:
Alpharetta, GA 30005
Offers online therapy
I utilize a Family Systems Model in order to involve everyone in treatment.
The challenges of life in today's society presents the need for behavioral and mental health services like never before. I have twenty-four years of experience in providing outpatient therapy to children, adolescents, and adults in order to assist them in overcoming the effects of these challenges. I utilize a solution-focused approach, because I believe that there is always a solution to every problem! I enjoy helping people understand that they have the ability to effectively cope with their emotions and life situations, which therefore enables them to live their best lives.
(678) 853-7669
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Office is near:
Alpharetta, GA 30005
Offers online therapy
I utilize a Family Systems Model in order to involve everyone in treatment.
The challenges of life in today's society presents the need for behavioral and mental health services like never before. I have twenty-four years of experience in providing outpatient therapy to children, adolescents, and adults in order to assist them in overcoming the effects of these challenges. I utilize a solution-focused approach, because I believe that there is always a solution to every problem! I enjoy helping people understand that they have the ability to effectively cope with their emotions and life situations, which therefore enables them to live their best lives.
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Lindsey Mart
Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC, CPCS Verified
Office is near:
Alpharetta, GA 30022
Offers online therapy
I am a holistic minded practitioner with training in Internal Family Systems, Interpersonal Neurobiology, Mental Health Integrative Medicine, and Complex Trauma.
I have a compassionate heart and a deep desire to show people just how much beauty and brilliance they have within themselves. My goal is to lend hope, guidance, and expertise to those in search of healing, and I wish to help my clients feel seen, honored, and safe.
(770) 334-4082
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Office is near:
Alpharetta, GA 30022
Offers online therapy
I am a holistic minded practitioner with training in Internal Family Systems, Interpersonal Neurobiology, Mental Health Integrative Medicine, and Complex Trauma.
I have a compassionate heart and a deep desire to show people just how much beauty and brilliance they have within themselves. My goal is to lend hope, guidance, and expertise to those in search of healing, and I wish to help my clients feel seen, honored, and safe.
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Micah Mabe
Associate Professional Counselor, APC, EMDR, IFS 1, TF-CBT, Verified
Office is near:
Alpharetta, GA 30022
Offers online therapy
I primarily utilize internal family systems and emotionally focused therapy approaches to help build awareness.
I enjoy working with adolescents and families as well as couples who desire to find help and resolution. My other focus is helping couples who want to understand and love their partner better to enhance their marriage; or couples, who are in conflictual relationships that are struggling with disconnection and isolation. My passion is to come alongside young men in the process of self-discovery to help grow in awareness of themselves by helping to bring resolution to problems such as pornography, anger, anxiety, depression, isolation, emotional dysregulation, loss and grief, and spiritual confusion.
(404) 724-5119
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Office is near:
Alpharetta, GA 30022
Offers online therapy
I primarily utilize internal family systems and emotionally focused therapy approaches to help build awareness.
I enjoy working with adolescents and families as well as couples who desire to find help and resolution. My other focus is helping couples who want to understand and love their partner better to enhance their marriage; or couples, who are in conflictual relationships that are struggling with disconnection and isolation. My passion is to come alongside young men in the process of self-discovery to help grow in awareness of themselves by helping to bring resolution to problems such as pornography, anger, anxiety, depression, isolation, emotional dysregulation, loss and grief, and spiritual confusion.
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Kafilat O Oseni
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC, CPCS Verified
Office is near:
Alpharetta, GA 30004
Offers online therapy
My therapeutic approach is unstructured, using real-life application along with an integrative approach encompassing Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy and Family Systems Therapy.
The demands of life can become overwhelming and even hard to manage alone. Stress related to work or school, struggling to maintain healthy relationships, or even experienced trauma can lead to increased anxiety, depression, or difficulty coping with life’s demand. My goal as your counselor is to co-create with you the life that you are wanting to achieve, while helping you to live your best life! While working together we will have an opportunity to explore the thoughts, feelings, experiences, fears, uncertainties, and anything else you need in your life to help cultivate a resolution, clarity, peace, and happiness.
(678) 661-5420
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Office is near:
Alpharetta, GA 30004
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My therapeutic approach is unstructured, using real-life application along with an integrative approach encompassing Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy and Family Systems Therapy.
The demands of life can become overwhelming and even hard to manage alone. Stress related to work or school, struggling to maintain healthy relationships, or even experienced trauma can lead to increased anxiety, depression, or difficulty coping with life’s demand. My goal as your counselor is to co-create with you the life that you are wanting to achieve, while helping you to live your best life! While working together we will have an opportunity to explore the thoughts, feelings, experiences, fears, uncertainties, and anything else you need in your life to help cultivate a resolution, clarity, peace, and happiness.
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Lauteasha Williams
Marriage & Family Therapist, MS, MFT Verified
Office is near:
Alpharetta, GA 30202
Offers online therapy
I utilize Family Systems, Narrative therapy, Solution-Focused, CBT, DBT, Person-Centered Therapy, and Structural Techniques.
I am passionate about working with families, couples, adolescents, and individuals from diverse populations. My professional experience includes working with clients seeking treatment for a variety of issues including marriage issues, family conflict, parenting issues, multigenerational issues, depression, anxiety, body image, and eating disorders at any stage of life. In addition to this, I specialize in Family Based Treatment (FBT), for the treatment of adolescents with eating disorders.
(678) 831-8801
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Office is near:
Alpharetta, GA 30202
Offers online therapy
I utilize Family Systems, Narrative therapy, Solution-Focused, CBT, DBT, Person-Centered Therapy, and Structural Techniques.
I am passionate about working with families, couples, adolescents, and individuals from diverse populations. My professional experience includes working with clients seeking treatment for a variety of issues including marriage issues, family conflict, parenting issues, multigenerational issues, depression, anxiety, body image, and eating disorders at any stage of life. In addition to this, I specialize in Family Based Treatment (FBT), for the treatment of adolescents with eating disorders.
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Celeste Calvert
Counselor, MA, NCC, APC Verified
Alpharetta, GA 30009
Offers online therapy
Celeste has a holistic & systemic approach to therapy with the goal of helping clients achieve mental and physical wellness. She believes strongly in incorporating the client’s beliefs, value systems, and cultural identity into therapy. Celeste received her master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and a certificate in Marriage & Family Therapy from Richmont Graduate University. Celeste has also pursued training through the Gottman Institute and Prepare/Enrich to facilitate her work with couples. Additionally, Celeste is trained in EMDR, a therapeutic technique designed to help people struggling to process trauma.
(470) 999-7639
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Alpharetta, GA 30009
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Celeste has a holistic & systemic approach to therapy with the goal of helping clients achieve mental and physical wellness. She believes strongly in incorporating the client’s beliefs, value systems, and cultural identity into therapy. Celeste received her master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and a certificate in Marriage & Family Therapy from Richmont Graduate University. Celeste has also pursued training through the Gottman Institute and Prepare/Enrich to facilitate her work with couples. Additionally, Celeste is trained in EMDR, a therapeutic technique designed to help people struggling to process trauma.
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Amber Gilbert
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Alpharetta, GA 30009
Offers online therapy
Beginning this journey is an initial step to a positive lifestyle. Whether you are looking for guidance with relationships, careers, parenting, academic concerns, emotional well-being, or processing trauma, I am here to help! Through utilizing a person-centered and strengths-based approach, my goal is to ensure you are confident and ready to engage in the therapeutic process. Empowering you through goal setting helps develop your skills, strengths and overall growth. This is achieved by creating an atmosphere where you feel comfortable approaching your needs based on an individualized plan of treatment we will create together.
(678) 252-5093
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Alpharetta, GA 30009
Offers online therapy
Beginning this journey is an initial step to a positive lifestyle. Whether you are looking for guidance with relationships, careers, parenting, academic concerns, emotional well-being, or processing trauma, I am here to help! Through utilizing a person-centered and strengths-based approach, my goal is to ensure you are confident and ready to engage in the therapeutic process. Empowering you through goal setting helps develop your skills, strengths and overall growth. This is achieved by creating an atmosphere where you feel comfortable approaching your needs based on an individualized plan of treatment we will create together.
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Shally Vaid
Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC, NCC, BC-TMH, CCH, CPCS Verified
Alpharetta, GA 30009
Offers online therapy
Mental health is a vital component of our overall well-being. We all face struggles at some point in our lives. If you have made the decision to seek counseling, you are already one step closer to becoming the best version of yourself. As a licensed psychotherapist, I strive to create a safe, nonjudgmental space where my clients can begin to heal and learn to live healthier, happier, and balanced lives.
(855) 288-4561
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Alpharetta, GA 30009
Offers online therapy
Mental health is a vital component of our overall well-being. We all face struggles at some point in our lives. If you have made the decision to seek counseling, you are already one step closer to becoming the best version of yourself. As a licensed psychotherapist, I strive to create a safe, nonjudgmental space where my clients can begin to heal and learn to live healthier, happier, and balanced lives.
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Kathleen W Shack
Marriage & Family Therapist, MS, LMFT Verified
Alpharetta, GA 30005
Offers online therapy
I specialize in counseling with couples and families through their life journey. Whether you are a new couple looking for tools to build a solid foundation or a couple in crisis looking for a life raft, I am here for you. I am a Certified Gottman Couples Therapist. There are many stages a family goes through in their journey from being a pre-marital couple through retirement and beyond. I am equipped to guide you through these transitions. If your family is transitioning through divorce or are a newly blended family, I help all family members heal while finding balance and harmony within the new family structure.
(678) 667-8605
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Alpharetta, GA 30005
Offers online therapy
I specialize in counseling with couples and families through their life journey. Whether you are a new couple looking for tools to build a solid foundation or a couple in crisis looking for a life raft, I am here for you. I am a Certified Gottman Couples Therapist. There are many stages a family goes through in their journey from being a pre-marital couple through retirement and beyond. I am equipped to guide you through these transitions. If your family is transitioning through divorce or are a newly blended family, I help all family members heal while finding balance and harmony within the new family structure.
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Alexis Beckford
MSW Verified
Alpharetta, GA 30009
Offers online therapy
I am a master’s level social worker with a wide array of experience providing mental health services. Caribbean American, born to Jamaican parents in the state of New York. I completed my undergraduate degrees in both Psychology and Religion at the University of Georgia and returned to my alma mater to complete a Master’s in Social Work as well as a Certificate in Marriage and Family Therapy.
(678) 336-6257
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Alpharetta, GA 30009
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I am a master’s level social worker with a wide array of experience providing mental health services. Caribbean American, born to Jamaican parents in the state of New York. I completed my undergraduate degrees in both Psychology and Religion at the University of Georgia and returned to my alma mater to complete a Master’s in Social Work as well as a Certificate in Marriage and Family Therapy.

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Family Systems Therapists
Family Systems therapists in Alpharetta view problems within the family as the result not of particular members' behaviors, but of the family's group dynamic. The family is seen as a complex system having its own language, roles, rules, beliefs, needs and patterns. The therapist helps each individual member understand how their childhood family operated, their role in that system, and how that experience has shaped their role in the current family. Therapists with the MFT credential are usually trained in Family Systems therapy.