Laura Hafner
Licensed Professional Counselor, MS, LPC, RPT Verified
Not accepting new clients
Often times when individuals seek therapy, they are in some of the hardest seasons of life. I strive to offer an environment and experience filled with acceptance and empathy to help you work through those challenges. I enjoy working collaboratively with clients to help process big feelings and hardships they may be experiencing. I especially enjoy working with children and adolescents who are struggling with life transitions, anxiety, depression, trauma, grief, ADHD, family conflict, and other difficulties that are keeping them from living their best life.
(470) 243-8458
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Not accepting new clients
Often times when individuals seek therapy, they are in some of the hardest seasons of life. I strive to offer an environment and experience filled with acceptance and empathy to help you work through those challenges. I enjoy working collaboratively with clients to help process big feelings and hardships they may be experiencing. I especially enjoy working with children and adolescents who are struggling with life transitions, anxiety, depression, trauma, grief, ADHD, family conflict, and other difficulties that are keeping them from living their best life.
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Tina F Ferg
Licensed Professional Counselor, MS, LPC, NCC, CPCS Verified
Offers online therapy
My treatments focus on helping you adjust to any traumatic event that keeps you from functioning at your best each day. I use evidence-based treatments that are emotionally focused and client-centered. I am trained and experienced in trauma-focused cognitive behavioral therapy, cognitive processing therapy, prolonged exposure therapy, talk therapy and virtual imagery. My treatments are reality-based, thought provoking, and empowering. My goal is for you to leave each session feeling positive, strong, hopeful, and relaxed.
(770) 766-9295
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Offers online therapy
My treatments focus on helping you adjust to any traumatic event that keeps you from functioning at your best each day. I use evidence-based treatments that are emotionally focused and client-centered. I am trained and experienced in trauma-focused cognitive behavioral therapy, cognitive processing therapy, prolonged exposure therapy, talk therapy and virtual imagery. My treatments are reality-based, thought provoking, and empowering. My goal is for you to leave each session feeling positive, strong, hopeful, and relaxed.
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Cory Tarver
Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC Verified
Offers online therapy
Thank you for taking the time to explore my approach to therapy. My therapeutic modality is primarily Somatic Experiencing and is also influenced by training in Tensegrity Movement. I help people reduce stress including of Narcissism, Addictions, Out of Body Experiences, Dissociation, Anger, Grief, Shame, Guilt, Panic Disorders, Sleep Problems, PTSD, Domestic Violence - perpetrators and victims, and Anxiety and Depression. I also help alleviate somatic symptoms such as irritable bowel syndrome, migraine headaches, and other syndromes.
(770) 574-4837
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Offers online therapy
Thank you for taking the time to explore my approach to therapy. My therapeutic modality is primarily Somatic Experiencing and is also influenced by training in Tensegrity Movement. I help people reduce stress including of Narcissism, Addictions, Out of Body Experiences, Dissociation, Anger, Grief, Shame, Guilt, Panic Disorders, Sleep Problems, PTSD, Domestic Violence - perpetrators and victims, and Anxiety and Depression. I also help alleviate somatic symptoms such as irritable bowel syndrome, migraine headaches, and other syndromes.
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Garrett Thurman
Counselor, APC, MA Verified
Offers online therapy
Hello! I’m Garrett, and I work with young adults, teens and children who are struggling with anxiety, depression, life transitions, and other struggles. My goal as a counselor is to provide a safe relationship in which you can be heard without judgment, and to challenge you to take practical steps towards healing and emotional health.
(770) 874-8309
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Offers online therapy
Hello! I’m Garrett, and I work with young adults, teens and children who are struggling with anxiety, depression, life transitions, and other struggles. My goal as a counselor is to provide a safe relationship in which you can be heard without judgment, and to challenge you to take practical steps towards healing and emotional health.
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Karla Redman
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSSW, LCSW Verified
Telehealth sessions are available. I have seen many people struggle with depression, anxiety, grief, unhealthy relationships, trauma, and emotional pain over these 33 years of practice. However, it is so rewarding to see them grow, learn, and heal through the struggles. We are experiencing enormous challenges with the health crisis. Let me help you during this trying time. We will clinically assess the physical, mental, emotional, social, and spiritual components of your life. My goal is to provide you a safe and comfortable environment to begin your journey to a life of purpose and hope.
(678) 884-4035
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Telehealth sessions are available. I have seen many people struggle with depression, anxiety, grief, unhealthy relationships, trauma, and emotional pain over these 33 years of practice. However, it is so rewarding to see them grow, learn, and heal through the struggles. We are experiencing enormous challenges with the health crisis. Let me help you during this trying time. We will clinically assess the physical, mental, emotional, social, and spiritual components of your life. My goal is to provide you a safe and comfortable environment to begin your journey to a life of purpose and hope.
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Natalia Barrero
Counselor, APC, NCC Verified
Offers online therapy
Originally from Buenos Aires, Argentina, I have a deep love for and understanding of Latin culture. After working in the corporate world as an accountant, I realized that my true passion was working with families. I became an Immersion Spanish teacher and subsequently the director of an Immersion Spanish preschool. I discovered how fulfilled I felt after working with parents and helping them with all of the beautiful challenges of parenting. I then pursued a degree in and graduated with a Master’s in Clinical Mental Health Counseling.
(770) 692-2731
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Offers online therapy
Originally from Buenos Aires, Argentina, I have a deep love for and understanding of Latin culture. After working in the corporate world as an accountant, I realized that my true passion was working with families. I became an Immersion Spanish teacher and subsequently the director of an Immersion Spanish preschool. I discovered how fulfilled I felt after working with parents and helping them with all of the beautiful challenges of parenting. I then pursued a degree in and graduated with a Master’s in Clinical Mental Health Counseling.
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Corinne Bernard
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Corinne’s clients include adolescents, young adults and adults. She utilizes integrated evidence-based practices (CBT, DBT, Psychodynamic), individualized to each client with a holistic and culturally sensitive approach. She works collaboratively with clients to facilitate effectiveness and coping ability to adapt to challenges in life, to enhance decision making and to improve relationships. Corinne provides unconditional positive regard and creates a safe place to establish a trusting relationship to facilitate healing and growth.
(770) 746-8893
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Corinne’s clients include adolescents, young adults and adults. She utilizes integrated evidence-based practices (CBT, DBT, Psychodynamic), individualized to each client with a holistic and culturally sensitive approach. She works collaboratively with clients to facilitate effectiveness and coping ability to adapt to challenges in life, to enhance decision making and to improve relationships. Corinne provides unconditional positive regard and creates a safe place to establish a trusting relationship to facilitate healing and growth.
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Gabby Smith
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
I create a safe, non-judgmental space for clients to work through the self-healing process. I place a high value on understanding the whole person; the many unique life experiences that constitute their make-up as well as how their environment plays a role in their life.
(470) 329-7726
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I create a safe, non-judgmental space for clients to work through the self-healing process. I place a high value on understanding the whole person; the many unique life experiences that constitute their make-up as well as how their environment plays a role in their life.
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Kimberly Mulkey
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT Verified
Offers online therapy
Do you find yourself struggling to engage in meaningful relationships? Are you unhappy with the current path you are on? Whatever your struggles are, you are not alone! Therapy can be an excellent place for you to work on the things keeping you from feeling fulfilled. I am a licensed marriage and family therapist who provides therapy services for diagnoses including, but not limited to mood disorders, anxiety disorders, and trauma disorders. I enjoy working with teens, adults, and couples and my specialties include anxiety, depression, grief, and relationship issues.
(470) 250-2783
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Offers online therapy
Do you find yourself struggling to engage in meaningful relationships? Are you unhappy with the current path you are on? Whatever your struggles are, you are not alone! Therapy can be an excellent place for you to work on the things keeping you from feeling fulfilled. I am a licensed marriage and family therapist who provides therapy services for diagnoses including, but not limited to mood disorders, anxiety disorders, and trauma disorders. I enjoy working with teens, adults, and couples and my specialties include anxiety, depression, grief, and relationship issues.
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Carl Dickerson, EdD, LPC Counseling & Consulting
Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC Verified
Offers online therapy
Almost everyone needs a counselor at sometime during their life. Some are overwhelmed and facing a crisis. Some need information to better understand and work through a problem. Others need help to change behaviors, work on relationships or simply cope with stress. I would love to help. Anxiety, stress, depression, PTSD, obsessions, grief, anger, relationships, marriage, parenting, adjusting to life situations and dealing with events from the past are some areas where I have extensive training and experience. For marriage and marriage preparation, I often help with communication, personality differences and conflict resolution.
(404) 724-8596
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Offers online therapy
Almost everyone needs a counselor at sometime during their life. Some are overwhelmed and facing a crisis. Some need information to better understand and work through a problem. Others need help to change behaviors, work on relationships or simply cope with stress. I would love to help. Anxiety, stress, depression, PTSD, obsessions, grief, anger, relationships, marriage, parenting, adjusting to life situations and dealing with events from the past are some areas where I have extensive training and experience. For marriage and marriage preparation, I often help with communication, personality differences and conflict resolution.
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Stacy Emerick
Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC Verified
Offers online therapy
Sometimes we need help finding adaptive solutions to life’s challenges, no matter the age or phase of life we are in. It is my honor and desire to assist you or your child in managing stressors, emotions, and symptoms - not because I’m an expert on your life, or know it all; but because I care, empathize, and strive to deeply understand your unique circumstances.
(404) 800-4679
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Offers online therapy
Sometimes we need help finding adaptive solutions to life’s challenges, no matter the age or phase of life we are in. It is my honor and desire to assist you or your child in managing stressors, emotions, and symptoms - not because I’m an expert on your life, or know it all; but because I care, empathize, and strive to deeply understand your unique circumstances.
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Simone Allmon
Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC Verified
Offers online therapy
What is RIGHT with you? Using a holistic approach, I focus on YOUR strengths, resources, and interests. I want your therapy experience to be positive and truly helpful. My goal is to get children, adolescents, and adults to connect to their bodies, brains, and souls so they can learn how to be resilient in an ever-changing world. Let’s build an alliance based on trust, non-judgment, and unconditional care. Research tells us that the quality of our relationship is the best predictor of your outcomes. That means that the more you feel supported by and safe with me, the better your outcomes will be.
(470) 458-9873
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Offers online therapy
What is RIGHT with you? Using a holistic approach, I focus on YOUR strengths, resources, and interests. I want your therapy experience to be positive and truly helpful. My goal is to get children, adolescents, and adults to connect to their bodies, brains, and souls so they can learn how to be resilient in an ever-changing world. Let’s build an alliance based on trust, non-judgment, and unconditional care. Research tells us that the quality of our relationship is the best predictor of your outcomes. That means that the more you feel supported by and safe with me, the better your outcomes will be.
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Nichole Matthews
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Offers online therapy
Nichole has a Master of Social Work Degree from the University of Georgia and has been a licensed therapist since 2012. She has experience working with multiple populations in a variety of settings. Initially, she worked in community mental health with adults with severe and persistent mental illness. She has also worked in an outpatient setting doing individual and family work, as well as working with veterans. Most recently, she has worked at an inpatient facility treating co-occurring substance use and mental health disorders.
(678) 607-8512
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Offers online therapy
Nichole has a Master of Social Work Degree from the University of Georgia and has been a licensed therapist since 2012. She has experience working with multiple populations in a variety of settings. Initially, she worked in community mental health with adults with severe and persistent mental illness. She has also worked in an outpatient setting doing individual and family work, as well as working with veterans. Most recently, she has worked at an inpatient facility treating co-occurring substance use and mental health disorders.
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Wellspring Psychological Services, LLC, is a place for healing and for hope. It is my aim to provide a warm and supportive therapeutic atmosphere where individiuals and families can reach their goals of healing, reconciliation and growth.
(860) 866-5746
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Wellspring Psychological Services, LLC, is a place for healing and for hope. It is my aim to provide a warm and supportive therapeutic atmosphere where individiuals and families can reach their goals of healing, reconciliation and growth.
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Kristen Wedge
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC Verified
Offers online therapy
As a Licensed Professional Counselor, I work with adolescent and adult clients from a client-centered lens. Utilizing a client-centered approach to therapy, I practice with empathy and compassion. I believe that therapy is built on the foundation of trust and rapport between the client and the therapist. I have extensive training and experience working with clients with eating disorders, LGBTQ+ clients, caregivers, folks with disabilities and chronic pain, and Adult Children of Alcoholics and Dysfunctional Families.
(713) 843-7188
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Offers online therapy
As a Licensed Professional Counselor, I work with adolescent and adult clients from a client-centered lens. Utilizing a client-centered approach to therapy, I practice with empathy and compassion. I believe that therapy is built on the foundation of trust and rapport between the client and the therapist. I have extensive training and experience working with clients with eating disorders, LGBTQ+ clients, caregivers, folks with disabilities and chronic pain, and Adult Children of Alcoholics and Dysfunctional Families.
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Danielle Barto
Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC Verified
Offers online therapy
NOW OFFERING AND ACCEPTING APPOINTMENTS FOR KETAMINE-ASSISTED THERAPY SERVICES. KETAMINE INTENSIVE TRAINED--TRAUMA-FOCUSED INTERVENTION SUPPORT. I truly believe that each client holds their own answers to their journey. I want to support you in finding your own conclusions about how YOU want to live life while walking beside you. I believe that each and every human deserves the opportunity to live healthy, rewarding lives even while working through the rough spots. Having an experienced, compassionate, and non-judgmental professional to help guide you can make all the difference!
(678) 839-9019
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Offers online therapy
NOW OFFERING AND ACCEPTING APPOINTMENTS FOR KETAMINE-ASSISTED THERAPY SERVICES. KETAMINE INTENSIVE TRAINED--TRAUMA-FOCUSED INTERVENTION SUPPORT. I truly believe that each client holds their own answers to their journey. I want to support you in finding your own conclusions about how YOU want to live life while walking beside you. I believe that each and every human deserves the opportunity to live healthy, rewarding lives even while working through the rough spots. Having an experienced, compassionate, and non-judgmental professional to help guide you can make all the difference!
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Stephanie Marusarz
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC, NCC Verified
Welcome. As a Licensed Professional Counselor, my goal is to give my clients hope. My areas of specialty include preteens, teenagers, and adults who are in need of assistance and guidance in overcoming life's challenges that may include anxiety, depression, eating disorders, self-harm, substance abuse, as well as marriage counseling. Being in the field for 7 years, I have worked with a wide variety of individual and group therapies. Being in a career that helps others to reach their full potential and overcome those sometime challenging areas of their lives is the best part of my job. I look forward to working with you.
(762) 583-8293
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Welcome. As a Licensed Professional Counselor, my goal is to give my clients hope. My areas of specialty include preteens, teenagers, and adults who are in need of assistance and guidance in overcoming life's challenges that may include anxiety, depression, eating disorders, self-harm, substance abuse, as well as marriage counseling. Being in the field for 7 years, I have worked with a wide variety of individual and group therapies. Being in a career that helps others to reach their full potential and overcome those sometime challenging areas of their lives is the best part of my job. I look forward to working with you.
Lasonna Rivers
Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC Verified
Offers online therapy
Lasonna Rivers is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Georgia, who has 11 years’ experience connecting with adolescents and adults seeking help with ADHD, low self-esteem, depression, anxiety, addiction and grief. She completed her Bachelor of Arts in Social Work from Savannah State University and received her Master of Arts in Family Counseling from South University.
(339) 218-3090
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Lasonna Rivers is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Georgia, who has 11 years’ experience connecting with adolescents and adults seeking help with ADHD, low self-esteem, depression, anxiety, addiction and grief. She completed her Bachelor of Arts in Social Work from Savannah State University and received her Master of Arts in Family Counseling from South University.
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Brent Sweitzer
Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC, RPT Verified
Offers online therapy
Are you struggling in your relationship? Do you find yourself having the same fights and conflicts with your partner? Or are you a parent that's worried about your child's behavior and coping with school or friendships? If so, I can help.
(770) 615-7974
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Offers online therapy
Are you struggling in your relationship? Do you find yourself having the same fights and conflicts with your partner? Or are you a parent that's worried about your child's behavior and coping with school or friendships? If so, I can help.
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Dustin Smith
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Offers online therapy
My goal is to assist individuals, couples, and families overcome their struggles and advocate for the safety and happiness of each client that I meet. I am experienced in working with individuals who struggle with substance dependence, chronic mental illness, anger management, anxiety, and depression. I am also passionate about working with couples and families overcome gridlock. I have completed Levels 1 & 2 in Gottman Method Couples Therapy and use Gottman Methods Couples Therapy in my work.
(678) 771-6277
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Offers online therapy
My goal is to assist individuals, couples, and families overcome their struggles and advocate for the safety and happiness of each client that I meet. I am experienced in working with individuals who struggle with substance dependence, chronic mental illness, anger management, anxiety, and depression. I am also passionate about working with couples and families overcome gridlock. I have completed Levels 1 & 2 in Gottman Method Couples Therapy and use Gottman Methods Couples Therapy in my work.

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What type of mental health professional is right for me?
Some of the most common types of mental health providers in Forsyth County are psychologists, licensed counselors, therapists, psychotherapists, and licensed clinical social workers, all of whom diagnose mental health conditions and provide individualized treatment.

Services offered, education and credentials vary by type of mental health professional. Each professional in Forsyth County then may specialize in certain areas, such as depression, marriage counseling, or anxiety. Although many mental health providers are not licensed to prescribe medication, they may coordinate with a provider who can.

Both in-person and online therapy sessions are available from most psychologists.

How to find a specialist?
You can refine your search using the filters on this page. There are several categories you can filter by to find mental health professionals with the experience you are looking for. You may want to filter for CBT Psychologists in Forsyth County, or Child Psychologists in Forsyth County.

Many find it useful to use filters to view only psychologists that have experience working with certain issues, like Forsyth County psychologists specializing in EMDR.

What method of therapy is right for me?
When it comes to treatment methods, there's no 'right way.’ Each method of therapy can be beneficial for a variety of issues. Psychologists in Forsyth County specialize in therapeutic approaches such as CBT, EMDR, and Interpersonal Therapy (IPT), among others. Finding a psychologist or therapist who is a good fit for you is the most important step to discovering what type of therapy, or combination of therapeutic approaches, will meet your individual needs. Learn what to expect from different types of therapy and how they work.

How to use my insurance?
Many therapists accept health insurance. Check to see if your insurance is covered. Feel free to discuss this when you contact the therapist.