MA, MMFT Verified
Verified
Brentwood, TN 37027
Sometimes life gives you more than you can manage and you need someone to talk to who can really listen without judgement, can empathize and give you the right tools to help you work your way through a crisis. I want to be that person for you. Whether you are going through a personal crisis, divorce/marital problems, you're single in dead-end relationships, you're a caregiver to a special needs child or dying elderly parent, a teen who feels misunderstood, or you are having career problems - we will walk through your journey together and create a healthier you.
Transgender
(615) 905-6094
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Brentwood, TN 37027
Transgender
Sometimes life gives you more than you can manage and you need someone to talk to who can really listen without judgement, can empathize and give you the right tools to help you work your way through a crisis. I want to be that person for you. Whether you are going through a personal crisis, divorce/marital problems, you're single in dead-end relationships, you're a caregiver to a special needs child or dying elderly parent, a teen who feels misunderstood, or you are having career problems - we will walk through your journey together and create a healthier you.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Brentwood, TN 37027
Welcome! My name is Julie Evans, and I am a licensed marriage and family therapist in Tennessee (License #1134). I am currently practicing individual, couples, and family therapy in the context of telemedicine. With over a decade of experience, it has been my privilege to work with diverse clients across the lifespan. In the context of individual therapy, I use different treatment modalities dependent upon a client's goals and needs. I am certified in Emotion Focused Therapy and primarily use this treatment modality with couples and families. I am also Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR) trained.
Transgender
(475) 256-5542
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Office is near:
Brentwood, TN 37027
Transgender
Welcome! My name is Julie Evans, and I am a licensed marriage and family therapist in Tennessee (License #1134). I am currently practicing individual, couples, and family therapy in the context of telemedicine. With over a decade of experience, it has been my privilege to work with diverse clients across the lifespan. In the context of individual therapy, I use different treatment modalities dependent upon a client's goals and needs. I am certified in Emotion Focused Therapy and primarily use this treatment modality with couples and families. I am also Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR) trained.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, MMFT, LMFT Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Brentwood, TN 37027
My passion is working with those who feel stuck- who desire change and healing, regardless of what life circumstance they have experienced, or stage of life they are in. I am focused on empowering my clients through collaboration in a warm, safe, and accepting environment. I believe clients are the true experts of their lives, we all need support, and an unbiased perspective can be helpful in navigating life's challenges. My specialties include relationship issues, grief/bereavement, anxiety, mood disorders, LGBTQ community, trauma, sex abuse, and sex therapy. I work with individuals, couples, and families from all backgrounds.
Transgender
(615) 307-1955
Verified
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Office is near:
Brentwood, TN 37027
Transgender
My passion is working with those who feel stuck- who desire change and healing, regardless of what life circumstance they have experienced, or stage of life they are in. I am focused on empowering my clients through collaboration in a warm, safe, and accepting environment. I believe clients are the true experts of their lives, we all need support, and an unbiased perspective can be helpful in navigating life's challenges. My specialties include relationship issues, grief/bereavement, anxiety, mood disorders, LGBTQ community, trauma, sex abuse, and sex therapy. I work with individuals, couples, and families from all backgrounds.
Counselor, MEd, LPC, MHSP Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Brentwood, TN 37027
She’s the kid you never had to worry about, and now you worry about her all the time. Maybe being a high achiever has come with her being incredibly tough on herself. Have relationships or school performance changed? You want to understand what's going on so that you can help. You just want to see your daughter be free and confident, feel good, and have a happy life. I help anxious teen girls and young women find their voice. Now offering option of Canine Assisted Therapy with myself and my canine assistant (in photo). I'm LGBTQ+ affirming and welcome clients of all genders. (Groups for teens & young adults offered - limited basis.)
Transgender
(931) 299-2899
Verified
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Office is near:
Brentwood, TN 37027
Transgender
She’s the kid you never had to worry about, and now you worry about her all the time. Maybe being a high achiever has come with her being incredibly tough on herself. Have relationships or school performance changed? You want to understand what's going on so that you can help. You just want to see your daughter be free and confident, feel good, and have a happy life. I help anxious teen girls and young women find their voice. Now offering option of Canine Assisted Therapy with myself and my canine assistant (in photo). I'm LGBTQ+ affirming and welcome clients of all genders. (Groups for teens & young adults offered - limited basis.)
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Marriage & Family Therapist, MMFCT, MEd Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Brentwood, TN 37027
I am honored to provide an affirming environment for people on their journey to growth and healing. In addition to providing services to individual adults and children, I provide family sessions. I come from a multicultural and bilingual background and I embrace the idea of family in all of the diverse ways it shows up in our lives.
Transgender
(615) 819-4014
Verified
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Office is near:
Brentwood, TN 37027
Transgender
I am honored to provide an affirming environment for people on their journey to growth and healing. In addition to providing services to individual adults and children, I provide family sessions. I come from a multicultural and bilingual background and I embrace the idea of family in all of the diverse ways it shows up in our lives.
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Counselor, MEd, LPC, MHSP, (temp), RYT-200 Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Brentwood, TN 37024
I provide therapy to children and adolescents ages 3-17. I specialize in: neurodiverse thinkers including autism spectrum disorders, ADHD, and learning differences; adoption, complex trauma and foster care; behavioral issues; and gender exploration and identity. I also work well with adults with learning differences. I view my role as a therapist to the child and a supportive consultant to the parent/guardian. I believe in the transformative power of relationship, in the power of play and connection, in the intersection of neuroscience with shared humanity, and in a strengths-based mindset for all individuals with whom I work.
Transgender
(615) 412-5233
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Office is near:
Brentwood, TN 37024
Transgender
I provide therapy to children and adolescents ages 3-17. I specialize in: neurodiverse thinkers including autism spectrum disorders, ADHD, and learning differences; adoption, complex trauma and foster care; behavioral issues; and gender exploration and identity. I also work well with adults with learning differences. I view my role as a therapist to the child and a supportive consultant to the parent/guardian. I believe in the transformative power of relationship, in the power of play and connection, in the intersection of neuroscience with shared humanity, and in a strengths-based mindset for all individuals with whom I work.
Licensed Professional Counselor, MEd, LPC, MHSP Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Brentwood, TN 37024
Do you want to feel better? To worry less and enjoy life more? To feel confident and think highly of yourself? To have better control of your emotions? To have meaningful, lasting relationships? To feel that self-love everyone’s preaching? Nobody teaches us how to do this stuff. I get it. I’ve felt disempowered, lost, and not good enough. Learning to deeply know and accept myself liberated me from shame, doubt, and the grips of anxiety. And I’ve made it my mission to help women and girls recognize their authentic worth and wield their full potential.
Transgender
(786) 347-8076
Verified
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Office is near:
Brentwood, TN 37024
Transgender
Do you want to feel better? To worry less and enjoy life more? To feel confident and think highly of yourself? To have better control of your emotions? To have meaningful, lasting relationships? To feel that self-love everyone’s preaching? Nobody teaches us how to do this stuff. I get it. I’ve felt disempowered, lost, and not good enough. Learning to deeply know and accept myself liberated me from shame, doubt, and the grips of anxiety. And I’ve made it my mission to help women and girls recognize their authentic worth and wield their full potential.
Photo of Musenge Luchembe Hayslett She-Hers, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT, LPC, MHSP Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Brentwood, TN 37027
**FOR PROMPT RESPONSE COMPLETE CONTACT FORM AT https://www.musengetherapy.com/contact** No matter where you are in your journey, I am here to support you with embodying wellness in all areas of your life. Together we can explore what it means to be who you are, reconnect with your body, commune with nature, learn new patterns of thinking, find your voice, and heal. My warm and grounded presence provides a safe space for you to explore how beautiful and amazing, but often times wounded relationship to our physical selves can impact our relationships, creativity, general wellbeing, and even our ability to reason and learn.
Transgender
(615) 693-6737
Verified

Office is near:
Brentwood, TN 37027
Transgender
**FOR PROMPT RESPONSE COMPLETE CONTACT FORM AT https://www.musengetherapy.com/contact** No matter where you are in your journey, I am here to support you with embodying wellness in all areas of your life. Together we can explore what it means to be who you are, reconnect with your body, commune with nature, learn new patterns of thinking, find your voice, and heal. My warm and grounded presence provides a safe space for you to explore how beautiful and amazing, but often times wounded relationship to our physical selves can impact our relationships, creativity, general wellbeing, and even our ability to reason and learn.
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Brentwood, TN 37027
Making the decision to seek therapy can be overwhelming. We understand that, and we are here to help guide you through the process and clear a path to emotional well-being .By working together, we can develop a strategy that promotes a healthier life for you and the ones closest to you. Our compassionate approach provides a safe and caring environment for you to seek the support that you deserve.
Transgender
(443) 247-0441
Verified
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Office is near:
Brentwood, TN 37027
Transgender
Making the decision to seek therapy can be overwhelming. We understand that, and we are here to help guide you through the process and clear a path to emotional well-being .By working together, we can develop a strategy that promotes a healthier life for you and the ones closest to you. Our compassionate approach provides a safe and caring environment for you to seek the support that you deserve.
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EPT, LIIFT, IKYTA, CPT
Office is near:
Brentwood, TN 37027
Now accepting new clients! Every single one of us faces challenges in our individual "inside world". Those challenges cause us to struggle even more with the challenges of the outside world... but you don't have to face those challenges alone. Remember that when you are suffering and it feels like your life is caving in around you...don't worry. Your inside world can harbor emotions that you never knew existed. Emotions that have been buried for many years and that may be causing you stress, pain, illness and mental despair.
Transgender
(615) 285-3905
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Office is near:
Brentwood, TN 37027
Transgender
Now accepting new clients! Every single one of us faces challenges in our individual "inside world". Those challenges cause us to struggle even more with the challenges of the outside world... but you don't have to face those challenges alone. Remember that when you are suffering and it feels like your life is caving in around you...don't worry. Your inside world can harbor emotions that you never knew existed. Emotions that have been buried for many years and that may be causing you stress, pain, illness and mental despair.
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Verified
Brentwood, TN 37027
I believe in you. And I believe that everyone deserves to live a life full of meaning, purpose, hope, dignity and respect. We are all more than the worst things that have been done to us, and we are more than the worst things we have done. As a therapist, I create a space where it's safe to explore your story, and where you are encouraged to discover, grow, & give voice to your true self. Also, for those who are interested, I am able to incorporate my training as spiritual director to provide a non-judgmental space beyond ideology, that explores one's spiritual story, in order to provide full body, mind, and soul care.
Transgender
(615) 581-4024
Verified
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Brentwood, TN 37027
Transgender
I believe in you. And I believe that everyone deserves to live a life full of meaning, purpose, hope, dignity and respect. We are all more than the worst things that have been done to us, and we are more than the worst things we have done. As a therapist, I create a space where it's safe to explore your story, and where you are encouraged to discover, grow, & give voice to your true self. Also, for those who are interested, I am able to incorporate my training as spiritual director to provide a non-judgmental space beyond ideology, that explores one's spiritual story, in order to provide full body, mind, and soul care.
Psychologist, PhD, HSP Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Brentwood, TN 37027
I provide therapy and testing to children, teens, and adults on the autism spectrum, including Asperger Syndrome, as well as to parents and siblings. While individuals on the spectrum have myriad strengths, many also experience anxiety or depression, or need someone to talk to better understand their experiences. I also provide therapy to parents and siblings who may need support in coping with the struggles that sometimes accompany having a family member on the spectrum. My wellness approach includes cognitive behavior therapy, mindfulness techniques, and relaxation and stress reduction strategies.
Transgender
(615) 933-2695
Verified
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Office is near:
Brentwood, TN 37027
Transgender
I provide therapy and testing to children, teens, and adults on the autism spectrum, including Asperger Syndrome, as well as to parents and siblings. While individuals on the spectrum have myriad strengths, many also experience anxiety or depression, or need someone to talk to better understand their experiences. I also provide therapy to parents and siblings who may need support in coping with the struggles that sometimes accompany having a family member on the spectrum. My wellness approach includes cognitive behavior therapy, mindfulness techniques, and relaxation and stress reduction strategies.
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Counselor, MA, NCC, TempLPC Verified
Verified
Brentwood, TN 37027
Life can throw some curve balls that often knock us down and leave us blindsided--however, painful and difficult experiences do not have to define the essence of you as a person; rather those experiences can be a starting point to creating a more authentic, connected version of yourself. I am passionate about enabling my clients to discover their own path to healing through positivity and empowerment. Making the decision to come to counseling can be hard, but it is a step in the right direction. I provide online video therapy for EMDR, anxiety, self-care help & more. Individual therapy and support groups available.
Transgender
(615) 866-9386
Verified
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Brentwood, TN 37027
Transgender
Life can throw some curve balls that often knock us down and leave us blindsided--however, painful and difficult experiences do not have to define the essence of you as a person; rather those experiences can be a starting point to creating a more authentic, connected version of yourself. I am passionate about enabling my clients to discover their own path to healing through positivity and empowerment. Making the decision to come to counseling can be hard, but it is a step in the right direction. I provide online video therapy for EMDR, anxiety, self-care help & more. Individual therapy and support groups available.
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Counselor, LPC, MHSP, NCC Verified
Verified
Brentwood, TN 37027
I am passionate about working with individuals who struggle with depression, anxiety, trauma, grief, eating disorders, chronic dieting, and people with weight and body image concerns. I currently work in both Lebanon, TN and Brentwood, TN. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor-Mental Health Service Provider in the state of Tennessee. I received a B.A. from Lee University in Psychology and her M.S. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Lipscomb University.
Transgender
(615) 905-1442
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Brentwood, TN 37027
Transgender
I am passionate about working with individuals who struggle with depression, anxiety, trauma, grief, eating disorders, chronic dieting, and people with weight and body image concerns. I currently work in both Lebanon, TN and Brentwood, TN. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor-Mental Health Service Provider in the state of Tennessee. I received a B.A. from Lee University in Psychology and her M.S. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Lipscomb University.
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Brentwood, TN 37024
If you feel you are standing in the way of your own progress in life, or find you are repeating patterns that are not effective, despite your efforts to change, I may be able to help. I offer a setting in which to discover your unique set of concerns and I try to help you to discover a plan that works best for you.
Transgender
(615) 538-0125
Verified
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Office is near:
Brentwood, TN 37024
Transgender
If you feel you are standing in the way of your own progress in life, or find you are repeating patterns that are not effective, despite your efforts to change, I may be able to help. I offer a setting in which to discover your unique set of concerns and I try to help you to discover a plan that works best for you.
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Brentwood, TN 37024
“If I had an hour to solve a problem, I’d spend 55 minutes thinking about the problem and five minutes thinking about the solutions." -- Albert Einstein. I also believe that the quality of the solution you generate is in direct proportion to your ability to identify the problem you hope to solve. My goal in therapy is to provide you with a safe space to tell your story, to sort through it, examine it and make peace with it. In this process, my hope is that you will be able to clarify your strengths, values and goals and identify practical solutions to overcoming barriers to living a full and meaning-centered life.
Transgender
(615) 697-4556
Verified
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Office is near:
Brentwood, TN 37024
Transgender
“If I had an hour to solve a problem, I’d spend 55 minutes thinking about the problem and five minutes thinking about the solutions." -- Albert Einstein. I also believe that the quality of the solution you generate is in direct proportion to your ability to identify the problem you hope to solve. My goal in therapy is to provide you with a safe space to tell your story, to sort through it, examine it and make peace with it. In this process, my hope is that you will be able to clarify your strengths, values and goals and identify practical solutions to overcoming barriers to living a full and meaning-centered life.
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Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, LMFT-T, MMFC, MTS, GrCert Verified
Verified
Brentwood, TN 37027
Blake received a Master of Art's degree in Marriage and Family Counseling from The University of Mobile, a Master of Theological Studies degree from Vanderbilt University, a Graduate Certificate in Autism Studies from The University of Memphis, a Bachelor of Art's in Human Services, concentrating in Health Science, Sociology, and Psychology from The University of South Alabama, and is currently pursuing a doctoral (Ph.D.) degree in Marriage and Family Therapy, concentrating on Systemic Studies, through The University of Louisiana-Monroe (ULM). Blake has a passion for suicide research, prevention, and advocacy.
Transgender
(615) 488-4454
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Brentwood, TN 37027
Transgender
Blake received a Master of Art's degree in Marriage and Family Counseling from The University of Mobile, a Master of Theological Studies degree from Vanderbilt University, a Graduate Certificate in Autism Studies from The University of Memphis, a Bachelor of Art's in Human Services, concentrating in Health Science, Sociology, and Psychology from The University of South Alabama, and is currently pursuing a doctoral (Ph.D.) degree in Marriage and Family Therapy, concentrating on Systemic Studies, through The University of Louisiana-Monroe (ULM). Blake has a passion for suicide research, prevention, and advocacy.
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Psychologist, PhD, HSP Verified
Verified
Brentwood, TN 37027
I work with a wide range of clients who need either personal development and guidance, assessment and reports for legal proceedings related to divorce, custody and other issues, and those needing assessment for differential diagnosis, and for immigration services.
Transgender
(615) 560-7719
Verified
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Brentwood, TN 37027
Transgender
I work with a wide range of clients who need either personal development and guidance, assessment and reports for legal proceedings related to divorce, custody and other issues, and those needing assessment for differential diagnosis, and for immigration services.
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Counselor, LPC, MHSP, ACS Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Brentwood, TN 37027
I conduct Alcohol & Drug Assessments for driver's license reinstatement, DCS, divorce cases, and employers. Believe me I know how hard it is to take that very first step! My approach to therapy is outcome focused, eclectic and tailored for each client. My style is interactive, casual and practical. The focus of therapy is creating positive changes identified by the individual that will increase satisfaction with life, relationships and self. I will provide a safe, supportive environment conducive to learning new skills and gaining insights to help clients take those steps toward change.
Transgender
(615) 829-8593
Verified
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Office is near:
Brentwood, TN 37027
Transgender
I conduct Alcohol & Drug Assessments for driver's license reinstatement, DCS, divorce cases, and employers. Believe me I know how hard it is to take that very first step! My approach to therapy is outcome focused, eclectic and tailored for each client. My style is interactive, casual and practical. The focus of therapy is creating positive changes identified by the individual that will increase satisfaction with life, relationships and self. I will provide a safe, supportive environment conducive to learning new skills and gaining insights to help clients take those steps toward change.
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Counselor, MA, MTS, LPC, MHSP Verified
Verified
Brentwood, TN 37027
Stephen specializes in helping couples work through connection issues and individuals work through issues of trauma, anxiety, and depression. Stephen has a particular interest in working with people struggling with matters of gender and sexuality and those who have experienced spiritual abuse and shame as a result. Prior to returning to the field of psychotherapy, Stephen had a career in law enforcement working as a police officer in St. Louis city and as an FBI agent before coming to terms with the fact that he was better suited to be an agent of mercy and healing rather than an agent of justice.
Transgender
(615) 398-6645
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Brentwood, TN 37027
Transgender
Stephen specializes in helping couples work through connection issues and individuals work through issues of trauma, anxiety, and depression. Stephen has a particular interest in working with people struggling with matters of gender and sexuality and those who have experienced spiritual abuse and shame as a result. Prior to returning to the field of psychotherapy, Stephen had a career in law enforcement working as a police officer in St. Louis city and as an FBI agent before coming to terms with the fact that he was better suited to be an agent of mercy and healing rather than an agent of justice.

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Transgender (Gender Dysphoria) Therapists
We should make clear that not all the therapists listed here are transgender themselves. Rather, they specialize in helping with aspects of being transgender in Brentwood and transgender identity. They help with trans life and trans relationships.

If you're transgender or are looking for help with transgender issues in Brentwood or for a Brentwood transgender therapist these professionals provide transgender counselling and transgender friendly care.

Transgender people in Brentwood may meet the criteria for a diagnosis of gender dysphoria (historically called gender identity disorder (GID)) "only if being transgender causes distress or disability." This distress is referred to as gender dysphoria.

The professionals listed here include transgender friendly therapists in Brentwood, transgender friendly therapists in Brentwood, transgender friendly psychologists, and transgender friendly counselors.

Counseling for transgender issues in Brentwood can help those living a transgendered life or transgender relationship; or family members coming to understand the life of their transgender child or sibling.

How can I tell if a therapist is right for me?
Therapists in Brentwood are able to work with a wide range of issues. They offer in person sessions as well as Teletherapy in Brentwood

For example, if you're seeking a marriage counselor in Brentwood you'll find that most therapists are trained in marriage counseling or couples counseling in Brentwood and couples therapy. And they welcome families for family counseling in Brentwood or family therapy in Brentwood.