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Yulando Thornton, LPC, NCC, MAC, CPCS

Yulando Thornton, LPC, NCC, MAC, CPCS


10 years of experience

I am a licensed Professional Counselor in Georgia with over 10 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping individuals, couples, and teens learn to cope with symptoms of depression, stress and anxiety, addictions, trauma, abuse and anger management. I believe that you are the expert of your story and that you have many strengths that will assist you in overcoming things that challenge you. It takes courage to seek out a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps towards a change. I am here to support & empower you in that journey. I obtained my Master's degree in Community Counseling (MACC) with a minor in Marriage and Family Therapy from Argosy University and a Bachelor's degree (BA) in Psychology from Auburn University. I hold a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), Masters Addictive Certification (MAC), National Board-Certified Counselor (NCC) and Certified Professional Counselor Supervisors (CPCS) licenses and certifications.

What can clients expect to take away from sessions with you?

Sessions with me will empower you to become a beacon of hope and change for yourself and others in your life. You will learn to confront your fears and anxieties. You will learn to manage your feelings and emotions, learn the tools to decrease depressive and anxious symptoms and behaviors. You will learn to overcome symptoms of trauma and develop stress relief, develop life skills to move forward on living a productive life.

Explain to clients what areas you feel are your biggest strengths.

My strengths include providing empathy, understanding and compassion. I am genuine and sincere. I create a safe space and non-judgmental virtual environment for clients to feel comfortable to express themselves about the most important things in their lives. I have a passion for serving and helping others become the best selves that they can become, helping individuals and Families become a Beacon of Light for themselves and others.

About Yulando Thornton, LPC, NCC, MAC, CPCS

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My treatment methods

Acceptance and commitment (ACT)

I assist in implementing Acceptance and commitment (ACT) to decrease and challenge anxious and negative thoughts, as well as build upon self confidence and to be able to accept what is not in your control.

Christian Counseling

I implement spirituality and faith as a tool for recovery when necessary

Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)

I implement CBT to change the cognition, the thoughts and change the behaviors. This method helps to challenge negative and anxious thoughts and behaviors.


I implement an integrative approach to recovery pending on the assessment and needs of the client.

Grief Therapy

I provide grief therapy through implementation of CBT, Mindfulness, ACT, Psychoeducational, and Person Centered therapeutic approaches.