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Krystal Hall

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LCMHC
11 years of experience
Solution oriented
Authentic
Virtual
In-person
313 Clifton Str...
93 mi
My name is Krystal Hall and I am a licensed clinical mental health counselor, as well as a licensed clinical addiction specialist. I am also the owner of Joy's New Beginnings Counseling Services. For the past ten years, I had the pleasure of assisting individuals in obtaining a new way of life without the day-to-day experience of problematic symptoms related to their own mental health and/or substance use. I have worked in many different roles including individual therapist, group therapist, clinical supervisor, and community advocate.

Next available: Apr 20

Chandra Carter

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LCSW
5 years of experience
Virtual
Hello! My name is Chandra and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker located in North Carolina. I earned my Master of Social Work degree from Indiana University School of Social Work (IUPUI). I help people cope with life transitions and the stress that comes along with it. I have 19 years of experience working with youth and families in various settings.

Next available: Apr 20

Teresia Medley-Hood

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LCSW
10 years of experience
Authentic
Empowering
Open-minded
Virtual
Hi there, I'm Teresia! Do you feel overwhelmed by challenging relationships with loved ones, friends or co-workers? Are you struggling to keep up with your relationships, work and health? Is it hard to be kind to yourself? I help people just like you manage anxiety and avoid burnout. Together, we can identify what's not working and get you back to balance. We'll use a holistic approach, addressing the needs in all aspects of your life. I will integrate mindfulness and CBT to help you develop a stronger relationship with yourself. My area of expertise includes anxiety issues, stress, anger management, depression, coping skills and mood disorders including bipolar. Whether you're dealing with everyday stress, relationship issues or cycles of anxiety and depression, I'm here to help. Seeking therapy can feel scary but you're making the right choice. You deserve a safe space to heal and grow. In our sessions together, I'll meet you with compassion and evidence-based techniques so you can overcome the hangups and habits holding you back. Let's work together!

Next available: Apr 14

Nikki Lowman

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LCSW
6 years of experience
Virtual
Hi! My name is Nikki Lowman. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in NC. I am an LGBTQ+ affirming therapist and a trauma-informed therapist. I have 6 years of experience. I specialize in working with children, adolescents and young adults (18-25). I specialize in providing trauma-based and client-centered therapy to help clients find peace and serenity in the middle of many storms life can bring. My goal is to always help clients understand that when you cannot change your environment, you change the way you respond to your environment. My approach to therapy is warm, interactive, collaborative and sometimes playful. My goal is to help clients find healing and to give them hope for the future. I believe we can all benefit from embracing our inner child more. I am here to support you on your journey to healing and creating a life worth living.

Next available: Apr 14

Raheem Forsythe

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LCSW
5 years of experience
Virtual
As a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) and licensed clinical addictions specialist associate (LCASA), I am passionate about empowering individuals to harness their strengths and navigate life's challenges. At Comfort Counseling Cafe Corporation, I am committed to providing a warm and comfortable environment where clients can explore their unique journeys. As the owner, my mission is to foster resilience and well-being through a collaborative and supportive therapeutic experience.

Next available: Apr 17

Sherrita Ried

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LCMHC
5 years of experience
Virtual
Greetings. I am a LCMHC based in North Carolina. In 2003, I received my Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from University of North Carolina at Wilmington. I earned a Master of Arts degree in Counseling from Wake Forest University in 2018. My graduate program is accredited by the American Counseling Association’s Council for the Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP), the nationally recognized agency for counseling graduate program.

Next available: Apr 24

Mary P. Jackson

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LCSW
4 years of experience
Virtual
Hey there! My name is Mary P. Jackson! I’m a mother, Nana, sister, auntie, daughter, and friend, so essentially, I’m every woman. I'm a Woman of Color who is committed to making therapy acessiable, not just to women but especially to women who look like me. I’m passionate about working with survivors of interpersonal violence, and sexual trauma and assisting women with managing everyday life stressors such as parenting, work, and relationships.

Next available: Apr 19

Alexis Highsmith

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LCSW
14 years of experience
Authentic
Solution oriented
Warm
Virtual
Are you struggling with feeling worried or depressed? Are you experiencing difficulty focusing or coping with life situations? Congratulations on taking the steps to improve your mental health. I feel that it is important to have your voice heard and I am here to provide a safe space just for that. I have worked as a therapist for the past 13 years with individuals and families. My goal is to help you reach for personal therapy goals.

Next available: Apr 18

Jimmeal Peterson

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LCSW
10 years of experience
Empowering
Authentic
Solution oriented
Virtual
If you are here, that means you are thinking about yourself in a very attentive way! You have decided to make yourself a priority and I am so glad for the space that you're currently in! I have over a decade of experience guiding individuals and couples through life-altering and transitional events. I earned both my BSW and MSW from Florida State University. I am dedicated to providing my clients with the support and guidance needed on their journey toward improved mental health and well-being.

Next available: Apr 15

Shereka Shaw

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LCMHC
13 years of experience
Authentic
Direct
Warm
Virtual
I am Shereka S. Shaw, a License Professional Counselor for the state of Georgia. Are you an African American Woman, often misunderstood, while struggling with managing being an employee, being a wife and being a mother? Are you a person who is often overwhelmed with various feelings related to stress, frustration and aggravation? I have over 10 years of experience working with those who struggle with managing their emotions due to depression, anxiety, or past traumatic events. With the use of Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Cognitive Behavior Therapy and high encouragement to engage in more self-care, I assist clients like you in developing skills that decrease levels of stress, as well as, anxiety and depression-related symptoms. The step is always the most difficult one to take and you have done that when you decided to seek therapy! Let's see how we can work together to develop healing and wholeness!!!

Next available: Apr 17

Marsha Clarke

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LCSW
23 years of experience
Virtual
Do you feel mentally exhausted trying to keep up with a never-ending list of responsibilities? Do you feel stuck in your efforts to work through childhood trauma, and relationship and communication challenges? Do you struggle with work/life balance? Do you find it difficult to allow yourself grace? You are not alone! Whether you're experiencing emotional difficulties or relationship dynamics, I'm here to help! Seeking therapy can be anxiety-provoking, but you are making the right decision and it shows your commitment to your personal growth. Together, we can identify what's not working and get you back to your equilibrium. In our session, I'll meet you with compassion and evidence-based strategies to enhance your insights into effective coping, communication and problem-solving skill sets.

Next available: Apr 15

Keysha A. Reynolds

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LCMHC
10 years of experience
Virtual
Hi there! I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) in North Carolina, a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in South Carolina, and a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) in New Hampshire. I specialize primarily in working with women of color who are struggling with trauma, anxiety, daily stressors, and relationship issues. My other specialities include helping my clients to work through blocks and traumas by connecting with their bloodline ancestors (Ancestral Healing).

Next available: Apr 15

Loretta Tillman

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LCMHC
21 years of experience
Virtual
In-person
3120 Latrobe Dr...
108 mi
Hello! I am a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor (LCMHC)in North Carolina, Nevada and South Carolina with over 20 years of counseling experience. I am also a Nationally Certified Counselor and Accredited Disability Representative. I work with clients with a variety of concerns to include anxiety, bipolar, depression, self-esteem, life transition issues, chronic pain, and disability.

Next available: Apr 16

Sandra Bragg

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LCSW
25 years of experience
Virtual
Hello, I have a PhD in Human Services and is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. I have experience working with the military population, domestic violence and all age group from ages 12 up to the elder population. I have worked with clients experiencing stress, anxiety, depression , couples counseling and anger issues. Clients have reported positive results and using skills that are taught to them.

Next available: Apr 14

Kristel Byrd

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LCSW
2 years of experience
Authentic
Open-minded
Intelligent
Virtual
Hi, My name is Kristel. I am an LCSW who provides talk therapy via Telehealth. I am a multifaceted individual with a deep well of life experiences that inform my perspective. As a former military brat and spouse, I've intimately understood the complexities of life's transitions. My journey has taken me from being a stay-at-home mom to transitioning back into the workforce, granting me a unique appreciation for both roles. I'm a devoted mother of two children, and my path has been marked by significant challenges, including the struggle with infertility and profound grief. I proudly identify as a feminist and supporter of the LGBTQ+ community. These aspects of my identity deeply influence my approach to life and work. With a background in working with families, individuals, and children, I bring a wealth of experience. My personal journey has shaped my empathetic, compassionate, and inclusive perspective, which I offer as a source of support and understanding to those I work with.

Next available: Apr 16

Latonya Badger LCMHC, NCC

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LCMHC
4 years of experience
Warm
Humorous
Authentic
Virtual
Hello, Are you feeling overwhelmed, stressed, or like life is taking over? It's completely natural to experience these emotions from time to time, but you don't have to navigate these challenges alone. My name is Latonya Badger, and I'm an experienced and compassionate mental health provider here to support you on your journey towards well-being and happiness. I have 4+ years of experience in the mental health field, I am a licensed therapist dedicated to helping individuals like you find balance, resilience, and inner strength. My approach is client-centered, meaning I tailor each session to your unique needs and circumstances. Together, we'll work collaboratively to address your concerns and develop personalized strategies to cope with life's stressors.

Next available: Apr 16

Jenae Cox

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LCSW
5 years of experience
Humorous
Empowering
Warm
Virtual
Hello there, I am a dedicated child clinician with a passionate focus on trauma-informed care. My mission is to provide a safe and nurturing environment for children and adolescents who have experienced challenging life events. With a deep understanding of trauma's impact, I specialize in helping young minds heal, regain their resilience, and rediscover a brighter future. Together, we can navigate the path to recovery and well-being. Let's embark on this journey of healing and growth.

Next available: Apr 24

Dr. Beverley Gray

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LCMHC
20 years of experience
Virtual
I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in North Carolina and Virginia with over 25 years of experience working with Children and Adults. I am also a licensed Chaplain and Ordained Pastor providing spiritual counseling for over 25 years. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges, OCD, and ADHD, PTSD and trauma. I also assisted many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. My therapy style is warm and interactive. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion, and I don't believe in stigmatizing labels. My approach combines cognitive-behavioral, person centered, trauma focused, solution focused therapy and spiritual counseling. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs. It takes courage to seek a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps towards change. If you are ready to take that step, I am here to support and empower you. I will meet you where you are and assist you with getting to where you want to be. I look forward to working with you!

Next available: Apr 15

Wanda Kellyman, M.S., M.Ed., NCC, LCMHC

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LCMHC
7 years of experience
Virtual
Hello, I am Wanda Kellyman, a dedicated and highly qualified professional specializing in mental health and personal development. My extensive qualifications include National Certified Counselor, Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor, Board Certified Life Coach, and Mindfulness Practitioner. With these credentials, I've honed my expertise in providing transformative therapy and guidance to individuals seeking personal growth and healing. My therapeutic approach is rooted in holism and strength-based principles. I understand that each person is a complex being with interconnected aspects of physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual well-being. Rather than focusing solely on problems or deficits, I empower my clients by highlighting their innate strengths and resources, helping them effectively navigate life's challenges. To create a more engaging and dynamic therapeutic process, I integrate various forms of creative expression into my sessions. Through poetry, art, music, meditation, and movement, I encourage clients to explore and communicate their inner emotions and thoughts. This creative dimension not only fosters self-expression but also deepens self-awareness and introspection, leading to profound personal insights and growth. By harmonizing my certifications, experiences, and passion for holistic well-being, I strive to cultivate a supportive and compassionate environment where individuals can flourish and embark on their unique journeys of self-discovery and transformation. I firmly believe in the immense potential within each person to lead a fulfilling and purposeful life, and I am wholeheartedly committed to guiding them on that empowering path toward mental and emotional well-being. The overarching theme of my approach can be summarized in three words: Engagement, Empowerment, and Bliss. Through engagement in creative and reflective processes, clients find the power to empower themselves and ultimately achieve a state of blissful well-being.

Next available: Apr 14

Quanda L Banks

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LCMHC
5 years of experience
Virtual
In-person
5135 Morganton ...
48 mi
Greetings! I am a Licensed Clinic Mental Health Counselor (LCMHC). I earned my MS degree from Capella University. I have been licensed for 5 years and I love what I do. I was built for this profession. I specialize in Self-Esteem and Trauma. I work with a lot of individuals who have been in traumatic relationships and are wanting to learn how to regain themselves back.

Next available: Apr 15

Andrea McPhatter

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Andrea McPhatter profile image
LCMHC
17 years of experience
Authentic
Empowering
Warm
Virtual
Do you find yourself stuck and not knowing where to start to achieve the best version of your authentic self? Are you in a transition in life and looking to find direction? Have you felt broken and are now ready to begin the process of healing? I am ready to embark on this journey with you. I have been practicing in the area of counseling and coaching for more than 15 years. I have experience with all populations from ages 3-80. My experience includes substance abuse, court-mandated counseling, family and relationship counseling, parenting, coaching, trauma and life transitions. Therapy with me is a personal journey with the client. My theoretical orientation is very person-centered and designed to surround the client's needs. I use an innovative approach that combines orientations such as CBT, Motivational interviewing, and client-centered therapy to create the best outcomes for the client.

Next available: Apr 16

BeLight Holistic Psychotherapy, PLLC

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BeLight Holistic Psychotherapy, PLLC profile image
LCSW
10 years of experience
Virtual
You are welcome here. What version of you gives away your power? Do you find yourself meeting people where they are yet often feel unsupported in the way you need it? Are you struggling to find balance and purpose as a mama? Are you experiencing fear and anxiety or depression during your pregnancy and/or post-partum? Did you know post-partum recovery can last upwards to 10yrs? I offer a compassionate, integrative, holistic approach in supporting women in their paths to mind, body, spiritual wellness. This decision is grounded in the belief that you already possess many tools for healing and life satisfaction within. I will hold sacred space as you journey inward to your well-being. Whether you are experiencing stress, anxiety, depression, grief, confusion, conflict in relationships, lack of boundaries or showing up as the cycle-breaker, I am here. As Bessel van der Kolk shares "Trauma shows up as a behavior". I extend an invitation for you to connect.

Next available: Apr 15

Domonique Blackmon

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LCMHC
9 years of experience
Warm
Empowering
Authentic
Virtual
Hello, I am a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor (LCMHC) and Licensed Clinical Addiction Specialist (LCAS). I earned my Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling with a concentration in Rehabilitation counseling from North Carolina Agricultural & State University. I have more than 7 years of experience serving various populations in Outpatient and Inpatient settings. I have experience providing individual & group therapy to children, adolescents and adults struggling with a variety of issues and concerns including substance abuse, serious and persistent mental illness, criminal justice involvement,and mood disorder.

Next available: Apr 15

LaTonia Curtiss

(she/her)

LaTonia Curtiss profile image
LCSW
21 years of experience
Empowering
Authentic
Solution oriented
Virtual
​ Do you struggle with feeling bad about yourself, developing and /or maintaining healthy relationships with others? Do you feel down, depressed, feeling you let yourself or others down? Do you experience feelings of anxiety, stress, or trauma? Are these concerns impacting you at home, work, or other places? Seeking therapy can be scary, however, you have made the right decision. I believe individuals are the "experts on themselves" and possess the ability to make the desired positive change in their lives. In the session, we will utilize a Person Center Approach consisting of meeting the individual were they are, actively listening, providing support, encouragement, and validation, as well as utilizing Evidence -Based Treatment Modalities ( such Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Solution Focused Based Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Mindfulness, Person Centered Approach, and Psychoeducation) Supportive Therapy, Stress Management, and Anger Management. Together, we will work collaboratively to treat the whole person and empower the person to find their way forward.

Next available: Apr 14

Mikayla Franklin, M.A., LCMHC

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LCMHC
13 years of experience
Authentic
Warm
Empowering
Virtual
Are you having trouble expressing your feelings, putting YOU first or navigating life’s many challenges? Are you figuring out you cant pour from an empty cup? Life is life'ing and you may be feeling stuck and your ready for change? I see you and im here to help! As a Black Millennial therapist, who is also a military spouse, I am passionate about providing relatable therapy to BIPOC , LGBTQIA+ ,Millennials and Military families.

Next available: Apr 16

Ricky Speller

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LCMHC
2 years of experience
Virtual
Hello, I know that sometimes counseling can seem taboo or generic. I strive to make the counseling experience more exciting and fulfilling. I have worked with many different populations and different cultures. I have worked in different settings such as offices, schools and group homes. I have conducted in person and telehealth therapy sessions to meet the needs of my clients. I have a Bachelor's in Criminology from NC State University in Raleigh, NC and a Masters Degree in Professional Counseling From Grand Canyon University. I am eager and ready to work with each client to address their specific needs whether it is couples counseling, family counseling, or individual counseling.

Next available: Apr 16

Jamica Cobbs

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LCSW
10 years of experience
Virtual
Hello, and welcome! I'm Jamica Cobbs, a Licensed Therapist (LCSW) dedicated to supporting adults facing challenges related to depression and anxiety. I utilize a CBT-based approach while also considering other modalities tailored to your unique needs. I have over 10years of experiencing helping clients experience increased fulfillment and satisfaction with their lives. I provide video sessions M-F from the hours of 9am-6pm.

Next available: May 10

Kishia Williams

(she/her)

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LCSW
10 years of experience
Virtual
In-person
351 Wagoner Dri...
47 mi
I am a solution-focused and cognitive behavioral therapist, focusing on problem-solving and cognitive reframing. My goal is to empower my patients. My other specialties in working with patients, include training in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Mindfulness techniques, meditation, relaxation, bibliotherapy, music therapy, spiritual counseling, and many more eclectic techniques. Treatment plans are developed with flexibility and care towards a patient’s individual needs and expectations for therapeutic services.

Next available: Apr 23

Jimiko Ford

(she/her)

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LCSW
5 years of experience
Humorous
Direct
Open-minded
Virtual
Hello, are you ready to heal yourself emotionally and mentally? I’m Jimiko, a Licensed Clinical Therapist in NC and SC, owner of Emotional Healing & Recovery, LLC. Let's face it, life is hard and living in a toxic culture doesn't make it any easier. Talking and getting things out works wonders for your physical and mental health. Why suppress feelings and emotions when you can learn to work through them? I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. You are not alone in this crazy world so let's talk!

Next available: Apr 17

Loreal Massiah

(she/her)

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LCSW
18 years of experience
Warm
Empowering
Virtual
Hello! I am so glad you came across my profile; I am a licensed clinical social worker, based in the Raleigh Durham area of North Carolina. I have spent the majority of my career in healthcare settings and working with adults who are experiencing challenges with mental health. I help clients with long term health conditions find effective coping skills as well as meaning and acceptance in their diagnosis. I have also worked with children who have a loved on facing a life altering medical diagnosis. My experience is not limited to working with individuals that are facing a medical diagnosis, as I also have worked extensively with clients facing depression, anxiety, interpersonal challenges, self esteem issues and end of life. I view therapy as a collaboration, as you are the expert of your own life. I have a certificate to provide tobacco cessation counseling for individuals looking to live a smoke-free lifestyle.

Next available: Apr 14

Wilbert Nichols

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LCMHC
10 years of experience
Solution oriented
Warm
Direct
Virtual
In-person
2905 Breezewood...
50 mi
Hello! I’m a licensed counselor with over 10 years of experience in the field. My specialties include working with trauma, PTSD, depression, anxiety, mood disorders, stress, and compulsive and obsessive behaviors. I use a holistic approach that incorporates techniques such as mindfulness and cognitive behavioral therapy. I often find that my clients benefit from my experience working with modern neuroscience, which helps us better understand what’s going on inside our brains as we work towards changing our patterns of thinking and behavior.

Next available: Apr 15

Marketa Winfield

(she/her)

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LCMHC
3 years of experience
Virtual
In-person
4108 Park Road,...
111 mi
Hi I'm Marketa. Thank you for reaching out and considering this step. The decision to come to therapy can be scary. There are so many unknowns, especially if you have never done this before. I am here to stand and walk with you through every step of the process of change and healing- It gets better. My goal in my relationship with you is to make sure that you feel safe and comfortable enough to be yourself. have a passion for working with children and adolescents; ages 10 to 17 with feeding and eating disorders. I welcome adults of all ages struggling with anxiety, depression, eating disorders, body image concerns, anger management, and trauma. You are not alone. It gets better. I look forward to hearing from you. Let's start today.

Next available: Apr 16

Mathilda Rose Jones

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LCSW
6 years of experience
Virtual
Hello. Welcome to my virtual office. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) based in North Carolina. I earned my Masters of Social Work from the University of South Carolina in Columbia and have been practicing for . I have experience working with children, adolescents and adults overcome negative emotions and interact normally with friends and family without irrational fears or intrusive thoughts that control behavior.

Next available: Apr 16

Kanisha Love

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LCSW
10 years of experience
Virtual
Hello there, I'm Kanisha! Are you dealing with a problem in your life that you're at the point of giving up? No, don't give up! There are so many ways and things you could do that can help you navigate through life's trials. It would make you feel better today than you did yesterday. Can I help you along this journey? I am a mental health provider that has over 10 years of experience in helping those who are struggling with day-to-day life stressors. I provide individual, couples, and family therapy services to those who are struggling with anxiety, depression, grief, relationship issues, and trauma. I am here to listen and help you with all your concerns and challenges. Please allow me to assist, while you lead and I follow. The best is yet to come!

Next available: Apr 29

Monica Bowens

(she/her)

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LCSW
7 years of experience
Solution oriented
Authentic
Direct
Virtual
Hello. My name is Monica, and I am a licensed therapist in North Carolina (NC). I am a native of New York City, but I have lived in NC for many years. I was once a military spouse, which has helped me grasp an understanding of military life and transitions that only living that life can provide. I have been told that I am easy to talk to and people find comfort in sharing their story with me. My method of counseling is supportive, affirming and client-centered. I am passionate about helping others achieve their goals. I look forward to partnering with you on your journey.

Next available: Apr 15

By Grace

(he/him)

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LCMHC
12 years of experience
Authentic
Solution oriented
Virtual
In-person
200 Valencia Dr...
116 mi
Hello, I am Darrell Patterson Does your life seem to be dictated by everything around you except for you and the things you want and love about being able to be fully you without shame, guilt or apology? I assist people with centering or recentering their thoughts around their intentions, their attentiveness and their mindfulness in healthy and helpful ways to live life on a win-win basis. Together, we can identify what is healthy and helpful to your intentions giving you the ability to set a path that is supportive of you and the intentions you have for success in all areas of your life (mentally, emotionally, spiritually, socially, financially and so on). We will explore a love for your whole self approach to address the areas of yourself that are not currently a welcomed part of the whole. Whether you are experiencing feelings of being overwhelmed, relationship issues or cycles of anxiety and depression, I am here to assist you. Seeking therapy can feel uncomfortable but you are making a conscious choice to regain the best version of yourself. You deserve a safe space to heal and grow. I believe the most important thing about therapy is being compassionate and introducing evidence-based techniques and interventions so you can overcome the adverse experiences that have become hindrances to your intentions for a healthy and happy life. Let's work together to find your win-win path and village.

Next available: Apr 16

Tanielle L.A. Brown

(she/her)

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LCMHC
28 years of experience
Holistic
Warm
Direct
Virtual
With a distinguished journey that began in 1995, I have dedicated my life to fostering transformative change in mental health. As a seasoned psychotherapist and owner of my practice for over a decade, my purpose has always been to enlighten, uplift, and support those pursuing personal growth. My approach, rooted in a rich tapestry of therapeutic modalities, particularly shines with Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and innovative techniques that bridge profound understanding. I sincerely believe that life's experiences, even the challenging ones, are vessels of wisdom. In our sessions, together, we will unravel the core barriers holding you back, harnessing those insights to face life's challenges head-on. My mission is to guide you toward empowerment, enabling you to sculpt the most authentic and elevated version of yourself. In my quest to stay at the forefront of therapeutic innovation, I have integrated groundbreaking modalities like Frequency Therapy and Virtual Reality (VR) Therapy into my practice. VR Therapy, a pioneering approach, offers clients an immersive experience using VR headsets, granting them 24/7 access to guided meditations, mindfulness exercises, and breathwork sessions. This avant-garde method enhances focus and serves as a steadfast ally during moments of heightened stress or anxiety. Excitingly, I am broadening these eclectic therapeutic horizons by venturing into the metaverse and expanding my services to reach and resonate in this burgeoning digital realm. By harnessing these advanced tools and other remote-access programs, I strive to offer a holistic and adaptive healing journey, empowering individuals to navigate life's most tumultuous waters with resilience and grace.

Next available: Apr 23

Denise Dawson

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LCSW
23 years of experience
Virtual
Hi! I'm a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) based in North Carolina, Virginia, and Tennessee. I received my Undergraduate degree in Psychology from UNC-Chapel Hill, my Master's degree from East Carolina University and Ph.D. from UNC-Greensboro/NC A&T State University's Joint Ph.D. program. I have been practicing for 23 years. I love working with early career, middle-aged, and older professionals and retirees who are committed to enhancing their quality of life, heal from their past, and improve their emotional and physical health. My clients are eager to improve, but don't yet have the tools needed to make this goal a reality. They often feel stuck, overwhelmed and anxious about their future.

Next available: Apr 17

Latonya Jones

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LCMHC
1 year of experience
Virtual
Hi! I'm a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor and Licensed Substance Abuse Therapist in NC. I've had experience working with families, children and adults during my time as a therapist. I enjoy working with women who may have some difficulty with career transitions, low self-confidence, anxiety and depressive symptoms. I utilize techniques that will help you see your power and change destructive behaviors/thoughts that might impacting your functioning.

Next available: Apr 14

Dr. Latasha McIlwaine

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LCMHC
20 years of experience
Virtual
In-person
615 East 6th St...
109 mi
Hi! I'm a LCMHCS, LPCS, LCAS, CCS based in North Carolina and practicing in NC, SC and GA. I received my Doctorate in Counseling Psychology from Argosy University and two Masters from Webster University in Counseling and Health Administration. I have been practicing for over 20 years and enjoy working with a diverse population of people. I have several areas of expertise and enjoy using them to support my clients in their overall life goals and plans for success.

Next available: Apr 15

Gilda Suiter

(she/her)

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LCSW
3 years of experience
Virtual
Hello. My name is Gilda Suiter. I’m a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in North Carolina. I’m passionate about helping clients reach their goals in therapy. My approach in providing therapy is one in which I believe in the resiliency of people and that they are in control of the outcomes that they get while receiving services. I'm ready to help.

Next available: Apr 15

Cassetta Scott

(she/her)

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LCMHC
16 years of experience
Virtual
Hello! I am a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor based in North Carolina. I am considered a support that understands the struggles of life and how it can leave you with the residue to clean up. I'm here to help you make sense of the deck of cards that you have been dealt, and work dilgently to help you live an autonomous life!

Next available: Apr 14

Ellecia Thompson

(she/her)

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LCSW
17 years of experience
Virtual
Hello ... I am a licensed clinical social worker. I have a master of social work degree from North Carolina A&T State University and UNC at Greensboro. I have provided counseling to many in my community in diverse employment roles across the field of social work. Some include experience working in inpatient psychiatry, medicine, hospice, and dialysis at a community hospital, and mobile crisis clinician with a community mental health agency; and finally VA Health Care. I take pride in my ability to connect with others and help them meet personal and/or professional goals. In my spare time, I love to read psychological thrillers, listen to my favorite podcasts and audiobooks, play Match 3D on my phone, and watch movies with my son.

Next available: Apr 14

Khalilah Garrett, LCSW, LICSW

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LCSW
16 years of experience
Virtual
Khalilah has always known that her role in the Mental Health Industry was a “calling” not just a choice. Khalilah is passionate about assisting her clients with improving their quality of life and daily functioning during the most delicate and vulnerable episodes in their lives. Khalilah assists adults, couples and families with developing coping strategies, mental health/interpersonal skills, and techniques to mitigate life stressors and mental health symptomology that negatively impact personal functioning and quality of life. Khalilah is a trauma treatment specialist and focuses on the effective treatment for those that have endured sexual, physical, emotional, childhood and domestic abuse. Khalilah utilizes evidenced based psychotherapies such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT), Attachment Theory, Psychodynamic Theory and Family Systems Theory. However, Khalilah would consider herself to be an Integrative Psychotherapist, which means that Khalilah utilizes a variety of orientations and therapies according to the client’s individual needs.

Next available: Apr 22

Mary Williams

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LCMHC
24 years of experience
Virtual
In-person
2 Centerview Dr...
50 mi
Thank you so much for viewing my profile. My name is Mary Williams and I am a body based therapist who is professionally trained in trauma focused treatments including EMDR, Somatic Experiencing, and Internal Family Systems. I believe the answers you are searching for are hidden within you. As a therapist, my role is to help you to journey within your emotions, body, and thoughts to discover the answers to the many questions you have about who you are, why you continue to do what you do, and what you need in order to feel whole again.

Next available: Apr 14

Brittany Hargrove

(she/her)

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LCSW
10 years of experience
Virtual
I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) and Licensed Clinical Addiction Specialist LCAS in North Carolina. I obtained my Master’s in Social Work in 2013 with the Joint Master’s of Social Work Program between the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and North Carolina Agricultural &Technical State University. I have 12 years of experience in assisting men, women, adolescents, POC, and the LGBTQI+ population break unhealthy thinking and behavior patterns. I am enthusiastic about uncovering mental and behavioral health obstacles, and encouraging individuals towards the best quality of life possible.

Next available: Apr 19

Stephanie Render

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LCMHC
19 years of experience
Virtual
I am a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor in North Carolina. I have over 20 years of experience working with individuals (children, adolescents, and adults). I have worked with couples and groups. I am also a North Carolina Licensed Clinical Addiction Specialist and I have provided counseling services to clients who have struggled with addiction issues.

Next available: Apr 20

Keya Dunn

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LCMHC
8 years of experience
Virtual
Hello!! I am a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor (LCMHC) in North Carolina with over 20 years experience supporting individuals as they overcome various challenges. I strive to build strong therapeutic relationships with my clients to create a safe and supportive environment where they can explore their thoughts, feelings, and behaviors. By gaining insight into their past experiences, individuals can develop the skills and tools to thrive.

Next available: Apr 15

Dr. Carizma Amila Chapman

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LMFT
15 years of experience
Empowering
Solution oriented
Warm
Virtual
Hi, my name is Dr. Carizma Chapman and I am a psychotherapist specializing in treating individuals and couples. I curate therapeutic experiences that support women and couples to achieve lifestyle, intimacy/relationship, career, wellbeing, and general life goals. I thoroughly enjoy and am adept at working with people with diverse identities and from diverse backgrounds. I tailor my therapeutic approach to the unique needs of clients.I am always jazzed to support clients to experience enhanced personal wisdom, develop a deepened experience of being grounded and alive, cultivate enhanced intimacy, create alignment with desires and behavior, and develop greater alignment of mind, body, and soul. I use evidenced-based experiential and system therapies to support clients to heal. You can expect me to create meaningful encounters for you to work with emotions, body sensations, thoughts, and relational patterns in real time. Our process will be thoughtful, appropriately paced, and attentive to any needs, concerns, or issues that come into the room. Whether you need support enhancing your work performance or relationships, adjusting to a major life transition, healing from a trauma, navigating a time of darkness, despair, and loneliness, or any other important issue, I invite you to connect with me to explore if I can support you on your healing journey.

Next available: Apr 15

Saundra Casey

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LCMHC
9 years of experience
Virtual
I have been practicing Pastoral Care & Counseling for over 20 years. I am a board-certified chaplain and spiritually integrated psychotherapist through the Association Clinical Pastoral Education and a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor. I have experience in providing counseling and assessment services to children, adolescents, adults, families in church, social service agencies, seniors/nursing homes and hospital/ hospice healthcare settings.

Next available: Apr 14

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