Our Counselors

D'Antoinette Edwards
Accepting:
  • Aetna
  • Anthem BlueCross BlueShield
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Cigna
  • ComPsych
  • Humana
  • Magellan
  • Multiplan
  • United Healthcare
Pending:
  • Tricare
Self Pay Rate: $99

D’Antoinette Edwards, LPC

Philosophy of Care

D’Antoinette Edwards is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Georgia with nearly a decade of experience working with adult, geriatric, and teen populations with mental health, substance abuse, and co-occurring issues. She earned a Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Mercer University and a Dual Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Sociology from Georgia State University.

Although Psychodynamic, Cognitive Behavioral, and Person-Centered therapies comprise some of D’Antoinette’s favorite therapeutic techniques, D’Antoinette utilizes an eclectic approach to therapy as she tailors treatment to fit the needs of each individual or couple. D’Antoinette is experienced in working clients of various racial, ethnic, cultural, and religious identities.

D’Antoinette Edwards is dedicated to supporting the achievement of emotional stability through collaborative, therapeutic processes. D’Antoinette relishes in being able to assist clients in accomplishing an optimal level of happiness, peace, authenticity, and self-acceptance. D’Antoinette would love to meet with you, develop a fruitful therapeutic relationship, and work diligently with you to achieve the life you were meant to live!

Education

Mercer University
Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Specialties

  • Anxiety
  • Bereavement-Grief Counseling
  • Christian Counseling
  • Codependency
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorders
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
  • Substance Abuse
  • Trauma / Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Women’s Issues
Chelsea Ward
Accepting:
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
Self Pay Rate: $99

Chelsea Ward, Resident in Counseling

Philosophy of Care

Chelsea Ward is a Licensed Associate Professional Counselor with a specialty in addiction counseling and clinical mental health in the state of Georgia. She works with adolescents, adults and couples that have concerns with depression, anxiety, stress management, life transitions, relationship issues, addiction, and etc. She has experience working with clients from cultural, spiritual, diverse and religious backgrounds. 

As a therapist, Chelsea’s goal is to promote mindfulness, therapeutic counseling and well being of the heart, mind, body and soul through the use of Normalcy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Solution Focused Brief Therapy, and Mindfulness-Based Interventions.  She strives to equip her clients with the necessary tools to help you get back your courage and the ability to change by providing a safe, loving and caring zone to assist you in creating for yourself a more balanced and healthier life. 

Chelsea hopes to build her platform for mental health awareness by bringing the light to mental health and by helping others to see that counseling is okay. By helping others to understand and comprehend that your diagnosis or mental health does not make you who you are, but your mental health is only one part of you. This can be managed by changing your mindset, managing your emotions respectfully through coping skills, self awareness of your triggers, and self care. The deeper the sorrow is carved within. The more balance of the mind, body and soul. Remember; Before you can find the LOVE within anyone else, you must first,  HEAL the love WITHIN yourself . I look forward to speaking with you soon!

Education

Argosy University
Master's in Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Specialties

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Stress Management
  • Addiction
  • Grief/Bereavement
  • Interpersonal
  • Coping Skills
Claudia Elizee-Moore
Accepting:
  • Aetna
  • Anthem BlueCross BlueShield
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Cigna
  • ComPsych
  • Humana
  • Magellan
  • Multiplan
  • Tricare
Self Pay Rate: $99

Claudia Elizee-Moore, LPC, LMHC, CPCS

Claudia Elizee-Moore, LPC, LMHC, CPCS, is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Georgia and a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in the state of Florida, who currently practices in Georgia. Claudia has a Master of Science degree in Mental Health Counseling, St. Thomas University, 1997. Claudia is also certified as a Paracletos Counseling Specialist and implements Christian Counseling in treatment plans, if requested.

Claudia has over two decades of experience in the behavioral health field. A substantial amount of this experience has focused on working with significantly traumatized children in the foster care system through individual and family therapy.

Claudia understands the significant level of stress that life transitions can create and has dedicated her life to walk alongside others who are working through depression, anxiety, low self-esteem, divorce, and grief. Her goal is to assist her clients in navigating through these challenges and live a full and self-satisfied life.

Claudia believes strongly in the Cognitive Behavioral Model and its framework of working collaboratively with the client and focusing primarily on the “here and now” by helping clients to develop healthy ways to cope in their lives.

Darrell Brooks
Accepting:
  • Aetna
  • Anthem BlueCross BlueShield
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Cigna
  • ComPsych
  • Humana
  • Magellan
  • Multiplan
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
Self Pay Rate: $99

Darrell Brooks, LPC

Philosophy of Care

Darrell earned his Master’s degree in Community Mental Health Counseling at Malone University in 2008. While in school, he lead and developed, “How to Counsel the Black Family.” He also trained for seven years in working with individuals that were charged with DUI in Ohio. He moved to Atlanta, Georgia, in 2010. While in Atlanta, he worked with several core agencies and private businesses throughout Georgia. In 2012, he received his certification in Rational Living Therapy, and is a state certified professional counselor supervisor. He served as President of the Licensed Professional Counseling Association of Georgia from 2016 through 2018. 

Darrell’s transition from non-profit management and the political arena to counseling was driven by his passion for developing mental toughness and helping others reach their full potential. With over ten years of experience in the sports-related industry, Darrell combines both areas to service the student-athlete, families, and adults. Darrell is an interactive, solution-focus therapist. He integrates complementary methodologies and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client.

Pia Scott
Accepting:
  • Aetna
  • Anthem BlueCross BlueShield
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Cigna
  • ComPsych
  • Humana
  • Magellan
  • Multiplan
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
Self Pay Rate: $99

Pia Scott, EdD, LPC, GCDF

Dr. Pia L. Scott, EdD, LPC, GCDF is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Georgia and Licensed Professional Counselor Associate in South Carolina. She is a certified Global Career Development Facilitator helping clients with career transition and change. She earned her Bachelor's of Science in Criminal Justice and Master's of Arts in Counseling from South Carolina State University. She received her EdD in Educational Leadership and Management from Drexel University. 

Working in various environments, she has experience in schools, community health agencies, state governments, and higher education working with a diversity of clients to include veterans, individuals with disabilities, formerly incarcerated, and many more. She brings over 7 years of clinical experience utilizing therapeutic integrative approaches. Her passion is working with couples, adults, and families walking alongside clients in their difficult times and enabling them to feel a sense of hope and inspiration. 

Her theoretical approach to counseling is predominately person-centered therapy creating a warm, caring, non- judgmental environment that fosters inspiration, trust, and motivation. It is her desire to help clients understand and reach their full potential. She is skilled at working with individuals with anxiety, poor self- esteem, anger, caregiver stress, domestic violence, grief/loss, anxiety, career struggles and life transitions. 

She is also skilled at helping clients increase their self-worth, self-esteem, self- love, and develop healthy relationships despite life’s unforeseen obstacles and challenges. 

Raven Evans
Accepting:
  • Aetna
  • Anthem BlueCross BlueShield
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Cigna
  • ComPsych
  • Humana
  • Magellan
  • Multiplan
  • United Healthcare
Pending:
  • Tricare
Self Pay Rate: $99

Raven Evans, PsyD

Philosophy of Care

Dr. Raven Evans is a Licensed Psychologist in the state of Georgia with 5 years of experience working with adults, adolescents, veterans, college students, and ethnic and sexual minorities. She completed her Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology from the Florida School of Professional Psychology at National Louis University. Some areas of her expertise include depression, anxiety, substance abuse, women’s issues, relationships, and grief. Dr. Evans is also passionate about working with people of color and individuals who identify as LGBTQIA+ to assist with issues brought on by societal oppression, racism, and experiences of marginalization and/or racial trauma.

Dr. Evans utilizes a variety of approaches to therapy including person-centered, strength-based, cognitive-behavioral, mindfulness-based, and solution focused. Most importantly, she aims to provide an environment that feels like a safe space to explore emotions and vulnerabilities without judgment, fear, or stigma. She understands the significance of implementing flexibility and creativity into the therapy space to meet the client’s unique needs and increase her awareness of the client’s individuality. She also values the concept of flexibility to normalize the process of embracing continual change that typically takes place in therapy.

Dr. Evans seeks to establish a warm and caring relationship with you in order to help you achieve your goals, fulfill your life’s purpose, and equip you with the essential life skills to navigate the highs and lows of your personal journey. Overall, Dr. Evans strives to help you maintain your mental health and create a meaningful life that aligns with your desires, values, and happiness.

Education

Florida School of Professional Psychology at National Louis University
Doctorate of Psychology in Clinical Psychology

Specialties

  • Depression/Mood Disorders
  • Anxiety/Stress Management
  • Grief & Loss Counseling
  • Issues faced by Women/People of Color/LGBTQIA+
  • Substance Abuse
  • Relationships/Identity Issues/Self-Esteem
  • Life Transitions
  • Severe Mental Illness (SMI)/Family Education for Individuals with SMI
Robyn Starks
Accepting:
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
Self Pay Rate: $99

Robyn Starks, Resident in Counseling

Philosophy of Care

Robyn Starks is a Associate Licensed Professional Counselor and working on her Associate Marriage and Family Therapist licensure in the state of Georgia who has 7 years’ of experience working with  children, adult individuals and couples seeking help with depression, anxiety, stress, grief, life transitions, communication, coping skills and parenting. Her passion includes learning alongside couples while helping them build and maintain fulfilling relationships through self-awareness and continued growth. Robyn completed her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Kennesaw State University and received his Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Counseling from Richmont Graduate University. 

Robyn utilizes relational, collaborative, strength based, cognitive behavioral, mindfulness based, art/play therapy techniques, solution focused and emotionally focused approaches to therapy always maintaining the creativity, flexibility and awareness necessary to best meet the needs of every unique child, individual, family and couple.

Whether coming to gain life skills as an individual or a couple; Or coming to therapy to process life events as a family or an individual, the one thing Robyn believes most necessary is to listen without judgment or a personal agenda. Working collaboratively by creating a relationship based on trust and empathy for all clients is vital.

Education

Richmont Graduate University
Master's in Marriage and Family Counseling

Specialties

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Stress Management
  • Self Esteem
  • Life Transitions
  • Anger Management
  • Women’s Issues
  • Relationship Issues
  • Grief & Loss
  • Single Parent 
  • Children’s Therapy (Art/Play Techniques)
  • Trauma
  • Christian Counseling
  • Marriage Counseling 
  • Family Counseling
Shereka Shaw
Accepting:
  • Aetna
  • Anthem BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • ComPsych
  • Humana
  • Magellan
  • Multiplan
  • United Healthcare
Pending:
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Tricare
Self Pay Rate: $99

Shereka S. Shaw, MA, LPC

Philosophy of Care

Shereka S. Shaw is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Georgia who has over 10 years experience working with children/adolescents who struggle with managing their emotions due to depression, anxiety, substance abuse and experienced traumatic events, also providing assistance to their families. She also has worked with adults with substance abuse history, mood disorders, and post traumatic stress disorder. She completed her Bachelor of Arts in Early Childhood Education at Clark Atlanta University and received her Master of Arts in Community Counseling from Argosy University, Atlanta Campus.  Shereka utilizes mindfulness and spiritual based approaches, as well as dialectical behavioral, cognitive behavioral and solution focused approaches to therapy always maintaining the creativity, flexibility and awareness necessary to best meet the needs of every unique individual and couple.  Shereka’s goal is always to find and use intriguing and creative ways to assist you in connecting the puzzles pieces of your life as you strive to feel whole. She desires for open and honest dialogue because being honest about hurt and pain is the only way to heal from it.

Education

Argosy University
Master of Arts in Community Counseling

Specialties

  • Depression  
  • Anxiety  
  • Stress management  
  • Self esteem  
  • Anger management  
  • Relationship issues  
  • Substance Abuse  
  • Christian Counseling  
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)  
  • Dialectic Behavioral Therapy (DBT)
Felicia Williams
Accepting:
  • Anthem BlueCross BlueShield
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Cigna
  • ComPsych
  • Magellan
Pending:
  • Aetna
  • Humana
  • Multiplan
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
Self Pay Rate: $99

Felicia Williams, LPC

Philosophy of Care

Felicia Williams is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Georgia who has 11 years of experience working with youth, adults and families seeking help with depression, anxiety, life transitions, women’s issues and relationship issues. 

Felicia utilizes collaborative cognitive behavioral therapy, dialectical behavioral therapy and mindfulness based therapeutic approaches to assist individuals in identifying and building their strengths to meet and create goals to live a meaningful and purposeful life.

Education

University of Phoenix
Master of Science in Psychology

Specialties

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Stress management
  • Self esteem
  • Life transitions
  • Anger management
  • Women’s issues
  • Relationship issues
  • Grief & Loss
Erika Sledge
Accepting:
Pending:
  • Aetna
  • Anthem BlueCross BlueShield
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Cigna
  • ComPsych
  • Humana
  • Magellan
  • Multiplan
  • United Healthcare
Self Pay Rate: $99

Erika Sledge, LPC, NCC, BC-TMH, CPCS

Philosophy of Care

Erika Sledge is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Georgia who has 9 years’ experience working with children, adolescents, adults, and couples seeking help with depression, anxiety, life transitions, relationship issues, anger management, stress self-esteem, ADHD/ADD, Schizophrenia Spectrum and Psychotic Disorders, and mood disorders.  She completed her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Georgia Southern University and received her Master of Arts in Professional Counseling from Liberty University. 

Erika utilizes cognitive behavioral, mindfulness meditation, solution-focused, dialectic behavioral therapy, and motivational interviewing therapy to best meet the needs of every unique individual and couple.

Erika seeks to establish a trusting and helpful relationship with you to assist in building on your assets and support you with reaching your goals.

Education

Master of Arts in Professional Counseling
Liberty University

Specialties

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Stress management
  • Self esteem
  • Life transitions
  • Anger management
  • Relationship Issues
  • ADHD/ADD
  • Schizophrenia Spectrum and Psychotic Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
Jazmine Patton
Accepting:
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
Self Pay Rate: $99

Jazmine Patton, Resident in Counseling

Philosophy of Care

My passion is working with adolescents and young adults; what some would call Generation Z and the Millennials. I work to assist with creating stability within themselves to then work towards creating stability outside of themselves. I strive to provide a nurturing and safe atmosphere to develop rapport and develop goals to assist in becoming the best person they can be. I aim to explore their emotions, learn effective coping strategies, and make changes that push them toward healing and overall wellness. I aim to meet my clients where they are, increase awareness of their emotional and cognitive experiences/behaviors, and provide guidance towards their goals; sometimes with gentle and caring confrontation. Some things are outside of our awareness; I believe once something is brought to your awareness, you can adapt and change as needed to manifest the emotional responses, behaviors, and thoughts that you want. 

I have experience working with anxiety, depression, chronic suicidal behavior or thoughts, behavioral difficulties, self-esteem, self-injurious behavior, socialization issues, school issues, and personality disorders. I also have experience working with families. The family system is very important to individual functionality in the world. I utilize creative and expressive interventions to assist clients in identifying goals, exploring emotions, creating a personalized array of skills to keep at their disposal, and creating their own safe space to tackle the world with. Even though the journey or road may be difficult, I am confident that I can get you to the other side feeling accomplished and empowered. I look forward to working with you on your journey to becoming your best self. 

I am an Associate Professional Counselor (APC) with training in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT). I have utilized that training in outpatient, inpatient (crisis stabilization), and in residential settings with individuals starting from the age 4 and up.   

Education

Mercer University
Masters in Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Specialties

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Self-injurious Behavior/ Suicidal Thoughts
  • Self-esteem
  • School Issues
  • Personality Disorders

 

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