Our Counselors

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

Jay Weidner, LPC

Philosophy of Care

J.D. Weidner is a Licensed Professional Counselor in Georgia who has 12 years of experience working with individuals with co-occurring disorders. He completed clinical licensure training at Nova Southeastern University, additional doctoral-level training in conflict analysis and dispute resolution at Nova Southeastern University and is currently a doctoral candidate at Capella University in Addiction Psychology. He has professional publications in the areas of evidence-based treatment approaches, client-centered therapy, and survivor guilt. In addition, he is an instructor of psychology at Gwinnett Technical College. 

He collaborates with the clients through motivational enhancement, cognitive behavioral therapy, guided self-change, solution-focused, exposure therapy, meditation, performance enhancement, coaching, and client-centered approaches to help individuals realize their goals in therapy.  

He understands that frequently we may self-medicate ourselves as a way to deal with stress, loss, or grief and that these patterns can be detrimental, taking the form of addiction or behavioral form of escapism, and often result in a spiral of self-destruction that leads us to feel out of control. In addition, these patterns in life can cause us to lose sight of our goals affecting our health and our relationships. He is here to help individuals regain control over their life and break the cycle to start healing.

Education

Master of Science in Psychology
Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale FL

Specialties

  • Addiction
  • Behavioral Addictions 
  • LGBTQQI 
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar
  • Anger management
  • Stress management
  • Life transitions
  • Men’s issues
  • Relationship issues
Marsha Clarke
Accepting:
Pending:
  • Aetna
  • Anthem BlueCross BlueShield
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Cigna
  • ComPsych
  • Humana
  • Magellan
  • Multiplan
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
Self Pay Rate: $99

Marsha Clarke, LCSW

Philosophy of Care 

Marsha Clarke is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the State of Georgia who has over 21  years of experience providing clinical assessment and therapeutic care to adults and couples  seeking help with problems in living such as , depression, anxiety, trauma, life transitions and  chronic or terminal health conditions. She approaches therapy with compassion , empathy and  seeks to facilitate a safe nonjudgmental, and supportive space. 

Marsha utilizes collaborative, strength based, cognitive behavioral , motivational interviewing  techniques, solution focused and emotionally focused approaches to therapy. Marsha strives  to always maintaining the creativity , flexibility and awareness necessary to best meet the  client’s needs. 

Marsha seeks to establish a warm and caring relationship with you in order to assist in  bolstering your strengths and better collaborate with you towards achieving your goals and  living the meaningful life you envision, value and desire.  

Education 

Masters of Social Work
Hunter College, City University of New York 

Specialities 

  • Depression 
  • Anxiety 
  • Grief and loss 
  • Trauma 
  • Relationship issues
Alexandra Alonso
Accepting:
  • Aetna
  • Anthem BlueCross BlueShield
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Cigna
  • ComPsych
  • Humana
  • Magellan
  • Multiplan
  • United Healthcare
Pending:
  • Tricare
Self Pay Rate: $99

Alexandra Alonso, LPC

Philosophy of Care

Alexandra Alonso is a Licensed Professional Counselor and a National Board Certified Counselor in the State of Georgia. Alexandra is also a Licensed Professional Counselor and Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor in the state of Texas and has been practicing therapy since 2013 . Alexandra received her Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from Texas A&M University and received her Masters of Science degree in Individual and Family Psychotherapy from Our Lady of the Lake University. 

To provide the best care possible Alexandra adapts her therapeutic approach to best fit the needs of her client. She utilizes an integrated therapeutic approach pulling from Cognitive behavioral therapy, Narrative therapy, Solution focused brief therapy, and Mindfulness practices. 

Alexandra is dedicated to working together with her clients to identify goals, implement change, and overcome barriers to help them live their best life. No matter where you are in your journey Alexandra is ready to meet you where you are and together take it step by step. 

Education

Our Lady of the Lake University
MS in Individual and Family Psychotherapy

Specialties

  • Stress Management 
  • Anxiety 
  • Depression 
  • Life and work transitions 
  • ADHD 
  • Addiction and Substance Abuse Disorders 
  • Behavioral Disorders 
  • Mood Disorders 
  • Mindfulness/Meditation
Cachet Berry
Accepting:
  • Anthem BlueCross BlueShield
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Magellan
  • Multiplan
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
Pending:
  • Aetna
  • ComPsych
Self Pay Rate: $99

Cachet Berry, LMFT

Cachet Berry holds a Master of Science in Marriage and Family Therapy from Valdosta State University and a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from the University of Georgia. She is currently a state Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. 

Cachet has worked in a variety of settings has had the experience of working with individuals, families, and children struggling with substance abuse, sexuality/intimacy, stress management, communication, depression, anxiety, and LGBTQ issues. Cachet has also had the pleasure of working with the unique challenges faced by our Veteran and Active-Duty military families. 

There are times in life when we face difficult decisions, ineffective communication, tumultuous relationships, life transitions, and the overall daily struggle to lead a happy satisfying life.  As a strength-based solution-focused therapist, Cachet believes that every person has the right and ability to experience a happy and well-balanced life. As a facilitator of change she will work with you to create solutions and explore endless possibilities for your future.

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

Carlie Sherman, LPC

Carlie is a Licensed Professional Counselor certified by the state of Georgia where she was born and raised. She holds a Bachelor’s of Arts degree in Psychology from Georgia State University and a Masters of Science degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Mercer University. Carlie has spent the last 5 years working in Crisis Intervention in the hospital setting among a wide range of populations with children, teenagers, adults, and geriatrics. Carlie has experience working with Refugees, Veterans, Professionals, and those going difficult transitions in life. She specializes in working with individuals experiencing depression, grief/loss, anxiety, anger, difficulties with work/life balance, and substance abuse. Carlie has a well-rounded approach to therapy that is not only collaborative but holistic, as she believes that every individual deserves the chance to live a well-balanced physical, spiritual, emotional life.

My area of specialities include Anger Management, Depression/Anxiety, Substance Abuse, Grief/Loss

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

Cassi Haberler, LPC

Philosophy of Care

Cassi Haberler is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Certified Professional Counseling Supervisor in the state of Georgia. She has over 15 years of experience working with survivors of Domestic Abuse, Sexual Assault/Abuse, Child abuse and Human Trafficking. She also has experience with family systems issues and women's issues. She completed her Bachelor of Arts in Communications and Human Services from Pepperdine University and received her Master of Education in Clinical Counseling Psychology from Ohio University.  

Cassi utilizes trauma focused cognitive behavioral therapy, strength based, mindfulness, and solution focused approaches to therapy always maintaining the creativity, flexibility and awareness necessary to best meet the needs of every unique individual and situation.

 Cassi works to make the counseling space a safe and nurturing place to explore issues and build on your strengths as a collaborative conversation partner as you find your way to a centered and joyful sense of self.

Education

Master of Education in Clinical Counseling Psychology
Ohio University 

Specialties

  • Domestic Violence
  • Sexual Assault/Abuse
  • Child Abuse
  • Human Trafficking
  • Women's Issues
  • Grief and Loss
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Emotion Management
James Winfrey
Accepting:
Pending:
  • Aetna
  • Anthem BlueCross BlueShield
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Cigna
  • ComPsych
  • Humana
  • Magellan
  • Multiplan
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
Self Pay Rate: $99

James Winfrey, LPC

Philosophy of Care

For me, before I was a licensed psychotherapist, I was a believer in God.  It is that belief that is at the core of my soul.  Serving others, seeing the purpose and potential in others, and providing a safe refuge for all to be the absolute best they can be is directly connected to my faith. Therapy is the vocation that God called me to serve in. The ability to partner with those who desire to be their best is a journey that I gladly will embark upon with any that allow me to walk with them on their path to healing. God made us relational in nature, for as Ecclesiastes 4:9 reads, "Two are better than one because they have a good return for their labor." It is my faith that allows me to see best in those that I work with.  Using a collaborative approach utilizing strength, faith, and evidenced-based modalities, helping people to feel at ease and as comfortable as possible, while providing an emotionally safe space and refuge for healing is what I provide everyone, regardless of their life walk.

For you, therapy is a mirror which allows you to see the best in you as well. Clinically, through the utilization of various evidenced-based clinical modalities, your wholeness, happiness, and peace is attainable. Through therapeutic insight, self-approval, heightened perspective, and authoritative self-shifting, your desire to be the best you is truly possible.  It is the aligning of effective therapy approaches, safe and secure emotional refuge, and strength based collaboration that I am certain that your best life experiences can be realized. 

One of the greatest honors for me is to see you become the absolute best you by strengthening you to be able to hold your life mirror up and for you to say to yourself, "You are more than enough, more than capable, and have everything you need to be what you desire.” I would be honored to labor with and walk alongside you in your betterment.

Specialties 

  •  Pre-Marital
  • Marriage
  • Veterans
  • Depression
  • Family/Blended Family
  • Divorce
  • Anxiety and Phobias
  • Relationship Difficulties
  • Life Transitions
  • Difficulties with Self-Esteem
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Professional/Career Issues
  •  College/Graduate School Issues
  •  Medical and Health Concerns
  •  Stress Management
  •  Sexual Abuse
  • Spirituality
  • Gender Identity Support
  • LGBT Counseling
  •  Grief, Loss, or Bereavement
  •  Trauma
Kimberly McIntosh
Accepting:
  • Aetna
  • Anthem BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Magellan
  • Multiplan
  • United Healthcare
Pending:
  • Beacon Health Options
  • ComPsych
  • Tricare
Self Pay Rate: $99

Kimberly McIntosh, LMFT

Philosophy of Care

Kimberly McIntosh is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist/Certified Prepare/Enrich facilitator in the state of Georgia. She has over 14 years of experience in working with couples, families, and individuals on matters such as pre-marital issues/guidance, relationship issues, divorce, anxiety, and depression. Kimberly completed Bachelor’s degree in Sociology and Master’s Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy at Valdosta State University. She has worked in community outpatient, clinical outpatient (in office and virtual), and inpatient settings. 

Kimberly utilizes strategic family therapy, solution focused, cognitive behavioral, faith based and mindfulness approaches in working with individuals and families. She is able to adjust her approach to the needs of the client.

Kimberly joins with you in identifying appropriate goals and assists you in navigating through the process of meeting them. Kimberly aims to meet you at the point of your need by partnering with you until meaningful change takes place.

Education

Valdosta State University
Master’s Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy

Specialties

  • Couple’s Issues
  • Family Issues
  • Pre-Marital Coaching/counseling
  • Life Transitions
  • Christian Counseling

 

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

Lakeah White, LPC

To paraphrase an old but true saying, “the only thing constant in life is change.” One thing that was left out is that change can often times be scary and hard. Just when we think things are going good, life has a way of throwing us a curve ball just to make things “interesting.” Whether you are experiencing difficulty with coping with changes related to your emotions, your relationships, your job, your health, or just life in general, counseling can help. 

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor with approximately 12 years of experience with working with children, adults, families, and couples.  I am proud to have an all-inclusive practice that serves clients and families of varying ethnicities, sexual orientations, socio-economic status, and other cultural backgrounds. I take pride in providing a comfortable and welcoming (yet always professional) environment where clients are encouraged to be open and honest. My primary goal is to help my clients to uncover their innate ability to adapt and thrive despite any challenges they may face.

Common issues that I help with include depression, anxiety, self-esteem, anger management, relationship stressors, behavior issues, trauma and abuse, stress management, relational codependency, suicidal thoughts, and grief. I utilize a holistic/systems approach to counseling in order to understand the impact that a client’s mental, social, emotional, physical, and spiritual well-being may have on the issues that they are facing. While I believe quality training is important, I also believe that it is just as important to find a counselor that is a good “fit.” I would the love the opportunity to see if I am a good fit to help assist you on your journey. With online counseling (within the state of Georgia), 24/7 scheduling, and a complimentary 15 minute consultation, you are just one mouse click/phone call of way, so…let’s HEAL together!

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

Tashanna Arroyo, LPC

Philosophy of Care

Tashanna Arroyo is a Board Licensed Professional Counselor in the State of Georgia with over nine years of experience working with individuals and groups seeking help with anxiety, depression, stress, addiction, self-esteem, and relationship issues. She is an accomplished Graduate with a Bachelor’s of Science in Psychology from University of Maryland University College and a Master of Science in Counseling and Psychology from Troy University. 

Tashanna’s approach to Counseling consist of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (an intervention that aims to improve mental health), Motivational Interviewing with a focus on the individual and addressing their feelings, strengths, and emotions. Tashanna’s aim is to bring long term stability and strength to all her clients.

Tashanna has a warm, inviting presence and works with you to build on your full potential by creating trust in a non-judgmental environment where you can fully express your concerns and feel empowered to make your best decisions. She is keen at understanding cultural differences and how they influence perspectives in the human domain.

Education

Master of Science in Counseling and Psychology
Troy University

Specialties

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Substance Abuse
  • Relationship Issues
  • Stress Management
  • Self-Esteem
  • Anger Management
  • Woman’s issues

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