I am a Licensed Professional Counselor who is passionate about working with children, adults, and families to help them heal, grow, and thrive. My specialty is play therapy, and I have experience helping kids work through family transitions, anxiety, depression, low self-esteem, anger, social skills, and emotional regulation. I have specialized training in play therapy and am working towards becoming a Registered Play Therapist under the supervision of Rebecca Muyres, LPC, RPT-S, CPCS. I also provide Child-Parent Relationship Therapy and other parenting services to support the family as a whole. I have experience working with young adults as they navigate adjustment to independence, stress management, relationships, and college and career choices. I offer counseling from a Christian perspective for clients and families who choose to incorporate their faith into their counseling experience. I received my Bachelors degree in Psychology from the University of North Georgia and my Masters degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Richmont Graduate University. I work from a family systems perspective, and incorporate Child Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Interpersonal Therapy, and Creative Expressive/Art Therapy. I consider it an honor to walk alongside children, adults, and families on their journeys toward wellness and freedom.
I am a Licensed Professional Counselor and Marriage and Family Therapist who is comfortable adapting therapy to the developmental level of the client and enjoy helping people of all ages and stages. I have experience working with a variety of mental health concerns including anxiety, depression, ADD/ADHD, trauma, overwhelming emotions, self-harm, feelings of suicide, psychosis, personality disorders, relationship conflict, parenting struggles, foster care and adoption, and adjusting to divorce. My therapy styles include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) and Solution Focused Brief Therapy and I counsel from a client centered and family systems perspective. I can do faith based counseling and also have specialized training in sexual issues including marital intimacy, trauma, addiction, same sex attraction and gender identity. I have worked in a variety of settings including group homes, community/home-based services, recovery residence programs and even a psychiatry practice. I received my Masters in Business Administration from Georgia Tech, my Masters in Professional Counseling from Liberty University and am a Certified Professional Counselor Supervisor (CPCS) as well. I would be honored to help you find your path to change and a more fulfilling life.
KELLEY DODSON, LPC
I am a Licensed Professional Counselor who specializes in working with children and families struggling with anxiety, depression, grief, anger management, low self-esteem, social skills, divorce and family transitions. I have a passion for helping children and their families grow and develop. I have worked in a variety of settings including home-based services, drug-rehabilitation programs, and community-based organizations. I also have specialized training in play therapy and attachment concerns. I received my undergraduate degree at Georgia State University and graduate degree in Professional Counseling at Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia.
I specialize in Play Therapy, Art Therapy, Attachment Concerns and Child Development, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Foster care and Adoption, Career counseling, Life Skills, Grief Counseling, Depression, Anxiety, Anger, and Stress Management, Self-Esteem/Personal Growth, Divorce/Blended Families, and Women’s Issues.
REBECCA MUYRES, LPC, RPT-S, CPCS
I am a warm, passionate, and creative therapist who strives to make the counseling process a positive healing experience. I specialize in play therapy and working with children (3+). As the Owner and Clinical Director for Creative Family Counseling, I am a Certified Professional Counselor Supervisor (CPCS), Registered Play Therapy Supervisor (RPT-S) with a specialization in Sandtray and AutPlay Certified Provider. My therapy dog Cavalier King Charles “Buddy” accompanies me in many sessions and adds another layer of healing and comfort. My other specialties include anxiety and depression, self-esteem, ADHD, autism and neurodevelopmental disorders, social skills training, child-parent relationship training (CPRT), parenting concerns, young adult issues and cross-cultural transitions. I hold certifications in Biblical Counseling from the American Association of Christian Counselors (AACC) and premarital counseling through Prepare-Enrich.
I have taught parenting classes for 10 years and have 14 years of volunteer experience in Christian ministry working with youth and young adults. Raised in France and having studied in Chile, I am a Trilingual therapist, fluent in Spanish and French, culturally sensitive to diverse populations.
I utilize an eclectic approach that draws from Cognitive-Behavioral, Solution-Focused, Trauma Focused and Client-Centered Therapy. My desire is for you to develop the skills and confidence to handle life’s concerns and challenges. I will walk beside you and your child, encouraging and coaching you as you heal and grow. My goal is for families to walk in freedom, live more fulfilling lives, satisfying and healthy relationships and have an increased awareness of who they are and God’s purpose for their life.