We provide comprehensive behavioral and developmental evaluations, and effective treatment/recovery for adults and children in Marshall County and surrounding areas.
Individual psychotherapy (also known as counseling) allows you and a therapist to meet regularly and discuss thoughts, behaviors, patterns, and emotions in a safe, caring environment. Your therapist will help you identify concerns and areas of personal dissatisfaction as well as personal strengths.
Throughout the therapeutic process, you and your therapist may explore current and past relationships, phase of life issues, and a variety of stressors commonly part of our challenging, modern lifestyles. As you and your therapist achieve greater clarity in understanding your unique personal narrative, you are also provided with the tools, skills, and awareness to make lasting changes and live a more satisfying life.
Individual therapy can help people cope with issues, including but not limited to:
To learn more about our individual therapy services, please contact us.
Our family shapes who we are and can have a powerful influence on how we feel, think, and behave. Family can propel us forward or hold us back. Anyone seeking healthier, closer family relationships can benefit from family therapy.
Common reasons for seeking family therapy include:
Child and adolescent problems can be influenced by a variety of family challenges that include:
Our work with families often focuses on fostering the following:
Often in response to challenging situations, children can experience a variety of mental health concerns as they grow. Some common mental health issues for children include:
Anxiety: fears, worries, or panic that can cause children to avoid certain situations, activities, places, or people. Anxiety can also cause children to be overly rigid, clingy or to lash out aggressively.
Depression: sadness, loneliness, loss of interest in activities, fatigue, low self-esteem, sleeping and eating problems that can interfere with concentration and cause children to withdraw from others.
Behavioral Problems: aggression, distractibility, impulsivity, hyperactivity, difficulty following directions that can lead to significant conflict with peers, teachers, and family members.
Adjustment Difficulties: distressing feelings or behavior following a significant life change like the move of a best friend or the arrival of a new sibling.
Trauma: Exposure to traumatic events like bullying, a car accident, the death of a family member, community, and abuse can have profound impact on children. These adverse experiences can cause the problems described above and make it difficult for young people to meet expectations at home, school, and in the community. When these problems go unaddressed, they can hurt a young person’s development and create further struggles that follow them into adulthood.
Our work with children often focuses on helping them develop skills in these areas:
During adolescence, relationships with peers take center stage and concerns about identity dominate. This time can be very challenging for parents as it requires a balance between continuing to provide direction and allowing greater opportunities for independence. It can also be a distressing time for young people. Some common mental health concerns for teens include:
Our work with teens often focuses on helping them develop skills in these areas:
We know that life is busy and time is precious. Telehealth allows us to offer online therapy services to fit the needs of your demanding schedule.
Our telehealth solution allows you to schedule an appointment directly online and have the entire therapy session take place digitally through use of HIPAA-compliant video conferencing.
All of our digital counseling and psychotherapy services meet the same HIPAA codes and standards of privacy and confidentiality that in-person sessions require. We use an electronic health records system (EHR) so that all treatment plans, progress notes, and client documents are confidential and private to protect you and your information.
To learn more and get started with telehealth, please contact us today.
Note: Not all insurance companies cover telehealth.
We offer psychotherapy and counseling services for anxiety, depression, life transitions, grief, relationships, self-discovery, coping with traumatic events, and facing the challenges of everyday life.
1724 Gunter Avenue, Suite B • Guntersville, AL 35976
Mon-Thur: 8am - 5pm • Fri: 8am - 1pm