Jacqueline Caskey-James

(LPC, CPCS)
Therapist Jacqueline Caskey-James Photo

About Me

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor since 2005 in Georgia. I received my Certified Professional Clinical Supervisors Certification in 2007.

I am The Director of Student Health and Counseling for Fort Valley State University; Fort Valley, Georgia for 15 years. And I own CJ Hope Professional Counseling, LLC. (HOPE)HELPING OTHER PEOPLE EVOLVE I am very passionate about helping others to raise their levels of functioning from onset of Mental illness, depression, anxiety, self-esteem rebuilding, conflict resolution, just sometimes having a bad day. We all have them in one way or the other sometimes. We all have different individual lives in my opinion, and my goal is to help others develop and maintain healthy thoughts, feelings and brain. I was appointed by the Peach County, Georgia County Commissioners to serve on The Department of Behavioral Health Developmental Disabilities and Mental Health Community Service Board as a voting member with 3 years terms. We are compassionate, yet that additional layer of support that always helps when pursuing greatness for our clients. To see one client improve on a consistent routine is super fantastic. I was also appointed by the Fort Valley State University's President to serve on the University Systems of Georgia Board of Regents Mental Health Task force as a voting member. " We must always be kind to others and to ourselves with good self care". This is my recipe to helping others. I am proud to be a Licensed Professional Counselor in the great state of Georgia.
My counseling style is warm and interactive. I believe in treating anyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion, and I don't believe in stigmatizing labels. My approach combines cognitive-behavioral, humanistic, psychodynamic and rational-emotive counseling. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs.

It takes courage to seek for a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps towards a change. I prefer that my style meet needs of the client. If you are ready to take that step I am here to support and empower you.



Due to the pandemic times have changed that extra bit of comfort and consoling as we work through models with the sad and depressed. But I have learned to be creative
encouragement for the client, create a calm safe space and begin your working relationship .


Specialties

  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Grief
  • Self esteem
  • Depression
  • Coping with life changes
Also experienced in:
Addictions , LGBT , Relationship issues , Family conflicts , Trauma and abuse , Intimacy-related issues , Eating disorders , Sleeping disorders , Parenting issues , Anger management , Career difficulties , Bipolar disorder , Coaching , Read more...

Clinical approaches:
Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy

Years of Experience: 14

Services Offered


  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video

Licensing

LPC #005534 (Expires: 2022-09-30)


Reviews

Written by L.A. on Nov 23, 2021 after therapy with Jacqueline for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, and coping with life changes

I have been looking for a therapist like Ms. Jackee for years and I am so happy to be working with her. Our calls are genuine, honest, and comfortable. She offers me a safe space where I can talk about anything. She listens with empathy and offers valuable advice. I truly enjoy working with her and look forward to every session!

Written by M.I. on Aug 10, 2021 after therapy with Jacqueline for 2 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, and coping with life changes

Mrs. Caskey-James was a godsend to me! I couldn’t have asked for a better counselor for me situation ! She is an expertise in her field and that really comforted me. She was relatable, empathetic and considerate of my needs. She helped me reframe some my perfectionistic thinking that led me to worrying. It was comforting to have someone to talk to that is able to help with this.

Written by B.E. on Aug 03, 2021 after therapy with Jacqueline for 1 month on issues concerning family conflicts, intimacy-related issues, sleeping disorders, self esteem, career difficulties, and coping with life changes

Jacqueline Caskey-James was my counselor for a month and It changed my life completely. She is amazing, respectful, intelligent, and much much more. With her counseling I was able to change my perspective in many matters in life, and was able to achieve great levels of self-love. I would 100% recommend her for anyone I know, due to her expertise, work ethic, and overall loving nature.

Written by A.R. on Jul 20, 2021 after therapy with Jacqueline for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, sleeping disorders, self esteem, and career difficulties

Miss Jackie is amazing. She adapts to my way of speaking ,listens, talks and looks at me not only in a professional manner but also as another human being. I have no words to describe how she can pinpoint things just by talking to me and then tells me her analysis of the situation aswell. Long story short: 10/10

Written by A.D. on Jun 25, 2021 after therapy with Jacqueline for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, intimacy-related issues, and coping with life changes

I enjoy the sessions with Ms Jackee. Ms Jackee is very easy to talk to and makes me feel comfortable sharing my story with her. She has such a warm character that makes you want to talk and share. I’ve had really positive experiences with Ms Jackee. Thank you

Written by O.L. on May 29, 2021 after therapy with Jacqueline for 2 weeks on issues concerning relationship issues, trauma and abuse, grief, and intimacy-related issues

Ms Jackie has been a pillar of strength to me. She's extremely professional and at the same time having empathy and understnading on the issues i am going through. Her advise ,guidance ,support has been of great encouragment to me. Her use of pratical assignments has helped me to express my feelings and emotion even better. Am glad to have her as my counsellor.

Written by B.A. on May 25, 2021 after therapy with Jacqueline for 2 weeks on issues concerning relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, and intimacy-related issues

Ms Jacqueline is truly a wonderful counselor. She radiates calmness and authority and her advice is so spot on and very helpful! She keeps in touch with me during the week with messages and feedback regarding my journaling or exercises, so I feel her presence and helping hand reaching out. I can strongly recommend Ms Jacqueline!!!

Written by B.R. on May 04, 2021 after therapy with Jacqueline for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, grief, intimacy-related issues, eating disorders, sleeping disorders, and self esteem

An amazing job. Thank you for all your work

Written by D.I. on Apr 27, 2021 after therapy with Jacqueline for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, self esteem, and anger management

I had to change several counselors due to various reasons and finally found this Angel .Jacqueline was so supportive in understanding my problems and helping me out with all her heart she is so dedicated in what she does. Very prompt in her replies even on weekends I always felt connected throughout even if I do not reach her she made sure she checked in if I am doing ok..I am so glad I found her. Thank you Jackee for everything You’re the best!!