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Jamila Harleston, LPC

Stress, Anxiety Addictions Self esteem, Motivation Depression Coping with life changes
Video Phone Live Chat Messaging

About me

I am licensed in Georgia with 20 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with coping with addictions, motivation, self esteem, and confidence, career difficulties, depression and anxiety. I believe that you are the expert of your story and that you have many strengths that will assist you in overcoming things that challenge you. It takes courage to seek out a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps towards a change. I am here to support & empower you in that journey.

Professional experience

20yrs in practice
Stress, Anxiety Addictions Self esteem, Motivation Depression Coping with life changes

Additional areas of focus: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Sleeping disorders, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Compassion fatigue, ADHD, Abandonment, Aging and Geriatric Issues, Attachment issues, Avoidant Personality, Blended Family Issues, Caregiver issues and stress, Chronic pain illness and disability, Co-morbidity, Codependency, Commitment Issues, Communication problems, Control issues, Dependent Personality, Domestic Violence, Drug and Alcohol Addiction, Emptiness, Family of Origin Issues, Fertility Issues, Forgiveness, Guilt and shame, Impulsivity, Infidelity, Isolation / loneliness, Life purpose, Midlife crisis, Money and financial issues, Mood disorders , Multicultural Concerns, Obsessions, Compulsions, and OCD, Panic disorder and panic attacks, Post-traumatic stress, Prejudice and Discrimination, Process addiction (porn, exercise, gambling), Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Self-love, Smoking/Vaping Cessation, Social anxiety and phobia, Women's issues, Workplace issues

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

Services offered

Video
Phone
Live Chat
Messaging

License information

GA LPC LPC011657

Reviews

These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Jamila Harleston. We don't pay anyone to provide their review and they are all made voluntarily. Some people's experience receiving therapy with BetterHelp might be different.

Thoroughly enjoying working with Jamila. Has definitely been helpful to me.

Written on Feb 20, 2024 after therapy with Jamila for 3 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, and coping with life changes

I'm grateful. She was my first choice. I'm getting better with time

Written on Nov 06, 2023 after therapy with Jamila for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, and anger management

Jamila is very supportive and understanding. I appreciate her because she is positive but still real and not condescending like some therapists can be. I can trust her to be honest and direct with me. She's great. I've never had a therapist I felt comfortable opening up to like that before.

Written on Nov 04, 2023 after therapy with Jamila for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, parenting issues, self esteem, career difficulties, coping with life changes, and adhd

She is a lovely therapist, she really listens and understands everything we talk about.

Written on Sep 20, 2023 after therapy with Jamila for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, and self esteem

A very good listener and tries to put herself in other peoples perspectives

Written on Sep 14, 2023 after therapy with Jamila for 4 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, eating disorders, parenting issues, self esteem, career difficulties, and coping with life changes

She really listens to what I have say and addresses my concerns and issues that I have

Written on May 30, 2023 after therapy with Jamila for 4 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, grief, eating disorders, sleeping disorders, self esteem, career difficulties, coping with life changes, compassion fatigue, and adhd