About Me

Janelle Bacon, LCSW is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with a Masters of Social Work from Savannah
State University and a Bachelor’s of Science in Child and Family Development from Georgia Southern
University. She has been practicing therapy since 2014, with experience in working with diverse
populations and cultures from different backgrounds, specifically women and adolescents who are
survivors of abuse. As an in-home therapist for years she has experience in rapport building and making
individuals/families feel comfortable with services, crisis management/stabilization, stress management,
strengths building, and interpersonal and intrapersonal conflict.

Janelle has a passion for working with others and providing a therapeutic environment in which you can
identify the solutions and strengths already in your environment using a Strengths Based Perspective.
Janelle believes that every person has strengths in which to build from and enhance relationships in
order to meet therapeutic goals.


  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Relationship issues
  • Family conflicts
  • Trauma and abuse
  • Depression
Also experienced in:
Addictions , LGBT , Grief , Intimacy-related issues , Parenting issues , Anger management , Self esteem , Career difficulties , Coping with life changes , Compassion fatigue

Clinical approaches:
Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Narrative Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy

Years of Experience: 7

Services Offered

  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video




These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Janelle Bacon. 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.

Written on Apr 03, 2022 after therapy with Janelle for 5 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, family conflicts, anger management, and coping with life changes

Janelle is warm and approachable. I feel comfortable in her presence and I appreciate her empathy and understanding. I'm also really moved that she checks in with me to see how I'm doing. Thanks so much, Janelle!

Written on Jan 04, 2022 after therapy with Janelle for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, lgbt, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, and anger management

Janelle is so patient and understanding. She takes her time to fully grasp concerns of the patient and doesn’t try to force you into conversations or topics that you aren’t comfortable with. She is very personable and while she is my therapist she creates an environment where it’s like talking to a friend that genuinely cares for your well being. She’s also never been late to a session, which is a plus.

Written on Dec 28, 2021 after therapy with Janelle for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, lgbt, relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, and self esteem

Janelle is very professional and I feel like she really cares and listens to me seriously. It's great having someone to talk to without worrying about making them angry, and she's been able to notice a few behaviors of mine that aren't healthy so that I can address them.

Written on Dec 21, 2021 after therapy with Janelle for 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, lgbt, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, parenting issues, self esteem, anger management, and compassion fatigue

Janelle just eases all of my anxiety when it comes to receiving therapy. I had a Thera prior to her that was very judgmental, Janelle is not like that at all. She really hears me out no judgment or shaming. I feel I can be vulnerable and open up to her.

Written on Oct 19, 2021 after therapy with Janelle for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, coping with life changes, and compassion fatigue

Janelle has been very attentive. This is my first virtual counseling experience and thus far it has been great!

Written on Oct 12, 2021 after therapy with Janelle for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, and trauma and abuse

Great person, very understanding and helpful.

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