Sweet home, Alabama! It’s a nice southern state to behold. Everyone is hospitable, and there is always some sweet tea you can drink down when you’re feeling blue. 

However, Alabama has its disadvantages. With its mental health system not being as strong as the others, it can sometimes feel like you’re alone in fighting off whatever demons you have. Luckily, there is someone here to help. A counselor from Alabama can make you enjoy the better aspects of the South. Talk to them today.

This is Kari Whatley's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Anger management, Depression
Years of Experience: 4

My name is Kari Whatley, and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Alabama. I currently operate a private counseling practice that serves a wide range of clients struggling with depression, anger management, anxiety, relationship/couples issues, and other life challenges. I also have full-time experience as a hospice grief counselor working with families experiencing terminal illness, end of life issues, and grief. My approach is to help clients find the tools they need to live the life they are looking for and to heal from hurts and wounds. I believe in co...

This is Dr. Magna Porterfield's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
Ph.D.
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 26

I am a psychologist who is licensed in both the states of Alabama and Georgia and I have had the opportunity to work in the field of psychology for several years. I have worked in the both university settings (as a teacher and counselor) as well as in private practice. I have also had the opportunity to travel and share my knowledge through lectures and workshops. I have the most experience in helping people who struggle with unipolar (but not bipolar) depression and anxiety. I also have a considerable amount of experience in working with individuals who hav...

This is Laura Angers's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
LPC,RPT
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

Hello, I'm Laura! I am a Licensed Professional Counselor, a Registered Play Therapist and a National Certified Counselor. I graduated with a Master's degree in Marriage and Family Counseling in 2012 but the focus of my work experience has been with individuals, families and couples equally. I have worked in a group home, in office settings and I have also provided in-home counseling during the past few years. My hope is that whatever life situation you are facing, I can provide an open heart and a counseling relationship built on respect and trust. I have ex...

This is Alicia Winkle's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
LPC-S,LPC,BC-TMH
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 7

Hi! I'm Alicia. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in both Alabama and Georgia. I am also a Board Certified TeleMental Health Provider. I have worked with all populations and believe that the key to therapy with any person is respect. I aim to help clients work through their problems to have a more enjoyable life. I use an integrative therapy approach incorporating person centered therapy techniques (focuses on building strong rapport and respect between client and therapist) and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) in order to assist clients in making their thi...

This is Teneka  Miles's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
LCSW, CCTP
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 10

Greetings, It is with great joy that I have the opportunity to serve you. There is nothing more rewarding than partnering with others to do life-changing powerful work. I hold academic degrees in both Psychology and Clinical Social Work. In addition to being licensed as a Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), I am also a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional (CCTP). I am the founder and owner of Covenant Counseling Services, LLC. where my mission is to partner with my clients to promote insight and empower WHOLE LIFE transformation. As a skilled therapist and ...

This is Jordan Jackson's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
LPC,NCC
Specialties: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 4

My name is Jordan Leigh Jackson and I have four years of experience in counseling; I graduated in 2016 from the University of Montevallo and they require a rigorous internship period before allowing soon-to-be graduates to take the National Counselor Examination, which allows each student to start their associate period of counseling. After completing my associate hours, I received my license in the state of Alabama. Most of my experience is with low to median income families and their children, since my agency worked closely with the Department of Human Resources...

This is Shamari Grayson's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
LICSW-PIP
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 4

Hello! I am a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker with seven years of experience in the field. I attended undergraduate at the University of Southern Mississippi where I gained experience working with at risk youth while pursuing my degree in social work. I received my graduate degree in social work from the University of Alabama with a focus in children, adolescents, and their families. I have spent the past four years providing mental health counseling to individuals of all ages. My focus areas include working with individuals who are struggling with dep...

This is Michelle White's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Parenting issues, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 3

Michelle White completed her Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Troy University. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor who has been assisting clients since 2014. She enjoys helping clients overcome issues and learn to live happier healthier lives. Some examples of issues she is experienced in helping clients overcome are anxiety, depression, stress management, parenting, grief, infertility, problem solving, goal setting, life transitions, and interpersonal relationships. She helps her clients identify and find creative solutions to unmet ...

This is Dr. Clarence Merckerson's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
PhD,LPC,CRC
Specialties: Addictions, Family conflicts, Anger management, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 14

I am a counselor licensed in Louisiana with over 10 years of experience. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges, and ADHD. I also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. 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, person-centered, and rational-emotive counseling....

This is Dr. Tivica  Fortune's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
PhD,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

I welcome the opportunity to help motivate you to work through the challenges that have become part of your daily life. Together, we will explore your reason for pursuing counseling and evaluate your concerns to encourage you to learn a more effective approach to handling life's issues. My goal is to help you manage the challenges of your daily life. I am a state licensed therapist. My work experience includes counseling male and female adults struggling with substance abuse issues and mental health issues. I have worked with women and men struggling with subs...

This is Lois Lambert's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
MA,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Self esteem, ADHD
Years of Experience: 25

Today you are one step closer to a new you where you feel empowered and on a positive path to growth and well-being! Hello, and welcome to my profile. Following is a bit of information regarding my qualifications, credentials, experience, and approach to therapy to help you with the process of choosing a professional therapist. My name is Lois Lambert. I earned my bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama. I attended graduate school and earned my master’s degree in Clinical Psychology from Pepperdine University, located i...

This is Nancy Boyett's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
LICSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 27

Welcome! My name is Nancy Elizabeth "Beth" Boyett, LICSW, and I have been helping people for over 27 years, in a variety of settings to find their safe places and achieve their goals. I have a private practice in Fairhope, Alabama, and have lived abroad and in rural and metropolitan areas in the United States. I have respect for all cultures that promote peace and equality for women, men, and non-binary individuals. I practice from a person-centered approach. I start where you are. I have experience with helping people navigate depression, anxiety, family st...

This is Joan Sulzmann's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
MSW, LICSW, ACSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 30

I am a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) with a Master of Social Work degree from Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ. I have over 30 years experience in the areas of post-traumatic stress, life transitions such as recovery from divorce, life after retirement or the management of health challenges and a specialty in empowering domestic violence survivors. I believe that I am a partner and guide to help others achieve stability, personal growth and inner peace. I consider it a privilege when someone shares a personal life story with me, and I ...

This is Dr. Linda Foster's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
LPC,BC-TMH,NCC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 22

Hello! I appreciate you seeking a person to listen to you and help you as you seek wellness. As you are moving along in your life journey, I am happy to help you with concerns you may have. And if you have any questions at all, please ask! Here’s a bit about me: I received a master’s degree way back in 1994 and have continued my journey to become the best counselor I can be. And I want to help you find the best you. As I mentioned, I finished a master’s degree in counseling, then an education specialists degree, and finally a doctoral degree from Mississ...

This is Dr. Marguerite Malone's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
PhD
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 30

In these difficult times anxiety and fear can take hold. Routines seem to be a thing of the past. Parents struggle with homeschooling, working from home, childcare and issues that used to seem minor. Relationships suffer strain of being confined together for long periods of time. News reports vary from "all is well" to "hide under the couch". Nowhere do we seem to be able to find answers to the questions that plague us. But there are tools to help. There are ways to process all this information in a way that will help you feel stronger and more in control. ...

This is Amanda Terry's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 9

Hello! I am a therapist licensed in Alabama with 9 years of experience. I hope to give you a space where you can be yourself and explore and work through difficult thoughts and feelings without judgment and also learn skills to help you cope with difficult feelings. I have a supportive approach to counseling and am very person centered. I utilize various modalities depending on your needs, but often utilize Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. I believe one of the most important things we need is a place to be our self without judgment, and I think everyone has lovable q...

This is Faye White's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
D.Min,LPC-S
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 20

Hello, I am Faye A. White. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) with the Alabama Board of Examiners in Counseling. I have been a LPC for 20 years. I have counseling experience working with clients who are depressed, those having anxiety and stress, career challenges, anger management, work and life balance issues, grief and loss, aging and geriatric challenges, relationship issues, parenting issues, and family conflict issues. I earned two M. A. Degrees in Counseling and a Doctorate Degree in Counseling. My counseling style is caring, detailed a...

This is Bernette Harris's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
MS,LMFT
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 37

Hello from the other side. The good news is there is always hope. As we experience the daily human condition, everyone will recognize and address concerns independently during their lifetime. However, there are times when it is necessary to seek assistance from others when life issues become overwhelming. Congratulations on choosing BetterHelp in your quest to find support to overcome the struggle(s) you are now facing. It will be my pleasure to help you acquire the crucial tools that will allow you to navigate through the current challenge(s) in life. Finding th...

This is Judi Braswell's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
LPC,CEAP
Specialties: Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

I am a licensed professional counselor with experience with broad experience including addiction, co-dependency, relationship issues, parenting, blended family and depression/anxiety. I am a Christian and can incorporate biblical principles into therapy if requested, but believe in supporting individuals to discover their answers and the steps necessary to have the life they want. I believe in incorporating behavioral change to address symptoms while working to uncover the root of the problem.

This is Brittany Gray's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
M.Ed,LPC,NCC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues
Years of Experience: 8

Welcome! I understand that reaching out for support can feel overwhelming. My goal is to provide you with encouragement, support, and validation on your journey toward overall well being. I approach each individual with transparency and openness and work with the client to identify goals and apply strategies to address concerns. Here is a little about me and how I plan to support you: I have a Bachelor’s of Arts in Psychology (2011) and a Master’s of Education in Clinical Mental Health Counseling (2013) both from Auburn University. I am also a Licensed Profes...

What Can Therapists In Alabama Help You With?

A therapist in Alabama can practice anything from marriage and family counseling to CBT (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy), and can help with depression, stress, or anxiety.

They can help you set and achieve career goals, work on current issues you may be facing, or deal with your past. Around 2972142 people are living in Alabama, and because an estimated one in four people are dealing with some form of mental illness nationally, it is likely that you or someone you know could benefit from the support of a licensed counselor.

Why Are Many Residents In The State Of Alabama Working With A Licensed Counselor?

The reasons people choose to see a psychologist vary, of course, but there are a number of reasons why starting therapy sessions on our platform can help you. Whether you live in the city of or in the Washington county, we can match you with a licensed therapist who can suit your needs.

Take a look at our extensive network of counselors and online psychologists in Alabama who are ready to help you get happy!