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 Barbara Leigh's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
M.S.Ed., LPC-S, NCC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 30

With 30 years of experience as a therapist, I offer the perfect combination of seasoned wisdom, current relevance and flexible interventions. I have seen trends come and go in the fields of psychology and counseling, so I like to hone in on your needs and tailor treatment modalities to your particular circumstances and expectations. I enjoy helping people discover their true needs/desires and pursuing their dreams, fantasies and meeting their life goals. I specialize in helping you overcome life's speed bumps - being stuck, restlessness, grief, depression, an...

This is Valerie Thompson's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
LPC
Specialties: Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 21

Hi, I'm Valerie. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor and I am so glad you are here. I received my Master's degree in 1997 and have been licensed since 2004. I have 13 years of experience in non-profit community settings and 5 years of experience in private practice. I have worked with individuals recovering from trauma, domestic violence, sexual assault and exploitation as well as those dealing with relationship and family challenges and those looking to improve the quality of their lives. I believe therapy is a valuable experience in learning about yourself an...

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 Coralea  Dalrymple 's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
MS,LPC,SC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 16

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor, licensed in the state of Alabama for the past 10 years. I am originally from Western New York- but have been in Alabama for over 20 years. I was brought here by the military and was a military spouse for over 15 years. I am a graduate of Troy University, Alabama. I have worked in a community mental health center as a therapist since 2002. In this position, I have been able to work with people from all walks of life , with many varied issues- from depression to bi-polar and anxiety, to relationship issues,( to include dep...

This is Stephan  Mambazo's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
PhD (ABD), MSW, LICSW-PIP
Specialties: LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

Hello, my name is Stephan Idris Mambazo. I am comfortable being called Stephan or Idris. I am a clinical social worker, licensed in the states of Alabama and Pennsylvania. I am a professionally certified specialist in The Grief Recovery Method®. I have been in the helping profession for over thirty years, with more than twenty years as a licensed clinician. I am a twice-graduate of Temple University School of Social Work in Philadelphia, earning bachelor's and master's degrees in social work. Additionally, I have successfully completed the required coursework and ...

This is Dr. Tina Marie  Glover's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
LPC,CRC,CADC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

Hello my name is Dr. Glover; I’m originally form San Diego, California. I received my doctorate degree from Oregon State University in Counseling with a specialty in Counselor Education & Supervision. I’m a repeat Alumni of Portland State University receiving a Masters of Science in Counseling with an emphasis on Rehabilitation and Community Counseling and a Bachelor's of Science in Sociology and Psychology. I’m an Nationally Certified Rehabilitation Counselor, a Nationally Certified Dialectal Behavioral Therapist, a Nationally Certified Addictions Counselor a...

This is Laura Angers's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
NCC,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 Dr. Maranda Griffin's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
PhD,LPC (AL),LMHC (FL)
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, Coaching
Years of Experience: 19

Welcome! You are in the right place, at the right time. Thank you for stopping by. I am ready to help you address the concern for which you are seeking support. I believe in people and I want to see people win! I have 20 years of experience in the field of counseling. I have worked with and/or in federal programs, state programs, community non-profit agencies, and in faith based settings. My career has allowed me to work with survivors of trauma to include sexual assault, rape, abuse, and domestic violence. I have worked in substance abuse preventio...

This is Dr. Tomeka McGhee's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
LPC,NCC,GCDF
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief
Years of Experience: 10

Greetings! I’m Dr. Tomeka W. McGhee and what a privilege it is to have an opportunity to come alongside you on this journey! I am a licensed professional counselor (Alabama), certified national counselor, global career development facilitator, counselor educator and supervisor, and licensed minister. I received my doctorate from Auburn University in Counselor Education and Supervision in 2011 and a master’s degree in Counseling and Psychology from Troy University in 2008. In my ten years of experience as a therapist, I’ve served individuals and groups in setti...

This is Carol Costner's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
MS,LPC,NCC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 15

Imagine waking up every morning feeling like you can take on the world. How great does that feel? Pretty great and an attainable goal, but the reality is that at times life takes twists and turns which can leave us with worries, frustrations and conflicts. These can pile up and prevent us from accessing our built-in ability to live a purposeful, joyful life. That's where I come in. I'm Carol Costner, a licensed professional counselor with over 14 years of experience working with people who have shared with me a broad range of problems. I always kn...

This is Erica Innocent 's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
Licensed Independent Social Worker, with Supervision Endorsement (LISW-S),Licensed Independent Certified Social Worker (LICSW) with Private Independent Practice Certification (PIP)
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 6

Erica is a Licensed Social Worker (Licensed in the states of Ohio (LISW-S) and Alabama (LICSW-PIP)), who has been working in a therapeutic environment with children, adults and families for the past five years. Erica uses a humanistic approach to assist clients to achieve their highest potential during difficult times in their lives. Drawing on a client's own personal strengths, Erica's goal is to empower clients achieve self actualization in order to improve their current life experience. Erica partners with clients in order to assist them in identifying resou...

This is Natalie Alexander's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 6

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor, and, former Case Manager at Sequel Youth and Family Services, a privately owned Individual & Family Services company, which offers treatment options and programs for people with behavioral, and emotional, challenges. I earned my Master's holder in Counseling Psychology from Liberty University, VA. To sail through life's challenges, and cope with one's struggles, I offer diverse solution focused strategies. Proficient in Person-centered therapy, Choice Theory, Brief therapy, and other models like Cognitive Behavioral therapy,...

This is Dr. Jennifer  Ayers's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
PhD,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 22

Hello- I am a Licensed Professional Counselor who has been in the helping profession for over 24 years. The journey has been both personally and professionally rewarding! I have taken a very nontraditional career path over the years from Nursing, Education, Administration, Consulting, and Counseling. My myriad of professional experiences in both the public and private sectors have equipped me with a unique set of skills, a wealth of knowledge, and clinical expertise to aid others in developing life-long wellness. While I am a seasoned professional, ...

This is Dr. Dale  Sanders 's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
Psy.D.
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 21

I am a licensed Clinical and Forensic Psychologist in the states of Alabama and South Carolina. I have been quite fortunate over the years to work with adolescent and adult clients with a plethora of concerns including: conflict resolution, legal issues, problem solving deficits, depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety, verbal and domestic abuse, attention-deficit disorder, trauma, gender identity issues, family discord, career dissonance, substance use and anger management. My counseling style is warm, interactive and supportive. It is my sincere desire to...

This is Michael Venezia's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
LPC,NCC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 4

I am a licensed professional counselor licensed in Georgia and Alabama with 5 years of experience working with teens, young adults, and adults on a multitude of issues. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges, anger management, and grief or life changes. My counseling style is warm and interactive with an emphasis on a client-centered approach. I believe in treating anyone with respect, support, and compassion, and I don't believe in stigmatizing labels....

This is Anthony Christian's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
BA,MSW,LICSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 10

Welcome to Better Help! Your ability to reach out for help during a stressful time speaks volumes about your character, and it may be hard to see right now, but you are already moving in the right direction. You've taken a huge step, and I'm sure you're wondering whether I’m the right fit for you, so let me take a second to explain who I am and how I work. My name is Anthony Christian (Tony), and I'm a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. My undergraduate degree is in psychology and I earned my Master of Social Work degree, from the University of St. Thomas in St...

This is Lee Hotze's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
LPC
Specialties: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 5

Hi, My name is Lee Hotze (Hot-zee), LPC. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor who is here to help you work through life’s challenges and to reach your individual goals. I would first like to congratulate you on taking your first step toward self-care and change, this is the hardest step, and you did it! Counseling provides a wonderful opportunity for self-discovery and growth. This is your journey; you will set the pace, path, and destination. I will be here to support you along the way. I have 5 years of Clinical Experience, providing services to Northern...

This is Susan Murphy's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
MA,LPC,NCC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues
Years of Experience: 24

My name is Susan, and I have been in the counseling profession for 24 years. I have an MA in Counseling, am board certified by the NCC, have a Diplomate in Psychotherapy, and am a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Alabama. I have worked with clients over a broad range of issues including, but not limited to, anxiety & depression, work related problems, parenting issues and PTSD. Because of my years of helping others, I feel positive that together, we can work to successfully resolve your issues. I enjoy continuing education, and hold special ...

This is Mary Crawford's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
MA,LPC
Specialties: Addictions, Family conflicts, Grief, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 8

I am a clinical mental health counselor licensed in Alabama with over 10 years of experience working as a individual and group therapist. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges, mental health diagnoses and addictions. I also helped many people who have experienced physical and emotional trauma and abuse. My counseling style is warm and compassionate. I believe in everyone having the potential in finding their best life. I believe that happiness comes from...

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: 3

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 recently 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 ...

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!