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 Jennifer Reynolds's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
EdS, LPC-S,DCC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 11

Asking for help can be one of the hardest decisions that a person experiences. It can make you feel vulnerable, and this can be scary. I want you to know that this is YOUR safe place and WE will work to help you feel better and get to a better place mentally and overall. I bring my personality and spunk into the counseling sessions so that the process is extremely beneficial. Change is hard, but it can be AWESOME when it happens. I want you to know that throughout change comes growth and helping YOU grow is one of the reasons that I chose to be a counselor....

This is Kristi Myricks's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 30

Greetings! My name is Kristi Myricks, I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in the State of Alabama and Georgia with over 30 years of experience helping couples and individuals reach their maximum potential. I have always been genuinely interested in the well being and uniqueness of others. I have experience dealing with stress management, anger issues, anxiety, depression, PTSD, substance abuse, relationship problems, parenting, acute and long term mental illness. I provide person-specific attention and make myself available to you for multiple s...

This is Dr. Magna Porterfield's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
Ph.D.
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Anger management, 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 Venita  Gowdy's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
LPC-S,RPT,NCC
Specialties: Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Anger management, Coping with life changes, ADHD
Years of Experience: 13

I am a child and adolescent counselor licensed in Alabama with 13 years of experience working as a mental health therapist. I am also a registered play therapist and a national certified counselor. I have worked with clients from different populations and socioeconomic groups with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, academic challenges, ODD, and ADHD. I also helped individuals who have experienced various traumas. My counseling style is inviting, but directive, and interactive. I believe in treati...

This is Dr. Griena Davis's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
EdD,LPC,BC-TMH
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 5

I strive to enable individuals to realize a happier, healthier, and more successful existence through services that optimizes one's personally defined well being. I provide innovative, responsive, and quality mental health services addressing the obstacles that negatively impact an individual's quality of life such as: Stress and Anxiety; Depression; Relationship Issues; Anger Management; Self-Esteem; Adjustment Issues; Grief and Loss; and Identity Issues. I cultivate a helping relationship that allows the client to define and achieve a healthy lifestyle. My serv...

This is Leslie Powers's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
MS,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression
Years of Experience: 29

I am Leslie S Powers, a Licensed Professional Counselor from Alabama. I have been in this profession for nearly 30 years, having begun my journey as a Certified Addictions Counselor in 1988. Since then, I have worked in treatment centers and free-standing mental health clinics via private practice, school counseling certification, and contracting with my county's Department of Human Resources. I am a 1994 graduate of Troy University with a Master's degree in Counseling and Human Development. I am also a certified school counselor. Always the student, I'm pres...

This is Doris Bell's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
LICSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 19

I became a Certified Social Worker in 2000. I went on to become a License Clinical Social Worker in 2004. In 2017 I became a License Independent Clinical Social Worker. I completed my Bachelor of Science in Psychology at Norfolk State University in 1995. I went on to gain her Masters in Social Work at Adelphi University in 2000. I have worked in various settings; including a Nonprofit community-based counseling center, Private for-profit hospital setting, Hospital community-based mental health clinic, Private practice, Nursing homes and a Assisted living facil...

This is Brittany Van Steenis's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
MA,LPC ,NCC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 8

I admire and respect the courage it takes for anyone to seek counseling for themselves. I know it isn’t always easy, so I applaud you for taking the first step in your journey! I provide a safe and confidential environment for individuals to share their life experiences and any struggles they may be facing. I strive to empower individuals to overcome personal obstacles using clinically tested and evidence based interventions. I believe in a strengths based approach, and want to help you restore hope for yourself. My areas of specialty include substance use and...

This is Rachel Hall's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
LPC,NCC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 3

I am a nationally certified licensed professional counselor in Texas and Alabama. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including stress/anxiety, relationship issues, trauma/abuse, motivation/self esteem/confidence problems, coping with life changes, autism and ADHD. My counseling style is warm and genuine. I believe in treating people with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. My approach is a blend of person-centered, behavioral and solution focused counseling. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific n...

This is Alma Mohr's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
LCSW,LISW-CP
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Career difficulties, Coaching
Years of Experience: 8

Hello! My name is Alma Leigh Mohr and I am a master's level clinical social worker and the author of FLIP! From Fear to Love. Flipping the channel on dysfunctional thinking, cultivating confidence and living a life fueled with joy and purpose. I am passionate about helping others find their way to a healthy sense of well-being. I believe that no matter what you have experienced in your life (childhood sexual trauma, neglect, abuse, abandonment, mental health diagnosis, etc ) you can not only find a sense of wellness but you can experience joy and recovery. You...

This is Jerrold Langford's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 9

Hello, I am Jerrold Langford, a licensed professional counselor (LPC) with nine years of experience in individual, group, and family psychotherapy. I have experience working with patients dealing with issues related to trauma, PTSD, anxiety, depression, addiction, as well as adult and adolescent career guidance and educational services. My clients and I develop a safe, non-judgmental, healthy therapeutic relationship to help people patients manage their symptoms and maintain balance in their lives. At times for many of us, the stress and anxiety of jobs, relatio...

This is Carrie Mega's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Depression, ADHD
Years of Experience: 16

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Alabama with over 16 years of experience. I have experience working with adults, adolescents, and children as well as couples and families. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including anxiety, depression, relationship issues, parenting problems, and ADHD. I have also helped many people who have experienced trauma or emotional abuse. My counseling style is laid back and interactive as I believe in treating everyone with respect and compassion. I don't believe in stigmatizing labels. My approach co...

This is Hedrick Frank's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
LMHC,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 9

After many years on other career paths, I earned a master’s degree in Community Counseling from Troy University, Montgomery, AL. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in both Alabama and Florida. After living 40 years in East Central Alabama, I moved to South West Florida. My unique career history and life experiences provide insight into the struggles many face every day. After receiving counseling myself by a caring therapist, I felt the strong desire to pay it forward by helping others. For the last ten years, I have been blessed to serve others in their str...

This is Ilene Holcombe's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
MS,LPC-S,NCC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

I am Ilene Holcombe, a Licensed Professional Counselor. I am board certified as a Supervising Counselor in my state of Alabama and I am board certified as a National Certified Counselor by the National Board of Certified Counselors. I have over 20 years in counseling and psychiatric care. I have worked in a variety of settings; office, in-homes, hospitals and prison system. I ascribe to an approach of integrating and incorporating evidenced based theories, to help patients reach their identified goals. I provide counseling to patients with various issues that in...

This is DeAndrea Jamith's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
Licensed Professional Counselor
Specialties: Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 7

Counseling is a collaborative process that involves the development of a confidential professional relationship that focuses on personal problems. My objective in counseling is to help a very diverse group of individuals to clarify issues, gain insight into their feelings and thoughts while dealing effectively with problems. Nearly all humans experience occasional difficulties that can interfere with their success or sense of well-being. As a professional counselor my goal is to work with individuals to help them identify their strengths, gain insight into their w...

This is Jennifer Terry's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
CRC,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 4

Welcome! My name is Jennifer and I am a licensed professional counselor and certified rehabilitation counselor. Eight years in the mental health field has exposed me to many wonderful people in a variety of settings. My professional experience began in residential group homes and then out-patient care. I have most experience working with people who have anxiety, depression, complex trauma, schizophrenia, and intellectual disabilities. For the past nine years, I have volunteered as a mentor for people who are incarcerated through a national Bible study outreach...

This is Mary Stumpe's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
Specialties: Addictions, Grief, Anger management, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 3

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Master's in Addiction Counseling in the state of Alabama. I graduated from the Univeristy of North Alabama with a bachelors in Social Work and a Master's in Community Counseling. I have been working in the behavioral health field since 2011 and have had extensive experience with individual, family, and group therapy. I have worked with a variety of different populations, with the majority of my experience being in addictions and trauma. I have been trained in a variety of different approaches including: Motivational Int...

This is Madalyn Caldwell's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
Ed.S,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

Hello! I am Madalyn Caldwell. I'm a licensed professional counselor in the state of Alabama. I work with people who have difficulty with depression, anxiety, life transitions, and perinatal mental health. I use a combination of cognitive-behavioral therapy, mindfulness therapy, and solution focused brief therapy to help clients achieve their counseling goals. I hope to create a safe place for you to work through life's struggles and challenges. We will work together to ensure that you are able to develop skills and tools to help overcome many obstacles that life m...

This is Dr. Denise Cleveland's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
EdD,LICSW,PIP
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

I am Dr. Cleveland. I am licensed in Alabama with over 10 years of experience in mental health working as a licensed independent clinical social worker (LICSW) in private independent practice (PIP) . I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, divorce and post-divorce issues, parenting problems, career challenges, OCD, anger management, grief and bereavement, caregiving and ADHD. I also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. My counseling style is warm and i...

This is  Tonya "Celeste" Agan's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
LICSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 15

The types of therapy I use are Solution Focused, Trauma Focused, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, while always providing Unconditional Positive Regard throughout interactions with clients as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. In over 15 years, I have helped thousands of people as a counselor and a social worker. I attended the University of Tennessee for over 6 years, primarily studying social work at the graduate level, completing a Master's of Science degree and all but dissertation (abd) in the Social Work PhD (doctoral) program. I...

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!