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 Katherine Frederick's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
LCSW
Specialties: Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 25

Hello, My name is Katherine First, I want to commend you for seeking help. For many people, this is the hardest step in therapy. When we are in pain, the natural inclination is to act quickly or retreat. It takes strength to look inside and seek more permanent, satisfying solutions. We are going to use that strength and many others you may not even know you have to move toward the place you want to be. We will also probably add new tools to your skill base. I have 20+ years experience as a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) helping teens and adults ...

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: 26

My name is Susan, and I have been in the counseling profession for 26 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 Lynn Smith's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
LPC, NCC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 10

Greetings! I am Lynn and am a Licensed Professional Counselor as well as a Nationally Certified Counselor. I have been certified in Telemental Health through the Telehealth Certification Institute. I have 10 years of experience working with people from 3 -90 years old. With such a wide age range, I have encountered a variety of issues from depression, anxiety , trauma, grief, relationship issues, ADHD, as well as coping with developmental disabilities, to name a few. Whatever brings you here, I believe that with the right tools and roadmap, people can over...

This is Judith Wilson's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
M. Ed.,LPC,SC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Depression, ADHD
Years of Experience: 24

Hi! I received a Bachelor's Degree in Education/Biblical Studies from Southeastern Bible College (Birmingham, Alabama) and a Master's Degree in Agency & Community Counseling from the University of Montevallo (Montevallo, Alabama). I am also certified by the Alabama Board of Examiners in Counseling as a Supervising Counselor to provide supervision for those seeking full licensure. I am a wife to my wonderful husband, Don. I have two children - a very loyal son and a daughter who now lives in Heaven - and three gorgeous granddaughters. I am a Christian and am ...

This is Jeff Clark's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 15

I am a former teacher/coach for twenty years so I have much experience dealing with players, parents, administrators, other teachers and coaches and a variety of problems and situations that go with that. I have worked in the non-profit field for the last twenty years dealing with clients with all types of issues ; primarily financial but also interpersonal and family related. I feel like my strengths are dealing with individuals who are experiencing depression , stress and anxiety and those seeking some direction in their lives and formulating long and sho...

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 Eden Matthews's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
LPC,LMHC
Specialties: Addictions, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

I am a therapist trained in mental health and substance abuse counseling. I have a Master's Degree in Mental Health and a certification in Substance Abuse. I completed doctoral courses in family counseling and ethics. My approach in treatment depends on your needs as I believe a therapeutic trust is built on a collaboration to find what methods help what problems best. I do research on all of the issues I am presented with and try to help each person form a language about their struggles and experiences. Through this communication we often find the solutions ...

This is Terri Spain's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
LICSW,PIP
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 5

I am a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker in Alabama. I have worked with individuals with a wide range of concerns, including but not limited to anxiety, depression, alcohol and substance related concerns, relationship concerns, body image concerns, trauma, parenting concerns, and adjusting to change. I have experience working with people from very diverse backgrounds, experiences, and from different stages of their lifecycle. I am currently only seeing clients with the preference of messaging only. This may change in the future. My style is very laid...

This is Jameron Gatson's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
MA,LMFT
Specialties: Parenting issues
Years of Experience: 3

A clinician designed for children, families, and couples in need of brief therapy & support, yet with results parents can measure. We welcome families in need of support with parenting, life cycle family challenges, child anger management, respect for parents/authority, life purpose, marriage, and more. I join families and teens rather quickly due to my age, cultural diversity, personality, and style. A licensed clinician that is very familiar with all family related challenges. I am also a U.S. Army Iraq War Veteran, still serving as a Commissioned Officer, and ...

This is Lasheena Davis's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
MS,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

Hello! My name is Lasheena, and I am a licensed professional counselor in the state of Alabama. I believe meeting an individual where they are is a vital part of providing best practice. I have been working in the mental health field for over nine years. I have worked with individuals families/couples, children/adolescents, and teens experiencing various issues, including family/relationships conflict, depression and anxiety, stress-related issues, life transitions, complex trauma/abuse, communication challenges, and many more concerns. Every person has the ski...

This is Keila Shipman's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
Ed.S,LPC,RPT
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues
Years of Experience: 15

Hi!!! My name is Keila. I received her BS degree in Criminal Justice from Alabama State University. I also received her Master’s and Education Specialist degrees from Auburn University-Montgomery in Developmental Counseling. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Registered Play Therapist. I am also certified in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT). I am honored to work with individuals who have experienced trauma. I also assist caregivers in learning new and healthy ways to parent children who have experienced difficulties in life. I hav...

This is Andrea Sullivan's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
MS, LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Grief, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

As a counselor, I work hard for my clients. This looks different for each person, but no matter what the challenges may be, I work to be each person’s advocate, encourager, and supporter. Compassion and empathy are two personal strengths which help my effectiveness as a counselor. I am a licensed professional counselor with over 8 years experience providing counseling to a wide range of ages, from children to the geriatric population. Most of my experience has been helping people deal with depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, family/relational issues, st...

This is Devin Williams's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
MSW,LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 6

Hi! I’m Devin, a licensed clinical social worker practicing in Mississippi and Alabama. I hold a Master of Social Work degree from University of Alabama (Roll Tide) and a Bachelor of Science degree in psychology and gerontology from William Carey University. For over 9 years, I have been dedicated to empowering individuals to live a more resilient life. I have provided mental health services in the areas of child welfare, inpatient psychiatric assessments, medical social work, and counseling. I have experience working with all ages. As a therapist, I spec...

This is Aisha Thorn's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
MA,LPC,NCC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 7

I believe that each person is the expert of their life. I also believe that at times we all need an objective person to listen and to help us find our center. I strive to meet each person where they are, with no judgments, no preconceived ideas. I believe that counseling is not about labeling problems, it is about developing coping skills, gaining self-awareness, and self-understanding. Together we find ways to uncover your strengths and live a more meaningful life. Using CBT (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy) and ACT (Acceptance and Commitment Therapy) I work with t...

This is LaCheryl Tucker-Harkins's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
MA,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor with 10 years of experience. My counseling style is interactive, and it prioritizes the therapeutic relationship. I think it's important for you to know that I'm a great listener. I encourage my clients to express themselves without the fear of judgment. I've assisted people from all walks of life to help achieve their personal goals. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns, including anxiety, depression, low self-esteem, grief, and substance abuse. I also helped individuals who have been diagnosed with...

This is John Wiginton's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
MS,LPC,CJSOTS
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 3

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor and I have 6 years experience helping clients with many types of mental and emotional difficulties. Some of the area's in which I help clients are depression, anxiety, stress, relationship issues, parenting issues, anger management, and substance abuse. I strive to make every client comfortable with the therapeutic process because it can be difficult to reach out to someone for help. I approach each of my clients with respect and sincerity and I do not make judgements about the issues that a client is experiencing. My goa...

This is Alicia Richardson's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
MA,LPC,NCC
Specialties: Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 17

Greetings, I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Alabama. I hold a Master's degree in Marriage and Family. I have seventeen years of experience working with individuals presenting various life challenges such as abuse, anxiety, depression, grief/loss, parenting, personal growth, and relationship issues. I work with adolescents and adults. My counseling style is warm and interactive. I focus on YOUR goals and dreams, and I will tailor our dialogue and treatment plan to meet YOUR specific needs. It takes a lot of courage and motivation to reach out for ad...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief
Years of Experience: 30

Dr. Perri Jacobs LPC I have over 30 years of experience in outpatient and inpatient treatment of mental health and addictive disease. I have traveled around the country providing consultation to psychiatric hospitals and treatment centers. I currently teach continuing education to therapists throughout the US. I hold a bachelors degree in Art with a minor in Psychology from the University of North Alabama; a masters degree in Counseling Psychology from Alabama A&M University; and, a doctorate in Human Development Counseling from Vanderbilt University. My th...

This is Tamara Ward's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
MS,MA,LICSW
Specialties: LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 3

Your counseling time with me is a safe space for you to grow and to heal and most importantly, to be you. Beautiful you. Just as you are. My therapy style is warm and empathetic. I approach the therapy process from a place of compassion, unwavering patience, and a desire to understand your journey and how you got to where you are. Together we will tailor our sessions to meet your unique and specific needs. If you are hurting, I encourage you to trust the counseling process, give yourself some grace, and keep an open mind. Even the strongest of souls can use a ...

This is Joanna Snow's avatar and link to their profile
Alabama
MA,LPC
Specialties: Relationship issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, Coaching, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 6

My name is Joanna Snow. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Alabama. Taking the first step to find a counselor is the beginning of a life-changing journey. Finding the best counselor to suit your specific needs is important. My approach to counseling is to allow you a safe space to process but provide insight along with needed interventions to help improve the current circumstances in your life. I take a very solution focused approach but have a foundational perspective with attachment struggles, and trauma. I own a private practice and work wit...

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!