This is Mary Selby's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Franklin Springs, Georgia (Franklin Springs, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LPC-S, NCC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 15

I am a licensed Counselor and Counselor Supervisor in the states of Texas and Georgia with over 15 years of counseling and coaching experience . Additionally, I am certified as a National Board Certified counselor and a Board Certified Tele-Mental Health Provider. I have experience working with diverse individuals with a wide range of concerns including: Goal setting and positive motivation, Work/Life balance, Stress, anxiety Disability and aging, Career and academic transitions, Women and self esteem My counseling style is nonjudgmental and interactive. I b...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Franklin Springs, Georgia (Franklin Springs, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,LPC,NCC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 6

Welcome! My name is Tuquester Carlisle. I am a licensed therapist in the state of Georgia. I want to first thank you for taking some time to learn more about me. I have been assisting others for over 10 years. While my counseling approaches are solution-focused and person-centered, I often combine different therapeutic approaches based on the needs of my clients. I have experience working with children as young as 5 as well as adults. I provide individual, couple and family counseling. As we go through life, we all face challenges that can sometimes be diffic...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Franklin Springs, Georgia (Franklin Springs, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Depression, ADHD
Years of Experience: 10

Welcome as it takes courage to for us to ask for help from others and seek therapy. I am here to tell you that it is okay to ask for help and seeking a professional therapist is the first step in your journey. Life is hard at times, with a multitude of life transitions, from graduating from high school to finishing college, starting a new job, or have feelings of being stuck either personally and/or professionally. Life is not an easy road to travel, but as we travel through different life challenges, sometimes we need help from others and it’s okay to seek the he...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Franklin Springs, Georgia (Franklin Springs, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): M.A.,LMFT
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 14

Greetings! My name is Camille Green. Please feel free to call me by my first name. I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) in states of North Carolina, Georgia, and Nevada. I have been fortunate to work with many different people from all walks of life for over 13 years. As a LMFT, I have worked with adults individually and through couples and marital therapy. I have also worked with the LGBTQ+ population throughout my 13 years of experience. This work has included working with adults experiencing issues surrounding gender identity and interests in s...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Franklin Springs, Georgia (Franklin Springs, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,LPC,NCC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

My name is Justin, I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Georgia and a Nationally Board Certified Counselor with the NBCC. I have been working in the helping field since 2013. I have had a wide range of experience in this time working with diverse populations. I specialize in the treatment of anxiety, depression, substance use disorder, traumatic stress, relationships, and men’s issues. I provide individual counseling, substance abuse counseling, group counseling, as well as couples/family counseling. I utilize evidence-based practices (Cognit...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Franklin Springs, Georgia (Franklin Springs, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): PhD, MPH, MSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 18

Greetings! I am Dr. Jennifer Weekes, Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 18 years experience providing counseling to a diverse group of patient population. I have been honored to journey with my clients providing individual, family, couples and group psychotherapeutic services. I also have advance degrees in Public Health - Health Promotion-Health Education. While providing psychotherapeutic services, I have walked with clients through a host of life’s issues and challenges. I am caring, compassionate, honest, supportive, not afraid to ask tough question...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Franklin Springs, Georgia (Franklin Springs, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 6

I am a Georgia licensed professional counselor with a master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy. I have 5 years of experience working in an inpatient setting, treating men with substance use disorder. Working with individuals with substance use disorder has given me the opportunity to counsel individuals with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, marriage and family relationship issues, as well as emotional and physical trauma. I am a Christian counselor who uses a client centered approach that is compassionate and interactive towards al...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Franklin Springs, Georgia (Franklin Springs, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMHC,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

Nityia Lathan is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor. She earned her masters in science from Nova SouthEastern University. She began her career working with the Florida Department of Juvenile Justice. Here, she provided support to adolescents involved in the criminal system. She later began working for a grant funded program in Palm Beach County designed to prevent and treat behavioral and emotional problems in children and teenagers. Nityia has worked throughout Palm Beach County with various agencies providing individual and family therapy for children, adolescen...

This is Sherry Graves's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Franklin Springs, Georgia (Franklin Springs, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 16

Hello I'm Sherry Graves- LCSW, CADC11, I believe my personal experiences has contributed to my own healing journey and that's what makes me a Survivor. So I'm looking forward to connecting with individuals who are also ready to jump into their healing journey and start living beyond their scars. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and a Certified Alcohol & Drug Counselor. I earned my master's degree from Long Island University in New York City, in 2006. I've worked in the field of mental health and substance abuse the past 20 years in a variety of settings to n...

This is Christian Waller's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Franklin Springs, Georgia (Franklin Springs, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MEd, LPC
Therapy Specialties: LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 5

Hello everyone, my name is Christian Waller. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor. I received my Master's degree from Augusta University in 2017. Since my graduation, I have provided both individual and group therapeutic services to children, teens, and adults. Although my primary focus is working with processing trauma and reducing the effects of traumatic stress, I have gained experience working with anxiety, depression, OCD, anxieties/concerns with discovering/exploring sexuality and/or gender expression, and other areas that individuals would like to process...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Franklin Springs, Georgia (Franklin Springs, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMFT
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Career difficulties, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 20

My name is Dr. Sharon Belhamel and I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) and a naturopath. I like to work with clients using a holistic approach. If you are working through life transitions or feel anxious and depressed and need support working through challenges in your life, I would love to try to help you have a better life.

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Franklin Springs, Georgia (Franklin Springs, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW,MPH
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

This day in age many women mask their life struggles with mental health, childhood trauma, low self-confidence, motherhood, relationship status with career, success, fashion, makeup, wealth, and unhealthy relationships, all the while suffocating inside and in silence. CCC is an unconventional therapeutic platform where one has the ability to unmask and present their true authentic self & begin the journey of healing and self-love. The journey to healing, self-discovery, self-love, & self-worth, although rewarding are most times difficult and challenging. I’m here ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Franklin Springs, Georgia (Franklin Springs, GA)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 9

I am licensed in Georgia with over 9 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, & coping with grief and loss. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. My therapy style and approach are cognitive behavioral, client centered and faith based. Which basically means that focus on your needs with positive regards and understanding, while encouraging you to identify and engage in behavioral...

This is Chani Cochran 's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Franklin Springs, Georgia (Franklin Springs, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSW,LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 17

Welcome! I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in both Georgia and Florida, with nearly 20 years of clinical experience. I spent many years working in both outpatient and inpatient settings and am currently working in Private Practice. I have worked with diverse clientele on such issues as: depression, anxiety, anger, grief/loss, life transitions, parenting, family and relationship concerns, trauma, addictions, identity and self-esteem, emotional impact of chronic illness, and issues specific to military and military families. My therapeutic approach is...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Franklin Springs, Georgia (Franklin Springs, GA)
Therapy Specialties: Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 9

I am a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor and Professional Counselor licensed in Georgia and South Carolina with 9 years of experience in vocational counseling with a focus on adjustment to disability and instilling resilience. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges, Autism, and intellectual disabilities. I also helped many clients find strength and establish a unique sense of self and greater purpose. My therapy style is warm and interactive. I believe in t...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Franklin Springs, Georgia (Franklin Springs, GA)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Anger management, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

My name is Dr. Niyah Glover. I am licensed in Georgia and Montana with 7 years of professional work experience. My main focus is to provide quality mental health therapy to aid in establishing a positive and solid mental health outlook. I am experienced with an array of counseling services aiming to assist individuals, communities, and families to build a positive psychological outlook. I integrate the use of a Multi-Systemic Therapeutic Approach. I focus on the following: empowering individuals, families, and youths through counseling, education, and social skil...

This is Dennis Moore's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Franklin Springs, Georgia (Franklin Springs, GA)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 4

I am licensed in Georgia and Missouri with 4 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, depression, relationship issues, motivation, self esteem, and confidence. I believe that you are the expert of your story and that you have many strengths that will assist you in overcoming things that challenge you. It takes courage to seek out a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps towards a change. I am here to support & empower you in that journey.

This is Maria Coughenour's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Franklin Springs, Georgia (Franklin Springs, GA)
Therapy Specialties: Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 23

I am licensed in Georgia with 23 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with relationship issues, trauma and abuse, & coping with grief and loss. I also have experience working with depression. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs. It takes courage to seek out a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps towards a change. I am here to support & empower you in that journey.

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Franklin Springs, Georgia (Franklin Springs, GA)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 11

I am licensed in Georgia with 11 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, coping with addictions, motivation, self esteem, and confidence, & depression. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. It takes courage to seek out a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps towards a change. I am here to support & empower you in that journey.

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Franklin Springs, Georgia (Franklin Springs, GA)
Therapy Specialties: LGBT, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 4

As a psychotherapist, I help men, women, teens, and those outside of the binary create a safe space whereby building a relationship, unraveling issues, demystifying oneself, voicing hopes and dreams, and developing wisdom and insight, one can emerge from (and exist in) the forest that is life with a deeper understanding of how to navigate oneself and the world around us. It is my philosophy that great psychotherapy not only addresses the issues on the table, but also guides one towards greater overall life fulfillment. By developing together the skills of psycho...

Having A Hard Time Selecting A Mental Health Professional In Franklin Springs?

Finding the right therapist can feel intimidating. However, there are a few methods you can try to narrow your search for a counselor in the Franklin Springs area if you find it challenging to find therapists accepting new clients.

First, research what type of therapy you'd like to pursue before finding a therapist or psychologist. You might be interested in psychodynamic, cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), group therapy, marriage and family therapy, or couples therapy. Each therapy can offer various benefits. If you're still unsure, consider asking your prospective therapists which methods they practice.

When you're ready to search, search for 'therapist near me in Franklin Springs and scroll through the options. Next, consider your goals for the gender of your therapist, the type of therapy they're most experienced with, and their specialty. Finally, choose a therapist located near you in the city of Franklin Springs or elsewhere in Franklin or the state of Georgia.

Mental health professionals working through private practice or online may assist clients in improving healthy relationships and communication skills, working through life's obstacles, or changing negative thinking patterns. They may also provide a listening ear and validation. Verified Franklin Springs therapists can provide licensed marriage and compassionate counseling, tailor to individual needs, and create a therapeutic relationship as a National Certified Counselor.

What Is The Cost Difference Between Conventional Therapy And BetterHelp? 

Forbes reports that the average price of an in-person therapy session in the US is $100 to $200 per hour. These prices may be higher in Franklin Springs due to a higher cost of living.

Some therapists in the state of Georgia may work on a sliding scale, meaning they'll factor in your income and charge what you can afford per session. With BetterHelp therapists serving the city of Franklin Springs and elsewhere throughout the state of Georgia you can expect significantly more affordable options, with sessions ranging from $60 to $90 per week (billed every four weeks).


Did You Know BetterHelp Therapists Are Not Limited To In-Person Visits?

Online therapists, including the US-based therapists above, can work with people like you in or around Franklin Springs to offer creative forms of communication and treatment. You do not have to commute to a therapist's office to meet with one of these counselors.

Through BetterHelp, you can partake in video, phone, or live chat sessions with your licensed therapist. You can work through various symptoms, receive worksheets, and sign up for mental health webinars. Additionally, the BetterHelp app offers a journaling feature.

Suppose you're struggling with relationship problems that could be addressed in couples therapy. In that case, you may choose to work with one of BetterHelp's experienced cognitive-behavioral therapists specializing in behavioral health and relationships. You can also try a provider through BetterHelp's sister platform, ReGain, which is dedicated to couples and spouses worldwide. Look through the available therapists above and consider which might work for you.

San Jose has many professionals who provide client-centered individual counseling in person and through online therapy. If you opt into online therapy, you might also be able to meet with therapists all over the US. Many individuals gain further insight into their lives through internet-based counseling. In Franklin Springs, therapy can be easily accessible and a click away.


How To Know If Therapy Is Right For You?

One of the potentially rewarding aspects of working with a therapist is the validation and active listening they can provide. Your friends and loved ones may also be available to listen, but they may struggle to provide objective guidance as a therapist can. Therapists are also professionals trained to respond to various concerns, symptoms, and mental health conditions.

A therapist may support you toward a healthier emotional state, regardless of your mental health or life concerns. While supporting individuals in developing healthier habits, another benefit of therapy is having a safe space with a non-judgmental party who can support you through challenging experiences.

Many people have sensitive topics that they may feel ashamed to discuss with their friends or partner. A San Jose therapist can help you confront these concerns and open up through unique methods of support. There are also many types of therapy, such as art therapy, where you can express yourself through creativity instead of words.

With almost one million people in Franklin Springs, GA, finding a therapist can be costly, and therapists may be booked out with clients. Through the list of therapists above and others through BetterHelp, you may be able to find a therapist within 24 to 48 hours. If you're searching for a nearby therapist close to 30662 or the surrounding zip codes, consider other available therapists through the BetterHelp therapist page.

Stay Up To Date With The Leading Online Therapy Platform

To stay up to date with BetterHelp's initiatives through their social channels, you can follow them on PinterestLinkedInInstagramTwitter, and FacebookFor mental health tips, check out the BetterHelp YouTube channel.

Take some time to learn more about BetterHelp therapists and counselors to understand the services available to you clearly. If you have any questions, please reach out through the contact page or send an email to contact@betterhelp.com.

If you’re ready to sign up for online counseling, consider signing up with a platform like BetterHelp and get matched with a counselor within 24 to 48 hours.

Emergency Situations

If you are experiencing a crisis or emergency, don't use this site's online services. If you are in life-threatening danger, call 911. If you require support for a crisis, reach out to the hotlines below:

·      National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-SAFE (7233)

·      National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

·      Crisis Text Line: Text HOME to 741741

·      Veterans Crisis Line: Call 1-800-273-8255 (and press 1) or text 838255. For support for the deaf and hard of hearing community, please use your preferred relay service or dial 711 then 1-800-273-8255.

·      Trevor Lifeline (LGBTQ Lifeline): (866)488-7386 

·      SAMHSA National Helpline (Substance Use): (800)662-4357

·      National Eating Disorder Association Helpline:1-800-931-2237 (M-Th: 9 AM-9 PM EST, Fri 9 AM - 5 PM EST)

·      Child Help Hotline: Call 1-800-422-4453 or use the online chat feature

·      National Anti-Hazing Hotline: 1-888-NOT-HAZE (1-888-668-4293) 

·      Physician Crisis Support Line: Call 1-888-409-0141 if you are a first responder or medical provider experiencing crises related to Covid-19

·      Sexual Assault Hotline: Call RAINN at 1-800-656-4673

Zip Codes Served By BetterHelp Therapists

Below are some of the zip codes served by BetterHelp therapists in Franklin Springs:

30639, 30662

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Some other commonly asked questions on therapy and BetterHelp can be found below:

How Do I See A Therapist For The First Time? 

Before seeing your therapist, prep for your session by reading about the counseling process. You might write a list of questions you want to ask your therapist. When you attend your session, let them know if you have any concerns about therapy or feel unsure about what to talk about. They may help guide you with open-ended therapeutic questions. The first session will often serve as an intake to get to know you as a person and why you're attending therapy.

Should I Attend Therapy If I Feel Fine? 

If you don't feel the need to see a therapist, you don't have to. However, some people may avoid attending counseling due to preconceived notions of what therapy entails. Although therapists often support people with mental health conditions, you do not need a diagnosis or condition to attend therapy. You can discuss grief, relationship concerns, stress, or life changes and ask for general advice. A therapist may help you gain power over your life and emotions while you navigate day-to-day experiences.

Gaining a new perspective on yourself through various therapies might allow you to improve your self-esteem, work through relationships, and gain a better sense of your mental health goals. The success you may find through therapy can be dependent on your process.

People may also attend therapy for specific motives, such as bullying, an autism diagnosis, a desire to learn mindfulness meditation, personality concerns, trouble with office workers, specific phobias, and many other principles.

Is Crying In Therapy A Breakthrough?

Crying can be a breakthrough for some individuals who struggle to express emotions. Others might find that they often cry during sessions. Crying can be normal and healthy, so whether you cry or not may be a personal aspect of sessions.

Are Therapists Worth It?

We may all be on different paths in life, as each human can be unique in their personality, expression, and goals. A therapist can target various symptoms, experiences, and personalities. Unlike advice from a friend, family member, or non-professional, therapists are trained to meet you where you're at. Therapy can be worth it. Over 41 million adults in the US attend therapy each year, showing it's a popular option and may be often effective.

Do Therapists Judge You? 

The boundaries between you and a therapist are in place to protect you and them from ethical concerns. Therapists are held by ethical standards through the American Psychological Association (APA) and are not allowed to judge or harm their clients. Their job is to support you and make you feel safe and respected. You might consider changing therapists if you don't feel safe or respected.