Tennessee is known for Nashville, the country music capital of the world. In a way, life can be like a country song. It can be positive, filled with honky tonks and a peaceful day on the front porch drinking tea. Other times, it can be sad and it feels like everyone has left you. 

A counselor can take the more positive aspects of your life and turn into a song worth singing. Speak to a Tennessee-based counselor today.

 

This is Dr. King Counts's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
D.Min, LMFT
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Anger management
Years of Experience: 12

My aim is to serve my clients by providing excellent caring and effective therapy while respecting each client's individuality. I am a licensed marriage and family therapist and an ordained Christian minister. I care and love helping people heal and progress and accept each person's right to make their own decisions. I have extensive experience helping people not only as a clinical therapist but as a minister, mentor, college professor, and pastoral counselor. I am very experienced helping with trauma, anxiety, depression, anger, relationship, marriage...

This is Gerry Watson's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
MSW, LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression, ADHD
Years of Experience: 16

Greetings! I'm so glad you've taken this difficult but important first step of reaching out for help. My name is Gerry Watson, and I'm a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and a mental health therapist from Alaska currently living and working in Tennessee. You can see more about my education and experience by clicking on my profile above. In the 16 years that I've been working as a mental health therapist, I've worked in a variety of settings: residential, outpatient, and online both in Alaska and Tennessee. The type of therapy I do is called Cognitive Behavioral...

This is Becky Scott 's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Anger management, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 19

I’m a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 19 years of experience in the mental health field. I earned my Master’s Degree in Social Work in May 2008 from University of Tennessee, Knoxville. I am licensed in both Tennessee and Virginia. My experience includes numerous areas of social work including crisis care, adult case management, group therapy, individual therapy and marital therapy. Working in community mental health has provided me with considerable experience in treating Depression, Trauma, Eating disorders, Anger Management, Anxiety, Attention ...

This is Elizabeth Merriweather's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
LCSW
Specialties: Parenting issues
Years of Experience: 30

You can overcome. The right support and knowledge will help you achieve the vision you have for your life. With over 30 years of experience, I've helped thousands achieve their goals and I'd be honored to support your journey. I am a graduate of Eastern Michigan University with a Master's Degree in social work, and also a certified Life Coach through the Institute for Life Coach Training, an International Coaching Federation accredited program. I use a cognitive behavioral and psychodynamic approach to therapy centered on achieving the goals you have for your life...

This is Jill Perrin's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
LPC/MHSP,NCC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

I am a Licensed Therapist who has lots of experience working with families, adults, teens and children who are struggling to navigate life's challenges. Overall, I have over 10 years in the mental health industry and over 7 as a therapist. I graduated from the University of Tennessee at Martin with my Masters in Clinical Therapy and went on to complete the licensure requirements for the State of Tennessee. My approach begins with identifying where the problem areas are and where the client would like to be. Together we then work to improve functionality and reach ...

This is Michelle DeMent's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
LPC-MHSP
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 17

“…..Just walk beside me and be my friend”—Albert Camus I am Michelle DeMent, a Licensed Professional Counselor with Mental Health Service Provider designation (LPC-MHSP) in the state of Tennessee. I have over 15 years’ counseling experience and provide services for adult women and youth. I am also accustomed to working with military families. Via a strengths-based approach, I utilize a variety of treatment modalities such as Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, and Solution-Focused Brief Therapy. Areas of clinical focus include stress, ...

This is Melissa Lowery's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
LPC-MHSP, NCC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 16

Licensed as a counselor since 2003, I truly love what I do and am grateful to have the opportunity to connect with people in such a unique way through counseling. With a background in a variety of settings, I have experience with assisting people with many life issues, specializing in working with people in the areas of anxiety, depression, improving relationships, and grief and loss. I tend to follow a solutions-focused approach, incorporating existential and mindful practices to help people develop a skill set focused on resilience and adaptability. Each ind...

This is Laura Boggan's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
MS,LPC/MHSP
Specialties: LGBT, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 23

Welcome to Better Help! I'm sure you're wondering how this works and whether it's the right fit for you. You’ve taken a big step today. It’s expected and completely normal to feel apprehensive or unsure about it at this point. I know I felt the same way when I first came to Better Help too. See what you think, and let’s give it a try. My name is Laura Boggan, and I'm a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Tennessee. I earned my Master of Science in Psychology, specializing in Social Development, from the University of Memphis in 1994. I also attended...

This is Rebecca Henry's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, LGBT, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

I am an open-minded practitioner with a here-and-now focus who values warmth, unconditional positive regard, kindness, and understanding. I am a licensed independent clinician with more than 10 years in the social work field and mental health field. I have a master’s degree and a bachelor’s degree in social work from East TN State University. I have dedicated my life to the field of clinical social work. I am currently a licensed clinical social worker and have a private practice . I have been a therapist within both outpatient and residential settings. My spec...

This is Debra Shelton's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
LPC,MHSP,LMHC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 17

I provide therapy on this website to residents of Tennessee, Mississippi and Florida. I have been counseling for the past 17 years. It takes courage to seek a more fulfilling and happier life and to take those first steps towards change. I have found that the courage you are now using to seek help can lead to great rewards and I would be honored to work with you. I provide help for a wide range of concerns such as depression, anxiety, grief and loss, sobriety, and recovery from narcissistic abuse. My counseling style is interactive, informal, and solution...

This is Syrenia Johnson's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
MSW,LCSW,Certified Life Coach
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Family conflicts, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

Are you looking for someone to talk to about your mental health because you are not comfortable with disclosing to family and friends? Are you needing guidance about self-esteem, productivity, or life purpose? Are you experiencing feelings or emotions that you are unsure of what they could mean? I can talk to you about them and provide education and tools. Have you experienced a traumatic event or a personal loss that you have not recovered from? You need clarity and support to move forward. Are you a parent looking for assistance or guidance for your child? I can...

This is Tiffany Marks's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
MA, LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Anger management, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 7

Hi, I am a Licensed Professional Counselor, I have worked in our community for over 15 years with a diverse population. I have worked with individual and couples trying to figure out how to move forward. Sometimes we feel stuck and have a hard time trying to figure out our life's struggles. I enjoy working with individual's and couples on making decisions that can change their lives through counseling. I have worked with individual's and couples who struggle with personal and professional issues. Dealing with stress, anxiety, depression, communication, and learnin...

This is Shannon Hardaway's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
LPC-MHSP,NCC
Specialties: Addictions, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

I am a licensed professional counselor who has worked with a variety of populations and issues. As a graduate student, I interned with an LGBTQ+ positive private practice that specialized in transgender issues. I led transgender support groups and worked with transgender clients in many different stages of transition. Immediately post-grad, I worked as a crisis assessment specialist, traveling among many counties to talk to clients who were experiencing crises that required immediate assistance. Clients in crisis experienced mood disorders such as depression, bipo...

This is Pamela Goucher's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 30

Hello! My name is Pam Goucher. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in both Arkansas and Tennessee with over 30 years of experience working as a clinical therapist. I have experience in behavioral health and medical social work, so I have an understanding of the impact medical issues can have on someone's life. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, bipolar, trauma, parenting and relationship issues. I have also worked with individuals who have experienced alcoholism/addictions. I am familiar with the...

This is Kendall Hawk's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
LPC-MHSP
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Depression, Coaching
Years of Experience: 18

Hello and Welcome: Thank you for taking your time to view my profile page. I am truly grateful. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor-Mental Health Service Provider and a Board Certified Health Coach. I specialize in depression, anxiety, stress and anger management, coaching, and emotional eating issues. I want to help you achieve your personal goals and gain greater insight . I have been in private practice for 18 years and love helping clients find true happiness. I use Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy which is a short term, goal oriented psychotherapy ...

This is Jade Wiggins's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
LPC-MHSP
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Relationship issues, Intimacy-related issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

I am a licensed professional counselor located in Tennessee. My ideal client is someone who is struggling with issues related to anxiety and/or depression and is seeking to improve their mental health. I really enjoy working with LGBTQI individuals. Of course, clients across the gender identity and sexuality spectrums are welcome, including those who are cisgender and heterosexual. I also especially enjoy working with young adults. I enjoy helping clients through life transitions such as starting college and exploring career options. My therapy style is integrativ...

This is Lucilla Nash's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
MSW,LCSW
Specialties: Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 3

Hello, my Name is Lucilla and I look forward to meeting with you. I've been a Clinical Social Worker for 26 years and have yet to regret my career path. Empowering people is my passion and my style of therapy is accomplished through a cognitive behavioral and strengths-based approach. As a team, we can accomplish change through engagement, exploration and discovery of a new way of thinking and experiencing life. As a a professional helper, my target population has been women aged 19 and beyond. My areas of experience include survivors of IPV; domestic violen...

This is Kara Moody's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
LPC-MHSP
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

I am a professional counselor licensed in Tennessee with over 5 years of experience working in a variety of settings with different populations and presenting issues. I have worked with individuals struggling with depression, anxiety, trauma, addiction, eating disorders, and relationship issues. I have also worked with individuals going through life transitions. Others describe me as calming, genuine, and nonjudgmental. My counseling approach is collaborative, with an emphasis on your personal values and autonomy. I believe a lot of our suffering comes from our...

This is Brent Campbell's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
MS,LPC-MHSP
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, Coaching
Years of Experience: 4

My background is in the music business which has given me a unique look into the power of identity, desire and on what truly creates lasting change in a person. I believe in the power of harnessing personal intuition and creativity coupled with a tailored program of physical, mental and spiritual self-discipline in order to energize you to live the life you want. My approach is designed to reconnect you with your original self in order to restore clarity, meaning and purpose to your life. In my practice, I operate from the belief that you have the capacity with...

This is Trina Middleton's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 30

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. I received my Masters of Science in Social Work from the University of Texas in Arlington and I have worked as a therapist for 30 years. I have experience working with people from all backgrounds, ages, and different challenges . I have worked with clients with a variety of problems including anxiety, stress, relationship issues, trauma, grief and loss, depression, and isolation and loneliness. I believe that feeling comfortable and connected with a therapist is one of the most important aspects of making progress ...

What Can Therapists In Tennessee Help You With?

A therapist in Tennessee 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 3973341 people are living in Tennessee, 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 Tennessee 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 Tennessee who are ready to help you get happy!