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. Michael Pilcher's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
PhD, LPC, LMHC,ICADC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, Coaching
Years of Experience: 20

I have been helping people find peace, stability, and confidence for over twenty years. I have extensive training and clinical experience working with a variety of adolescent and adult mental health concerns including depression, anxiety, chronic illness, turbulent personalities, substance misuse, and relationship problems. I approach therapy from a values-based perspective, guiding my patients to investigate and solidify their core values so that they are empowered to rebuild their lives by taking the necessary steps to embody these beliefs. While I appreciate...

This is Janet Newsham's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
LPC-MHSP
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 15

One of my beloved aspects of being a therapist is having conversations about life helping my clients to grow into their full potential. I create a safe environment for clients to share intimate moments of their life they have never disclosed prior. My approaches include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, Psycho-education, Existentialism, and Motivational Interviewing. My range of experience includes phase of life issues, parenting, trauma, anxiety, depression, addictions work, mood disorders, career issues, life coaching aspects, infertility i...

This is Kelly Bellis's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
MA ,LMHC,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 15

Hello, and welcome to BetterHelp! I commend you for taking this step to reach out and improve your quality of life. I know from experience that it takes courage to initiate change and ask for help, and I’m so glad you’re here. My name is Kelly, and I am a licensed counselor in both Tennessee and Iowa. I obtained my undergraduate degree in Psychology, and I completed my Master’s degree in Professional Counseling in 2004. For more than 15 years I have been in the counseling field, and offering help and hope to others has been one of the greatest joys of my life. ...

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 Katy Shuck's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
LCSW
Specialties: LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Career difficulties, Depression
Years of Experience: 11

My name is Katy Shuck. I have been practicing in the Social Work field for 11 years. I graduated from the MSW program at East Tennessee State University. I believe in providing therapy from a holistic approach emphasizing the interconnection of mind, body, and spirit. I seek to help clients of all ages navigate trauma, abuse, depression, anxiety, self-esteem, mood disorders, grief, and other presenting concerns. I welcome clients of all backgrounds into a safe and supportive therapeutic relationship where they can identify and overcome personal barriers. I ut...

This is Amanda Burns's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
EdS, LPC-MHSP
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 15

After completing my Masters of Arts and Education Specialist degrees at Tennessee Technological University, I spent 8 years in the Nashville area. I obtained my license through supervised clinical work with the Vanderbilt Community Mental Health Center. Our team provided individual, group, and family therapy within Nashville Metro Schools Special Education program for Emotionally Disturbed children and adolescents, plus we aided educators and families with development of behavior intervention plans and classroom intervention plans/support. During this time, I als...

This is Marcia LeBeau's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
LPC-MHSP
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 7

With almost a decade of experience in the mental health field, I have had the privledge of helping clients with a variety of areas including anxiety, stress management, life transitions, self-esteem, and career goals. My approach is eclectic and person-centered, and I like to meet my clients where they are. My sessions and approach tend to be non-structured, as we'll explore together what you need to achieve the positive change you are looking for. I have knowledge in various techniques for talk therapy including CBT, DBT, REBT, and mindfulness-based approaches...

This is Amy Mullins's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
MA, LPC-MHSP S
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 10

Hi there! I am a licensed professional counselor licensed in TN. I have about with 10 years of experience working as a counselor with various populations. I have worked with clients experiencing numerous mental health concerns such as panic attacks, anxiety, depression, ptsd, life transition issues, grief and addiction. The types of interventions I incorporate typically combine cognitive behavioral therapy, mindfulness, and solution focused therapy. I am also certified in EMDR. I really believe in its efficacy and have some experience utilizing this type of t...

This is Joe Pritchard's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
LPC / MHSP
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 21

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) / Mental Health Service Provider (MHSP) with forty years experience in a variety of mental health settings and twenty-plus years as a licensed counselor. I was blest many years ago to work in and learn about the Re-ED (Re-Education) philosophy of treatment, which, in essence, boils down to one simple concept -- successful living is healing. My role as a counselor is to help you identify the issues that are holding you back (depression, anxiety/stress, grief and loss, marital/family strife, aging) and work with you to...

This is Christina Healey's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
MS,LPC-MHSP
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 3

Welcome! I believe healing is a process best done within the parameters of a safe and trusting relationship. When we build a relationship through a therapeutic alliance, we are able to break down the intricacies of the pains and traumas that are causing impairments and limitations in your life. I am a trauma therapist in Tennessee with experience in depression, anxiety, post traumatic stress disorder, domestic violence, LGBTQI issues, attachment issues, phase of life problems, and parenting skills. I believe that each presenting problem deserves to be heard ...

This is Caitlin Birdwell-Dodson's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
LPC-MHSP
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Depression
Years of Experience: 4

Sometimes we find ourselves stuck in patterns or cycles of thoughts, feelings, and behaviors. We know that we don't like it, that if feels uncomfortable or bad, however we aren't quite sure how to get ourselves out of these cycles. I help individuals identify the thoughts, feelings, and behaviors that seem to be in control of their lives and where these patterns originated from. By identifying these patterns and their roots, we can work together to create a new way of interacting with self, others, and the world. My therapeutic style is warm, non-judgmental, ...

This is Courtney Clark's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
LPC,MHSP
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 8

My name is Courtney Clark and I'm a licensed counselor in the state of Tennessee. I've worked with all age groups with almost nine years of experience. I worked for seven years with the geriatric population using Cognitive Behavioral approaches to help with grief, loss, depression, and anxiety. In a small community based practice, I was able to work with teens and young adults with a focus on trauma, self-worth issues, as well as depression and anxiety. My recent work has been with those suffering from substance use. Together we use mindfulness and other for...

This is Jessica  Barry's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 4

I am a licensed clinical social worker in the Appalachian Highlands of East Tennessee. As a therapist I believe in using a person centered approach above any other treatment modality. Models, theories, and frameworks are an important part of therapy, but what's most important is the working relationship between client and treatment provider. Clients each have their own path to recovery, and I will do my best to accommodate your communication preferences. I enjoy working with a variety of individuals with a wide array of life stressors, including specialized tra...

This is April Clanton's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
M.S., LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Depression
Years of Experience: 21

We often look for happiness outside of ourselves although happiness exists within us and is just waiting for the door to be opened. You truly have the power inside of you to overcome those obstacles that keep getting in the way of your happiness and overall wellbeing! My name is April and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Tennessee. I have been working in the mental health and addictions field for 20+ years in a broad array of clinical settings; including inpatient care, partial hospitalization programs, intensive outpatient programs, in-home ...

This is Maranda Conner's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
MS, LPC, LPC-MHSP
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Virginia and a Licensed Professional Counselor-Mental Health Service Provider in Tennessee with eight years of counseling experience and a Veteran of the USMC. I graduated with a Master's Degree in Counseling and Human Development with a concentration in Clinical Mental Health Therapy from Radford University in 2015. Since then, I have provided several facets of therapy from Outpatient care for adults and children to crisis counseling for adolescents and children. I have worked as a therapist in a Level III Trauma Residen...

This is Molly Colley's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
MA,LPC-MHSP
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, ADHD
Years of Experience: 3

Hello! My name is Molly, and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor with Mental Health Service Provider designation in Tennessee. I started counseling in 2017 and have worked with diverse clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, career challenges, ADHD, and more. I believe that the counseling relationship itself is important to your healing, so I want to connect with you. My approach is warm and engaging. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. I believe that everyone has a set of unique values th...

This is Tiquicha  Harris's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 20

I am a Licensed Clinician Social Worker (LCSW) in the states of GA, FL, TN, AL and SC with over 20 years of experience in medical and mental health facilitating needed assistance and resolving wide range of concerns for clients including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges, and grief/loss. I also have helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. My counseling style is warm, interactive and holistic. I treat everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion, and I don't believe in st...

This is Lisa Stillion's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
LCSW,DSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

Are you feeling stressed, confused, depressed, anxious, or angry? Do you have a teen or child with emotional or behavioral problems? Do you want to feel happier, more passionate, more satisfied with your life and relationships? Are you having difficulty communicating your needs within your relationships or career? Often, life gets away from us before we realize how quickly things have changed. Life is a process of personal growth and evolution. It is also a process of building and maintaining relationships with people in a world that is constantly in...

This is Alexandra Kerr's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
LMHC,LPC-MHSP
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 5

I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in NY, and also have my LPC-MHSP in Tennessee. I graduated in May 2018 from William James College with my Masters in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, and a concentration in Forensic and Correctional Counseling. I have worked in the areas of mental health and substance use for the past 5 years in a combination of community residential, outpatient, and inpatient settings in the community as well as in correctional settings. I have worked with clients who have a wide range of diagnoses including anxiety, depression, bipolar ...

This is Kevin Webster's avatar and link to their profile
Tennessee
LPC,NCC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Anger management, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 3

"We cannot always change the things that happen in our lives, however, we can learn to develop better ways of handling them." Hi! My name is Kevin Webster (he/him/his), and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in the state of Colorado and a national Board Certified Counselor (NCC). I have four years of clinical counseling and therapy experience, and I have primarily served justice-involved individuals and families struggling with addictions, severe mental illness, and lifespan and developmental issues. Despite this, I consider myself to be a mental hea...

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!