Kristy Christopher, LPC, NCC, DCC, CAMS
8303 Office Park Drive Ste B, Douglasville, Georgia 30134
We work with clients who experience long term as well as situational depression. We understand that you need more than someone who will tell you to "be more active and you'll feel better" or "think positive". Although these methods are effective, we will assist you in resolving your depression in order to move to become the more functioning person you want to be.
Amanda Dellinger, Ed.S., M.S., LPC, NCC, CPCS, RPT-S
Licensed Professional Counselor & Registered Play Therapist-Supervisor
6095 Pine Mountain Road, Suite 105, Kennesaw, Georgia 30152
Depression is serious and often goes untreated in children and teens because the signs can look different than those we associate with adult depression. Symptoms might be overlooked or minimized as part of growing up or something that will pass with time. Up to 15% of children and adolescents have symptoms of depression at any given time. Depression has a negative impact on a child’s development, school performance, and relationships. Untreated, it can lead to unhealthy and dysfunctional patterns of coping such as withdrawal, isolation, bullying, delinquency, drug use, promiscuity, self-injury, or self-destruction. The good news is that DEPRESSION IS TREATABLE! Child/teen Therapy is effective....
Bruce Cerbone, MA, BCPC, BCCC
1300 Ridenour Blvd., Suite 100, Kennesaw, Georgia 30152
My approach to depression counseling is simple and basic for a sometimes complicated issue. We will work on digging into where the depression stems and use common sense and biblical approaches to helping get through the depression. I do believe that there is a time and place for medication, but hopefully the counseling will begin to alleviate the need for some if not all medications.