Depression Counseling in Acworth, GA.

Leading therapy for major depression, bipolar, postpartum depression, SAD and mood disorders in Acworth, Georgia.


Depression Counselor

Renee Willis, NCC, LPC, RPT, CAMS

Holy Spirit led Psychotherapist

Within driving distance of Acworth

We all struggle with depression at some point in life. I will show you how to manage your depression and be as productive in society as you want to be. I equip you tools necessary to cope with your feelings and also to educate you on all the other possible emotions you could have as well. We will also explore things that trigger your sadness and proactive ways to deal with past traumas.

Depression Counselor

Kirven Weekley, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist

Within driving distance of Acworth

All of us feel some degree of depression at some time in our life. It is a normal feeling. But sometimes depression becomes something bigger, and causes pain. Depression is a complicated experience that involves our thinking processes, our emotional experience and our physical functioning. Treatment for depression often involves addressing each of these domains. I offer a wealth of experience in using many different methods of psychotherapy to help people with depression. Medication often offers some relief of symptoms, but medication does not address the underlying causes of depression, which is the work of psychotherapy, the work I do.

Depression Counselor

Wendy Dickinson, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist

Within driving distance of Acworth

Did you know that the number of people who suffer with depression is similar to the number of people who suffer from seasonal allergies? I bet that is a surprise to you, since we don't hear people talking about depression like they talk about their allergies. People who suffer with depression are not only dealing with the depression but they are often doing it alone. Let us walk with you in this process so that you are not alone. We use a variety of techniques and when necessary, work collaboratively with psychiatrists to proscribe medication. Depression can feel like a heavy blanket - of crying, sadness, lack of motivation, apathy. Let us help you throw off the blanket and start thriving!

Depression Counselor

Avedon Elliott, MS, LPC, LMHC, NCC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Acworth

Depressive symptoms can disrupt every aspect of your life making it hard for you to feel motivated to complete day to day activities or even interact with loved ones and friends. Depression can cause a ripple effect taking a toll not only on you but also others in your life that you hold dear. My approach to helping my clients manage their depressive symptoms is utilizing cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT); discussing your cognitive distortions or irrational thinking that can keep you in your depression; and helping you developing healthy coping skills to help you manage your depressive symptoms.

Depression Counselor

Terry Crump, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist

Within driving distance of Acworth

My approach to treating depression is not one that focuses solely on one treatment technique (e.g., CBT or Interpersonal Therapy);instead, depression is examined in terms of the biological, psychological, social and cultural factors that may be contributing to reduced functioning. In that way, treatment decisions are more apt to be effective for each individual.

Depression Counselor

Tania Suarez, MSEd, LPC, LMHC, NCC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Acworth

Depression can make it hard to engage with your loved ones, focus on your work, get out of bed, and even enjoy the things you used to. And it's even more frustrating when it's out of your control and perhaps for reasons you're unaware of. In a safe and compassionate space, I can help you understand and identify your triggers for depression and help you develop healthy coping strategies to manage your symptoms.

Depression Counselor

Hope Hailey, LPC

licensed professional counselor

Within driving distance of Acworth

I believe it is important to look at a person's depression through the lens of family history and present life difficulties. Cognitive Behavior therapy has proven to be as effective as medication in many cases. Unresolved trauma can also be a contributing factor as well. I believe in looking at the full picture when trying it help a client. The anxiety that accompanies depression also should be addressed.

Depression Counselor

Alex Kohl, PhD, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Acworth

I have worked with clients with depression for over a decade. Depression is not a one size fits all; everyone with depression experiences their symptoms differently. When working with clients I help them to better understand their depressive symptoms and teach them the necessary skills to help cope with and overcome their depression. I frequently use cognitive and behavioral and emotion focused therapy.

Depression Counselor

Kristy Christopher, LPC, NCC, DCC, CAMS

Psychotherapist

Within driving distance of Acworth

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.

Depression Counselor

Elizabeth Rogers, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Acworth

A psychoanalytic approach to the treatment of depression creates a space where you may speak freely to your symptoms. This specialized way of speaking allows you to work through these symptoms, alleviating suffering and opening to desire. Desire is the antithesis of depression, and speaking not only allows you to work through symptoms but supports the cultivation of desire. A psychoanalytic approach to depression allows you to address symptoms as they express in thought, feeling and as symptoms in the body.

Depression Counselor

Daniel Gopin, LAPC

Licensed Associate Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Acworth

Depression is one of the most common mental health challenges that people struggle with. According to the World Health Organization (WHO) 350 million people worldwide suffer from depression. Fortunately, in many cases, with the assistance of a mental health professional, people can be empowered to overcome their natural tendency to feel depressed. I help clients explore patterns that lead them down the road to depression and help them replace negative thought patterns with healthier ones.

Depression Counselor

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.

Coach/Change Agent/Consultant

Within driving distance of Acworth

Grey Matters International, Inc. and the work of Kevin J. Fleming, Ph.D. handles depression and other emotional disorders in a very unique way. Most of therapy or counseling processes utilize validation, unconditional positive regard, and reframing as common techniques to get someone to heal from their depression. Though this can be helpful, it rarely fixes the core problem behind it and for tough cases we then refer them usually to a psychiatrist for medication which can have tons of side effects. Instead, why not try a natural and arguably more effective way to not just change your mind, but change the brain--where the depression is rooted. Contact us at kevin@kevinflemingphd.com.

Depression Counselor

Summer Gray, MS, LPC, CIRT

Licensed Professional Counselor, Certified Imago Therapist

Within driving distance of Acworth

Depression has been called the "common cold" of emotional disorders, with estimates suggesting as many as 1 out of 5 people will experience depression at some point in their lives. Summer works with a psychiatrist to provide a holistic and unified approach to treating depressive disorders. In addition, she is adept at looking at family of origin issues which play a part in depression, as well as providing strategies for currently overcoming depression and returning to a fulfilling life. Her office also offers state of the art Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) therapy, an FDA- cleared non-drug, noninvasive treatment for depression.



You Have Found The Best Therapists for Depression and Mood Issues in Acworth, GA.

Are you ready to experience new freedom? Thank you for visiting our Georgia search of licensed therapists in Acworth who specialize in helping people overcome sadness, treat major depression and mood disorders such as bipolar, postpartum depression, and seasonal affective disorder (SAD). Feeling down, lonely, and depressed can affect us at any station in life. Sometimes the cause may be physiological (such as hormonal or due to medication), it may be emotional, environmental, psychological or any combination of the above. Counseling for recovery and restoration from depression by a top rated therapist in Acworth will help you climb back up and start living your dreams again.

Acworth is located in Cobb County, Georgia. It has a land area of 8.30 square miles and a water area of 0.53 square miles.  The population of Acworth is 22,131 people with 8,162 households and a median annual income of $53,080. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for Acworth, GA

Affordable with Planning

Therapy in Acworth is generally within financial reach for the average family, but some budget planning may be needed for a real commitment to weekly counseling. Remember that your mental health and happiness are important. Check with your Acworth therapist about insurance coverage or ask about sliding scale fees if there are any difficulties with accessibility