Depression Counseling in Doraville, GA.

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


Depression Counselor

Terry Thompson Horn, MA

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Doraville

Depression My approach to depression is multifaceted. We will utilize conventional talk therapy to help you to gain insight along with Cognitive Therapy to help you to look at your belief system about yourself and the world and to write new scripts for yourself. We will also look at historical, nutritional and environmental factors that may be contributing to your depression. I have found that for many people, addressing nutrition alone can be as powerful if not more powerful that the use of medication. Research over the last several decades has consistently found that, in the long run, psychotherapy is more effective than medication. My goal is to help to teach you skills and a lifest

Depression Counselor

Debra Dantzler, PhD, LPC, MAC, EAS-C, NCC, CPCS

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Doraville

Feeling disinterested, unmotivated, lonely and stuck can spiral down into problems at work, absenteeism, and interpersonal conflicts; then spiral further into disconnection, complete lack of interest in people, place and things, spontaneous uncontrollable crying and excessive sleep. I can help you pull yourself up out of the quicksand that is depression. With compassion, understanding, education, encouragement and collaboration hope can be restored.

Depression Counselor

Matthew Smith, Psy.D.

Licensed Psychologist

Within driving distance of Doraville

In his therapy practice, Dr. Smith provides individual and group services, as well as family-based interventions. Common reasons for seeking therapy include difficulty adjusting to life changes and transitions, coping with traumatic life experiences, and difficulty managing feelings, such as depression, stress, anxiety and anger. Other common issues include dissatisfaction in significant relationships, parenting challenges and issues related to body image and unhealthy eating patterns. Dr. Smith focuses on increasing a client's self-awareness and assists them in establishing new ways to cope with their difficulties that are consistent with the client's personal values and beliefs.

Depression Counselor

Kalpana Murthy, MBA, MS, LPC, NCC, DCC

Licensed Professional Counselor, Certified EMDR Therapist, Career Coach, Brain Health Coach

Within driving distance of Doraville

I have helped clients who have been told they have "treatment resistant depression" and clients who have tried many approaches to reduce depression. The root cause of depression is often upsetting experiences like criticism, rejection, embarrassment, job loss, relationship endings, emotional neglect, childhood abuse, midlife career transitions. These events diminish how we view ourselves and our ability to get what we want in life. Client review: "I have struggled off and on with depression and have seen numerous counselors over the past 15 years. Working with Kalpana, I made significant progress in a relatively short period of time and years later my depression has not returned".

Depression Counselor

Alex Kohl, PhD, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Doraville

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

Aaron Karnilow, Ph.D.

Diplomate in Clinical Psychology, American Board of Professional Psychology and Fellow American Academy of Clinical Psychology

Within driving distance of Doraville

In my practice I counsel patients experiencing Reactive Depression. The experience of Reactive Repression is a matter of degree. It can be fleeting, episodic, or chronic, and usually is a reaction to an emotionally charged stressful change in their lives, or a trauma, e.g. relationship breakups, medical issues, job lost, etc. as well as emotionally traumatic events from earlier years. Physiological factors can be responsible for depression. If I suspect this I would recommend a medical consultation. I primarily utilize psychodynamic and cognitive behavioral techniques when working with depression.

Depression Counselor

Lois Muir-McClain, M.A., LPC, NCC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Doraville

Depression affects millions of Americans each year. The causes of it are still not fully understood, but it is believed that genetic/biological tendencies interact with environmental issues, such as how you were raised, abuse, and situations where you feel helpless or hopeless to change. Chronic depression creates a loop, or cycle, where your thoughts, feelings and behavior become intertwined to continue to the cycle. If you change any one of these things, either your thought patterns, your emotions, or your actions, you can break the cycle of depression. My approach will be to provide support and empathy while guiding you to make positive changes in your life to ease the depression.

Depression Counselor

Paul F. Austin, MS, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Doraville

I work with you to better understand what is making you depressed and how to feel better. We will look at how the depression started, what keeps it around and how to get relief from the pain that it causes. Depression can involve multiple emotions such as anger, hurt and fears. We will make an individual plan for you to work through the depression.

Depression Counselor

Sheri Hardin, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Within driving distance of Doraville

When we are depressed, we usually feel stuck, helpless, and hopeless. My approach is to help you realize or remember that you have options, and to help you determine what those options are. When we can see our options, we feel better because we feel more in charge of our lives. When we remember our power, we do not need to feel depressed any longer.

Depression Counselor

Bridgette Morris, BCCC

Board Certified Christian Counselor

Within driving distance of Doraville

Depression varies from person to person but there are common signs and symptoms. If you are feeling overwhelmed, have a loss of energy, feel hopeless, have anger and irritability you could be suffering from depression. The most important thing to do to overcome depression is ask for help. Bridgette understands this can be difficult to do so she strives to offer each client an empathic ear and offer solutions to help them step out of their depression and regain their love for life.

Depression Counselor

Summer Gray, MS, LPC, CIRT

Licensed Professional Counselor, Certified Imago Therapist

Within driving distance of Doraville

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.

Depression Counselor

Daniel Gopin, LAPC

Licensed Associate Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Doraville

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

Johnetta Barnes, LPC, NCC, CPCS

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Doraville

Client's will explore the triggers and or root cause to their depression. Client's will monitor their mood and learn effective coping mechanisms to manage their depression symptoms. Client's will utilize positive coping skills, CBT to include re-framing/thought stopping techniques, work with therapist to develop a daily activity plan, support systems and explore necessary referral options to assist in alleviation of symptoms.



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Are you ready to experience new freedom? Thank you for visiting our Georgia search of licensed therapists in Doraville 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 Doraville will help you climb back up and start living your dreams again.

Doraville is located in DeKalb County, Georgia. It has a land area of 4.90 square miles and a water area of 0.00 square miles.  The population of Doraville is 10,896 people with 3,238 households and a median annual income of $42,482. .


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Mental health treatment and therapy in Doraville is sometimes a struggle to afford for families and individuals without proper insurance coverage. Finances for many in Doraville are not able to cover long term weekly counseling sessions without a budgetary plan in place. The good news is that therapists are often willing to work with you if accessibility is an issue. Low cost therapy and sliding scales are just some of the options that therapists can offer. Insurance may cover your sessions as well. Talk to your counselor to learn more.