Depression Counseling in Stone Mountain, GA.

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


Depression Counselor

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

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Stone Mountain

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

Cindy Hoerig, LPC, NCC

Licenced Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Stone Mountain

Living with depression can feel overwhelming and hopeless. It becomes difficult to know where to began to help yourself live a happier more satisfying life. Finding a therapist to help you understand the treatments available and which treatment is best for you can be a powerful tool in overcoming depression. I help clients feel encouraged, supported and capable of making positive changes in their life. With help you can learn to manage your depression and feel more in control of your life.

Depression Counselor

Alicia Philipp, MS, LPC, NCC

Career Counselor, LPC

Within driving distance of Stone Mountain

Being unhappy with the type of work of you are doing can impact so many areas of your life. Through Career Counseling, we can explore what aspects of your work are related to your depression. We can look at alternatives, whether that means staying with your current job, but seeking better ways to adapt, or seeking a new job within your career field by using more effective job search strategies, or looking into alternative career options that you might find more rewarding.

Depression Counselor

Kirven Weekley, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist

Within driving distance of Stone Mountain

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

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

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

Within driving distance of Stone Mountain

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

Daniel Gopin, LAPC

Licensed Associate Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Stone Mountain

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

Terry Crump, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist

Within driving distance of Stone Mountain

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

Jeffree Gars, LCSW, DC

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Within driving distance of Stone Mountain

Depression is a difficult time where we may feel as though there is no hope of ever getting back to feeling motivated and excited about our self and our life again. Depression may be because of a situation in our life that has become painful or it may have to do with our biochemistry being out of balance or it can be because of both. I work with adults and adolescents. When I am with clients who are depressed it is my job to first help the client understand how they can get the short term and long term help they require. It is important to be with a kind, compassionate and experienced therapist that will hear you and help you get out of your isolation and find help and hope again!

Depression Counselor

Eddie Reece, MS, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Stone Mountain

I believe if you’re battling depression, you could be “de-pressing” important thoughts and feelings – or at least attempting to. One cure for depression is “ex-pression.” I can help you learn ways to express yourself in ways that will dissipate your depression. Your depression may also be a sign that you aren’t living the life you want to live. I can help you discover and create that life – a life free of paralyzing depression. Contact me today to learn to how.

Depression Counselor

Cindy McKee, LPC, NCC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Stone Mountain

Did you know that depression is really typically about anger? The 2 are interwoven. If you think of your emotions like the layers of a volcano. The volcano may be closed and the anger is inside but you feel depressed. So addressing the underlying anger helps greatly. There are things that you can do to increase your serotonin levels other than medication but sometimes medication is needed as an adjunct to therapy.

Depression Counselor

Susan Blank, MS, LPC, NCC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Stone Mountain

Does each day feel like a struggle? Do you feel overwhelmed, lonely or sad? Do you have difficulty getting motivated, focusing, or concentrating? If you answered "yes" to any of these questions, you are probably experiencing depression. I can teach you how to reduce your feelings of depression and experience happiness and contentment once again. Utilizing mindfulness-based Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, I will teach you a variety of techniques and tools designed to decrease your negative self-talk, elevate your mood, and increase your feelings of self-worth and confidence. Working together, I will help you gain a new sense of purpose, meaning and connection in your life.

Depression Counselor

Sheri Hardin, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Within driving distance of Stone Mountain

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

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

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Stone Mountain

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.



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

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

Stone Mountain is located in DeKalb County, Georgia. It has a land area of 1.64 square miles and a water area of 0.00 square miles.  The population of Stone Mountain is 6,109 people with 2,423 households and a median annual income of $36,729. .


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