Depression Counseling in Sugar Hill, GA.

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


Benita A. Esposito, MA, Licensed Professional Counselor
Depression Counselor

Benita A. Esposito, MA, Licensed Professional Counselor

Licensed Professional Counselor and Life Coach

In 30328 - Nearby to Sugar Hill.

When you feel depressed, you want a counselor who can truly understand you. I've been depressed, too, and I know first-hand how it feels: the sense of loss, the loneliness, the darkness, the fatigue, the low self-esteem. It can happen to the best of us. I'll help you find a source of deep strength inside yourself. I'll help you develop more spiritual intimacy and find the peace that passes all understanding. I'll help you find your Authentic Self, your spirit, that part of you who is always connected to God. I'll help you shine, and feel unconditionally loved. I call that grace, and it is yours for the asking. I'll show you how to receive it. You are worth it!

Aaron Karnilow, Ph.D.
Depression Counselor

Aaron Karnilow, Ph.D.

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

In 30022 - Nearby to Sugar Hill.

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.

Lorraine Wrage, M.Ed., LPC, CST, NCC
Depression Counselor

Lorraine Wrage, M.Ed., LPC, CST, NCC

Licensed Professional Counselor, Certified Sex Therapist

In 30518 - Nearby to Sugar Hill.

I utilize a protocol of cognitive therapy tools along with mild exercise, healthy diet, medical attention as needed, proper sleep, etc to overcome the depression. If there are other issues related to the depression then those need addressed as well. For example, loss of a job and the job search can create a lot of stress and even depression, loss of self worth, etc. So both need to be teated in order to overcome the depression. Sometimes losses and grieving can turn into depression such as the break up of a relationship. The ensuing depression needs treated but also help to grieve the loss to gain the ability to move on.

Trish Hastings, MA, LPC, NCC
Depression Counselor

Trish Hastings, MA, LPC, NCC

Licensed Professional Counselor, National Cert. Counselor

In 30566 - Nearby to Sugar Hill.

Depression can rob you of joy, peace, energy, health, and even relationships. It can leave you not wanting to get out of bed in the morning and not enjoying pleasurable activities you have enjoyed in the past. If you have suffered under depression for many years, you may not even be aware that you are depressed, because you are so used to it. Depression may seem like a usual condition to you. By addressing the underlying causes with a professional, you can progress and move forward to a place that is less heavy feeling, more hopeful, and more full of life.

Cindy Hoerig, LPC, NCC
Depression Counselor

Cindy Hoerig, LPC, NCC

Licenced Professional Counselor

In 30009 - Nearby to Sugar Hill.

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.

Terry Thompson Horn, MA
Depression Counselor

Terry Thompson Horn, MA

Licensed Professional Counselor

In 30345 - Nearby to Sugar Hill.

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

Robert Gillette, M A, LPC
Depression Counselor

Robert Gillette, M A, LPC

License Professional Counselor

In 30040 - Nearby to Sugar Hill.

Depression can range from mild to severe. Depression can be a result of many factors or a combination of factors. It is important to first understand the severity of the depression and take the necessary steps to insure the safety of the client. Depression can be a symptom that says something is going on in your life that needs to be addressed. I believe that treating the symptom without addressing the underlying issue does a disservice to the client.

Lovette Ego, PhD, LCPC, BCPC, BCCC, CTPC
Depression Counselor

Lovette Ego, PhD, LCPC, BCPC, BCCC, CTPC

Licensed Clinical Pastoral Counselor: Board Certified Addiction Recovery Specialist : Board Certified Christian Counselor: Board Certified Death & Grief Counselor: Certified Temperament Pastoral Counselor

In 30044 - Nearby to Sugar Hill.

Depression may have a physical cause or may be entrenched in spiritual issue. When depression has physical/medical cause, it is best addressed by a physician. As a Christian counselor, I deal with spiritual depression. The good news is that, a person can change back up to the top, out of depression if he or she applies biblical principles to thoughts, beliefs, and actions. I will tenderly work alongside you to achieve a positive outcome.

Dan Feldman, LAPC, NCC, CCMHC
Depression Counselor

Dan Feldman, LAPC, NCC, CCMHC

Professional Counselor

In 30052 - Nearby to Sugar Hill.

Depression affects everyone differently. Common symptoms may include being sad often, feeling empty, helpless, hopeless, guilty or worthless, irritability, restlessness, concentration difficulty, becoming tired easily, sleep problems (too much, too little, interrupted/disturbed), appetite changes, long term pain, headaches or stomach aches, a loss of interest in activities, isolation or withdrawal from friends and family and even thoughts of death or suicide. Therapy addresses depression by challenging thought patterns and actively creating new beliefs, behaviors and ways of being. Benefits can have a lasting effect to protect from symptoms returning long after treatment ends.

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

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

Licensed Professional Counselor

In 30078 - Nearby to Sugar Hill.

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.

Kelly Cave, MA, LMFT, LPC, ABCST
Depression Counselor

Kelly Cave, MA, LMFT, LPC, ABCST

Licensed Professional Counselor, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 30328 - Nearby to Sugar Hill.

It is normal for people to go through periods of life where they are feeling "down" or low in energy. Sometimes there are events and circumstances that create this mood, but sometimes it comes without any rhyme or reason. Whether stemming from a traumatic life event or not, feeling depressed is not something that you need to feel guilty or ashamed of, it is something to overcome and grow stronger from. You do not have to overcome these negative thoughts and feelings alone. I provide a place for you to come and be heard, a place to share the pain that you are going through and your story, a place to share your heart. I will help carry your burdens until you get to a place of strength.

Kara McDaniel, PhD, LPC, NCC, DCC
Depression Counselor

Kara McDaniel, PhD, LPC, NCC, DCC

Licensed Professional Counselor

In 30022 - Nearby to Sugar Hill.

Are you feeling down, sad, or depressed? Have you lost interest in doing the things you love to do or being around your friends and/or family members? If you answered yes to one or both of these questions and concerned that you may be suffering from depression, please don't delay in seeking treatment. Depression is real and can be debilitating- emotionally, physically, spiritually, and interpersonally. Throughout the past 18 years, I have helped clients through the process of effectively recognizing, treating, and managing their depression. You deserve to feel yourself again! Call today for an appointment, (678) 430-8089.

Susan Blank, MS, LPC, NCC
Depression Counselor

Susan Blank, MS, LPC, NCC

Licensed Professional Counselor

In 30009 - Nearby to Sugar Hill.

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.



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

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

Sugar Hill is located in Gwinnett County, Georgia. It has a land area of 11.03 square miles and a water area of 0.03 square miles.  The population of Sugar Hill is 21,747 people with 6,450 households and a median annual income of $72,202. .


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Establishing weekly sessions with a professional therapist is considered affordable in Sugar Hill for the average family. While sustaining a commitment to therapy is usually not an issue, if mental health treatment feels like a burden please ask your counselor about accepted insurance plans or sliding scale fees. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local Sugar Hill public health department.