Family Counseling Services in Doraville, GA.

Find a family therapist in Doraville, Georgia. Effective help for relationships, blended families, family of origin and other issues.


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

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

Licensed Professional Counselor

In 30078 - Nearby to Doraville.

Family is where we garner meaning in our lives, as well as a sense of history. Family should contain our most satisfying and happy relationships, but often families are fraught with anger, worry, and sadness. Negative family patterns are often passed on to our own children as we raise them. Family therapy can help you identify these negative patterns and learn new ways of relating to our loved ones. In family therapy with me, you will learn how your negative behaviors came into being, how they affect others around you, and what you can do to change them, to create a newly crafted sense of family.

Matthew Smith, Psy.D.
Family Therapist

Matthew Smith, Psy.D.

Licensed Psychologist

In 30309 - Nearby to Doraville.

Dr. Smith's SERVICES FOR COUPLES/FAMILIES Our families, martial couples, and partners counseling is focused on assisting individuals to realize improved levels of wellness with each other. From interventions involving relationship coaching to premarital counseling, our services could help resolve the challenges individuals face with their relationships. Atlanta Consulting and Psychological Services believes in assisting you to achieve your own personal definitions of success and fulfillment. These might be recovering from the experiences of loss, abuse or emotional and/ or physical trauma. Perhaps you wish to develop greater and more holistic senses of self-love and self-respect.

Cindy McKee, LPC, NCC
Family Therapist

Cindy McKee, LPC, NCC

Licensed Professional Counselor

In 30046 - Nearby to Doraville.

I have many parents that bring their child to me and in essence say "please fix my child". It usually involves the entire family working together to fix the problem that is showing, which is typically through the child. The child is really saying "please help me and my family" with their behavior. Family Systems Theory supports this belief and I have seen it work with people that are willing to make positive changes dozens and maybe even hundreds of times.

Daniel Gopin, LPC
Family Therapist

Daniel Gopin, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

In 30324 - Nearby to Doraville.

One individual alone can be extremely complex and difficult to understand. What happens when you have a number of complex people living together under one roof? Absolute chaos! Through family therapy, I help family members to understand each other better and even more importantly, to appreciate how each individual contributes to the family dynamic. Individuals evolve and change overtime and in turn, the family system experiences dramatic shifts as well. This can often be confusing! With the help of a family therapist, your family does not need to struggle alone. A patient and gentle objective listener can educate, guide, and assist you in overcoming

Hope Hailey, LPC
Family Therapist

Hope Hailey, LPC

licensed professional counselor

In 30339 - Nearby to Doraville.

I enjoy working with families and believe when one member chooses to do the dance of relationships differently other members will be forced to change their own steps. I look at the family system and not any one person as the identified patient. Family members can learn to have a voice and become healthier individually which contributes to a healthy family system.

Kirven Weekley, Ph.D.
Family Therapist

Kirven Weekley, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist

In 30305 - Nearby to Doraville.

The family is the crucible from which we all emerge, for good and for bad. Family extends back generations, and we are influenced, one way or another, by everyone that came before us. We inherit genetic tendencies and traits, learn ways of acting, thinking, feeling and relating, and we grow our own unique self within a group of oddball people we call our family. We have a roll and function within this family, a roll that helps form our personality. Again, for good and for bad. Family therapy is about bringing into awareness the dynamic nature of the relationships in the family, and to make more conscious decisions about how to negotiate the multitude of issues.

Greg Griffin, MA, BCPC
Family Therapist

Greg Griffin, MA, BCPC

Board Certified Pastoral Counselor, Ordained Minister

In 30062 - Nearby to Doraville.

No safer place. No better time. Because family is not an organization but an organism, when one part is hurting or out of sorts, the entire organism is affected. It's easy to play the blame game, and attempt to segment off a family member's issue from the lives of the others. Like it or not, we are all connected, and all have a part in the health and solution of the problem or trouble. I can help you come together to use the collective resources of each family member to benefit the whole, and help with the healing. Family is perhaps the greatest shaper of our identity and values, and therefore is worth the investment and priority to keep it as healthy and vibrant as possible.

Kevin Fleming, Ph.D.
Family Therapist

Kevin Fleming, Ph.D.

Coach/Change Agent/Consultant

In 30301 - Nearby to Doraville.

Most family therapists inadvertently create more chaos through their well-intentioned efforts to assist a family move through a change process. Why? Brains are inherently deregulated (all of us, may I add) and most talking and dialoguing misses brain-centric problems that need more intensive help. Many times the emotional trauma created by years of solving problems ineffectively can wreak havoc on the brain's parasympathetic nervous system, not ever giving the family a break from flight or fight thinking. Contact us for an innovative neuroscience solution to family dysfunction. Kevin@kevinflemingphd.com or 877-606-6161.

Aaron Karnilow, Ph.D.
Family Therapist

Aaron Karnilow, Ph.D.

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

In 30022 - Nearby to Doraville.

I limit my family therapy, including grief therapy and counseling for caretakers to when there is a disruption of the family unit due to illness or injury, or the death of a family member. Early in my career I worked both in the areas of psycho-oncology and with the adjustment reactions of both family members and significant others to spinal cord and other severe and debilitating injuries in family members or other people they loved and cared about.

Rich Oswald, MA, LPC
Family Therapist

Rich Oswald, MA, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

In 30078 - Nearby to Doraville.

Family is like an ecosystem. Each part interacts with the other and each part plays a unique role. There are rules, whether explicit or implicit, that are to be followed. Not all these rules may be healthy. We grow up in a family, and most times, join another in our adult lives. What we were trained to do in our original family, and what others were trained to do in theirs, comes out in our present relationships. I work with families where they are. I consider all the above when teaming up with family. So I address the individuals, the group, the past and the present with an aim toward a healthier future.

Wendy Dickinson, Ph.D.
Family Therapist

Wendy Dickinson, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist

In 30305 - Nearby to Doraville.

There are many reasons that we engage Families in therapy. Sometimes there is 1) a specific problem to be solved (which school does the middle schooler attend next year?) or 2) a pattern to be changed (communication, family cohesion, playing together, etc.) or 3) a dynamic to be restructured (power dynamics in the family are off, someone is sick, behavior problems are hijacking the family) or 4) an issue to be processed (trauma, affairs, emotions, hurt, loss, etc.). Sometimes families need to learn a skill and other times they need someone to walk with them and help to mediate conflict and communication. We meet with families for short term needs as well as longer term solutions,

Lakeview Behavioral
Family Therapist

Lakeview Behavioral

Lakeview Behavioral Health

In 30092 - Nearby to Doraville.

Family therapy is an important part of the recovery process because it is a time in which broken familial relationships can be mended. During sessions, the family will have a chance to share how your addiction has affected their lives. Additionally, family members will learn more about how they can be supportive for their loved one. We’ll provide your loved ones with connections to community resources to have access to additionally.

Pamela Tremblay, LPC, NCC, EMDR, CNHP
Family Therapist

Pamela Tremblay, LPC, NCC, EMDR, CNHP

Board Certified Licensed Counselor - EMDR specialist

In 30342 - Nearby to Doraville.

I am good with working with two people in the family. Mother /Daughter, Daughter/Father, Son/Father, Mother/Father. I help foster better communication between the two of you strengthening your relationship. I help you to create a common vision to work towards and a more harmonious relationship. Both people must want change in the relationship and put forth an effort.

Bridgette Morris, BCCC
Family Therapist

Bridgette Morris, BCCC

Board Certified Christian Counselor

In 30092 - Nearby to Doraville.

Bridgette has successfully worked with different types of families, in different situations, struggling with issues like; parents have conflict within their relationship, recent divorce or re-marriage, child has behavior or school problems, children have problems getting along, one family member has a long-term mental illness or substance abuse problem & many other issues. If your family is struggling, Bridgette can help. She uses "Solution Focused Brief Therapy."This practical & user friendly approach allows families to deal with immediate problems, providing instant relief & renewed hope & together she'll help you create tangible tools to bring lasting change & the healthy family you want.

Sheri Hardin, LCSW
Family Therapist

Sheri Hardin, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

In 30033 - Nearby to Doraville.

I provide family therapy around parenting and co-parenting issues. Since you have the greatest influence on your kids, I work with you be become more effective in managing the behaviors your kids exhibit at home. If you separated or divorced and are having trouble co-parenting with your kids' other parent, I can help you, or both of you, become more effective in dealing with each other, even when you don't like each other any more.

Kelly Cave, MA, LMFT, LPC, ABCST
Family Therapist

Kelly Cave, MA, LMFT, LPC, ABCST

Licensed Professional Counselor, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 30339 - Nearby to Doraville.

I offer families with emotional and hormonal teenagers a place to come to find rest and peace. Raising teenagers can be very hard work but with your hard work and determination, no family is without hope. I've worked with teenagers for many years now and have a heart for the difficult and confusing time of life that they are in. They will find my office to be a place where they feel safe sharing what they are experiencing which can lead to more openness and change.

Kathleen Shack, M.S., LMFT
Family Therapist

Kathleen Shack, M.S., LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Mediator, Coach

In 30005 - Nearby to Doraville.

I counsel couples, children and their families through their life journeys. There are many transitions a family goes through in their journey: Pre-marital couple; newly married; a family with a newborn or children of various ages; a family divorcing or remarrying; single parenthood; mental illness; career changes; empty-nesters; retirees; adult caregivers of their parents; grieving the loss of a loved one. Whichever stage you and your family are in, I am equipped to guide you through these life transitions to make the adjustment to them smooth and healthy.

Renee Willis, NCC, LPC, RPT, CAMS
Family Therapist

Renee Willis, NCC, LPC, RPT, CAMS

Holy Spirit led Psychotherapist

In 30189 - Nearby to Doraville.

Do you feel like your family has gotten out of control and you do not know what to do about it? Is there a lack of communication, anger, or disrespect between family members? Allow me to provide a space of freedom where you and your family can come to explore struggles and find obtainable solutions. There will be no finger pointing or blame, just me shedding light on perspectives maybe not seen.


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Thank you for visiting our Georgia search of licensed family therapists in Doraville.  Discord due from strife, marital problems, sibling rivalry, family of origin issues and blended families (just to name a few) can strain and hurt loving relationships. Counseling with honesty and depth will get to the heart of the issues and work towards healing. Find resolution for your family in Doraville right now, please contact a specialist above, you can email 24/7.

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. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for Doraville, GA

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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. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local Doraville public health department.