Avedon Elliott, MS, LPC, LMHC, NCC

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"Finding the right therapist to fit your needs can be challenging; but is very important when sharing your personal thoughts and feelings that you are presently struggling with.  I believe having that connection and rapport with your therapist is imperative in your healing process."  
My name is Avedon Elliott and I am a licensed professional counselor in the state of Georgia, a National Certified Counselor; and I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in the State for Florida.  I graduated from Hodges University in Ft. Myers, Florida with an MS in Clinical Mental Health Counseling.  I currently work at Thrive Counseling Center in Kennesaw, Georgia offering creative innovative approaches to counseling for children who are struggling with various behavioral health issues.  At my agency I work with children/adolescents and adults; I facilitate individual and group counseling sessions for families, couples and adults who are in need of support.  I have worked in the counseling field for 12 years; and I have facilitated counseling services to varied populations and specialties-substance abuse, juveniles, children/teens exposed to various types of trauma; female adult sexual abuse survivors, grief, self-harm, adolescents and unhealthy relationships and psych behavioral health.  I have utilized Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT)- for children exposed to various traumas, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and person/child centered therapy/modalities with my clients.  My counseling experience also includes facilitating relapse prevention groups (and individual counseling) for people struggling with chemical dependency.   I believe in having a person-centered relationship with my clients; viewing client’s present upsetting/thoughts/feelings and struggles from their point of view.     
My commitment is to help my clients in exploring and identifying stressors and behaviors that they are presently struggling with in a safe/empathetic environment; utilizing me as their positive & healthy support in their healing process.  

I specialize in- Child /Adolescent and Adult- Childhood Trauma, Coping Skills, School issues, Depression, ADHD, Anxiety, Self-Harming, Suicidal Ideation, Peer Relationships, Grief, Domestic Abuse, Parenting, Drug Abuse, Anger Management, Codependency, Grief and ADHD

 My rates range from $60 - $130 per 30 to 45 minute sessions. If you are struggling financially a sliding scale is possible on a case by case basis.  I do not accept insurance at this time.  

My office, Thrive Counseling Center is easily located at 6095 Pine Mountain Rd. Suite #105, Kennesaw, Georgia 30152. Office phone number 678-217-7529.  When you call inform the office administrative assistants that you would like to schedule an initial assessment with me (Avedon Elliott); and they will schedule you an appointment and notify me.  I look forward to meeting you and assisting with your therapeutic needs.  

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Kennesaw GA