Debbie is a Licenced Professional Counselor and a National Certified Counselor. She obtained her Master’s in Marriage and Family Therapy from Richmont Graduate University in 2014 after receiving her BS in Psychology from North Georgia College and State University in 2010. She graduated in 2014 and has experience working with adolescents, court mandated clients, along with providing individual, couple, and family counseling. She was a mom to 4 children and has 5 grandchildren.
Debbie works with adults, couples, and families, and is certified by Postpartum Support International to provide perinatal mood support like depression, anxiety, anger, intrusive thoughts, or repetitive behaviors to both men and women struggling during this stage of life.
Debbie is passionate about helping individuals, couples, and families experience grace with themselves and then with others to facilitate healing, transformation, and restoration. She enjoys helping clients learn about their own patterns or “parts” by using an Attachment model of therapy and the Internal Family Systems (IFS) approach that brings a compassionate approach to bring internal unity resulting in healthier external connections. She is also Prepare-Enrich and Gottman Level 2 trained to help couples learn quickly areas of strength and areas for growth through researched based assessments.
Debbie is a member of American Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (AAMFT) and the Licenced Professional Counselors Association of Georgia (LPCA).