Thank you for taking the first step in obtaining assistance for yourself and/or your family members. At our practice, we provide therapy services for adults, couples, adolescents, children, and families. A select few major insurance & employee assistance plans are accepted. We are in network with BCBS, HUMANA, and CIGNA.
We are conveniently located in Alpharetta, GA. Practice location is at the GATES OF NORTH POINT: 3180 North Point Parkway, Suite 101, Alpharetta, GA 30005. Office suite located within Northpoint Family Chiropractic. (office complex is at intersection of Webb Bridge and Northpoint Parkway). For appointments please text 404-849-5505 for faster response.
Marital & Couples Therapy:
Couples therapy based on many of the major marital therapy inventions influenced by relationship experts, including Dr. John Gottman, and John Gray, author of Men are from Mars and Women are from Venus. Inital therapy sessions are broken down by 4 very important intake assessments; which include inital session with both parties in the couple partnership, then each individual will have 1 individual session without partner present (to determine if there is any specific individual issues that may impeed couples therapy's progress), and lastly the couple attends the fourth session together for final assessment of the partnership. During the fourth session, treatment planning and intensive interventions are implemented to assist couple in better communication, fighting fair, and expression of feelings appropriately.
Child, Adolescent, & Family Therapy:
It is preferred for the parent or parents to attend inital session without child/teen present to assist therapist in proper history and goals for the child/teen. The second session, therapist meets with child/teen and parent(s), and following sessions will be individual with family involvement if found necessary. Meeting with you and/or your child/teen one-on-one, using talk, play therapy, and cognitive behavioral techniques to focus on areas of social difficulties, self-esteem, anxiety, depression, and attention difficulties.
Family Therapy is perfect for families experiencing ongoing conflicts, arguments, or difficulty getting along, resulting at times in children exhibiting behavioral and/or emotional problems at either home or school. This approach provides positive family interventions and interactions to improve communication skills among family members.
Individual Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy & Stress Management:
Most helpful with adults, adolescents, and older children who have difficulty coping with stress, and have feelings of anxiety or depression. The client will learn ways to restructure negative thoughts into more positive and successful ways of thinking.
Techniques will be taught to identify stressful situations which enable the client to learn to recognize stress and how to effectively cope with it. Stress may increase anxiety or depression, leading to undesirable behaviors and/or emotions.
Providing support, information, and coaching throughout the inital stages of divorce/separtion and post-divorce with individuals, co-parents, children, adolescents, and families. Assists in understanding the legal process in Georgia (no legal advise will be given). Creating and developing specialized Parenting Plans that cater to the specific needs of the children and their development. Provides Parent Coordination to divorced parents who have high conflict post- divorce. Helping clients to learn and excute effective communication and conflict resolution skills. Divorce Mediation is also provided as a cost effective and alternative dispute resolution to help keep families from having to pursue the stress of litagation.