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Lakisha McConnellLPC

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Availability

In Eastern Time

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What do you think is the biggest barrier today for people seeking care?

Reliance on self... Participants often chose not to seek help because they prefer to resolve their own difficulties.

How does collaboration with other providers play into your work?

It is important for therapist to be well connected to and collaboratively engaged with providers to ensure the most effective and integrated treatment that occur does occur. Therapist best serve people when they share perspective and responsibility in meeting people's needs and ensuring therapeutic progress toward established treatment goals.

How has your particular field of specialization evolved in recent years and how has that impacted your work?

Mental Health continues to play a vital and prominent role in holistic health conversations. Holistic therapy addresses the whole person (spiritually, physically, mentally, and emotionally). Mental health issues no longer carry the negative stigma as years past. Multiple treatments options exist today, whether in-person, online, or tele-health.

Specialties

Relationship Issues

Adolescent mental health

Child mental health

Communication issues

Women's issues

General Expertise

Depression

Anxiety

ADHD

Adolescent mental health

Anger management

Bipolar disorder

Child mental health

Domestic violence

Fees

First Session$100
Family Therapy$100
Individual Therapy$100

Types of Therapy

Family Session

Individual Session

Clientele

Adults (25-65)

Children (5-12)

Treatment Approaches / Modalities

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Coaching

Interpersonal Psychotherapy

Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy

Person-Centered Therapy

Reality Therapy

Solution-Focused Brief Therapy

Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavior Therapy

Training / Certifications

(GACE) Georgia Assessments for Certified Educators

(TBRI) Trust-Based Relational Interventions

Licensure

  • Georgia, Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC012240

Education

Masters of Education & Guidance Counseling, Cambridge College

Bachelors of Business Administration & Management, Mercer University

Work History

My early work history consists, of being a school guidance counselor, serving a diverse population of students in the areas of social, personal, and academic needs. I have over 8 years of experience as a mental health counselor serving individuals, adolescences, and their families. We cover several topics such as: interpersonal relationships, trauma, abuse, neglect, anxiety, depression, work and family conflicts.

Frequently Asked Questions About Lakisha McConnell, LPC

It’s not uncommon to have questions before starting therapy. Lakisha McConnell, LPC, has answered a few of the questions they receive most often from new clients.

Is Lakisha McConnell accepting new clients?

Yes, Lakisha McConnell is accepting new clients.

Does Lakisha McConnell accept insurance?

No, Lakisha McConnell does not accept insurance.

What types of therapy does Lakisha McConnell offer?

Lakisha McConnell offers therapy for families and individuals.

Does Lakisha McConnell offer in-person appointments?

No, but people in Georgia can book Lakisha McConnell for virtual appointments (teletherapy).

Does Lakisha McConnell offer online therapy?

Yes, Lakisha McConnell offers online therapy to people in Georgia.

How quickly can I see Lakisha McConnell?

Lakisha McConnell typically can speak with new clients within 48 hours. You can see their current availability and request an appointment on their profile page.

What languages does Lakisha McConnell speak?

Lakisha McConnell conducts therapy sessions in English.

Can I book an appointment with Lakisha McConnell online?

Yes, you can easily book an appointment with Lakisha McConnell online using Choosing Therapy’s directory.