Jasmine McCoy, Owner, LCSW, MSW
Mrs. McCoy's passion is in helping to build healthy families. Whether that be through work with a single person or an entire family. The goal is to help you to become a better you!
In her office, clients feel a sense of belonging, comfort, and healing. Acknowledging the no-judgment zone and allowing you the space to explore life challenges.
***Bring your concerns and work together to develop goals, coping skills, and strategies to allow you to become the great person that exists inside!***
After achieving a degree in Psychology from Georgia Southern University Jasmine McCoy pursued a Master of Social Work from the University of Georgia and after several years of practice ultimately became a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and moved into Private Practice. She has worked in the areas of mental health and building strong families in multiple capacities for over 10 years.
Our Team is here to help you become BETTER! With a focus on the following symptoms and disorders: Depression, Anxiety and Phobias, Bipolar, Relationship Difficulties, Life Transitions, Spirituality, Trauma, Difficulties with Self-Esteem, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Professional/Career Issues, College/Graduate School Issues, Medical and Health Concerns, Stress Management, Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD), Sexual Abuse, Women's Issues, Other Issues
Lawanda Owens, LPC, MS
Mrs. Owens is a Licensed Professional Counselor with over 8 years of experience working with clients offering ways to better manage depression, anxiety, trauma, grief, parenting, and relationship issues. Her interventions include CBT, DBT, Person-Centered, and Solution Focused therapeutic approaches. Mrs. Owens is an EMDR trained therapist.
At times we are faced with obstacles, stressors, and challenges that create barriers to living a successful life. Mrs. Owens works with clients in a holistic manner, to explore the psychological, spiritual, and emotional aspects of one’s life. Working together as a team to better understand how thinking and feeling are linked to behaviors; we further work as a team to address automatic negative thoughts and implement a plan to redirect thoughts to a more positive exploration of self. Finally, working together to implement daily coping skills, exploring options, possibilities, opportunities.
Taking the first step to see a therapist is the hardest; however, taking that first step can be the most rewarding and fulfilling decision of your life as you gain confidence and discover your strengths and abilities.
Rosetta "Rosie" Friday, LCSW, MSW
Rosie Friday, is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, with 9 years experience treating those who struggle with mental health concerns from depression to schizophrenia. Rosie would love to aid you in finding a resolution to whatever causes strife in your life.
Modes of therapy trained include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Cognitive Processing Therapy (Trauma Based), Acceptance & Commitment Therapy, and Mindfulness techniques.
Rosie defines her role as a therapist - to aide you in identifying the power and determination you already possess. Sometimes it can be difficult to find due to the muck and mire which keeps it buried within us!
Currently, Kendrell Davis is adding a new light to Parenting and Therapeutic Services LLC, as she brings her special talent and energy connecting to our younger clients. Kendrell is a graduate of Walden University with a Masters Degree in Social Work and obtaining her License as an LMSW, working under the direction of Mrs. McCoy to process trauma and life events with clients through person-centered, solution focused, CBT and other applicable therapeutic modalities.
Kendrell is additionally adding a refreshing new take on therapy approaches with individuals and adolescents, working through depression, bipolar, PTSD, anxiety, and other mental health concerns.
Kendrell Davis, MSW, LMSW
Lauren Metayer, LAMFT
Lauren Metayer obtained her training in Family Therapy from Mercer University School of Medicine and is working toward licensure under the direction of Mrs. McCoy. Lauren's passion is helping individuals, couples, and families: to uncover the tools to becoming their best selves. Lauren aims to provide a person-centered approach to guide clients through their therapeutic process and reaffirm their hope for achieving healthier and more fulfilling lives! Areas of focus include: Depressive/Anxious symptoms, Life stressors, Relationship difficulties, Premarital preparation, work/life balance, and difficulties resulting from trauma.
Lauren is a Prepare/Enrich facilitator for couples seeking pre-marital strengthening.
Kelly Taylor, LAPC
Kelly received her Master’s in Clinical Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling from Thomas University in December 2021. She works with children, adolescents and adults. Kelly has experience working with clients with various mental health concerns such as anxiety, depression, interpersonal conflict, ADHD and
mood disorders. Kelly is dedicated to helping clients struggling with mental illnesses find a path forward so they can find purpose and fulfillment in their daily lives.
Kelly’s approach to therapy is both collaborative and supportive. She creates a safe space that fosters open dialogue about coping skills and treatment techniques that will assist her client’s in achieving their treatment goals. Kelly draws from various theoretical frameworks to include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy.
When Kelly is not working she enjoys spending time with her family making memories.
Jasmine Blanks, LAMFT
Jasmine received her Master's of Family Therapy degree from Mercer University's School of Medicine. Jasmine is passionate about empowering her clients to embrace all the parts of themselves and live authentically and because of this passion her approach is client-centered. Whether she is seeing a family, couple, or individual, Jasmine believes that compassion and humor go a long way in the healing process. She thoroughly enjoys helping others navigate through issues such as depression, anxiety, life transitions, stress management, self-esteem, relationship repair, coping skills, and other mental health concerns.
Tami Abiose, LMSW
For Tami, an ideal client would be someone who knows they may be struggling with an issue but has taken the first step for change, and willing to try or learn new skills for their improvement. Tami enjoys opening the door for clients to see their full potential toward change and improve their lives. She believes in holistic, person centered, strengths-based approaches walking alongside with her clients. Areas of focus-Anxiety, depressive symptoms, ADHD, life stressors, relationship issues, among other issues.
Tami received a BA in Sociology, concentration in Social Work from Oglethorpe University and a Masters in Social Work from Our Lady of the Lake University. She is a certified Life Coach and enjoys empowering others to their fullest potential. Tami strives to give back to others through volunteerism, social work, life coaching and counseling.
In her spare time, Tami enjoys working out, trying new Vegan restaurants and recipes, and spending time with family.
Belén Guasch, Graduate Intern
Belén Guasch is in the process of completing her master’s degree in counseling through Northwestern University (with an emphasis in working with children and adolescents, in addition to adults). She has a BA in sociology, as well as a background in the creative/expressive arts. In addition, she has a certification in yoga nidra and training in play therapy techniques.
She believes in utilizing a variety of healing modalities, unique to the needs of each individual client, or family. She has a special interest in grief and trauma work and uses a holistic, multicultural, strengths-based, psychodynamic and person-centered approach, meeting you wherever you are and working with you and alongside you. She can usually be found somewhere outdoors in her free time.
Carli is a warm addition to our team, helping keep client records up to date and providing excellent customer service. She is currently pursuing a degree in Psychology from Kennesaw State University. Carli has prior experience in business and customer service.