Shava Clark is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of Georgia. She earned a Master of Social Work degree and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Clark Atlanta University, while receiving training and experience nationally and abroad in the United Kingdom and South Africa.
Shava has experience working in various settings including, state agencies, non-profit organizations, inpatient, and outpatient settings. She provides services for children, adolescents, and adults. Shava utilizes various therapeutic approaches to address mental health issues and life stressors including, anger, depression, stress, trauma, low self-esteem, infertility, post-partum depression, domestic violence, parenting challenges, family conflict, premarital and marital concerns, divorce, life transitions, emotional disturbance, grief and loss, and work life balance.
Shava collaborates with her clients to inspire hope, motivate growth, and facilitate change. Shava creates a relaxed, supportive, and nonjudgmental environment to promote healing. She is passionate about helping people achieve their goals and reach their full potential. Shava believes it is a journey to reach a place of peace, fulfillment, and wellness however, it is possible.
Bridget Simpson is a Licensed Professional nationally certified counselor. Bridget received her Master of Art degree in Community Counseling with an emphasis in marriage and family from Argosy University and her Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from the University of Southern Mississippi.
Bridget has been working in the field of mental health, i.e. psychiatric hospitals, outpatient services, and detoxification inpatient services, as well as community-based agencies and residential substance abuse programs for over 10 years. Bridget’s areas of interest include individual, couple, group, and family work. She is experienced with working with adolescents and adults on issues such as anxiety, depression, relationship issues, interpersonal conflict, grief and loss, conduct disorders, and substance abuse. She is certified in Prepare-Enrich for couples who are seeking to build a healthier relationship. She is also undergoing training in the specialty area of trauma.
Bridget utilizes various therapeutic approaches she finds most beneficial to the client and mostly works through a Solution-focused brief therapy and Person-centered model. Her goal in counseling clients is working collaboratively in finding solutions and alternatives to problems. Her approach is to create a warm, inviting, and non-judgmental environment for each and every client she meets. She will work with you in identifying your strengths and needs to foster a plan of healing, hope, and wellness.
Jernica McNeil is a Licensed Associate Professional Counselor (LAPC). She earned her Bachelor of Psychology from East Carolina University and a Masters of Mental Health Counseling from Walden University.
Kiara Maxwell is the Office Manager. She has a Bachelor Degree in psychology from Valdosta State University. She is currently pursuing her Master Degree in psychology from Capella University.
Kiara is the first person of contact with her friendly voice behind your call. She manages the receptionist area, including greeting visitors and responding to telephone and in-person requests for information. She makes sure that you are matched with the best therapist to fit your needs. She maintains your mental health records and ensures all documentation is organized and up-to-date. She is responsible for coding client’s diagnoses, billing insurance companies/clients, tracks payments and monitor accounts.