I am a licensed professional counselor and my mission is to help people access their personal power and develop the skills needed to live a healthier, happier life. I provide therapy services to assist individuals, couples, and families improve the quality of their lives and their relationships. My philosophy of counseling is to empower individuals to take risks and address the thoughts, feelings, and behaviors that interfere with life and relationship satisfaction. My goal as a counselor is to assist in the process of emotional healing and personal growth.
I am a DHR Approved Clinical Evaluator. I have been trained in Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy. My specialties include: Addiction & Recovery, Boundaries, Codependency, Clinical Assessments, DUI Evaluations, Family Conflict, Relationship Distress, Rebuilding Trust & Intimacy, and Substance Abuse Issues
I strive to create an atmosphere in which clients can experience: *Feeling safe and relaxed about the counselor, counseling process, and their participation in therapy *Moving toward more direct, open, and honest communication *Increased self-awareness and acceptance of inner feelings *Expressing difficult emotions with greater ease, openness, and confidence
Call or Email Patrice D. Alexander for a free phone consultation now - (404) 549-6353

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 10+ Years
  • School: Georgia State University
  • Year Graduated: 1998
  • License No. and State: LPC005498 Georgia

Finances

  • Avg Cost (per session): $80 - $150
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
  • Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Check, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Humana
  • Out of Network
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Patrice D. Alexander's Groups

Couples Therapy Group

Group designed for couples to focus on building better relationships through experiential exercises that deepen emotional connection and improve communication. This is a closed group that meets in 8 week cycles. Couples can join an aftercare group upon completion.

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Support group for teen girls

A group for teenage girls to recieve support navigating through the pressures of being a teenage girl in today's society. Focus on self-esteem building, peer pressure, bullying, puberty, healthy relationships, and more.

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Women's Issues Support Group

On-going support group for women to discuss stressors related to relationships, parenting, work, friendships, and more. Learn to set boundaries and practice self-care in a safe, supportive environment.

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Specialties

  • Relationship Issues
  • Family Conflict
  • Addiction

Issues

  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Self Esteem
  • Spirituality
  • Substance Abuse
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Trauma and PTSD

Mental Health

  • Mood Disorders

Client Focus

Age

  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Emotionally Focused Therapy
  • Family / Marital
  • Psychodynamic

Modality

  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group
Last Modified: 02 Dec 2015
Patrice D. Alexander, MS, LPC, Counselor in Newnan

Patrice D. Alexander

Counselor, MS, LPC