Carleen Newsome | Johns Creek, Milton

Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)

Certified Professional Counselor Supervisor (CPCS)

Carleen is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) at The Summit Counseling Center. She practices in both the Johns Creek and Milton offices. She is also a Certified Professional Counseling Supervisor (CPCS) and an Accredited Counseling Supervisor (ACS). She is an intensively trained Dialectic Behavioral Therapist (DBT) specializing in treating suicidality, self-harming behavior, depression, and anxiety. Carleen also works significantly with grief, trauma, and loss. She specializes in EMDR and Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT). She particularly enjoys working with adolescents and their families, women in transition, and individuals who have suffered major losses and/or trauma.


Anxiety, Bipolar Disorder, Borderline Personality, Child or Adolescent, Codependency, Coping Skills, Depression, Divorce, Family Conflict, Grief, Infidelity, Life Coaching, Life Transitions, Marital and Premarital, Parenting, Peer Relationships, Relationship Issues, School Issues, Self Esteem, Self-Harming, Sexual Abuse, Spirituality, Stress, Suicidal Ideation, Trauma and PTSD, Women's Issues

Specialties: Suicidal Ideation, Trauma, Grief, Family Counseling, Couples Counseling

Client Focus

Age: Adolescents/Teenagers (14 to 19), Adults, Elders (65+)

Category: Couples, Family, Group, Individuals, Bisexual, Gay, Lesbian, Transgender, LGBTQ+

treatment Approach

Types of Therapy: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Attachment-based, Cognitive Behavioral (CBT), Dialectical (DBT), Emotional Focused Therapy (EFT), EMDR, Existential, Family/Marital, Family Systems, Gottman Method, Humanistic, Integrative, Interpersonal, Mindfulness-based (MBCT), Narrative Therapy, Person-Centered, Positive Psychology, Prolonged Exposure, Relational, Strength-Based, Solution Focused Brief (SFBT), Trauma Focused


School: University of California/Davis, North Georgia College and State
Year Graduated: 2007
License No. and State: LPC 006168


Summit Counseling Center
Johns Creek Location
2750 Old Alabama Road, Suite 200
Johns Creek, GA 30022

Milton Location
13680 Highway 9 North, Building G
Suite 500, Milton, GA 30004

Office Phone: (678) 893-5300

Office Hours

Monday, Wednesday 8:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Tuesday, Thursday 12:00–8:00 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Online Therapy/Video Counseling: No


Average Cost: $140/session

Sliding Scale: Yes

Accepted Payment: Cash, Check, American Express, Visa, Mastercard, Discover

Accepted Insurance: None

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