Amanda Peterson | Atlanta

Licensed Associate Marriage & Family Therapist

Amanda is a licensed associate marriage and family therapist (AMFT) in the Buckhead community who specializes in working with young adults with relationship issues, anxiety, depression, grief, and the unique stresses that accompany those in their 20s and 30s. She is especially skilled at helping individuals and couples find true connection in the midst of social media, dating, and friendship. She has a master's degree in marriage and family therapy from Auburn University and has researched the forgiveness process within marriage.

Amanda uses a clear, collaborative, and emotionally focused approach to help clients navigate their struggles. She balances learning concrete coping and communication skills with humor and empathy.

In addition to private practice, Amanda works for a nonprofit where she helps educate Georgia's youth on mental wellness, suicide prevention education, and healthy relationships.


ISSUES

Anxiety, Depression, Family Conflict, Grief, Infidelity, Peer Relationships, Relationship Issues, Self Esteem, Sex Therapy, Stress, 20sā€“30s Life Transitions

Specialties: Premarital/Marriage Counseling, Couples Counseling, Anxiety, Depression, Grief


CLIENT FOCUS

Age: Adults

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


TREATMENT APPROACH

Types of Therapy: Attachment-based, Emotional Focused Therapy (EFT), Family/Marital, Family Systems, Gottman Method, Interpersonal, Relational


QUALIFICATIONS

School: Auburn University
Year Graduated: 2017
License No. and State: AMFT000525 GA

Locations

Relate Counseling
3565 Piedmont Rd NE
Building Two, Suite 510
Atlanta, GA 30305

41A Lenox Pointe NE
Atlanta, GA 30324

Office Phone: (404) 618-0601


OFFICE HOURS

By Appointment

Online Therapy/Video Counseling: No


FINANCES

Average Cost: $140/session

Sliding Scale: Yes

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

Accepted Insurance: None

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