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.
Anxiety, Depression, Family Conflict, Grief, Infidelity, Peer Relationships, Relationship Issues, Self Esteem, Sex Therapy, Stress, 20s–30s Life Transitions
Specialties: Premarital/Marriage Counseling, Couples Counseling, Anxiety, Depression, Grief
Category: Couples, Group, Individuals, Bisexual, Gay, Lesbian, Transgender, LGBTQ+
Types of Therapy: Attachment-based, Emotional Focused Therapy (EFT), Family/Marital, Family Systems, Gottman Method, Interpersonal, Relational
School: Auburn University
Year Graduated: 2017
License No. and State: AMFT000525 GA
3565 Piedmont Rd NE
Building Two, Suite 510
Atlanta, GA 30305
41A Lenox Pointe NE
Atlanta, GA 30324
Office Phone: (404) 618-0601
Online Therapy/Video Counseling: No
Average Cost: $140/session
Sliding Scale: Yes
Accepted Payment: Cash, Check, American Express, Visa, Mastercard, Discover, Other
Accepted Insurance: None