Emily Dettman | Cumming, Dawsonville

Licensed Professional Counselor

Emily Dettman is a licensed professional counselor (LPC) holding a master’s degree in clinical professional psychology and a certificate in clinical child and family studies. Emily has been in the mental health field since 2005 and has extensive experience working with children, adolescents, parents, and women.

Emily strives to individualize each session to meet the unique needs of each person and family. Sessions are designed to develop and enhance the necessary skills to face life's challenges. Sessions establish effective solutions to various challenges and obstacles in a supportive and accepting environment.

Sessions address the following issues: mood disorders, anxiety disorders, eating disorders, self-esteem, self-injurious behaviors, impulse control, focus and attention, social challenges, developmental delays, parental challenges, and support and life transitions.

In addition to the traditional office setting, Emily offers a specialized therapeutic approach using horses at the farm location. She is certified in equine-assisted psychotherapy and offers individual, group, and family sessions with the use of horses.


ADHD, Adoption, Anxiety, Child or Adolescent, Coping Skills, Depression, Developmental Disorders, Dual Diagnosis, Eating Disorders, Family Conflict, Learning Disabilities, Life Transitions, Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD), Parenting, Peer Relationships, Relationship Issues, School Issues, Self Esteem, Self-Harming, Spirituality, Women's Issues

Specialties: Child/Adolescent, Family Counseling, Anxiety, Depression


Age: Children (6 to 10), Preteens/Tweens (11 to 13), Adolescents/Teenagers (14 to 19), Adults

Category: Couples, Family, Group, Individuals


Types of Therapy: Dialectical (DBT), Person-Centered


School: Roosevelt University
Year Graduated: 2010
License No. and State: LPC007840 Georgia


600 Peachtree Parkway, Suite 112
Cumming, GA 30041

Farm Location (Equine Assisted Psychotherapy Sessions Only)
367 Duck Thurmond Rd
Dawsonville, GA 30534

Office Phone: (847) 337-5747


Monday–Friday 11:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.

Online Therapy/Video Counseling: No


Average Cost: $105–170/session

Sliding Scale: No

Accepted Payment: Cash, Check, Other

Accepted Insurance: Out of network documentation for possible reimbursement provided upon request.

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