Heather Martin | Alpharetta

Clinical Social Worker

Heather is a licensed clinical social worker in both the states of Georgia and Rhode Island. She has over 20 years of experience in the psychotherapy field, receiving her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Rhode Island and her Master of Social Work degree from Boston University. Heather specializes in the treatment of trauma/abuse/PTSD in children and adults. Other areas of expertise include adoption, anxiety, depression, loss, adjustment concerns, behavior management, and parenting. Heather has received certification as a Rhode Island DCYF Sexual Abuse Expert, and from the House of Hope Christian Counseling. Additionally she is a certified Relational Wisdom Presenter.

Heather is an experienced play therapist and enjoys working with even the littlest clients to aid them in their paths toward healing and wholeness. When applicable, she integrates a family systems approach that encourages and supports the whole family in achieving their therapeutic goals.


Adoption, Anxiety, Behavioral Issues, Child or Adolescent, Chronic Illness, Coping Skills, Depression, Divorce, Domestic Abuse, Domestic Violence, Family Conflict, Grief, Life Coaching, Life Transitions, Parenting, Peer Relationships, Relationship Issues, School Issues, Self Esteem, Self-Harming, Sexual Abuse, Sleep or Insomnia, Spirituality, Trauma and PTSD, Women's Issues

Specialties: Trauma, Anxiety, Depression, Adoption, Sexual Abuse


Age: Toddlers/Preschoolers (0 to 5), Children (6 to 10), Preteens/Tweens (11 to 13), Adolescents/Teenagers (14 to 19), Adults, Elders (65+)

Category: Couples, Family, Group, Individuals, Veterans


Types of Therapy: Cognitive Behavioral (CBT), Dialectical (DBT), Emotional Focused Therapy (EFT), Family/Marital, Family Systems, Mindfulness-based (MBCT), Narrative Therapy, Person-Centered


School: Boston University
Year Graduated: 1993


Thriveworks Counseling and Coaching
320 Maxwell Road, Suite 300
Alpharetta, GA 30009

Office Phone: (770) 284-9252


Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

Online Therapy/Video Counseling: No


Average Cost: $130/session

Sliding Scale: No

Accepted Payment: Cash, Check, Visa, Mastercard

Accepted Insurance: Aetna, Medicare, Humana, BCBS, MHNET, Tricare, Amerigroup, Wellcare, United Behavioral Health

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