Jo-anne Liakakos | Alpharetta

Psychotherapist

Jo-Anne is a licensed professional counselor (LPC) and is certified through the National Board of Certified Counselors. She holds a master's degree in professional counseling and her undergraduate degree in family and consumer sciences with a specialization in foods and nutrition. Prior to becoming a licensed counselor, Jo-Anne was a practicing nutritionist. She holds her certification as a certified professional counselor supervisor.

Jo-Anne's clinical experience includes community mental health, psychiatric residential treatment, adolescent day treatment facility, private practice, and community and private nutritionist services. She utilizes and is experienced in individual, group, and family methodologies. Jo-Anne is trained as a parent coordinator through the Cooperative Parenting Institute in Atlanta. In addition, she has extended training in various areas including certifications with PREPARE/ENRICH for couples, The Marriage Breakthrough, The Nurturing Parenting Program, Cooperative Parenting and Divorce, and Reaching Difficult Kids and Families Program. Jo-Anne values and continues to seek education and training in all areas of interest in order to best serve her clients.


ISSUES

ADHD, Anger Management, Antisocial Personality, Anxiety, Behavioral Issues, Bipolar Disorder, Borderline Personality, Career Counseling, Child or Adolescent, Chronic Illness, Chronic Pain, Codependency, Coping Skills, Depression, Divorce, Domestic Abuse, Eating Disorders, Emotional Disturbance, Family Conflict, Gender Identity/Transgender, Grief, Infidelity, Life Coaching, Life Transitions, Marital and Premarital, Narcissistic Personality, Obesity, Parenting, Peer Relationships, Relationship Issues, School Issues, Self Esteem, Self-Harming, Stress, Teen Violence, Trauma and PTSD, Weight Loss, Women's Issues

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


CLIENT FOCUS

Age: Preteens/Tweens (11 to 13), Adolescents/Teenagers (14 to 19), Adults, Elders (65+)

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


TREATMENT APPROACH

Types of Therapy: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Coaching, Cognitive Behavioral (CBT), Culturally Sensitive, Dialectical (DBT), Eclectic, Emotional Focused Therapy (EFT), Family/Marital, Family Systems, Gestalt, Gottman Method, Humanistic, Imago, Mindfulness-based (MBCT), Multicultural, Person-Centered, Positive Psychology, Relational, Strength-Based, Solution Focused Brief (SFBT), Trauma Focused


QUALIFICATIONS

School: Argosy University, Georgia School of Professional Psychology
Year Graduated: 2006
License No. and State: LPC005963 Georgia

Location

Major Counseling Solutions & Consulting
11815 Northfall Lane, Suite 1006
Alpharetta, GA 30009

Office Phone: (770) 674-4422


OFFICE HOURS

Weekdays and Evenings

Online Therapy/Video Counseling: No


FINANCES

Average Cost: $135/session

Sliding Scale: Yes

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

Accepted Insurance: None

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