Leigh Harris | Atlanta

Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)

Leigh is a licensed professional counselor (LPC) and a national certified counselor (NCC). She graduated from Georgia Tech in 1988 and earned her master’s degree in professional counseling at Georgia State University in 2012. Her areas of expertise include working with people of all ages in the areas of personal growth, relationship struggles, anxiety, depression, grief, and life transitions.

Leigh is especially passionate about helping people develop healthy life skills to better manage emotions, anxiety, depression, and life struggles. She understands how difficult it is to seek help and find the courage it takes to change. She has expertise in providing insight on various issues and is committed to helping her clients develop the tools needed to achieve lasting transformation in their lives.

Leigh has certifications and advanced training in many disciplines. In her personal life, she was married for 27 years, widowed in 2018, and is a mom to two adult boys, ages 21 and 18. She enjoys sports, reading, and travel.


ISSUES

Anxiety, Child or Adolescent, Codependency, Coping Skills, Depression, Divorce, Eating Disorders, Grief, Infidelity, Marital and Premarital, Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD), Parenting, Peer Relationships, Relationship Issues, School Issues, Self Esteem, Self-Harming, Stress, Traumatic Brain Injury, Women's Issues

Specialties: Anxiety, Grief, Premarital/Marriage Counseling, Infidelity, College and Student Affairs Counseling


CLIENT FOCUS

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

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


TREATMENT APPROACH

Types of Therapy: ACOA, Art Therapy, Attachment-based, Cognitive Behavioral (CBT), Compassion Focused, Culturally Sensitive, Dialectical (DBT), Emotional Focused Therapy (EFT), Family/Marital, Family Systems, Gottman Method, Humanistic, Integrative, Mindfulness-based (MBCT), Neuro-Linguistic, Play Therapy, Relational Emotive Behavior Therapy, Sand Play


QUALIFICATIONS

School: Georgia State University
Year Graduated: 2012
License No. and State: GA License LPC008743

Location

Relate Counseling
Lenox Location
41A Lenox Pointe
Atlanta, GA 30324

Office Phone: (404) 964-3305


OFFICE HOURS

Tuesday–Friday 10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.

Online Therapy/Video Counseling: Yes


FINANCES

Average Cost: $140/session

Sliding Scale: Yes

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

Accepted Insurance: None

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