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Becky Beaton-York, PhD, NBCFCH

Director, The Knowledge Tree

Marietta, GA 30067


Dr. Beaton-York is a Licensed Psychologist and the Founder of The Knowledge Tree with over 30 years of experience. She is a National Board Certified Fellow in Clinical Hypnotherapy. She has taught hundreds of hypnotherapy certification courses to mental health professionals all over the United States, Mexico, and South Africa, including an NBCCH approved training (see "trainings").  LPCA of Georgia has awarded her with both the Counselor Educator of the Year Award in 2005 as well as the Lifetime Achievement Award in 2015.

GA lic PSY002789 Rebecca A. Beaton

Jody E. Housker, PhD, LPC,  NCC, ACS, NBCCH

31 Stories LLC

Atlanta, GA 30326


I work with individuals, couples and families. I have been working with adults over the age of 18 for over 20 years. I have had experience in the university, hospital, outpatient treatment center, and private practice settings. I see individuals for issues ranging from depression, anxiety/panic, and relationship problems to mood disorders, coping with illness, grief and self-growth. I would be glad to learn if I can be of help to you.

GA LPC003478 

Vicky Spry Baltz, LCSW, NBCFCH

Kennesaw, GA 30152-7741


Telemedicine GA and TN

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with a career spanning over two decades, and I am licensed in Georgia and Tennessee.  I currently practice in both states with an encrypted Telemental Health Platform and have in-office appointments available.  I have a BSSW from the University of Alabama and a MSSW from the University of Tennessee.  Areas of special interest and expertise include:  Advanced Rapid Resolution Therapy, EMDR Level 1 and II, National Board Certified Fellow in Clinical Hypnotherapy, with a focus on depression, anxiety/phobias, trauma and complex trauma, divorce issues and grief.

GA CSW005512 

TN LSW00421 

Heather A. Osborne, LCSW, NBCFCH

Compass Psychotherapy, PLLC

Jonesborough, TN 37659


Telehealth and In-Office

I'm a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in TN and GA and a National Board Certified Fellow in Clinical Hypnotherapy. I hold a Master of Art in Teaching and a Master of Social Work. I specialize in working with children, adolescents, college students, adults and families dealing with trauma, anxiety, depression, stress, life situations/transitions, or academic/professional advancement. I combine hypnotherapy with other modalities to help my clients achieve their goals and pursue their best life.

GA LCSW 006881 

TN LCSW 0000007336 

Gift McDougal, PsyD, PMH-C, NBCCH

Gift of Therapy, LLC

Peachtree City, GA 30269


GA PSY004122 


Opening Windows

Atlanta, GA   30345  

Phone:  404-931-7722




In office appointments

Accepts insurance

Provides training

Provides sueprvision

I am a hypnotherapist with over 28 years experience in both counseling and hypnotherapy.   Blending conventional and alternative approaches, I work with each client to help them identify and resolve long-standing problems and build on their strengths to achieve life goals.   Past Life Regressions, Inner Work/Spiritual Explorations, Stop Smoking, Weight Issues, Goal Achievement, Anxiety, Fears & Phobias, Healing Trauma, Health Issues.

GA lic CSW001793 Exp 9/30/24

Tanya Kuschnitzky, M.Ed., LPC, NCC, NBCCH

Marietta GA. 30067 & 30068


With over 15 years of experience in helping adults and children using hypnotherapy and psychotherapeutic skills, I use a holistic approach to meet my client's needs. 

Areas of specialty include Anxiety & Stress Management, Trauma, Grief, Depression, Self Esteem, Family of Origin Issues, Weight Lose, Healthy Life Style Choices, Career issues, Spirituality, Past Life, and Present Life Regression,  Hypnosis for relaxation during childbirth

GA lic LPC006711 Exp 9/30/24

Gena Golden, LCSW, NBCFCH

Inner Coach Counseling

Atlanta, GA 30318

In-office and Telehealth


I am a holistic psychotherapist and culturally attuned hypnotherapist and life coach trained in Positive Psychology and Neuroscience-Informed practices. I utilize hypnotherapy as a method to ease the pain from overt and covert race based assaults. My practice orientation is informed by Interpersonal Neurobiology (Attachment-Based), Integrative & Energy Medicine, Emotional Freedom Technique (Tapping), Somatic Work, Mindfulness Practices, Race-Based Trauma Informed Methods, and a Liberation Focused Healing framework with a specialization in the lived experiences of People of Color.

GA LCSW005467

Paul Olander, Jr, LCSW, TIH, NBCFCH

Atlanta Center For  Wellness

Atlanta, GA 30324, Decatur, GA 30033


 I provide experiential therapy using hypnotherapy as a primary method of transformation and am certified as a NBCCH Fellow. I am trained in Emotional Pain Intervention, Trauma Informed Hypnotherapy, Rapid Resolution Therapy, Accelerated Resolution Therapy, ACT and other clinical orientations that effect change and growth. I work primarily with clients who are responding to trauma, anxiety, or “stuck” relationships with people, moods, habits, substances or lifestyles.

My private psychotherapy practice focuses on clients who have experienced trauma, anxiety, unresolved grief, ” depression, shame, and disruption of personal or occupational relationships, with or without accompanying substance abuse.  I treat physicians, nurses, other therapists, and attorneys. ​

GA CSW003310 

Tuesdey Brown, MA, LPC, NCC, NBCCH

Marietta, GA 30062


Telehealth and In-Office appointments

Accepts Insurance

Published author

My therapeutic approach combines evidence-based practices with a person-centered focus, creating a safe, supportive, and judgment-free environment for my clients to explore healing and develop updated ways of being. I am trained in Emotional Pain Intervention and Advanced Brain-based Hypnotherapy with focuses in trauma informed care. I work with people who have stress, anxiety, depression, and trauma. My skill is combined with trauma informed brain-based hypnotherapy to assist clients in moving past traumatic experience in a gentle, yet effective way. The level of service I offer allows me to provide the healing clients are hoping for.

GA LPC 013183

Carrie Gensler, LPC, CCTP , CPCS, NBCCH

Atlanta, GA 30309


Telehealth and In-Office appointments

Accepts Insurance


GA LPC 011127 Exp 9/30/2024

Diane M. Coll, PhD, LPC, MT-BC, NBCFCH

Creative Therapy Services, LLC

Marietta, GA 30060


I have worked as a therapist for over 10 years and my approach is one that is collaborative and holistic. It would be an honor to assist you in the therapeutic process.

Licensed and Board Certified Music Therapist

Certified Practitioner in Rapid Resolution Therapy, and an NBCCH Fellow.

Areas of Specialty: Anxiety, depression, self-esteem and empowerment, life transitions, grief and loss, spirituality, relationships, phobias, smoking cessation, weight loss and healthier lifestyle choices.

GA lic LPC005810 

Debra LeGere, LCSW, CCH, NBCCH

Marietta, GA 30067

Woodstock, GA 30188


I specialize in helping clients experiencing issues associated with anxiety, trauma resolution, life transitions, spirituality, and grief.  I infuse traditional therapy with mind-body techniques from BodyTalk, EFT, and trauma-informed hypnotherapy, NLP, mindfulness, positive psychology, reality creation techniques, and clearing modalities from ACEP.  It is my experience that guided imagery and hypnosis facilitate deeper and longer lasting change, often in less time than talk therapy.  I offer space for spiritual seekers to discuss beliefs and concepts associated with reality creation, co-creating, working with guides, ascension, and dimensional timeline shifts.

Ga CSW-005907

Cheryl Fordham, LPC, NBCCH

Cumming, GA                                       


With 16 years' experience as a therapist, I integrate hypnotherapy, psychotherapy, cognitive-behavioral therapy and breathwork.

Specialties include: couples therapy, anxiety disorders, PTSD, relaxation training and guided imagery for mind/body issues or as an adjunct to medical treatment, infertility, adoption and smoking cessation. Licensed as a Professional Counselor and certified through NBCCH as a Clinical Hypnotherapist since 1994.

GA lic LPC001953

G. Pat Stogner, M.Ed, LMFT, CHt, NBCCH

Atlanta, Georgia  30339

Phone:  770-818-0070


I have worked with couples, families and individuals in the Atlanta area since 1973. Areas of specialty include codependency, anxiety, phobias, self esteem issues, smoking cessation, and facilitating the healing of childhood trauma.  He is skilled in integrating many therapy modalities and works from a mind-body-spirit perspective.

GA lic MFT000347

Timothy J. Aycock, PhD, LP, NBCCH

A New Start Counseling Center

Fayetteville, GA  30314


I'm a licensed psychologist who integrates hypnotherapy in his treatment of anxiety and trauma. I treat children, adolescents and adults individually or as a family. Anxiety, depression, and troublesome memories, explosiveness and disorganization can cloud our perspective and impede our journey. 

GA lc PSY001928

Karen L. Wolfe, LPC, NBCDCH

The Counseling Center

Villa Rica, GA 30180


Hypnotherapy in the West Georgia area

and a Past President of the Licensed Professional Counselors Association of Georgia.

Stress, fears, phobias, anxiety, pain management, smoking and other addictions, weight control, trauma-related depression, etc. Accept referrals from physicians, parents for their children, and self-referrals from adults.

GA lic LPC001414

Rebecca Seamon, MEd, LPC, NBCCH

New Bloom Counseling

Roswell, GA 30076


I have over 15 years of experience in private practice, providing individual, family, group, and couples therapy for teens and adults. I'm a Certified Imago Relationship Therapist and a Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist, and am trained and experienced in EMDR. I specialize in anxiety, depression, life transitions, relationship issues, habit change, grief and loss, and shame resiliency.

Evening appointments available.  Located conveniently off N. Main Street, near downtown Alpharetta.

GA lic. LPC009321

Katherine S. Spencer, PsyD, NBCCH

Behavioral Institute of Atlanta, LLC

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

Atlanta, GA 30328

404- 256-9325  ext  727

I'm a Pediatric Psychologist who specializes in working with children, adolescents, and adults with chronic and complex medical conditions, medical trauma, chronic pain, sleep disorders, psychosomatic conditions, chronic stress, and those adjusting to illness or injury. I use cognitive behavioral strategies in conjunction with clinical hypnosis for improved treatment outcomes.  

GA lic PSY003546

Natalie Kohlhaas, LPC, NCC, CPCS, NBCCH

Integrative Mental Health Counseling

Senoia, GA 30276

Serenity Tree House

Peachtree City, GA 30269



I'm founder and Clinical Director of Serenity Tree House and IMH Counseling. I provide research- based holistic treatments combined with the newest of clinical approaches. I'm certified in: Clinical Behavioral Hypnotherapy, Anxiety and Trauma Hypnotherapy, Clinical Supervision, trained in CBT and Level I, II, III and Master Level Brainspotting.

Whether working with individuals, supervising young therapist, providing training to seasoned therapists, offering retreat opportunities or working with the film industry, I'm known for my specialty work in anxiety, trauma and transition.

GA lic LPC003365

Donald A. Randall, PhD, LMFT, LPC, PC, NBCDCH

Athens Associates for Counseling and Psychotherapy

Athens, GA 30605

Phone:  706-353-0709  Fax:  706-549-3167

Clinical Member and Approved Supervisor by the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy

GA lic LPC00124, MFT000122

Anna Walker Dodd, LPC, NBCCH

Atlanta, GA  30312


I specialize in hypnotherapy for issues like feeling stuck in some area of your life; if you have a habit you want to change; if you want to reduce your weight; if you want to improve your performance; and if you want to envision a better life.  Please call or contact me for an appointment.

GA lic LPC001737

Linda A. Banik, LPC, NCC, NBCCH

Alpharetta, GA  30022


My Bachelor's Degree is from the University of Maryland, European Division (1989) while studying in England.  My Master's Degree is in Counseling and Psychology from the Georgia School of Professional Psychology (Argosy University, 2006). I'm a Board-Certified Clinical  Hypnotherapist and a Board-Certified Counselor (Psychotherapist). 

Specialties I treat with hypnotherapy include anxiety, panic attacks, OCD, trauma, behavior change, weight loss, smoking, habit control, coping skills, self esteem, problem solving, and phobias.  Also trained in CBT (Cognitive Behavior Therapy), ERP (Exposure Response Prevention),  and Mindfulness. I treat adults, teenagers, and children ages 9 and up.

GA lic LPC005683

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