Joseph Adams is a Licensed Professional Counselor and has been in private practice since 1999. He received his master's degree in counseling from Georgia State University in 1995 and became a Licensed Professional Counselor in 1999. Mr. Adams has been the director of the Assertive Community Treatment Team in LaGrange, Georgia, where he worked intensively with severely impaired schizophrenics. He was also the Program Director at Laurel Heights Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia, an intensive residential treatment facility for children and adolescents. He left Laurel Heights in 2001 to open Sheltered Cove Counseling Center with his friend and business partner, Lisa Klinger, LPC.
Mr. Adams has experience working with a wide variety of people and issues. He enjoys working with children, adolescents and their families, as well as adults suffering from depression, anxiety, stress, obsessive-compulsive disorder, ADHD and personality disorders. Other areas of expertise include parenting and anger-management.
Mr. Adams believes that counseling is an active process that requires the client and the therapist to work together to achieve specific goals throughout the counseling process.
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