About Me

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) who has had a variety of experience in a several counseling settings. I offer individual, adolescent, and couples counseling. I have a holistic approach to counseling, which includes addressing your physical, mental, emotional, social, and spiritual needs. My approach to therapy involves working in a client-centered manner to ensure that they are reaching their goals. I encourage self validity and self exploration in therapy. I have an eclectic approach to therapeutic techniques to include cognitive-behavioral, reality therapy, mindfulness, solution-focused therapy among others. I encourage growth through an accepting atmosphere enabling clients to feel heard, and strengthened.
I have been a practicing Christian since I was a teenager. I believe that spirituality plays the most important role in resolving life's problems. I have been working as counselor in Alabama for 3 years. I am independent nationally certified counselor who has experience working with children, families and adults. I have experience in rehabilitation, adverse childhood events, grief counseling, issues of abuse, and trauma. I employ an eclectic mix of modalities to meet each client's unique needs.


Specialties

  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Trauma and abuse
  • Grief
  • Career difficulties
  • Depression
Also experienced in:
Relationship issues , Family conflicts , Intimacy-related issues , Eating disorders , Sleeping disorders , Parenting issues , Anger management , Self esteem , Bipolar disorder , Coping with life changes , Compassion fatigue , Read more...

Clinical approaches:
Attachment-Based Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Narrative Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy

Years of Experience: 3

Services Offered


  • Messaging

  • Video

Licensing

LPC #4582 (Expires: 2023-07-31)


Reviews

These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Anita Barnes. We don’t pay anyone to provide their review and they are all made voluntarily. Some people's experience receiving therapy with Faithful Counseling might be different.

Written by S.H. on Aug 01, 2022 after therapy with Anita for 5 months

Compassionate understanding she really cares and offers advice that is practical and meaningful and a Christian way.

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