Ascension Behavioral Health

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

LOW COST CLINICS

Metropolitan Counseling Services
Address: 2801 Buford Hwy NE #470, Atlanta, GA 30329
Phone:(404) 321-1794
http://www.mcsatlanta.org/

Care and Counseling Center of Georgia
Address: 1814 Clairmont Rd, Decatur, GA 30033
Phone:(404) 636-1457
http://cccgeorgia.org/

Mercer Family Therapy Center
Address: 1938 Peachtree St NW #107, Atlanta, GA 30309
Phone:(678) 547-6789
https://medicine.mercer.edu/mftc/atlanta/

Emory University Psychological Center
Address: 36 Eagle Row #270, Atlanta, GA 30322
Phone:(404) 727-7438

Emory Outpatient Psychotherapy Training Program
Address: 12 Executive Park Drive NE, Atlanta, GA 30329
Phone: (404) 778-5526
http://www.psychiatry.emory.edu/programs/outpatient_training.html

The Link Counseling Center
Address: 348 Mount Vernon Hwy NE, Atlanta, GA 30328
Phone:(404) 256-9797
http://www.thelink.org/


Helpful Reading



Resources on Codependency

Codependent No More: How to Stop Controlling Others and Start Caring for Yourself
- Melody Beattie, 1986

Codependent No More Workbook
- Melody Beattie, 2011

I Hate You Don’t Leave Me
- Jerold Kreisman, MD and Hal Straus, 1991

Love is a Choice: The Definitive Book on Letting Go of Unhealthy Relationships
- Paul Meier M.D., Dr. Frank Minirth, Dr. Robert Hemfelt, 2003

The Language of Letting Go: Daily Meditations for Codependents
- Melody Beattie, 1990







Resources for Women

Dance of Anger: A Woman's Guide to Changing the Patterns of Intimate Relationships
- Harriet Lerner, 2014

Women Who Run with the Wolves
- Clarissa Pinkola Estés PhD, 1996

Bad Feminist
- Roxane Gray, 2014

Love in My Language
- Alexandra Elle, 2014



Resources on Black Culture

Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria: And Other Conversations About Race
- Beverly Daniel Tatum, 2007

Between the World and Me
- Ta-Nehisi Coates, 2015

Americanah
- Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, 2014





Websites and Hotlines

Mental Health Organizations

American Psychological Association (APA)
www.apa.org/

American Psychiatric Association
www.psychiatry.org/

National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI)
www.nami.org/

Association of Black Psychologists
www.abpsi.org

National Institute of Mental Health – Health Info
www.nimh.nih.gov/health/index.shtml

Black Mental Health
www.BlackMentalHealthNet.com

Georgia Psychological Association (GPA)
www.gapsychology.org/


Depression and Suicide


Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance
www.dbsalliance.org

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
www.SuicidePreventionLifeline.org
1-800-273-8255

The Jed Foundation

www.jedfoundation.org


Postpartum Support

Postpartum Progress

http://www.postpartumprogress.com/

Substance Abuse / Addiction

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
http://www.samhsa.gov/find-help

Alcoholics Anonymous Atlanta
http://www.aaatlanta.org/

Alcoholics Anonymous Georgia
http://www.aageorgia.org/find-a-meeting.html


Al-Anon
http://www.al-anon.org/

Al-Anon Atlanta
http://www.alanonatl.com/

Talbott Recovery Atlanta

https://talbottcampus.com/


Autism

Autism Speaks
www.autismspeaks.org

Marcus Autism Center
www.marcus.org


Assault & Abuse

The National Domestic Violence Hotline
Call 1-800-799-7233 or
Text 1-800-787-3224


Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN)
https://rainn.org/


National Sexual Assault Hotline
1-800-656-HOPE(4673)

Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence

https://gcadv.org/

Partnership Against Domestic Violence

http://padv.org/