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PROVIDING GUIDANCE ALONG YOUR JOURNEY

Moving You Forward

A person often enters therapy in a vulnerable state, we provide the utmost support from the initial meeting until the last session by guiding a client through their journey. We accept clients from all racial, ethnic, cultural, religious backgrounds and are LGBTQ+ allies.

 
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COURTNEY EIDSON, LISW-CP
OWNER/THERAPIST

Courtney is a Licensed Independent Social Worker with over 20 years of experience providing guidance to empower clients and families facing a variety of challenges. Her specialty is working with clients diagnosed with  Autism Spectrum Disorder, Anxiety Disorders, Attention Deficit-Hyperactivity Disorder and Depression.


As a Certified Autism Spectrum Disorder Clinical Specialist, Courtney is recognized by the community and colleagues for knowledge and experience, especially regarding neurodevelopmental disorders. Her goal is to increase awareness of the needs of those diagnosed with neurodevelopmental disorders while providing support to those struggling with their current situation.

Preferred age range: 11-30 years old

Sessions provided in person as well as teletherapy depending upon client's preference.



 
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CHRISTI FOSTER, LISW-CP
THERAPIST

Whether you want to navigate difficulties in your life, improve relationships with others and/or yourself, or improve your emotional and mental wellness, Christi is here to help in any way that she can. With over 20 years of experience as a Social Worker, Christi believes in treating everyone with respect and dignity but most importantly, demonstrating compassion for all and being sensitive to the needs of others. Christi provides a nurturing environment where you can talk candidly about your concerns without the fear of being judged. Her expertise is working with clients with Anxiety disorders, Attention Deficit-Hyperactivity Disorders, Behavioral difficulties, Depression as well as Bereavement counseling. Christi’s background includes healthcare settings, educational settings, and private practice.

Preferred age range: 11+ years old

Teletherapy sessions only at this time

 

SARA CARLSTROM,
MSW INTERN

Sara is a Master of Social Work graduate student at Winthrop University, located in Rock Hill, SC. She is set to graduate in December 2021. Her desire to learn about, understand, and empower others led Sara to earn a Bachelor of Sociology with a concentration in Anthropology from Winthrop. Her experience lies in case management and assisting children and families reach their full potential. Her passion is working with adolescents struggling with Anxiety, Depression, and/or Trauma. Sara uses an empowerment focused, trauma-informed, and strengths-based approach with clients. Her hope is to walk alongside clients on their journey and provide judgment free support in whatever form that may take. Sara is also an LGBTQ+ Ally.

Preferred age range: 10- 30 years old

Teletherapy as well as in-person sessions available depending upon client's preference

Supervision provided by Courtney Eidson, LISW-CP

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AVAILABLE SERVICES

INDIVIDUAL THERAPY (60 MINUTES)

We all face times in our lives when we need some additional support. Individual therapy allows you time to focus on becoming the best version of yourself! Whether you are facing a life change or simply desire to do some self-discovery, individual therapy can assist in moving you forward along your journey!

Insurance accepted:

Blue Cross Blue Shield (including Blue Choice Medicaid)

Cigna

$85.00 per hour

Sliding Scale available

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FAMILY THERAPY (60 MINUTES)

Families can fall on times in which guidance and support from an unbiased party is needed. Learning how to effectively communicate with one another is often the key to an improved family dynamic. Gaining an understanding of how each family members thinks, feels, and communicates is one of the many benefits of family therapy.

Insurance accepted:

Blue Cross Blue Shield (including Blue Choice Medicaid)

Cigna

$85.00 per hour

Sliding Scale available

TRAINING FOR SERVICE PROVIDERS

Service Providers in all areas in the community benefit from gaining an increased understanding of a variety of mental health diagnoses and how to effectively work with diverse populations. Training is tailored to meet the needs of the agency.

Cost to be determined upon training needs

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LET'S GET STARTED ON YOUR JOURNEY!

We currently have a waiting list for new clients. Please reach out to begin that process.

Phone: (864) 216-7010

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