Jessica Szokoly
Jessica Szokoly

Certifications

  • LPC
  • NCC
  • MAC

Areas of Focus

  • Substance abuse and addiction issues
  • Adult children of alcoholics/addicts and loved ones of those dealing with addiction
  • Couples/marriage and family counseling
  • Depression and anxiety
  • Stress management
  • Life/work balance
  • Self-esteem and self-defeating behaviors and thoughts
  • Life adjustment issues
  • Women’s issues
  • LGBT
  • Life and career coaching

About Me

As a therapist, Jessica’s main goal is to empower people to make positive changes in their lives and improve relationships. Jessica holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Early Childhood Education and a Master of Education degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, both from Georgia Southern University. She has been practicing as a full time therapist since 2011. She is  a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Georgia. Jessica also holds a Master Addiction Counselor certification conferred by the National Certification Commission for Addiction Professionals and has a passion for working with families affected by the disease of addiction. In practice she will use person centered therapy techniques as a basis for building the counseling relationship which will create a safe space for you to work on accomplishing goals and addressing concerns in a nurturing and empathetic environment. Jessica caters therapy to individual client needs using evidence based approaches to therapy such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, as well as motivational interviewing, mindfulness based therapy, and solution focused therapies to help clients identify and overcome roadblocks to change.

What positive changes have you been meaning to make? Come see Jessica at Counsel Connections and become partners in positive change.