By Appointment 828-515-1104 [javascript protected email address] Black Mountain, NC


Everyone needs help sometimes.

How can Second Mile help you?

  • Depression

  • Anxiety

  • Self-harm

  • Grief and loss

  • Trauma

  • Women’s issues

  • Adjustment issues

  • Parenting skills

  • Eating disorders

  • Social skills

  • Coping skills

  • Stress

  • Adolescent issues

  • Self-esteem

  • Individual Therapy

    What is Individual Therapy?

    Individual therapy is a form of therapy in which a client works one-on-one with a counselor. The client will work with the counselor to develop a personalized treatment plan tailored to address each client’s needs.

    Individual therapy allows clients to explore their feelings, beliefs, challenging situations, and identify areas of their life they want to change along with many other things.

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  • Neuro-Emotional Technique

    What is Neuro-Emotional Technique?

    Neuro Emotional Technique (NET) is based on the concept that unresolved emotional trauma is stored in the body. Emotions such as excessive, unresolved anger, grief and fear may long affect us even after we have forgotten the event that caused them.

    Since our emotional reality dramatically affects our health, using NET to identify these negatively charged emotions and releasing them can normalize abnormal physical and behavioral patterns.

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  • Play Therapy

    What is Play Therapy?

    Play therapy is a form of therapy specifically for children. Play therapy allows children to express and process their emotions, improve their communication, and problem solve.

    Play therapy is a symbolic way children express what is happening in their lives.

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  • Telehealth Therapy

    What is Telehealth Therapy?

    Telehealth therapy provides access to counseling services no matter your location.

    Telehealth therapy aims to eliminate certain barriers to counseling in order to provide you with the tools you need on your journey.

    Telehealth therapy allows you to access the care you need from the comfort of your own home.

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Frequently Asked QuestionsBelow are the most frequently asked questions. If you don’t see your question below or would like further information, please feel free to send an email.

  • You can call me at 828-515-1104 or email me at to schedule an appointment.

  • No, I do not take insurance. However, I can provide you with an invoice you can turn into your insurance company.

  • There is a 48-hour cancellation policy. If you find you will not be able to attend your scheduled session and a 48-hour notice isn’t provided, a cancellation fee will be charged. The cancellation fee is the full cost of the session.

  • The intake, which is the first session is $135.00. Sessions scheduled after the intake are $110.00.

  • Each session is typically 50 minutes long.

  • I accept cash, check, credit cards, and debit cards.

  • I work with clients ages four and up.

  • The first session will be an opportunity for me to get to know you and your reasons for seeking out counseling. We will discuss goals you want to achieve while in therapy. This time will also allow us to determine if our relationship will be a good fit.

  • The number of sessions needed varies with each individual and their specific circumstances.

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