Staff

A Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in the state of Georgia with over 12 years of clinical experience. Graduated from Jackson State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice. Devesea received her Master of Social Work degree from the University of Tennessee. Devesea has education, training and experience in many aspects of the mental health field.

Devesea Specialties:
Anxiety, Depression, Grief, Chronic Illness, Trauma, Transitional Service’s, All Genders and MSW Supervision.

 

 

April Jefferson is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 12 years professional experience. A graduate of Jackson State University with a Bachelor and Master’s degree in Social Work. Therapeutic approach includes incorporating practical methods, highlighting the strength that lies within, all while employing a wide array of relevant and effective treatment modalities.

April Specialties:
Anxiety, Depression, Adults, Anger Management, Self Esteem, Stress, End of Life Issues, Personal & Interpersonal Functioning.

Lorraine Stevens is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in the state of Georgia. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology at Florida Atlantic University in 2000 and her Master of Science degree in Mental Health Counseling at Nova Southeastern University, FL in 2003.

Lorraine has 18 years of experience providing therapeutic services and case management to various cultures in residential facilities, Partial Hospitalization programs, in-home counseling, and outpatient settings. Lorraine has experience with individual therapy, family therapy, group counseling, and psycho-educational groups.

Lorraine Specialties:
Christian Counseling, Anxiety, Stress Management ,Spiritual Issues, Depression, Mood Disorders Communication, Anger Management, Women’s Issues, Self-Esteem

Diane Brandon is a Licensed Master's level Social Worker (LMSW) with a Social Work graduate degree from Walden University. She holds a second Master's in Psychology in the specialization of Applied Behavior Analysis from Capella University. She also has a Bachelor's degree in Psychology. Diane's experience includes working with children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and other developmental delays. She also works with parents of children with ASD and developmental delays; she is dedicated to supporting families to navigate the challenges associated with ASD and other life issues.

She also works closely with young adults and adults with anxiety and depression. Diane's preferred therapeutic approaches are Solution-Focused Therapy, Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Mindfulness-Based Therapy, and Positive Psychology. As a Social Worker, she desires to help individuals navigate life's challenges.

Diane Specialties: Anxiety, Depression, Adolescents, Children and Women, Stress Management, Mindfulness training, Self-care, ASD, Parenting Children with special needs.

Brittany is a Licensed Master Social Worker with psychotherapy experience in various states of North America. Upon graduating Clark Atlanta University, she began her career working with clients of various backgrounds; utilizing a worldview, or holistic approach. Maintaining an open mind during therapy, Brittany realized that her approach was one that many clients could appreciate (particularly millennials.) Brittany believes it is important for clients to feel safe, heard, and empowered in order to heal and ultimately create a life they love. Regardless of life’s twists and turns, Brittany's down for the ride when her clients are committed to the therapeutic process.

Brittany’s Specialties: Early Adulthood (Ages 20-40), Anxiety, Depression, Grief, Work-Place Trauma, Mood Disorders, Mindfulness, SMART Goal(s) System.

Shandria is currently a Master of Social Work student at Walden University with an expected graduation date of May 2022. She holds a bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice from American InterContinental University. Shandria has experience in working with males that are incarcerated and with youth girls ages six to seventeen. Upon graduating Shandria would like to continue to work with the males that are incarcerated to help them transition back into society and providing them with the wrap services that they need.

Cynthia Ocansey graduated with a Master’s degree in Social Work (MSW) from Rutgers University. She furthered her career by becoming a Licensed Master Social Worker in the state of Georgia. Cynthia Ocansey is currently pursuing a Clinical Social Worker Licensure. Cynthia Ocansey is an Associate Licensed Clinician (LMSW) at Peaceful Insight Counseling LLC.

Tony is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in the state of Georgia. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from Florida State University in 1999 and his Master of Science degree in Counseling at Webster University in 2003.

Abreana Spicer is an Intern obtaining my M.S in Clinical Mental Health at Mercer University. I received my B.S in Psychology from the University of West Georgia. I am an ambitious individual with a strong work ethic.

Veneschia Bryant is a counseling student at Mercer University. She uses Cognitive Based Therapy and Mindfulness-Based Practices to help clients manage life stressors and relieve symptoms of stress.

Ke’Ausha joined Peaceful Insight Counseling in December 2021 as the Administrative Support Coordinator. Her responsibility as Administrative Support Coordinator includes a wide range of services and resources that assist in helping the company with operating efficiently.

Ke’Ausha has a Bachelor’s degree in psychology from Georgia Gwinnett College. Previously Ke’Ausha was a Preschool teacher. Ke’Ausha has always had a passion for psychology. By joining the team at Peaceful Insight Counseling, she hopes to grow within the company and further her job title.

Breeanca is currently studying Clinical Mental Health at Mercer University, with an expected graduation date of May 2023. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Justice Studies from Arizona State University and a master’s degree in Criminal Justice with a concentration in Correctional Rehabilitation from the University of Cincinnati. Breeanca has a passion for working with clients who are currently and formerly incarcerated, active-duty military and veterans, and individuals from the African diaspora.

Breeanca’s Specialities: Trauma, Grief, Depression, Anxiety



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