Pastor :Dr. Shameka Pointer, Mental Health Counselor (Pre-Licensed) in Georgia

Pastor :Dr. Shameka Pointer, BA, MS, PhD

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I am an experienced Christian Mental Health Counselor who focuses on my client's wellbeing, while using my Psychology and Biblical background to bring wholeness and healing. I specialize in Marriage and Family, Individual, Anger Management, Foster Care , and More...

I am Dr. Shameka Pointer. I have been in business for over 5 years. My Counseling Practice is Open Heart Counseling Services Inc in Jonesboro Georgia. I went to Higher Place Christian University where I got my Bachelor's, Master's and Doctorate in Christian Counseling. I am a Certified Christian Counselor. A former student at Capella University working on getting my Master's in Pre- Psychology and becoming Licensed….

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Specialties & Clinical Interests

  • Adoption & Fostering
  • Alcohol Or Drug Use/Addictions

Therapy Types

  • Acceptance And Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA)
  • Client-Centered Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Hypnotherapy
  • Mindfulness
  • Music Therapy
  • Trauma-Informed Therapy

Community Specialties

  • 12-Step Programs
  • Autism
  • Biracial
  • Black
  • Blind And/Or Visually Impaired
  • Cancer Survivors
  • Hiv / Aids
  • Immigrants
  • Immunodisorders
  • Little People
  • Military Families
  • Native Hawaiian Or Other Pacific Islander
  • People With Disabilities
  • Single Parents
  • Trauma Survivors
  • Veterans

Faith Based Specialties

  • Christianity

Fees & Insurance

Cost per Session
$85.00 - $200.00
Sliding Scale
Yes
Pay By
Cash, Credit Card, American Express, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
Insurance Plans Accepted
Aetna
,
Anthem
,
Blue Cross/Blue Shield
,
Cigna
,
United Healthcare
,

Licenses & Certifications

Years in Practice
4
License(s)
License #
state
Mental Health Counselor (Pre-Licensed)
Georgia
Graduate School(s)
Degree
Year Graduated
Higher Place Christian University
Doctorate in Christian Counseling
2018