LEAD: Glyndora Condon, M.S. M.F.T, L.P.C. CTMH, CCTP, CEMDRIA, and she also provides brainspotting services, and Supervision of interns who wish to be licensed.
Heal and Hope Counseling Services was inspired when Glyndora Condon struggled through divorce and with anxiety yet found peace and strength when she attended a Divorce Recovery Group class in church; and when she received counsel from a Christian counselor.
She learned that one's perspectives and negative self talk could be changed , and that one would then be able to heal.Then One has to focus on the Spiritual, Emotional, Physical, and Cognitive aspects, to find a balance. With this knowledge then she was able to navigate through trauma, divorce, a blended family, special needs children and grandchildren; also the death of her father and soon afterwards-the learning that her mother suffered with Parkinson's Disease. Further, she experienced the empty nest; while continuing her education so as to be abreast of the latest updates in counseling.
Glyndora Condon, M.S. M.F.T, L.P.C, etc...; is listed in the National Collegiate Awards; received highest honors in three college institutions, honored as Magna Cume Laude, an Adult Scholar, and Psy-chi Award, the National Dean’s List, and the National President’s List; and has worked as a business woman, an assistant of nursing, a Director of Activities, as well as; has provided exercise and nutrition instruction for over 17 years. Glyndora views art and music as important tools of treatment. She holds over 50 professional certificates regarding parenting, children, mental health, trauma, domestic violence, dissociative disorders, abnormal psychology issues, marriage, family, and other specialties. She has provided expert testimony in courts for her clients. These issues focused on parenting, autism, and domestic violence.
In addition she is married with 2 children after 6 surgeries, has two step sons (both veterans; and with one who has Autism), was a foster mother of special needs children and adults; has 10 grandchildren as of 2020, with one recovering from a major car accident and who is partially paralyzed. Another grandchild has Autism and Cerebral palsy. Glyndora began her journey into counseling in 1985 and incorporates all of her creative skills to individualize treatment with an eclectic approach for her clients. Glyndora's insight and empathy aids her to provide effective therapy. She continues her education annually to keep abreast of the latest treatments. With 17 years of nutrition and exercise instruction, she is able to help her clients to maximize their cognitive and physical health. Glyndora is also a Brainspotting therapist and continues to learn full mindfulness and contentedness techniques to assist her when working with clients with TBI, trauma, and many other issues of her clients.
Glyndora chose to reach up and outward to provide guidance and support to others who are walking the journey of life. She blends her Christian faith, her strong empathy capacity, her leadership skills, her knowledge and wisdom, and her creative abilities with empirically tested tools to help others who are hurting, lost, or angry. She wants to give back what was provided to her. At this juncture of her life, she finds a grave need in her own home-town for counselors. She therefore is here instead of working in a metropolitan, higher paying areas. She is here for YOU. Glyndora is now certified to provide training and supervision to groom the next generation of counselors!
Team of Licensed and Master's level Therapists
Counselor: James Davidson
MA, LMFT, LPC- MHSP T
Verified by Psychology Today
TELEHEALTH THERAPY AVAILABLE - Even healthy relationships run into snags:
Are you worried, feeling alone, confused, or angry - wishing the nightmare would just be over? Are you questioning what you could have done differently, and what's next?
Maybe you are feeling overwhelmed and afraid to be vulnerable again?
DON'T WORRY HELP IS HERE!
I offer personalized services tailored specifically for you in a caring,
non-judgmental, and safe environment. COME SEE US, be it for enrichment, prevention,
intervention, grief, loss, career or life transitions. (Jesus is the Wonderful Counselor. I never enter a session without Him - Isaiah 9:6 )
Misfits, Scapegoats and Black Sheep Welcome: Perhaps you have always felt different and desire to find where you belong. Whether you wish to attend to long-standing issues
or deal with an unexpected event that left you suffering and broken, our comprehensive individualized adult therapies give you the opportunity to heal and experience joy again.
Compassionate Care: We can collaboratively find the best solutions for your problems
and rekindle your passion and purpose. Whether you need a major overhaul or just a tune up, we can develop a way forward for you to enjoy a better quality of life & satisfying relationships once again. Let's take that first step together today towards a better tomorrow!
Years in Practice: 20 Years
Tennessee LMFT / #1581
School: Pentecostal Theological Seminary
Year Graduated: 2013
Supervisor: Dr. David S. Cavin
Supervisor License: Tennessee / 157
License No. and State: 4662 Tennessee LPC-MHSP
Trauma and PTSD, Abandonment, CPTSD, Narcissism
Relationship Issues-and more!
James is now certified as a Brainspotting practitioner and Hypnosis which allows him to work deeply with clients with trauma.
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Counselor: Cierra Cannaley
Masters of Science in Marriage and Family Therapy.
I have recently graduated with a Masters of Science in Marriage and Family Therapy from Lee University.
My style of therapy is individually attuned to each client and I practice with a systemic lens that allows me to walk with clients through their struggles from many angles. I have training and experience utilizing many modalities but hold the belief that no one modality can be used exclusively.
In the therapy room I gravitate towards techniques from art therapy, narrative therapy, systemic family therapy, and emotions focused therapy. I am certified in Trauma Focused- Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and feel comfortable working through complex trauma.
I have worked with clients as young as 5 providing CCFT to children and their parents; and clients as old as 50, ranging in struggles from anxiety to borderline personality disorder.
I have experience working with couples in sex therapy, individuals working through generalized anxiety disorder and depression, children of divorce, teenagers with suicidal ideation, individuals on the autism spectrum, couples in pre-marital counseling, and individuals struggling with life transitions.
I do not limit myself in terms of demographics as I have a deep passion simply to come alongside my clients as best I can no matter their age, phase of life, or diagnosis.
The decision to come to therapy and commit to the therapeutic process is often very difficult and I admire the strength it takes for clients to make this commitment. Through my systemic lens of therapy I look forward to creating a client-centered plan and environment to reach every person’s individual mental health goals.
I will be working under the Supervision of the owner and lead counselor of Heal and Hope Counseling Services, LLC towards my license.
Counselor: Amanda Teague LMSW.
I received my MA in Social Work from Bournemouth University in the United Kingdom.
Through great loss and physical health hardships, my training as a social worker has been one of
my greatest tools to process hardships and create a life that I feel accomplished to have. I chose a path as a counselor because if I can support someone else to be able to do the same, it would be a source of great joy.
As a social worker in the UK, I spent time working with adults in domestic abuse, substance
misuse and mental health. It was here that I learned to see the true strength of humanity; our resilience; and our capacity to heal.
My passion is to support others towards a place of self-
empowerment. We start exactly where you are and create a plan together that best serves your unique strengths, needs, and goals.
I am trained and have experience using the following models
CBT, Crisis Intervention, Strength Based Perspective, Task-Centered Practice, Solution-Focused Therapy, and Motivational Interviewing.
I am open to and enjoy working with individuals from a variety of identities and spiritual paths. I have received specialize training in working with individuals in the military in addition to my own personal experience of having been a military spouse.
I have also lived as a foreigner in another country for 7 years which has helped me be more familiar with systematic and cultural hardships.
Office Manager, Steve, with Glyndora
To schedule your appointment: 423-790-4906; or email: Steve@healhopecounseling.com
Steve is the hub of the company, and heads billing, scheduling, filing, as he ensures that our clients are assisted with compassion. Our counselors office depend upon him!
Below is our special and kind, Receptionist, Lara. She speaks fluent English and Spanish, and is familiar with a few others.
Counselor: LaKita Quarles, MS in Counseling and Business.
She has the training of Personal Support of Mental Health and Substance Abuse.
She attended UTK, Knoxville, Tennessee Wesleyan College also Grantham University.
LaKita also possesses degrees and/or certifications in Criminal Justice and Rehabilitation. This indicates a diverse skill set and interests and skill sets.
She has provided intensive, inpatient, and outpatient services; rehabilitation services, and counseling services over the past 10 years with a heart to serve.
She works well with ages 4 and above, with a compassionate spirit. She has worked with those suffering with PTSD, anxiety, depression, behavioral issues, and relational problems, substance abuse, andor other addictions; as well with those with special needs.
She helps parents and children as they navigate life and is an excellent, compassionate counselor who cares for each client.
This counselor believes in self investment and will assign homework to help clients to cultivate healthy habits and to learn better coping tools.
Her empathy and warmth along with her non judgmental attitude regarding clients-helps her clients to feel safe while working through the issues together. She is married with children-and family is most important to her as she works to help other families.
Should Lakita seem like a good fit for you-then please contact our office.
NOW CERTIFIED: To provide Tele-health Medicine to clients!
Our counselors are equipped to address: Suicide Prevention, utilizing CBT, Solution-Focused, EMDR, Motivational Interviewing, Sensory motor, Full Mindfulness and centeredness, IFS, Hypnosis, Brainspotting, Integrative Dissociative Treatment and many more excellent tools-for (simple and complex PTSD) and other traumas, Grief and loss, Marriage and Family issues, Addiction issues, Behavioral issues, Life's transitional issues, and we provide training and education with certified courses.
Our Counselors accrue more certifications each year to address the ongoing and new epidemics and growing concerns of our community with the newest and the most updated modalities to help our community!
Please contact us to schedule your session today!
We also have our Domestic Violence Prevention/Anger Management, Alcohol and Drug Addiction Prevention, and Specialized Parenting Classes that includes added training for children with special needs, and our curriculum and concentration of focus meets the court mandates; in office and/or online during the Covid-19 virus! Each group must have a minimum of 6 registered clients per class to convene. Otherwise these courses can be done on an individual basis at a regular session rate per session. Insurances can be applied to aid in the cost of these classes.
Office: 423-790-4906, speak with Steve
CAREER: Are you looking for a wonderful, family like place to work? Then we are looking for you!
Must have a Master's level or above degree in our field of expertise (MFT, LPC, CSW, Substance Abuse, Play therapy, or other like degree).
Must have at least 5 years post graduate experience providing counseling.
Must have impeccable and remarkable ethics and professionalism record in practice and personally.
Interested but Optional: Multiple Languages and Certified ASL abilities/skill.
The zeal and passion to grow with us! Please send your resume to us: Glyndora@healhopecounseling.com for consideration.
Supervision: Glyndora has completed a 45 hour certification course and is now providing supervision for Master's level students for graduation and for interns who are seeking their license. Often the counselors who are contracted with her are Maste's level clinicians who need clinical hours and supervision to attain their license. Glyndora therefore monitors their work and assists with their clients, to ensure the best level of care. She may audio or video, or she may actually sit in the session at times for training purposes. Cases under a supervised counselor are reviewed which does result in both parties along with the client-to be aware of the confidentiality issues and that the counselor under supervision is limited and is in training to increase their skills, and many other aspects required in order for them to meet their goal.
Glyndora is learning ASL and hopes to be able to assist those who are deaf or hard of hearing in the near future. She has a full face-clear mask to provide safety for her clients.
She is seeking other remarkable counselors (LCSW, LSW, LMFT, LPC-MHSP, Psychologist, and/or Psychiatrist) to join our family or professionals! Contact her: Glyndora@healhopecounseling.com