Training and Experience

Nolanna Carthen-Simon is a native of Wichita, KS and is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in Georgia. She earned a bachelor's degree in Psychology from Clark Atlanta University located in Atlanta, GA and earned a master's degree in Counseling Psychology from Northwestern University in Evanston, IL.  Nolanna, prefers to be called Lanna, and has been counseling and working with youth and adults in schools, community, church or private practice settings for over 18 years. She has previously co-authored journal articles on issues such as obesity, cancer risk-reduction, and reducing school violence.


Lanna is trained in EMDR, trauma-focused therapy, the Gottman Couples Therapy approach, and is Prepare & Enrich certified. She recently published a book called, "Reflections & Revelations: Journaling Through Life's Stuff to Intentional Healing". Lanna is invested in facilitating your improved emotional health and feels privileged for opportunities to help others reset their minds or to reinvent themselves after loss. Lanna is most passionate about helping pre-marital and married couples reach their full potential or Perissos (abundance) for life.  Lanna's life mottos are: "Everybody's Got Issues but some choose to deal with theirs!" And "Remember Healthy Starts with HEAL!" 

Specialty Areas

Young Adults
Depression and Mood disorders

Lanna is available for day and evening appointments.
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