Franklin County Counseling Center
Counseling Services Close to Home
Providing counseling services to the greater Franklin County, VA area
Shea Brown, Licensed Professional Counselor
Franklin County, Virginia has always been a place near and dear to my heart. When I began my journey to become a counselor 10 years ago, I never envisioned being able to own a private practice or that I'd be able to venture back home to do so. I value my upbringing in Franklin County, Virginia and consider it a privilege and honor to assist individuals from my home town who need support or help.
My name is Shea and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor with 10 years of experience in various positions in the mental health field. I graduated from Ferrum College in 2012 with an undergraduate degree in Psychology and obtained my Masters degree from Walden University in 2015. I have always been passionate about counseling and helping others, and I find joy in being able to assist individuals in their time of need. My goal is to provide a safe, confidential, and non-judgmental space for anyone who may be struggling.
I am currently accepting new clients and providing telehealth services. I take several insurance plans and offer options for sliding scale payments. Please scroll below to contact me in whatever way you prefer. I look forward to working with you!
Person Centered and Cognitive Behavioral Approach
I have expertise in several areas utilizing a combination of Person-Centered Theory and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Anxiety, Depression, & Mood Disorders
Learning how to cope
Depression and anxiety usually occur together and can make us feel hopeless. While we cannot control the obstacles life may throw at us, we can control how we respond and how we let it affect our lives. You can take control of your life by implementing techniques learned in counseling sessions.
Relationship Issues/Family Conflict
How to have healthy relationships
Social relationships are of vital importance to our mental health but they can also bring about stress and difficulty. Whether it's a friend, family member, or romantic partner, navigating relationships healthily is essential for increased quality of life.
Working with an ally
The stigma surrounding LGBTQIA issues often increases the need for support. I often work with individuals who are part of the LGBTQIA community. While you may be seeking counseling for something completely unrelated to these matters, it is important that you feel you can truly be yourself and feel accepted during counseling sessions.
Thinking about counseling but nervous of what to expect or where to even start? Contact us for a free phone consultation before scheduling!
180 AMT Tech Drive
Rocky Mount, VA 24151