Heather Bernard, LCSW

Provider type: Therapist

Serving: Adult & Pediatric

About Heather Bernard, LCSW

Heather is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker specializing in psychotherapy for children, adolescents, and young adults coping with conditions such as: psychogenetic non-epileptic events, functional neurological disorders, headaches/migraines, other psychosomatic symptoms, anxiety, depression, and school issues. Heather takes a direct, practical approach as a psychotherapist to help achieve goals. She offers individual and family support using a mix of Cognitive Behavioral Health (CBT), strengths based therapy and mindfulness based therapy.
Heather was born and raised in Indiana. She attended Ball State University where she earned her Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education. Afterwards, she moved to Georgia with her husband. They quickly fell in love with the south and decided to make it their home. Heather taught in the Georgia Public School system. Then she attended Valdosta State University and earned her Master's Degree in Social Work. Heather has been practicing as a Social Worker for ten years and as an LCSW for five. She currently resides in Sandy Springs with her husband of 15 years and two children.

Specialties

  • Adolescent/Teen Issues
  • Agoraphobia
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Therapy
  • Bereavement/Grief Counseling
  • Binge Eating
  • Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)
  • Bullying
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Cognitive Therapy
  • Couples Conflict Resolution
  • Cultural Diversity Issues
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorder
  • Emotional Overeating
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Hyperactive Disorder (ADD/ADHD)
  • Irrational Fears/Phobias
  • Loneliness
  • Malaise
  • Marriage Conflict Resolution
  • Marriage Counseling
  • Mental Health Consultation
  • Mental Health Problem
  • Mental Illness
  • Mood Disorders
  • Mood Swings
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Attack
  • Parenting Counseling
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Counseling
  • Pre-College Fears
  • Pre-Move In Couples Counseling
  • Premarital Conflict Resolution
  • Premarital Counseling
  • Psychological Trauma
  • Psychology Consultation
  • Psychotherapy
  • Relationship Counseling
  • Relationship Struggles
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Problems
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Stress Management
  • Therapy
  • Worry
  • Locations

    Norcross, GA

    5635 Peachtree Parkway, Suite 180
    Norcross, GA 30092-0001