Therapist in Augusta, Georgia Jihene Ayadi, Therapist

License: LPC

Provider Gender: Female

Ages Served: 18-65+

Appointments: In-office only. Telehealth not available

Manages Medications: No, provides therapy only

Therapist in Augusta, Georgia Jihene Ayadi, LPC

Jihene Ayadi, LPC

Jihene is a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Certified Supervisor in the State of Georgia. She received her Master’s of Science in Marriage and Family Therapy from Valdosta State University in Valdosta, GA and earned her Doctorate in Counselor Education and Supervision from University of Arkansas in Fayetteville, AR. Jihene is also a National Certified Counselor and an Approved Clinical Supervisor with the National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC). She is also a Certified EMDR provider.

Jihene has nearly 13 years of experience in the mental health arena to include clinical work, supervision, collegiate teaching, as well as training and development. Her clinical experience includes working with college students, young adults, adults, and couples. As well as multicultural families to address their mental health concerns, behavioral issues, social skills.

Jihene enjoys working with diverse population on various mental health issues such as stress, the different types of anxiety, depression, bipolar, PTSD in first responders, academic and career performances, relationships and infidelity concerns, and multicultural issues.

Jihene guides her clients in developing coping skills and setting their personal goals while working towards change, growth, building their resilience and self-awareness. Being a therapist and an educator with a multi-lingual background gives her a unique understanding of other cultures as well as the challenges people face in today’s complex world.

Jihene currently provides services to adolescents, adults, and couples. She uses a collaborative and integrative counseling approach based on techniques from Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Person-Centered Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy. Jihene also uses creative techniques in sessions tailored to each client’s needs such as movement, art-based activities, mindfulness, role-play, etc. She believes that counseling is a safe and non-judgmental space for her clients to express their thoughts and feelings. Therefore, she places an emphasis on building a positive therapeutic relationship to help her clients achieve their goals for therapy.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Carelon (Beacon)
  • Elevance Health (Anthem BCBS)
  • Evernorth (Cigna)
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente (Southeast)
  • MediNcrease Health Plans (MHP)
  • MultiPlan (PHCS)
  • Optum (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Partners Direct Health
  • Provider Network of America (PNOA)
  • Sana Benefits
  • Sonder Health Plan
  • Tricare East (Humana Military)

Interventions

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)

Languages

  • English

Locations

FAQs

Please use our online form to schedule an appointment with Jihene Ayadi. You can also call 706-432-6866 to have someone assist you.

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