MARNIE HARPER, LPC

My career has been focused on creating therapeutic relationships with adolescents and their families to give them the additional support they need. I specialize in trauma, divorce/custody, individual, relationship, family counseling, and LGBT concerns.

Much of my experience and training has been in the area of dealing with troubled youth and their families. I have over twenty years of experience providing counseling services which include eleven years leading group counseling sessions with adolescents and adults.

I view that it is my responsibility in a counseling setting to provide a connection by being open minded and able to adjust to understanding the presenting needs of my clients. I have a holistic approach to examining issues that can lead to seeking therapeutic support. It is my goal to assist my clients gain a clearer perspective so they can make wise choices and decisions for their lives. It will be my focus to move my clients forward in a direction that feels healthier for them.

MY TRAINING & EXPERIENCE

I received my graduate degree in 1993 from University of West Georgia in Psychology. I've worked with the Department of Juvenile Justice as a Probation Officer, NE GA Public Health District 2 as a Counselor, and Morningstar Treatment Services as a Therapist until joining Pathways Transition Programs, INC in 2012.

MY CLIENT FOCUS

Preteens/Tweens (11-13), Adolescents/Teenagers (14-19), and Adults.

My CATEGORY SPECIALTIES

Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transsexual, Heterosexual.

Julia Reed, LCSW

Marnie Harper
LPC

LICENSED PROFESSIONAL COUNSELOR

Office Location: Athens
Pathways Transition Programs, INC
1020 Barber Creek Drive
Suite 313
Watkinsville, Georgia 30677
404.378.2300

Favorite Quote
“You may give them your love but not your thoughts, for they have their own thoughts."
~ Kahlil Gibran