Ashanti Pettaway


Clinical License

Supervising Clinician: Alexandra Hoerr LCPC 180.010561


MA in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Moody Theological Seminary, Chicago, IL

BA in Theology, Moody Bible Institute, Chicago IL

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  • Anxiety & Depression
  • Religious Trauma & Church Hurt
  • Dating & Romance
  • Life Transitions
  • Loss & Grief
  • Mindfulness & Acceptance
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Emotion Focused Therapy
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Systems Therapy

My Approach

Have you ever had a lot to say but not know how? Maybe you are afraid of what others may think, have been frustrated in the past for being misunderstood or accused of saying it the wrong way, or perhaps you have suppressed your emotions so long that you no longer know how to feel, let alone describe it. Our lives are not intended to be lived this way. You are not voiceless! However, finding our unique voice requires assistance. We must learn how to process past pain, trauma, anger, and disappointment to thrive. Seeking help does not mean we are weak. Seeking help is our way of recognizing that no one is meant to journey alone.

No matter your age, ethnicity, background, or sense of shame, I would love to journey with you through the process of healing, self-discovery, and change to create a new healthier normal in your life.

Take your next step toward growth.

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