Surfside Beach Counselors

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Patricia Card, LPCA

Patricia is a Licensed Professional Counselor Associate (LPC-A) under the supervision of Samantha Waters LPCS and Kenza Haddock LPC-S Candidate. Patricia is a Registered Yoga Teacher, a trained EMDR therapist, and a Solution-Focused coach. Patricia graduated from Nova Southeastern University with a Master of Science degree in Mental Health Counseling. Patricia provides empathy, unconditional positive regard, and acceptance for each client’s perspective. Patricia aspires to provide a safe space for individuals to realize their present and future potential through acknowledgement of past realities, and recognition of hope for the future. Patricia promotes clients to take control over their life, to elevate themselves, and build healthy relationships with others. Patricia’s experience includes: Alcohol and Substance Use Disorder, Anxiety, Depression, and Trauma.

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Samantha Waters, LPCS

Samantha Waters is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and a Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisor (LPCS). Samantha is committed to assisting individuals in building upon their strengths and achieving personal goals for emotional wellness. Her goal is to provide clients with tools and strategies they need to affect personal change. She has experience working with children and adolescents who have a history of trauma, anxiety and depression , as well as adults managing life transition difficulties, relationship challenges and their own history of trauma.

She is trained to provide Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Trauma Focused-Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), Motivational Interviewing as well as other evidence-based therapeutic approaches. She believes that having an eclectic toolbox when it comes to providing therapy allows her to tailor her therapy to the needs of each of her clients.