Restoring Hope Counseling Center
Amy L. Walsh, MS
Marriage and Family Therapist
Special Education and School Specialist
Amy is a Marriage & Family Therapist working toward licensure as an Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. Her focus is on children, adolescents, teens, and families. She holds a Master of Science Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Capella University, a Bachelor’s degree in Special Education from Georgia College and State University, as well as a Master’s degree in Reading and Literacy from Walden University.
Amy is trained in Strategic, Solution-Focused, Narrative, Emotionally Focused, and Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy models. She is also a Prime for Life certified substance abuse and anger management facilitator. As a special education teacher and as a county level Behavior Specialist, Amy has extensive experience working with students and families of students with a wide range of special needs. She has extensive experience in assisting students with learning difficulties or behavioral issues. She has skills to support children, adolescents, and teenagers working with their families in dealing with a variety of issues including ADHD, ODD, Autism, Anxiety, Depression, peer relationships, learning problems, anger problems, aggression, and more. Amy offers individual, group, and family sessions for all ages. She is available evenings and weekends to accommodate client needs. She currently does not accept any insurance plans, but offers a sliding scale fee for self-pay clients.
Areas of interest include:
Child and Adolescent Therapy
School Motivation/Behavior Issues