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Courtney Ferguson, LPC-MHSP​

Courtney Ferguson is a Licensed Professional Counselor with Mental Health Service Provider designation.  She is certified by the Tennessee Board of Professional Counselors and Marriage and Family Therapists.  Courtney graduated from Carson-Newman University with a Masters degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and has experience working with clients across the lifespan.  In practice, Courtney has a client-centered approach and utilizes a collaboration of evidence-based therapeutic approaches, including: play therapy, trauma-focused techniques, mindfulness, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy.  She has a passion for working with children and families in the treatment of childhood issues, anxiety disorders, mood disorders, behavioral struggles, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, trauma, and family issues.  Courtney's work with clients enables them to cope with stress, pain and unexpected occurrences in a more positive light.  Courtney has been in practice since 2016 and has worked in a various settings including schools, outpatient clinics, and residential treatment centers.  She is currently accepting new clients for child, adolescent, adult psychotherapy, parent training, and family therapy.  

Trainings and Certifications

  • Certificate: Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy - Medical University of South Carolina 

  • Evidenced Informed Trauma Treatment in the Real World (For Children and Adolescents)

  • Creativity and the Creative Arts in Counseling

  • Acute Traumatic Incident Processing and Psychological First Aid Training

  • Certification in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy 

  • Parent Management Training

  • Certification: "Beyond Behaviors: Effective Neuroscience-Based Tools to Transform Childhood Behaviors"