Alisha  Dennis-Brinson
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Alisha Dennis-Brinson

She/Her/Hers

Master of Arts (MA) - Clinical Mental Health Counseling Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC Registered Yoga Teacher, RYT Doctor of Ministry, DMin Specialties Insurance & Fees Locations
Ohio, Michigan Accepting Online
Updated October 8, 2023

Specialties & Expertise

  • Addiction
  • Anxiety
  • Couples counseling
  • Depression
  • Life transitions
  • Stress management

Professional statement

Alisha a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor with supervisor designation and also a Licensed Independent Chemical Dependency Counselor with supervisor designation in Ohio. She is also a Licensed Professional Counselor in Michigan. Alisha has over 12 years of experience. Alisha has experience working with clients from diverse backgrounds and a wide variety of concerns such as depression, anxiety, trauma, relationship issues, adjustments to new life circumstances, and substance abuse. Her counseling style is client centered and empathetic. She believes in using tools that will best help the client become aware of their inner strength as they work on their journey to wellness. Her goal is to always provide a safe and affirming space for clients to explore their thoughts, feelings, and behaviors. Alisha works with her clients to develop an individualized treatment plan with healthy, client directed goals.


Specialties

Addiction - Coping with emotional discomfort and suffering; reducing or abstaining from unwanted behaviors such as unhealthy gambling or shopping

Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)

Couples counseling - Addressing relationship challenges and life transitions; strengthening communication and feelings of security, desire, connection, and love

Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life

Life transitions - Coping with difficult or impactful life changes, such as moving to a new area, relationship transitions, child rearing, or career changes; learning self-care to better manage resulting stress

Stress management - Strengthening effective ways of coping with the stress of life and change; managing expectations of self and others




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Insurance

  • Aetna (in-network in OH)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield (in-network in OH)
  • Buckeye Health Plan (in-network in OH)
  • Cigna (in-network in OH)
  • Oscar Health (in-network in OH)
  • Oxford Health Plans (in-network in OH)
  • United Healthcare (in-network in OH)

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $125 (50min)
  • Sliding scale: $75 - $125

Location(s)

Online Sessions (Ohio)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 5:30pm - 7:30pm
  • Tue 5:30pm - 7:30pm
  • Wed 5:30pm - 7:30pm
  • Thu 5:30pm - 7:30pm
  • Fri 5:30pm - 7:30pm
  • Sat 8:30am - 1:30pm
  • Sun 8:30am - 1:30pm

Online Sessions (Michigan)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon Please inquire about hours
  • Tue Please inquire about hours
  • Wed Please inquire about hours
  • Thu Please inquire about hours
  • Fri Please inquire about hours
  • Sat Please inquire about hours
  • Sun Please inquire about hours

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 14 years

Ashland University, Professor/Director, 2020 - Present
Summa Hospital, Coordinator , 2019 - 2020
The Counseling Center of Wayne and Holmes County, Director, 2018 - 2019
Cleveland Clinic Akron General, Inpatient Counselor, 2014 - 2018


Licensure

Ohio: E.0900527-SUPV

Michigan: 6401020260


Languages

English