Joy Parrish, Therapist in Knoxville, Tennessee — Zencare
Joy  Parrish
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Joy Parrish

Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW
Tennessee Accepting Online
Knoxville Not Accepting In-person

Immediate availability

Updated November 7, 2022

Specialties & Expertise

  • Anxiety
  • Depression

Professional statement

Joy Parrish is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. She loves working with teens and adults who have depression, anxiety, and/or anger. She enjoys providing folks a brighter path of healing. Imagine life with healthier thoughts and feelings. You are not alone. Joy cares about you and your mental health.

Joy provides skills. It's more than just talk therapy. It is learning how to cope with life circumstances, change your way of thinking, and learn distress tolerance. These are the keys to freedom.

Joy Parrish has worked successfully with folks for more than 10 years and in the mental health field for almost 20 years. She has a Masters in Social Work and an LCSW in TN.

Joy uses teletherapy for the convenience and safety of herself and clients. She also has immediate openings. Though she doesn't take insurance, it is a reasonable private pay. Invest in your mental health. You are worth it.


Message to clients

It is important to know how to be able to focus your brain and not depend on someone else. It is a feeling of relief to talk to someone that isn't judging you or holds your past against you. Having at least on hour to talk to someone is like a huge weight has been lifted. Secrets that have been eating you appear to be easier to bare with a therapist by your side. It is refreshing to talk with someone that understands your mind and helps give you the tools to be able to express it more efficiently. It is calming to know that you aren't alone, crazy, or are left with no hope. I show you a different perception. I am forth coming but kind. I want what is best for all my clients. Most importantly, my clients make that decision. I simply give them the tools and skills to meet their goals.


Specialties

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

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




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Couples
  • Teenagers (13-18)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Insurance

Joy Parrish is not in-network with any insurances.

Read about the benefits of seeing an out-of-network provider here.


Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $100 (60min)
  • Initial session: $110 (60min)
  • Couples sessions: $100 (60min)

Additional session information

Therapist's note

Billing is done through a program called IVYPay. Quick and easy.


Location(s)

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

Knoxville practice
Not accepting new clients in-person
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 8:30-5
  • Tue 8:30-5
  • Wed 8:30-5
  • Thu 8:30-5
  • Fri 8:30-5
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 12 years

Cherokee Health Systems, Therapist, 2016 - 2020

University of Tennessee, MSSW, 2010
University of Alabama, BA Psychology, 2002


Licensure

Tennessee: LSW6304


Languages

English