LEEANN M. HORTON LPCC-S, NCC
LeeAnn Horton is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor working mainly with adolescents and adults. She specializes in trauma and addiction related work, with a passion for healing the wounds of those in the wake of the disease. She also, has experience working with depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, sexual identity, trauma, dispositive identity disorder , and PTSD. Her therapeutic style consists of a myriad of theories, with Choice Theory being most prevalent. She believes in using concepts and technique that empower individuals so they can acquire new skill sets while supporting current strengths. She is trained in Brainspotting, EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing) and Sand Tray therapy. Additionally, she is the lead author and investigator in a research project at Western Kentucky University studying the effects of Brainspotting on trauma. Ms. Horton received her Masters degree from Lindsey Wilson College in Kentucky.
NICOLE YOUNG LCSW, LCADC
Nicole Young is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Licensed Clinical Alcohol and Drug Counselor, who has over 12 years of experience working in Kentucky with a variety of populations. She has experience regarding depression, anxiety, grief and loss, trauma, relationship difficulties, and addiction & recovery. Ms. Young specializes in working with people who have substance related problems, and those who love them, empowering them to live healthier lifestyles. She is an evaluator for the Kentucky Board of Nursing and can provide follow-up care if needed. Ms. Young’s therapeutic approach is psycho-dynamic based and is adaptable to both short- and long-term therapy. She is also trained in Motivational Interviewing, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, and Brainspotting (an effective method for treatment of trauma survivors). Ms. Young received her Masters degree from Smith College in Massachusetts.
Michelle Long – Office Manager
Michelle Long is JTC’s beloved Office Manager and Billing Specialist. She comes from a very eclectic background with a variety of useful experience. Mrs. Long graduated from Glasgow School for Health Occupations in 1993 and has worked as a Director of Nursing, Charge Nurse, Legal Consultant, and MDS Coordinator. She has decades of experience working with the public, and her bright smile and cheery disposition show it. Her role at JTC is large; from scheduling, to managing the therapists, but for you the client, it is to make the financial and insurance hardships as seamless as possible.