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At Trillium Springs Counseling, we offer individual and group counseling in a variety of specialties. For more information: Vilda S. Brannen, M.S., NCC, LPC, 404.310.6120 or vilda@trilliumsprings.com.

July 3, 2014. Barbara Russell Receives Professional Counselor License

"We are pleased to announce that Barbara Russell has been licensed as a Professional Counselor by the Georgia Board of Professional Counselors, Social Workers and Marriage and Family Therapists. “We are delighted Barbara Russell has been fully licensed by the Composite Board,” said Trillium Springs Counseling founder and director Vilda S. Brannen, M.A., NCC, LPC. “The licensure comes following years of graduate study, supervised practice and continuing education. Bobby is a solid counselor with a proven track record of helping individuals and families improve the quality of their lives.” More...

June 15, 2014. Randy Schneider Joins Trillum Springs Counseling

“We are delighted Randy Schneider has joined our therapeutic team as a counselor. Randy brings a wealth of business and life experience to the counseling profession. He is especially interested in dealing with the challenges created by the workplace, substance abuse, parenting, divorce, remarriage and retirement,” said Trillium Springs Counseling founder and director Vilda S. Brannen, M.A., NCC, LPC. More...

May 12, 2014. Dana Lindsay Joins Trillium Springs Counseling

“We are pleased to announce that Dana Lindsay has joined our therapeutic team as a counselor. Helping clients rebuild their current and future life stories is part of Dana’s eclectic approach to counseling. Her belief in helping clients assess and appreciate their strengths in order for them to move forward toward achieving their goals will be of significant benefit to our clients,” said Trillium Springs Counseling founder and director Vilda S. Brannen, M.S., NCC, LPC, CPCS. More...

April 30, 2014. Free Bipolar Support Group forming in June

Trillium Springs Counseling is pleased to announced that a group is forming designed for those who would benefit from the support and encouragement of others who love or live with someone with Bipolar Disorder. Though this group is not designed to be educational, experience with previous groups has shown that significant learning takes place through the active participation of group members. More...

November 6, 2013. Domestic Violence Support Group Forming for January

Trillium Springs Counseling is pleased to announce that a domestic violence group is forming in January. The group is for women who have experienced abuse in their relationship and is intended to give group participants a safe place to get in touch with their feelings and share experiences with others. The group will meet weekly and is a complimentary service of Trillium Springs Counseling and the group leader, Carol Guthrie, APC. More...

November 5, 2013. Kim McMillan Receives Professional Counselor License

Kim McMillan, M.A., LPC, has been licensed as a Professional Counselor by the Georgia Board of Professional Counselors, Social Workers and Marriage and Family Therapists. “We are delighted Kim McMillan has been fully licensed by the Composite Board,” said Trillium Springs Counseling founder and director Vilda S. Brannen, M.A., NCC, LPC. “The licensure comes following years of graduate study, supervised practice and continuing education. Kim is a therapist with solid skills and a proven track record of helping individuals and families improve the quality of their lives.” More...

May 24, 2013. Anger Management Class Forming for July

Trillium Springs Counseling is pleased to announce a one-day Saturday class is forming for July. The class is designed for adult’s ages 18+ who are seeking to better understand themselves and manage their anger. More..

May 1, 2013. Rhonda Milner, M.D., joins Trillium Springs Counseling

“We are delighted Rhonda Milner has joined our therapeutic team as a counselor. Rhonda was respected radiologist in the Atlanta medical community prior to retiring to raise her family. As a second career, counseling is a calling for Rhonda. With her medical background, she recognizes the importance of the holistic—mind, body, spirit—approach to the health and well-being of an individual,” said Trillium Springs Counseling founder and director Vilda S. Brannen, M.A., NCC, LPC. Cary graduated from the University Georgia and Emory University School of Medicine. In 2013, she completed a Masters in Professional Counseling with specialties in addiction as well as spirituality from Richmont Graduate University, More...

March 8, 2013. Anger Management Class Scheduled for April 27

Trillium Springs Counseling is pleased to announce a one-day class will be held April 27, 2013, designed for adult’s ages 18+ who are seeking to better understand themselves and manage their anger. More..

February 9, 2013. Cary Sibley Joins Trillium Springs Counseling

“We are delighted Cary Sibley has joined our therapeutic team as a counselor. Cary has a particular passion for walking alongside others in their struggles. She incorporates the maturity of lifelong experiences with her professional education in a collaborative approach with clients to bring resolution and wholeness to their lives,” said Trillium Springs Counseling founder and director Vilda S. Brannen, M.A., NCC, LPC. Cary received a B.A. in English from George Washington University and a Master of Arts degree in Professional Counseling from Richmont Graduate University. More...

February 7, 2013. Anger Management Class Scheduled for March 2.

Trillium Springs Counseling is pleased to announce a one-day class will be held March 2, 2013, designed for adult’s ages 18+ who are seeking to better understand themselves and manage their anger. More...

January 21, 2013. Anger Management Class Scheduled for February 2

Trillium Springs Counseling is pleased to announce a one-day class will be held Feb. 2, 2013, designed for adult’s ages 18+ who are seeking to better understand themselves and manage their anger. More...

September 4, 2012. Bimonthly Bipolar Support Group Forming

Trillium Springs Counseling is pleased to announce that Bipolar Disorder...Support is Here, an open support group for men and women ages 18-35 is forming. The Group will meet the first and third Thursdays of each month from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. The Group is designed for those that are looking for a safe, supportive environment to process the challenges of Bipolar Disorder.  Challenges such as the stress that comes with a recent diagnosis of Bipolar Disorder, or the stress of finding healthy ways to cope with Bipolar Disorder in the workplace and at home will be among the issues discussed. More...

August 20, 2012. Bipolar Support Group Forming

Trillium Springs Counseling is pleased to announce that a new Bipolar Support Group is forming. Loving or Living With Someone With Bipolar Disorder is for those who would benefit from the support and encouragement of others who love someone with Bipolar Disorder. Though this group is not designed to be educational, experience with previous groups has shown that significant learning takes place through the active participation of group members. More...

June 19, 2012. Free Bipolar Support Group for those18-35 forming.

Trillium Springs Counseling is pleased to announce that Bipolar Disorder...Support is Here, an open support group for men and women ages 18-35 is forming. The Group is designed for those that are looking for a safe, supportive environment to process the challenges of Bipolar Disorder.  Challenges such as the stress that comes with a recent diagnosis of Bipolar Disorder, or the stress of finding healthy ways to cope with Bipolar Disorder in the workplace and at home will be among the issues discussed. More...

June 15, 2012. J.D. Van Eaton Joins Trillium Springs Counseling

J.D. Van Eaton has joined the therapeutic team at Trillium Springs Counseling. "J.D.’s experience with the entertainment industry prior to pursuing his counseling career and subsequent work with both counseling center clients and in-patient clients will be of significant benefit to our clients,” said Trillium Springs Counseling founder and director Vilda S. Brannen, M.A., NCC, LPC. J.D.’s professional counseling experience has focused mainly on helping men and women struggling with bipolar disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, depression, and anxiety in both group settings and in one-on-one sessions. J.D. is passionate about combining his love of the entertainment industry with the practicality of counseling. Before becoming a counselor, J.D. pursued an acting career for many years in both Dallas and New York City. J.D. understands the stress associated with trying to make a living while pursuing a dream. He enjoys working with entertainers on the stresses involved within the entertainment industry. More...

April 25, 2012. Benefit Concert Slated to Fund Bipolar Disorder Counseling

Trillium Springs Counseling is pleased to announce a benefit concert is being held June 15, 2012, the proceeds of which will be used to provide counseling for those diagnosed with bipolar disorder. More...

April 15, 2012. Living and Working with Bipolar Disorder - a one-Day Group Session Coming

Trillium Springs Counseling is pleased to announce a one-Day Group Session will be held Saturday, May 5. This session will benefit those diagnosed with the disorder, family members, support system members, students, and professionals. More...

April 1, 2012. Path to Recovery: Trauma Recovery Group Forming

Trillium Springs Counseling is pleased to announce that a new 8-week trauma recovery group is forming for adult female survivors of sexual abuse. More...

March 15, 2012. Depression and Anxiety Support Group Ongoing

Trillium Springs Counseling is pleased to announce that a free support group for individuals struggling with depression and anxiety is meeting weekly. More...

September 27, 2011. Overcoming Obstacles of Daily Living with Bipolar Group Forming.

Trillium Springs Counseling is pleased to announce that a new 12-week support group is forming designed to help individuals develop and refine the tools necessary to live with bipolar disorder. More...

September 15, 2011. Open Support Group for Bipolar Disorder Forming

Trillium Springs Counseling is pleased to announce that a new open support group is forming for men and women ages 25+ who are looking for a safe environment to gain support, resources, and a place to process the challenges of Bipolar Disorder. More...

September 15, 2011. Coping with Infertility Support Group Forming

Trillium Springs Counseling is pleased to announce that a new support group is forming for those coping with infertility. The group offers men and women a place where they can discuss their concerns related to medical and emotional experiences. More...

August 8, 2011. Coping with loss: Grieving a loved one Learning and Support Group Forming

Trillium Springs Counseling is pleased to announce that a new six-week group learning and support is forming based on discussion of readings from the book A Grace Disguised by Jerry Sittser. A Grace Disguised plumbs the depths of our sorrows, whether due to illness, divorce, or the loss of someone we love. The circumstances are not important; what we do with those circumstances is.  More...

July 15, 2022. Overcoming Obstacles of Daily Living with Bipolar Group for Women Forming

Trillium Springs Counseling is pleased to announce that a new 12-week support group is forming designed to help women develop and refine the tools necessary to live with bipolar disorder. More...

July 15, 2022. Overcoming Obstacles of Daily Living with Bipolar Group for Men Forming

Trillium Springs Counseling is pleased to announce that a new 12-week support group is forming designed to help men develop and refine the tools necessary to live with bipolar disorder. More...

May 1, 2011. Hailey Joins Trillium Springs Counseling

Hope Hailey, M.A., has joined the therapeutic team at Trillium Springs Counseling. "Hope's experience working with adolescents struggling with issues of drug abuse, bipolar disorder, psychosis, anxiety, depression, and suicidal ideation will be of significant benefit to our clients," said Trillium Springs Counseling founder and director Vilda S. Brannen, M.A., NCC, LPC..  Hope will be teaching Dialectical Behavior Therapy where patients learn emotion regulation and mindfulness to help them transition to every day life with healthy coping skills. Her other specialties will be counseling individuals, families, and couples struggling with issues surrounding financial and marital stress, anxiety, isolation, depression, sexual abuse, and parenting. More...

April 15, 2011. Open Support Group for Men and Women to Process Bipolar Disorder Forming

Trillium Springs Counseling is pleased to announced that a new 12-week open support group is forming for men and women ages 25+ who are looking for a safe environment to gain support, resources, and a place to process the challenges of Bipolar Disorder. More...

March 1, 2011. Single...and Fully Whole Process Group for Women being Formed

Trillium Springs Counseling is pleased to announce that a new 10-week open DBT-inspired single women’s process group is being formed for women who seek support, insight, and accountability for their lives from a spiritual perspective. The objective of the group is to empower the single woman with valuable coping mechanisms and a support system for dealing with life’s emotional challenges. More...

January 24, 2011. Overcoming Obstacles of Daily Living with Bipolar Group for Women Forming

Trillium Springs Counseling is pleased to announce that a new 12-week support group is forming designed to help women develop and refine the tools necessary to live with bipolar disorder.

October 19, 2010. Bipolar Disorder: An Educational Seminar for Families

Trillium Springs Counseling announces a one-day seminar on Nov. 13, 2010 for family members living with a loved one’s Bipolar Disorder. The purpose of the seminar is to help family members understand the symptoms and treatment of Bipolar Disorder, and to help families better support themselves and their loved ones.

October 15, 2010. Surviving the Holidays and Infertility: A one-day workshop

Trillium Springs Counseling announces that a one-day workshop will be held Nov. 11, 2010, to help attendees gain skills to navigate the stress of the holidays and foster support from others experiencing infertility. More...

October 1, 2010. Robinson Joins Trillium Springs Counseling

Jacqueline Robinson, M.A.M.F.T. has joined the therapeutic team at Trillium Springs Counseling. “We are pleased that our clients will have the benefit of Jacqueline's extensive work with depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, and severe mental illness,” said Trillium Springs Counseling founder and director Vilda S. Brannen, M.A., NCC, LPC. Jacqueline graduated from Spelman College and received her M.A. in Marriage and Family Therapy from Richmont Graduate University. More...

August 2, 2010. Grief and Loss Support Group for Adults Forming

Trillium Springs Counseling announces that a new support group for adults experiencing grief and loss is forming. The 8-week session begins Aug. 17 and will meet from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. More...

July 1, 2010. Process Group Forming for Families of Those Addicted to Drugs

Trillium Springs Counseling is happy to announce that a new process group is forming to help families who love someone addicted to drugs understand addiction and the importance of self-care.

June 21, 2010. Free Seminar: Overcoming the Obstacles of a Loved One's Bipolar Disorder

Trillium Springs Counseling is pleased to announce a free seminar offering information for family members living with a loved one’s bipolar disorder. The purpose of the seminar is to help family members better cope with their loved one’s illness. More...

June 15, 2010. Overcoming Obstacles of Daily Living with Bipolar Group for Women Forming

Trillium Springs Counseling is pleased to announce that a new 12-week support group is forming designed to help women develop and refine the tools necessary to live with bipolar disorder.

June 1, 2010. Trillium Springs Counselor Expands into New Location

Trillium Springs Counseling Center has expanded into larger space within their existing office building at Governor’s Ridge on Powers Ferry Road in Atlanta. “We have been fortunate to have a number of talented professional counselors join our Center over the past several months. The new, expanded space is designed to give our clients and therapists an environment conducive to a positive counseling experience,” said Trillium Springs Counseling founder and director Vilda S. Brannen, M.A., NCC, LPC. More...

May 15, 2010. Russell Joins Trillium Springs Counseling Center

“We are delighted that Barbara Russell has joined our therapeutic team as a counselor. Barbara’s broad experience prior to pursuing her counseling career and subsequent work with both counseling center clients and in-patient clients will be of significant benefit to our clients,” said Trillium Springs Counseling founder and director Vilda S. Brannen, M.A., NCC, LPC. Barbara received a MA in Counseling from Richmont Graduate University (formerly PSI)  and a BA and BS from Florida State University in Anthropology and English.  She is currently pursuing her license as an Associate Professional Counselor.  More...

Mar. 1, 2010. Drake Joins Trillium Springs Counseling Center

“We are happy to announce that Philip Y. Drake, M.S., M.A., has joined our therapeutic team with a focus on marriage counseling and sex therapy,” said Trillium Springs Counseling founder and director Vilda S. Brannen, M.A., NCC, LPC. Phil received his Master’s degree in Professional Counseling with emphases on both Sex Therapy and Spirituality from Richmont Graduate University (formerly PSI).  He also holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the Georgia Institute of Technology.  More...

Mar. 1, 2010. Gruber Joins Trillium Springs Counseling Center

“We are delighted that Robyn S. Gruber, M.A., LPC  has joined our therapeutic team. Her experience treating trauma will be of significant importance to our clients,” said Trillium Springs Counseling founder and director Vilda S. Brannen, M.A., NCC, LPC. Robyn is a Licensed Professional Counselor specializing in resolving trauma of all types. Whether the wound is from childhood, a current or previous relationship or any type of life-altering loss, Robyn is skilled at helping adults heal from the wounds they have experienced so that they no longer experience the ongoing effects of those wound in their daily lives. More...

Jan. 18, 2010. Process Group for Teen Girls Forming

Trillium Springs Counseling is pleased to announced that a new group is forming designed exclusively for teenage girls. Under Pressure: A Process Group for Teen Girls will be a group where girls can not only share, relate and encourage each other, but also learn coping skills and tools for navigating the stressful times. We will also explore deeper issues of personal worth and identity.

Jan. 15, 2010. Free Counseling Announced Through Haitian Counseling Outreach Project

Trillium Springs Counseling is pleased to announce the establishment of the Haitian Community Outreach Project. The project has been created to offer free counseling to Haitian community families who have family members or friends they have either lost or are unable to reach in Haiti. “We understand the trauma and stresses related to these most trying times for family members located here and unable to travel to Haiti to find their family members or friends. We felt we could share our experience in counseling individuals and leading groups with the Haitian Community here in the metro-Atlanta area. We hope that offering our services without charge will remove that barrier to those in need of counseling. We are also willing to speak to church or community groups,” said Vilda S. Brannen, M.A., NCC, LPC, founder and director of Trillium Springs Counseling. More...

Jan. 13, 2010. Bipolar Disorder and Effect on Marriage Interview

A new educational interview discussing the effect a bipolar diagnosis has on a marriage is now available. The interview gives listeners basic information about bipolar disorder and hope about outcomes with a comprehensive treatment plan. The interview can be assessed free on the Web at:  http://trilliumsprings.com/DivorceResourceJan13.2010.mp3

Jan. 7, 2010. Women's Bipolar Support Group Forming

Trillium Springs Counseling announces a new group is forming for men having a bipolar disorder diagnosis. Overcoming the Obstacles of Daily Living is a 12-week support group designed to help men develop and refine the tools necessary to live with bipolar disorder.

Jan. 4, 2010. Men's Bipolar Support Group Forming

Trillium Springs Counseling announces a new group is forming for men having a bipolar disorder diagnosis. Overcoming the Obstacles of Daily Living is a 12-week support group designed to help men develop and refine the tools necessary to live with bipolar disorder.

Oct. 1, 2009. Wright Joins Trillium Springs Counseling Center

Pamela Wright, PhD, has become associated with Trillium Springs Counseling. "Dr. Wright's many years of experience as a counselor and with psychological and educational testing will be of significant benefit to our clients,” said Trillium Springs Counseling founder and director Vilda S. Brannen, M.A., NCC, LPC. Wright is a licensed psychologist with more than 10 years of experience working with adults, adolescents, and children.  More...

Sept. 15, 2009. Fortenberry Joins Trillium Springs Counseling Center

Julie Fortenberry, M.A., has joined the therapeutic team. “Julie's recent masters level training and intern experiences with one of Atlanta’s respected graduate school’s counseling center and with another respected outpatient and residential treatment center will be of significant benefit to our clients,” said Trillium Springs Counseling founder and director Vilda S. Brannen, M.A., NCC, LPC. Fortenberry received her master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy with an emphasis on Sex Therapy from Richmont Graduate University (formerly PSI).  She also holds a bachelor’s degree from Auburn University in psychology. More...

July 10, 2008. Carter Joins Trillium Springs Counseling Center

Chip Carter, N.A., LPC, has joined Trillium Springs Counseling Center. “I have known Chip Carter for many years and we are delighted to have him join us at Trillium Springs Counseling Center,” said center founder and director, Vilda S. Brannen, M.A., NCC, LPC. Carter is a Licensed Professional Counselor with the State of Georgia.  He received a Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communications from Western Kentucky University and spent 7+ years in the marketing and advertising world.  Tired of the long hours and corporate stress, Carter pursued education and training in Christian counseling and graduated from Richmont Graduate University (then known as the Psychological Studies Institute) in May, 2004 with a Masters in Professional Counseling with a specialization in Spiritual Direction.  More...

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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