Hi, I'm Amy. Glad you are here! Life is full of daily struggles, and it is sometimes nice to have a caring and non-biased person to help figure things out. I also understand that reaching out to a counselor can be difficult. As a Licensed Professional Counselor-Mental Health Service Provider (LPC-MHSP) and National Certified Counselor (NCC), my goal is to create a therapeutic relationship that is meaningful, non-judgmental, and genuine.
I am originally from Memphis, Tennessee, but I have lived in Nashville since 2005. I have a private practice office in Nashville, Tennessee located near Belmont University, Music Row, and Peabody College at Vanderbilt University.
In my career and training, I have worked as a mental health counselor in middle and high school settings for six years and have had internships with non-profit agencies in the Nashville area. In these roles, I have conducted individual therapy, group therapy, crisis intervention, mediations, and organized efforts focused on suicide prevention.
When I am not counseling, I am an avid sports fan rooting on my favorite hometown teams. Go Preds and Titans! I enjoy traveling, being a dog mom, FaceTiming with my two nieces, and exploring all the new restaurants, activities, and experiences Nashville has to offer. I also volunteer in the community with CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) Nashville, The Sexual Assault Center, and The Foster Care Review Board at Davidson County Juvenile Court.
Tennessee Licensed Professional Counselor Association (TLPCA)
Nashville Psychotherapy Institute (NPI)
M.Ed., Human Development Counseling with specialties in Mental Health Counseling and School Counseling, Vanderbilt University, 2011
B.S., Human & Organizational Development and Child Studies, Vanderbilt University, 2009
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Finding the right fit with a therapist is significant to any positive therapeutic and counseling relationship. AMY LAZAROV COUNSELING offers free phone consultations.