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Mary Lee Collins, LPC ♦ John Finch, LPC ♦ Paul Swaim-Sanders, LPC ♦ Kevin Dudeck, ALC ♦ Davey Chastang, LCSW

A good counselor, is like having an anchor in the midst of a storm. Often, trauma or emotional problems can make someone feel as if they were living in a nightmare with no one to help. Other times, people are haunted by guilt and shame for past behaviors or reoccurent addictions. I strive to help people, to be an anchor. Collins Counseling is a safe, private, non-judgemental place to work through these issues & ultimately find some peace and happiness in life.

Mary Lee Collins, Licensed Professional Counselor, Certified Sex Therapist

I specialize in working with those who have sexual concerns and gender identity issues. I am a Certified Sex Therapist and have advanced training in sex therapy.

As a member of the American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists and the Association for Treatment of Sexual Abusers, I stay current with the latest therapy trends, evidence-based practices, and tools available for my clients and me. 

Specialized programs: Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Cognitive-Behavior Treatment, Sexual Offender Treatment, Treatment for sexual paraphilias, Out of control sexual behaviors... AKA "Sexual Addiction", Sex therapy for individuals and couples, Transgender issues

Services: Individual Therapy, Couples Counseling, Group Counseling, Sexual offender pre-sentencing risk assessment & evaluations, Evaluations for criminal court cases

Education: Bachelor of Science, Psychology, LSU; Master of Arts, Clinical Psychology, UCF; Certified Sex Therapist, American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists

John Finch, Licensed Professional Counselor


Paul Swaim-Sanders, Licensed Professional Counselor

I specialize in: grief, caregiver fatigue, palliative care, substance use/abuse, adjustment, depressive, and anxiety disorders.  

I have experience in both research and practice related to assisting caregivers in decreasing the anxieties and depressive aspects of providing aid to loved ones.

In therapy, clients--individually or with their families--learn to address learned helplessness and ineffective patterns of behavior, increase a sense of control, and improve coping strategies.  

Services: Individual Therapy, Couples Counseling, Group Counseling

Education:  Bachelor of Science, Political Science/International Relations/ Troy University; Masters of Education, Community/Agency, Clinical/Mental Health Counseling/ University of Montevallo.  

Kevin Dudeck, Associate Licensed Counselor


Davey Chastang, Licensed Clinical Social Worker



Becca Goodwin, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist Associate



Leah Patrick, Licensed Professional Counselor

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