Various therapists at Tranquility Counseling can accept most insurance. However, not all therapists accept insurance at this time.
We do not accept UMR insurance.
We can now accept Amerigroup insurance.
Dr. Shannon Barnes, LPC.
Shannon Barnes, PhD, is the owner of Tranquility Counseling Services, LLC. She is a licensed professional counselor. Dr. Barnes earned her Bachelor of Science degree in psychology from the University of North Georgia. Dr. Barnes continued to earn her Master of Science degree in clinical counseling from Brenau University. Dr. Barnes then obtained her state license as a professional counselor. In 2014 Dr. Barnes earned a doctorate degree in counseling studies. She continues to practice under her professional counselor license. Dr. Barnes has extensive experience with working with individuals and couples regarding a variety of needs. Dr. Barnes has obtained continued training to increase her effectiveness with marriage counseling, oppositional behaviors, substance abuse, and trauma. Dr. Barnes continues to increase her knowledge base through continued education and research studies.
Dr. Barnes has also developed the Individualized Balance Awareness (IBA) treatment method which has been published in peer reviewed journal. The IBA method has a strong foundation of case studies which indicate it is an effective treatment model for many needs.
Dr. Barnes is a Certified Professional Counselor Supervisor. She offers supervision and consultation to other professionals as well as to her staff.
Rev. Britt Parramore LPC, CAADC
Private Pay - Insurance Accepted In The Near Future
Pastor Britt Parramore is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor. He earned his both his Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees from Liberty University, and is currently working on his Doctorate. Britt has been working in the addiction and mental health treatment field for 10 years. During this time, he has worked for state agencies, treatment courts, universities and in private practice. Britt currently operates an intensive outpatient treatment program for addictive disorders, and he serves as the Senior Pastor for an addiction ministry. He has also been blessed to serve as a Bible College Instructor and Pastoral Counselor. Britt’s motivational counseling style utilizing Positive Psychology coupled with Cognitive Behavioral Therapy has proven to be effective in helping people struggling with life altering issues learn to live happy and free. As both a licensed practitioner and pastor, Britt specializes in integrating proven psychotherapeutic techniques with Christian principles.
Nancy OConnor, LPC
Private Pay, BCBS/Anthem, Humana, Aetna, UnitedBehaviorHealth
Nancy O’Connor, LPC, is a graduate of Georgia College where she earned both her bachelor’s and her master’s degrees. She has been a Licensed Professional Counselor since 2001. Nancy’s has extensive experience working with children, adolescents and their families which includes working with traumatized minors who are or were in foster care due to abuse/neglect issues. She has been successful working with families who need professional guidance regarding negative life events and utilizes a variety of treatment methods that have been clinically shown to manage behaviors and increase life satisfaction. Nancy specializes in working in the areas of depression, anxiety, adjustment to life changes and trauma and grief.
Dan Mulloy, LPC
Private Pay - BCBS/Anthem, Humana, Aetna, Cigna, United Behavior Health
Sharon R Peterson, LCSW
Private Pay - Humana, Medicare, Aetna, BCBS/Anthem, United Behavior Health