Brooke Nelson Murphy, MS ALC CCTP
Under the Supervision of Kathryn M. Cox LPC-S
Associate Licensed Counselor
I am a professional counselor at Vallis Mental Health offering individual, couples, family, and group counseling. I graduated from Athens State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and Chemistry, and I incorporate my knowledge of physiology and neurobiology into counseling intervention and psychoeducation.
I graduated from Troy University with a Master of Science degree in Counseling and Psychology. Following graduation, I received my license in Alabama to become an Associate Licensed Counselor working under the supervision of Kathryn M. Cox, LPC-S. I am currently a doctoral student at the University of the Cumberlands pursuing a PhD in Counselor Supervision and Education.
My approach to therapy utilizes an integrative blend of counseling theory to provide specialized services to a wide variety of patients and patient issues. My goal in therapy is to work in an equal and collaborative relationship with patients to reach his or her goals through empathy, respect, and light humor. I strive to assist patients work towards identifying challenges or conflicts as well as finding meaning and purpose in life.
Licensed by the Alabama Board of Examiners in Counseling (ALC)
Certified by the International Association for Trauma Professionals (CCTP)
Certified by the Alabama Department of Human Resources in Adult Abuse Mandated Reporters Training (AAMRT)
Certified by the Alabama Department of Human Resources in Child Abuse Mandated Reporters Training (CAMRT)
Member of the American Counseling Association
Member of the Association for Counselor Education and Supervision
Member of the Southern Association for Counselor Education and Supervision
Member of the Alabama Counseling Association
Member of the Alabama Association for Counselor Education and Supervision
Member of the Alabama Mental Health Counselors Association