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Meet the Therapist

LaKendra Ellis,M.S., LPC, ICADC, PMH-C

LaKendra  Ellis has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and a Master of Science in Counseling both of which were obtained at Faulkner University in Montgomery, AL.  She is a licensed professional counselor in the states of Alabama, Florida, and New Jersey and is an internationally certified alcohol and drug counselor.  LaKendra specializes in perinatal mood and anxiety disorders (PMADS).  Additionally, she has a clinical military counselor certification and specializes in addressing the medical, physical, psycho-social, behavioral, mental health, family life, vocational, and career transition needs of active duty service members, veterans, and their families.

LaKendra started her professional career in 2018 as a co-occurring therapist in an intensive outpatient substance abuse treatment program. She conducted individual, group, family counseling, and substance abuse assessments and referrals to ensure that the appropriate level and quality of care and treatment was provided for her clients’ mental health and substance abuse issues.

LaKendra is the owner of Tranquility Counseling and Consult, LLC.  Her mission is to provide support to the community by providing therapy services to adult individuals, groups, families, and couples desiring a safe haven to explore life issues. Her goal is to provide a holistic approach to meet her clients where they are to become a healthier version of themselves in every aspect of their lives.