Hello! Thank you for choosing WithU Counseling Group. My name is Dr. Collene Taylor. I earned my Doctorate in Organizational Leadership from Argosy University and my Master’s degree in Community Counseling from the University of Wisconsin - Whitewater. My experience in psychotherapy includes providing therapeutic services to the public and private sectors.
I have 27 years of experience assisting adults, adolescents, families, and couples overcome life's challenges. I have experience working in hospitals, community agencies and mental health centers. I also have experience in residential settings, community-based settings, substance abuse treatment facilities, developmental disabilities, senior living community and at the University level with a variety of roles.
I am a Certified Life Coach, Author, Speaker, Qualified Mental Health Professional, Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, Licensed Professional Counselor, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, EMDR Practitioner, National Board Certified Counselor, Certified Clinical Trauma Professional, Certified Clinical TeleMental Health Provider, Gottman Certified in the Level 1 Bridging the Couple Chasm, and Gottman Certified in the 10 Core Principles for Effective Couples Therapy.
Dr. Collene Taylor has been a staple in the helping profession. She delivers services with integrity, authenticity, in a safe, non-judgmental, and validating space. She practices psychotherapy in the following states: Alabama, Arizona, Florida, Illinois, and Texas. Collene has experience treating individuals of all ages, couples, adolescents, families and geriatric population.
She uses evidence based practices, Experiential Therapy, Mindfulness, Motivational Interviewing techniques to empower the individuals to achieve personal growth; Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, (DBT); Solution Focus Brief Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, (CBT); EMDR Therapy to help individuals process traumatic and disturbance experiences.
If you are struggling with depression, anxiety, self-esteem, grief, loss, work related issues, spirituality, anger issues, relationships, family issues, abuse and trauma, WithU Counseling Group can assist you to be healed, whole and well.