Whitney Owens enjoys working with both adults and adolescents on an individual basis. Whitney has experience working with those suffering from depression, anxiety, self-harming behaviors, identity formation, relational issues, and other mood disorders. She uses a variety of therapeutic models such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, and Interpersonal Therapy.
Whitney has been seeing clients since 2009 in a variety of settings. While earning her Master in Professional Counseling from Richmont Graduate University, she saw young adults at a residential treatment facility. In 2010 she moved to Colorado where she spent four years working at an inpatient and day treatment facility. Also while in Colorado, Whitney joined a group practice and saw teenagers and adults.
In 2014 Whitney moved back to Savannah and started Water’s Edge Counseling. Whitney is a Licensed Professional Counselor in Georgia. Whitney is also a member of the American Counseling Association, the Licensed Professional Counseling Association of Georgia, and is a National Certified Counselor.
Whitney is originally from south Georgia and is happy to return to her southern roots. She is married and has two beautiful little girls. In her free time, Whitney enjoys running, reading, spending time with family, and having coffee with friends. She looks forward to working with you.