Alicia Claybon is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) with over a decade of experience in the mental health field. She is currently serving as a private practitioner working with a broad spectrum of clients, helping them to improve their interpersonal relationships. Among her areas of expertise are Relationship Issues and Divorce Recovery.
In addition to running her private practice, she is also the founder of Girls & Gab, a nonprofit organization designed to enhance the social and emotional development of young girls. Through the establishment of Girls & Gab, Alicia developed a passion for youth struggling with mental/emotional distress. To address this need, she established Parakeleo’ Wellness Services– an agency formed to help identify and support the mental, emotional, and behavioral needs of youth in our communities.
Alicia has provided therapeutic services in a variety of settings, including nursing homes, state correctional facilities, and inpatient psychiatric units. In addition, she has years of experience teaching college courses in the human services field.
Using an interpersonal approach to counseling, she provides support and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. As a solution-focused counselor, she works compassionately with individuals and couples to help them identify solutions, build on their strengths, and attain the personal growth they are committed to accomplishing.
Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling (2008)
Bachelor of Science in Psychology (2005)
Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)
National Certified Counselor (NCC)
American Counseling Association (ACA)
Bryant Crum is a Certified Adolescent Life Coach, helping young men successfully transition into manhood. In January of 2018, Bryant started his life coaching journey to help at-risk youth reduce the likelihood of juvenile delinquency, drug abuse, and truancy.
In addition to raising his family, Bryant has spent over ten years in the Alabama Army National Guard as a Medical Specialist and team leader. Bryant now offers a wide range of coaching programs and services, including individual coaching sessions, personalized focus groups, and therapeutic activities designed to empower youth.
These services empower at-risk youth by strengthening personal competencies, such as communication, self-confidence, decision-making, critical thinking, and goal setting.
Certified Adolescent Life Coach
Nationally Register EMT (NREMT)
International Coaching Federation (ICF)