A soft place to land free of judgment and criticism. When you need more than the advice of a friend, please consider Essential Journey Counseling. We build connections by listening and honoring your experiences. Fear, shame, and guilt can keep you stuck in life. Just when you feel like you are ready to move forward, the same unresolved feelings show up. It can feel like they won’t let go.
Fear is real and facing reality can be hard. Whether you are trying to cope with intrusive thoughts, significant loss, relationship conflict, depression, anxiety or just the struggles of life. We can help, if you’re ready to “do your work." Let's get started. "We are gentle in our approach and firm in our commitment to the healing journey. It’s time to get started.
If it seems like happiness is a distant memory and the face in the mirror is unfamiliar, consider therapy. We know choosing the right therapist can be challenging. Therefore, you speak directly to your selected therapist before the first session if requested. This allows you an opportunity to ask questions and to begin building a connection.
We recognize and honor your courage. Please consider Essential Journey Counseling where we take one step at a time to help you reconnect with life. We provide individual, family, relationship and group counseling. Appointments are scheduled around your availability which includes evenings and weekend hours.
We are located in Gastonia, NC and provide assistance for: