Calming Waters Counseling Services is a private, family-oriented mental health practice located in Charlotte, North Carolina. Our work focuses on adult, child, adolescent, and family therapy. We are understanding, direct, compassionate, dependable, and flexible. We work alongside clients to help resolve their past or present issues so they can feel confident, happy, and peaceful.


Are you feeling “stuck”, as in life just can’t get any better? Are you a parent struggling to communicate with your child? Are you lost and don’t know where to turn or what to do? If so, we would like to help. Therapy is not always easy, but with hard work and our expertise, things can improve. Instead of feeling sad, angry, worried, or fearful, you can start feeling happy, relaxed, and fulfilled. We offer a variety of services and many evidenced-based therapeutic approaches to address the many issues you may be facing.

Our areas of specialty include:

  • Depression, anxiety, anger, and grief/loss
  • Trauma and self-injurious behaviors
  • Self-esteem, risky behaviors, and behavior management
  • Adjustment disorders
  • Parenting and discipline, child and adolescent issues
  • Relationship, couples, women, and family issues
  • Substance abuse
  • High conflict divorce cases
  • Reunification therapy

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address: 3717 Latrobe Drive, Suite 740, Charlotte, North Carolina  28211     phone: (704) 291-1290     fax: (980) 226-5507     e-mail: amandak.lcsw@gmail.com