Licensed Professional Counselor

Education and Specialty

Marquita Young is a Licensed Professional Counselor who joined the Georgia Behavioral Health Professionals group in August 2018. Marquita earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Georgia State University. She furthered her education and earned a Master of Divinity with a concentration in Pastoral Counseling and a Master of Science in Community Counseling from Mercer University.

Professional Development

Marquita holds the following licensures and certificates: NCC- National Credentialed Counselor, BCTMH-Board Certified Tele Mental Health and ANSA & CANS Certified/ BASICS/CASICS Certified

Awards, Service, Honors

Marquita is a former Chi Sigma Iota member. For her wonderful student achievement, she was awarded the Georgia State University Perimeter College Student Success Award.

Therapeutic Services

Marquita utilizes various clinical skills when working with clients in school, home-base, and community health settings. She implements theoretical approaches including:

  • CBT
  • Existential
  • Expressive
  • Somatic
  • Solution Focused Therapy

and many more. Marquita also works with millennials and college students with adjustment concerns.

Fun Facts

In her spare time, Marquita enjoys volunteering, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.

Contact Information

To schedule an appointment with Marquita Young, please contact Georgia Behavioral Health Professionals Stockbridge Therapy Services office at (770) 978-9344.