Alice Sanderlin, LPC-MHSP is a licensed therapist who works with individuals, couples, and families, and maintains a private practice in Nashville, Tennessee.
Having spent the last twenty years working with individuals and families both as an counselor and instructor, Alice enjoys counseling couples. She has specialized training in Emotionally Focused Therapy helping couples and families improve communication and manage relationship conflicts to form stronger connections. Alice is also certified in PREPARE/ENRICH offering pre-engagement or premarital counseling from a faith-based or non faith-based perspective. She is trained in EMDR processing for trauma and addiction recovery. Client issues that she treats include relationship rupture, grief, anxiety, depression and codependency. She has a background in community mental health and addiction treatment of the family system.
Alice received a Master's Degree in Human Development Counseling, a training that enables her to view others with a growth mindset. Aware that life is full of obstacles including complex family issues and transitions, she helps others identify blocks and establish boundaries going forward.
Alice has a person-centered style which is nonjudgmental, supportive and relational. Since each person or couple is unique, her interventions are tailored to your goals and building your skill set.
In addition to being a therapist, Alice is an adjunct professor and doctoral candidate in Clinical, Teaching, and Supervision Counseling. A trained Tennessee Supreme Court Rule 31 mediator, she enjoys volunteering at the Nashville Conflict Resolution Center as a third party neutral in disputes. She continues speaking and writing on mental health issues including such topics as mindfulness and recovery.
"Owning our story and loving ourselves through that process is the bravest thing that we'll ever do." Brene Brown