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Misty Ellis, LCSWA

I am genuinely rewarded with building solid therapeutic relationships. I provide an affirming and non-judgmental space for my clients to freely express themselves while exploring desires and strength-building techniques to obtain a peaceful and healthy lifestyle.

You will be guided with a holistic approach addressing the mind, body, and spirit to help alleviate obstacles and distractions from achieving your goals through life transitions. Together we will focus on your inner strengths and desires utilizing coping techniques, humor, truth, and respect to empower you to shift your energy toward areas you value most in life.

Areas of Focus

Anxiety, Depression, Trauma, PTSD, Phase of Life Concerns and Transitions, Children/Teens, Self-Esteem, Women’s Issues, Veterans, Holistic Healing and Wellness, Substance Abuse Use and overall Health and Wellness.

Insurance Accepted

Misty is currently paneled to accept Blue Cross/Blue Shield and North Carolina Medicaid Plans as well as some Employee Assistance Providers including AllOne and Health Advocate. She is also able to see clients with the following insurances with supervisory billing: Aetna, AmBetter, Carolina Behavioral Health Alliance (CBHA), Cigna/Evernorth, GEHA, Humana, Medicare, UMR and United Healthcare.

Education and Clinical Experience

Bachelor of Psychology of Human Relations from Indiana Wesleyan University

Master of Social Work and School Social Work from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Misty has worked in school districts with students from pre-school to college ages, non-profit organizations, and the Veterans Affairs hospital in acute and community care settings.

Personal Interests

Misty lives the local area with her spouse and together they enjoy international travel and volunteering. She also enjoys reading, studying medicinal herbs, nature, meditation, and cycling. 

Licenses & Certifications

· Licensed Clinical Social Worker Associate with the North Carolina Social Work Certification and Licensure Board (License: P020742)

· Licensed Clinical Addiction Specialist with the North Carolina Addictions Specialist Professional Practice Board (currently pending)