Laurel Hackinson

Laurel Hackinson


Laurel Hackinson, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Credentials and Professional Experience

Laurel Hackinson is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Georgia. Laurel earned her Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Eckerd College and her Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling from Regent University. Laurel has had a variety of counseling experience including working with individuals and families within group homes, residential treatment facilities, and Detention Centers. Laurel has experience facilitating psycho-educational groups and process groups.


Laurel uses a Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) and Client Centered Therapy approaches and is intensively trained with these methods of therapy. Laurel works with individuals with Substance Abuse, Personality Disorders, Mood disorders, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder(ADHD), and Trauma.

Laurel looks at her client’s holistically and focuses on a variety of aspects in their life that may be contributing to their struggles. Laurel will help you learn how to challenge irrational beliefs that contribute to emotional distress or other issues to improve your well-being.

Areas of Expertise

  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Depression
  • Emotion Dysregulation
  • Personality Disorders
  • Self-harming
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Impulsivity
  • PTSD
  • Trauma
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Strengthening Families

Alpharetta location

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Ray of Hope Counseling Services accepts all forms of insurance and Medicaid, has seven convenient locations in Kennesaw, GA, Alpharetta, GA, Conyers, GA, Athens, GA, Canton, GA, Peachtree City, GA, East Cobb/Marietta, GA, and Lawrenceville, GA also serving the surrounding counties.

Call us at (678) 213-2194

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