Nateela McGhee, M.S.
Nateela’s Life Verse:
No one has ever seen God; if we love one another; God abides in us and his love is perfected in us. By this we know that we abide in him and he in us, because he has given us of his spirit. – 1 John 4:12-13
Biography: Nateela graduated with her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from the University of Tennessee at Martin. During this time, she completed two internships at Youth Villages where she taught life skills, coping skills, and supported the individual growth of at-risk youth in an inpatient residential facility.
She received her Master’s Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Freed-Hardeman University in Henderson, Tennessee. She completed her practicum and internship at The Summits of HealthQuest in Cordova, TN where she worked with adults and adolescents addressing issues such as depression, anxiety, illness management, co-dependency, grief, self-esteem, anger management, conflict resolution, emotion regulation, and stress management. Nateela utilizes an eclectic approach to therapy to reinforce client strengths and bolster areas of improvement.
She is committed to tailoring the counseling experience to each individual’s unique needs. By incorporating therapeutic activities, creative resources, and thoughtful discussions, she works to help clients utilize new skills and gain self-awareness. She firmly believes in the power of acceptance, respect, and authenticity in creating a meaningful therapeutic alliance. She is passionate about working with individuals through current struggles as these are the times that God provides His children for continued personal growth and clarity.