Dr. Angela M. Holley
Angela M. Holley, Ph.D., LPC, CSAC, CCTP, CAMS-I
Dr. Holley is the owner and Program Director of Human Care, LLC, and is a native of Chesapeake, VA. She obtained her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology from Virginia State University. She obtained her doctoral degree from Capella University in Advanced Studies in Human Behavior. Dr. Holley is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), a Certified Substance Abuse Counselor (CSAC), a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional (CCTP) through the International Association of Trauma Professionals, and a Certified Anger Management Specialist-I (CAMS-I) through the National Anger Management Association.
Dr. Holley has worked with various populations ranging from children to senior adults. She has worked in numerous and diverse clinical settings, which include state hospitals, local hospitals, group homes, in-home, communities, residential treatment facilities, and a university counseling center. Dr. Holley has extensive experience providing individual, and group counseling, couples counseling, training programs, and seminars on various topics. Dr. Holley’s areas of expertise include working with individuals that suffer from serious mental illnesses, women’s issues, trauma, substance abuse, relationships, depression, anxiety, and anger.
Dr. Holley utilizes an integrative approach to therapy. She combines elements from different disciplines of psychotherapy to enhance the client's personal growth and facilitate wholeness. The individual’s ability to function is then maximized. Dr. Holley’s method of counseling empowers the client, so they are able to remain a stable force when faced with adversity.
Anita B. Holley
Anita B. Holley, MA, LPC
Anita is a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor providing a safe space, free of judgment, for you to be heard and understood when navigating through life’s challenges. In collaborating with you, Anita uses an integrative approach to therapy to help you work through depression, anxiety, trauma, self-esteem, grief, relationships, anger, and other disorders. In doing so, she helps you understand the impact thoughts have on feelings and behaviors and in turn help you increase your quality of life and functioning.
Anita’s approach to counseling is to empower you mentally and emotionally to effectively manage life's challenges. Anita incorporates psycho-education to teach you about disorders, core beliefs, negative schemas, cognitive bias, and maladaptive behaviors. She teaches coping skills to improve functioning that helps to lessen your experienced symptoms.
As a counselor, Anita is kind, compassionate, supportive, respectful, and caring. She demonstrates empathy and provides a listening ear while giving voice and space for you to be heard and understood. She believes whatever life brings your way you can get the help you need to become empowered to be the best you, YOU can be!