Galen Cole, Ph.D., MPH, LPC, WCP, is a licensed counselor, a world certified psychotherapist, certified clinical hypnotherapist and has a master of public health. Dr. Cole specializes in contemporary cognitive appraisal techniques, including Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT). In his private practice, Dr. Cole applies evidence-based CBT interventions to treat adult clients with a wide range of conditions like depression, anxiety, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), anger, addictions and adult ADHD. He consistently uses CBT in his clinical practice because of its effective, proven results with clients.
Dr. Cole has published several books, including the new release, True Psychology: The Science of Building Psychological Resilience (2016), where he skillfully explains how CBT can be applied in ways that rapidly resolve trauma, and effectively treat the etiology of mood disorder and anxiety conditions.
In addition to his clinical practice, Dr. Cole has served in several senior level capacities as both a researcher and a mental health thought leader. He serves as president of the Georgia Association of Licensed Professional Counselors.