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Spotlight On Business: Carolina Beach Counseling provides individual, couples and family counseling

Click image for larger view... : Carolina Beach Counseling is located at in Pleasure Island Plaza Unit B-4 1009 North Lake Park Boulevard.

By: Candace Lookingbill
Staff Writer

Carolina Beach Counseling provides individual, couples and family counseling. Treatment specialization includes, depression and anxiety, panic attacks and phobia, sexual and relationship problems, parenting and family issues, AD/HD assessment and treatment for adults and children, substance abuse assessment and treatment, DWI services, medical and health concerns, grief and loss, trauma and PSTD, life transitions, stress management and anger management with a comfortable and supportive atmosphere, clients achieve the personal growth they are striving for. The owner and director of Carolina Beach Counseling is Gordon McInnis. He moved to North Carolina from Indiana with his family in 2003. He received his Master’s Degree from the Adler School of Professional Psychology in Chicago. He is a Nationally Certified Counselor, and a former clinical member of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers. McInnis’ clinical experience is in both group and individual therapy. He has extensive experience in psychological testing and assessment. Loralie Grigas, MSW, LCSW, LCAS, is a clinical therapist and addiction specialist and has worked and lived in the Wilmington area for more than 15 years. As a licensed clinical social worker and licensed clinical addiction specialist, Grigas understands the unique challenges an individual faces when they have a co-occurring mental health and substance use issues. Offering mental health therapy, addiction treatment, and DWI services including assessments and treatment groups.
The mission of Carolina Beach Counseling is to provide professional, caring, cost-effective behavioral healthcare services thus improving the quality of life for individuals in the community. As practical, interactive, solution-focused therapists, the treatment approach is to provide support and practical feedback to help clients resolve current problems and long-standing patterns. With sensitivity and compassion, they help clients find solutions to a wide range of life challenges and psychological issues.
Carolina Beach Counseling now has a part-time psychiatrist who is coming to the office twice a month. They hope to expand that in the near future to include several more days during the month. To receive psychiatric services a person needs to also be in treatment with one of the counselors. Beginning in 2014 a new licensed martial family therapist will be available. Carolina Beach Counseling is located at 1009 N. Lake Park Blvd., Suite B4, Carolina Beach. Contact Gordon McInnis at 910-458-4544 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , for Loralie Grigas call 910-617-4675 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . For more information about treatments offered, appointment requests, rates and insurance visit the website at carolinabeachcounseling.com.