Courtney Baggs is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and Board Certified Music Therapist in Tallahassee Florida. Courtney believes that the most important part of therapy is the client’s empathic relationship with their counselor as well as understanding the client’s strengths and goals. Courtney is passionate about helping clients identify their goals and remove or manage obstacles standing in the way. Courtney has over 4 years of experience working with children, teens and adults from a variety of backgrounds and experiences. She has worked primarily with clients who have a trauma history, relational and family issues, anxiety, and depression. In addition to providing Music Therapy in Tallahassee Florida Courtney has specific training in Trauma- Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Internal Family Systems Theory, and EMDR. She also uses music therapy to provide clients with a safe and creative environment in order to process through personal challenges. Courtney graduated from Colorado Christian University with her Master’s degree in mental health counseling after receiving her bachelors degree in music therapy and psychology from Florida State University. When she is away from the office, Courtney enjoys spending quality time with her family, playing music, staying active, and being outside.
Has Music played an important role in your life? Do you feel like music and sound has always been a way to express yourself? You don’t have to be a musician to try music therapy. As a Board Certified Music Therapist, Courtney Baggs provides Music Therapy in Tallahassee Florida and can schedule virtual music therapy appointments for anyone in Florida. Courtney is trained in using music and creative sound expression to help client’s in counseling sessions.
Are you experiencing anxiety, depression, numbing, nightmares, or flashbacks? Do you have a history of stressful or even scary events? Are you a survivor of trauma? EMDR is a counseling modality for treating trauma that involves activating both sides of the brain and body to heal trauma memories. Courtney Baggs is trained in EMDR and is currently pursuing certification through EMDRIA. EMDR appointments can be schedule in person or virtually in Tallahassee or across the state of Florida.
Have you been through traumatic events or chronic stress? Are you experiencing symptoms like anxiety, depression, numbing, nightmares, or flashbacks. Internal Family Systems (IFS) or “parts work” is a counseling modality for treating various forms of trauma. Courtney Baggs is trained in IFS and uses this with therapy clients who are ready for trauma recovery, IFS can be scheduled in person or virtually for Tallahassee clients or virtually for anyone in the state of Florida.
Has your child or teenager overcome a traumatic event or stressful situation? TF-CBT is a trauma processing model for counseling children and teens. Courtney Baggs is trained in TF-CBT to help children and adolescents tell their story and recover from trauma. TF-CBT is available in Tallahassee or the state of Florida.
Chronic health issues can affect one’s entire life. In a world that values hustle culture, it can be hard to give yourself permission to manage your chronic illness with patience and compassion. Courtney Baggs specializes in counseling individuals who live with chronic health issues in Tallahassee or Florida. Many of her clients deal with chronic pain, autoimmune disorders, etc. You deserve a therapist who understands what your’re going though.
The teen and young adult years are complicated. These pivotal years help us develop our identity and independence. Adolescents and young adults don’t have to endure this stressful time alone. While Courtney Baggs sees clients as young as 10, but specializes in counseling clients from the age of young adolescents into adulthood in Tallahassee Florida.
Has a traumatic event left you with anxious thoughts, insecurities, flashbacks, intense emotions, numbness and overall depression? Courtney Baggs has specialized in counseling with families and survivors of various forms of trauma. She has experience working with trauma survivors including physical and sexual abuse, neglect and emotional abuse, relational trauma, etc. Courtney has been providing trauma therapy to Tallahassee for over 4 years.
Are you a female who is tired and overworked? Are you a women who feels worn out and even taken for granted? Many of Courtney's clients identify as female. Courtney Baggs is well versed in counseling folks who identify as female with a range of issues in Tallahassee.
Is your faith important to you? Do you want A safe space where you can express your faith and become more secure in your beliefs? Courtney Baggs helps clients who want to incorporate their own faith into counseling. She will support clients as they wrestle with their own beliefs and hold a space for clients to explore difficult questions about spirituality.
Counseling sessions with Courtney Baggs are $110 per session hour for in person or virtual appointments. If you are ready to schedule an appointment with Courtney, click below.
Join us for a Vision Board Workshop on December 9 from 9AM - 12 PM. This fun and creative event will be a lighthearted exploration using collage art making. Join us at our office at 1840 Fiddler Court or use the Zoom link to join virtually. Art supplies, Coffee, & Snacks provided for in person attendees.