Fall Foliage

Lindsay Burleson, MTS, MEd

Lindsay Burleson is a National Certified Counselor (NCC), Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), and certified by the International Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Foundation to provide intensive outpatient services.  
Lindsay is a Summa Cum Laude graduate from Samford University with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology; she holds a Master of Theological Studies from Beeson Divinity School and a Master of Education in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from the University of Montevallo. Lindsay has the ability to provide counseling with an inclination toward spirituality if a client so desires. She conducts outpatient diagnostic evaluations, individual psychotherapy (behavior management techniques, parenting education, cognitive behavior therapy, and exposure and response prevention) and intensive outpatient therapy.  Her training involves extensive work with attention deficit & disruptive behavior disorders, depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety disorders including obsessive compulsive disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder, substance abuse, and eating disorders.  She also provides pre-marital/marital counseling and divorce recovery.  Lindsay and her husband, Aaron, live in Huntsville with their daughters, Brynlee Kate and Rebecca Blair, and dog, Louie.

Leaf

Maggie Futch, MA, LPC

Maggie Futch graduated from the University of North Alabama with her Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology in 2010. She graduated from Argosy University, Nashville, with her Master of Arts degree in Mental Health Counseling in 2014. Maggie has experience with children, adolescents, and adults with a wide variety of mental health issues including depression, anxiety, OCD, eating disorders, bipolar disorder, ADHD, and behavior issues. She is trained in both cognitive behavioral therapy and exposure and response prevention therapy. Maggie strives to provide a safe, welcoming environment for her clients and takes time to build a strong therapeutic relationship with the individuals and families she serves. Maggie is trained in both assessment and treatment of ADHD and specific learning disabilities including recommendations for academic accommodations for students of all ages. Maggie is a National Certified Counselor (NCC), Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), and certified by the International Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Foundation to provide intensive outpatient services for individuals with OCD. Maggie and her husband, Bradley, have been married since 2013 and have two sons, Mac and Tucker.

Wandering Traveler
 Sydney Buchan, MA, ALC

 Sydney Buchan is a National Certified Counselor (NCC) and Associate Licensed Counselor (ALC). She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of North Alabama. Sydney obtained a Master of Arts degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from The University of North Alabama in December 2020. She is currently working under the supervision of Alicia Kelly, LPC-S. Sydney strives to provide a warm, welcoming environment for her clients by building strong therapeutic relationships. Sydney incorporates a client-centered approach and uses CBT and exposure and response prevention therapy to help clients work through difficult times. Sydney has experience working with anxiety, depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and post-traumatic stress disorder. She possesses an inclination toward the LGBTQ+ community and enjoys working with adolescents, adults, and couples. 

Crossing the River

Anna Naylor, BS, Intern

Anna Naylor is a master’s level intern enrolled in the Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program at Jacksonville State University. She is on track to graduate December 2021 and is currently working under the supervision of Maggie Futch, LPC. Anna holds a Bachelor of Science in Sociology with a minor in Family Studies from the University of North Alabama. Her philosophy is that counseling is a collaborative effort between client and counselor and that together, goals can be reached. She strives to provide a warm and welcoming environment that provides you with the grace and space needed to process life's most difficult challenges. Anna makes every effort to provide this type of space for each client by building a solid therapeutic relationship. She achieves this type of environment and relationship through the utilization of various methods such as, Adlerian, Person-centered, CBT, and mindfulness. Anna focuses on treatment of anxiety, depression, life transitions, and relationship difficulties. She has a special rapport with adolescents and young adults but has experience with all individuals from adolescence through adulthood. Anna and her husband, Jeb, have been married since 2017 and live in Albertville, AL with their cat, Phoebe.

Forest

Calah Fite, MEd, ALC

Calah Fite is is an Associate Licensed Counselor (ALC) with 5 years of experience counseling children, adolescents, and young adults. She obtained her Masters of Education in Human Developmental Counseling from Vanderbilt University in 2018 after graduating from Belmont University with a Bachelor of Science in Social Entrepreneurship with a minor in Theology & The Arts in 2016. 


Calah’s clinical interests include anxiety, depression, perfectionism. women's issues, grief, relationship issues, self sabotage/goal setting, trauma, boundaries, spirituality, and life-transitions for children, adolescents, and young adults. She seeks to bring awareness and change so clients can exchange negative thought patterns and behaviors for a renewed sense of peace and wholeness.


Her approach is integrative, holistic, and relational. She pull from various therapeutic methods to tailor them to the needs of each individual client. She is trained in Mindfulness, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Solution Focused Brief Therapy, (SFBT) and Internal Family Systems Therapy (IFS) to effectively help each client reach their goals. She is currently working under the supervision of Stacie Scherer-LPC-S. While not counseling, she and her husband Peyton are newlyweds who love playing music and currently live near Downtown Huntsville.