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 daughter, Brynlee Kate, and dog, Louie.


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.

Bridge Over River

Rachel Gulyas, MS, ALC

Rachel Gulyas graduated from Birmingham-Southern College with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology in 2008. She graduated from Alabama A&M University with a Master of Science in Counseling Psychology in 2013.  Rachel strives to provide a supportive, client-centered environment in which one can identify specific problems and build a plan to recovery. Rachel specializes in therapy for adolescents, though she works with clients of all ages. She helps with a variety of issues, including: anxiety, depression, bipolar disorders, OCD, and adjustment disorders. Rachel uses an integrative approach to therapy; essentially, she uses the techniques that are best suited to you and your specific problems. Her underlying theoretical orientation is Cognitive Behavioral Therapy which employs evidence-based interventions to help you, the client, learn to implement self-therapy and prevent relapse. Rachel is a Huntsville native. She lives with her partner, Josh, and their dog, Roscoe.


             Chloe Hammick, BS - Intern

Chloe Hammick graduated from Troy University in 2017 with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology. She is currently completing her Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, also from Troy University. Chloe's primary experience has been with acute psychiatric issues and within the child-welfare system. Through this, she has gained experience and knowledge dealing with clients with anxiety, depression, substance abuse, mental/physical abuse, and severe trauma. Chloe has worked with clients of all ages including children, adolescents, and adults; and also has provided family or group therapy sessions. Chloe is skilled in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, but is trained in other areas to provide the best approach that works for each unique client. Chloe has extensive knowledge of trauma informed care and understands that it may not always be easy for clients to open up. With her experience in very intense areas of counseling, Chloe strives to help clients know this is a safe environment to open up during each session. Chloe is a recent transplant to Huntsville and lives here with her young son, Andrew.

Wild Flowers

                Sydney Buchan, BA - Intern

Sydney Buchan is a master’s level intern enrolled in The University of North Alabama’s Clinical Mental Health Counseling program. Sydney is expected to graduate in December 2020 and is currently working under the supervision of Lindsay Burleson. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of North Alabama. 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 methods to help clients work through difficult times. She possesses an inclination toward the LGBT+ community and enjoys working with adolescents and adults. Sydney and her husband, DaCoda, have been married for 5 years and live in Muscle Shoals, AL. They have one daughter, Bonnie.


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