Fresh Start for the Mind

Asha Dickerson, Ph.D., LPC

  • Specialty: Clinical and academic specialties include social and cultural diversity, addiction, and blended family issues
  • Location: Canton & Stockbridge
  • Network: AETNA, BCBS, CIGNA, HUMANA, AMERIGROUP, WELLCARE, CARESOURCE

Dr. Asha Dickerson began her professional career working for the Alabama Department of Human Resources Child Protective Services (CPS) Division. Her clinical and academic specialties include social and cultural diversity, addiction, and blended family issues. Her goal is to educate, encourage, and enrich the lives of her clients, students, and the community through her commitment to advocacy, mental health, family wellness, and leadership.

Dr. Dickerson is a National Certified Counselor, Licensed Professional Counselor, and Certified Professional Counselor. Dr. Dickerson graduated from the University of Alabama at Birmingham with bachelor’s degrees in Psychology and History and a master’s degree in Community/Agency Counseling. She received a doctoral degree in Counselor Education and Supervision at Auburn University.

Contact us today to schedule an appointment with Dr. Dickerson.

COVID-19 Update:
Practicing social distancing is the most responsible behavior in which we can all engage at this time. For the utmost health of you, us, and our families, Fresh Start for the Mind is conducting the majority of our services via VIDEO TELEHEALTH. Our administrative team will be happy to assist you with setting up a new or recurring appointment. We are also honored to offer Crisis Counseling to local medical staff and other front-line workers. Click here for more information.