Experienced Doctors, Counselors, and Therapists
Effective counseling requires open and honest communication between you and your therapist, but it is more than just talking. When you need help, you need to talk to an experienced, trained professional. All of our therapists are licensed professionals with experience in treating mental health disorders.
Daniel Mejer, M.D.
Dr. Daniel Mejer is a psychiatrist in Alabama with over 31 years of diverse experiences. He received his medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine and has been in practice diagnosing and treating mental illnesses through adult, child, and adolescent psychiatry.
Dr. Mejer mixes psychopharmaceuticals and evidence-based psychotherapy to help patients receive the best outcome possible for their personal issues.
Tamekia “Honest T” Cathright, PhD, LPC, NCC
Licensed Professional Counselor/National Certified
Tamekia “Honest T” Cathright is an EMDR trained Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in Alabama and Texas and a National Board-Certified Counselor (NCC) with a background in psychology and counseling.
Dr. “Honest T” received her BS in Rehabilitation Science with a concentration in Clinical Rehabilitation Counseling from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. She also completed her MS in Counseling & Psychology with a concentration in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from a CACREP accredited program at Troy University. Plus, she has a Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision from a CACREP accredited program at the University of the Cumberlands.
Dr.“Honest T” is a member of the American Counseling Association, Alabama Counseling Association, Texas Counseling Association, Association for Counselor Education and Supervision, and Chi Sigma Iota (ΧΣΙ). She provides therapeutic services for anyone struggling with mental health concerns, including assessing, diagnosing, and treating mental, emotional, and behavioral disorders by providing counseling services. She also has been privileged to work with a multicultural population while being the wife of a veteran and values developing high-quality relationships with everyone no matter their background. Dr. “Honest T” believes that everyone deserves to care for their psychological well-being no matter their circumstances. Therefore, she offers individual, group, and distance counseling and consulting by video, along with in-person counseling, business consulting, and concierge services.
She is devoted to providing a non-judgmental, reliable, safe, and empathetic space in which individuals can talk authentically and openly about life’s challenges. Her clinical concentration includes relationship and image issues, mental and emotional imbalances, family and couple’s conflict, corporate stress assessment, diversity and cultural sensitivity training, and crisis intervention. However, she is amenable to helping you find resources if your needs are outside of her scope of practice. Discovering whatever you need to have a candid psychological breakthrough is a top priority. Dr. “Honest T” practices from evidence-based approaches to therapy such as EMDR, cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) along with other goal-oriented therapies that suit clients’ needs, with a humanistic style. She desires to help individuals meet their goals, find strength, and obtain empowerment through honesty.
Dr. Lynna Meadows, LPC-S
Behavioral Health Director/ Licensed Professional
Counselor Supervisor/Clinical Supervisor
Lynna has her PhD in Philosophy specializing in Behavioral Health. She also is a Clinical Certified Trauma Specialist (CCTS) and a Supervisory Licensed Professional Counselor (SLPC). Dr. Meadows has her licensure with the Alabama Board of Examiners in Counseling. Currently, she supervises individuals seeking their licensure with the State of Alabama.
Dr. Meadows became the owner of Comprehensive Counseling Associates, LLC, in Montgomery, Alabama, in 2004, and is currently the clinical supervisor of Honest Counseling & Psychological in Ft. Payne, Alabama.
Lynna received her BS degree in Early Childhood Development from the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, and her Master of Science degree in General Counseling from Alabama State University, and her PhD from International of Graduate Studies, New York.
At the American Counseling Association’s 2019 Conference in New Orleans, Lynna was awarded the ‘Lifetime Achievement Award” Military and Government Counseling Association. In March of 2015, she was awarded the prestigious “Professional of the Year, Association of Counselors and Educators in Government”, at The American Counseling Association Conference, 2015, Orlando, Florida.
With the American Counseling Association, Dr. Meadows has served as an elected member of the Board of Directors of the Military and Government Counseling Association (MGCA) and as President in 2014. She was elected to the Governing Council of American Counseling Association where she served for 5 years. She also served on the Financial Affairs Committee, Investments Committee, and the Professional Standards Committee of the American Counseling Association (ACA).
In addition to MGCA, she was elected President-Elect of the National Employment Counseling Association and is a member of the American Mental Health Counseling Association.
Dr. Meadows is a member of St. Philips Episcopal Church and Daughters of the King in Ft. Payne, AL. Lynna is a member of the Ft. Payne, AL Chamber of Commerce. She is a member of the Hunt Springs Daughters of the American Revolution in Huntsville, AL, where she is Chairman of the Women’s Issues Committee. In Mentone, AL she founded the Little River AA Group, and the Little River Al-Anon Group in 2015.
Clinical Mental Health Counselor, Intern
Barry is a native of DeKalb County. His goal is to serve his community to the best of his ability. He is an active member of New Life Ministries. Barry received his Bachelor of Science degree from Jacksonville State University in Criminal Justice, with a minor in Corrections, and a concentration in Forensic Science. He also received his counselor education as a Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from a CACREP accredited program at Liberty University. Barry provides counseling services under the direct supervision of Dr. Lynna Meadows to anyone seeking assistance no matter their background. His goal is to provide a safe and judgment free space for everyone. He provides individual, couple, premarital, marriage, and Christian based counseling to all ages. Barry uses various methods and will work with you on an individual level to determine what approach best fits your needs.
Beth Bowman, LPC, CPCS
Licensed Professional Counselor (GA)
Clinical Mental Health Counselor Intern (AL)
Beth is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Supervisor and holds a Master’s Degree in Guidance and Counseling from the University of West Georgia. She has over 31 years of clinical experience in a variety of settings including the inpatient hospital setting (State of GA), non-profits, crisis assessment and intervention and private practice. She has provided clinical and administrative supervision to clinicians as well as project management for crisis programs in both the public and private sector. Beth has worked with individuals throughout the life span, in addition to individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities.
She has a broad range of clinical experience in the following areas:
- Anxiety disorders
- Women’s Issues
- LGBTQ Issues
- Complicated Grief
- Stress Management
- Trauma and Abuse
- Family and Relationship Issues
- Self Esteem Issues
- Boundaries, assertiveness
Beth’s approach emphasizes the mutual development of goals and ongoing assessment of the therapeutic relationship. Beth is trained in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma Counseling and Crisis Intervention. Beth continually seeks opportunities to further develop her skills, specifically grief and trauma and is committed to an integrated, holistic approach to mental health. Beth’s work emphasizes self-compassion, building supports and the cultivation of resilience for a successful life experience.
Beth is also a lifelong martial artist and includes work on body awareness and empowerment, nurturing intuition and the discovery and empowerment of one’s own voice. She has been a presenter at state and national conferences, as well as local workshops on the following:
- Trauma Informed Care for Healthcare Staff
- Self Defense for Safety and Healing
- Boundary Setting (Setting Limits with Peers) for Middle and High School Girls
- Recognizing Microaggressions
- Bystander Intervention
- Self-Compassion as Self Defense