Jewel Butler, MA, LPC: Jbutler@wakeforestcounseling.net
Jewel is a North Carolina Licensed Professional Counselor and a Nationally Certified Counselor. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from University of North Carolina at Charlotte, and later earned a Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology (with an emphasis in Marriage & Family Therapy) from the University of San Francisco in California.  Jewel has been practicing in the field of mental health for over ten years, providing a variety of different services such as case management, mental health advocacy, wrap-around services, consultation services, in addition to therapy/counseling services.  Jewel's specialties are child & adolescent issues, relationship & family problems, adjustment problems, depression, anxiety, stress management, anger management and ADHD.

Jewel is currently accepting new clients.  She maintains afternoon & evening office hours Monday - Thursday.  Jewel is an in-network provider for: BlueCross BlueShield, Cigna, Aetna, Magellan Health Services, Medicaid, NC Health Choice, MHN, United Behavioral Health, Tricare  and Medicaid.  To schedule an appointment with Jewel, please click on the link below or call our office at (919) 554-4027.





Crystal Burwell Gatling, MA, LPC: Cgatling@wakeforestcounseling.net
Crystal Burwell Gatling is a licensed professional counselor in the state of North Carolina. She has over six years of experience in the counseling field and is pursuing a doctorate in Counselor Education from North Carolina State University. Her clinical theoretical approach includes cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT). Her areas of clinical specialty include women’s issues, trauma/depression, anxiety disorders, addiction, and child/adolescent issues. She also enjoys couples/marriage counseling with a focus on restoration and forgiveness.

Crystal is currently accepting new clients.  She maintains office hours on Monday, Tuesday & Thursday.  Crystal is an in-network provider for: BlueCross BlueShield, Cigna, and NC Health Choice.  To schedule an appointment with Crystal, please click on the link below or call our office at (919) 554-4027.





Sandy Sala, MA, LPC: Ssala@wakeforestcounseling.net
Sandy has been working as a licensed professional counselor in NC since relocating to the state from Michigan in 2011.  She achieved her Masters degree in counseling in 2003 and has practiced in the field of mental health since that time, gaining experience working with individuals, couples, pre-teens, and adolescents.  Sandy has a broad base of experience that includes issues such as anxiety, depression, mood instability, grief and loss, trauma, stress management, gender identity, and women’s issues.  Sandy strives to collaborate with clients on identifying factors that promote health and life satisfaction and teaching skills that promote change towards effectively achieving desired goals. 

Sandy is currently accepting new clients. She maintains office hours on Fridays.  Sandy is an in-network provider for: BlueCross BlueShield, Medicaid (Wake & Durham Co. only), & Aetna. To schedule an appointment with Sandy, please click on the link below or call our office at (919) 554-4027.







Stephanie Phillips, M.Ed., LPC: Sphillips@wakeforestcounseling.net
Stephanie is a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Nationally Certified Counselor.  She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and Masters of Education in Counseling from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro.  Stephanie has been practicing in the field of mental health for over four years providing a variety of different services including case management, consultation, intensive in home, and community support in additional to therapy services.  Stephanie’s specialty areas include working with children & adolescents on bullying, peer pressure, rebuilding family communication, school behavior problems, depression, anxiety, grief/trauma, stress management, anger management and ADHD.  Stephanie also works with adult clients who are dealing with anxiety, depression, anger, job concerns, relationship difficulties and adjustments to life events.  Her clinical approaches include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), and Solution Focused Therapy.

Stephanie is not accepting new clients at this time.
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Wake Forest Counseling Associates
Jewel Butler