Marquita Sams, Intern

Hi, my name is Marquita Sams. I believe that everyone has something to give to this world, including you! I am committed to helping people overcome their challenges to achieve their life purpose and goals. I have my bachelor’s degree in African & African-American Studies and Dance and a Master of Fine Arts degree in Dance. I am a creative and compassionate individual who loves helping people feel better about themselves. I am currently a graduate student pursuing a Master of Social Work degree. As a Master level intern and future Licensed Clinical Social Worker, my goal is to facilitate the healing process through therapy. In my practice, I provide a safe space for my clients to express themselves and reflect on their feelings, thoughts, and behaviors. I tailor my therapeutic approach to my clients’ needs but primarily use Cognitive Behavior Therapy and Solution Focused Therapy. I enjoy working with individuals who are growing and trying to become their authentic selves. I am especially passionate about affirming individuals on a spiritual journey. Through empowerment, I assist my clients in becoming confident in themselves and their journey.

I am a great match with the following concerns and/or populations:

  • Anxiety
  • Career Counseling
  • Chronic Illness
  • Depression
  • Grief
  • LGBTQ+
  • Life Stage Transitions
  • Non-traditional Religion/Spirituality
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Women’s Issues and Empowerment

Individual Counseling:

  • First Visit: 60 minutes – $50
  • Subsequent Visits: 45 minutes – $50

Couples or Family Counseling:

  • First Visit: 60 minutes – $60
  • Subsequent Visits: 45 minutes – $60

Payment methods Marquita is currently accepting:

  • Reduced intern rates
Marquita is not a fully licensed therapist is currently under the supervision of Amy Ripley.


255 Corporate Center Dr. Suite C
Stockbridge, GA 30281

1370 Thompson Bridge Rd. Suite 201
Gainesville, GA 30501

1640 Powers Ferry Rd. SE Building 9
Suite 350 Office 2
Marietta, GA 30067

support@tinyplanetcounseling.com
678-982-4483

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