Amy McMillan, M.Ed., LPCS
Licensed Professional Counselor, Nationally Board Certified Clinical Therapist, Believe
Amy has worked in the Eating Disorder and Recovery field for over 15 years. She is a counselor, educator, consultant, clinical supervisor, and practicing owner of Believe In Therapy, a therapeutic center for change. Nationally Board Certified, Amy is a graduate of North Carolina State University’s Psychology, Sociology, and Counseling programs. She specializes in treating eating disorders, depression, anxiety, dual diagnoses, and trauma. Utilizing eclectic methods, Amy is trained in DBT, CBT, hypnotherapy, relaxation techniques, guided imagery, and art therapy.
Amy is an active consultant to other professionals, as well as speaking for companies including Glaxo Smith Kline, SAS, CRC Health Group, YMCA, Lifetime Fitness, Blue Cross Blue Shield's Health Awareness drive at North Carolina Farm Bureau, and LPCANC. Amy worked for Guardian ad Litem, an organization providing counseling for abused and neglected children, and was the Clinical Director for a Critical Access Behavioral Health Agency. She is a trained DBT provider, and was invited to lead DBT groups at Carolina House IOP, as well as providing individual treatment in the residential program of Carolina House. Her articles and presentations have included topics such as, DBT and CBT in treating Binge Eating Disorders, Treating Eating Disordered Clients in Private Practice, Addictions, Trauma and Mindfulness.