Avis Augustine Miller, LPC
Phone: (434) 421-5161
Email: [email protected]
Address: 1120 McConville Rd, Suite A, Lynchburg, VA 24502
Avis Augustine-Miller, LPC, LMHC, CPC, NCC, CCMHC worked in Emergency services as a Certified Prescreener for over seven years. She was also the Program Manager of Horizon’s Adult Residential Crisis Stabilization Unit, the Women’s Recovery Residence as well as the Emergency Services and the Food Services Departments. Avis has trained in trauma approaches to expand her treatment repertoire to better serve this population.
Avis is a Certified ASIST trainer – LivingWorks, CIT instructor, REVIVE! Trainer, and also an IPICD Excited Delirium & Agitated Chaotic Events Trainer. Avis is experienced in treating law enforcement, service members and other first responders, as well as trauma survivors, in emergency mental health, residential substance abuse treatment and currently in her own her therapy private practice Distinctively Yours, LLC Counseling and Consulting – with the motto: Out of Chaos and Trauma, Recreating a Life Distinctively Yours. She offers individual, couples and family therapy via telehealth.
- Age Group: Ages 12+
- Insurances Accepted: Aetna, Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna, Optum/United Health Care, Tricare, & Optima
- Language(s) spoken: English, French, & Creole
- LGBTQIA+ Friendly / Affirming
- Brainspotting – Phase 1
- Brainspotting – Phase 2
- Brainspotting – Advanced/Specialty Training
- Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing (EMDR) – Part 1
- Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing (EMDR) – Part 2
Please mention that you were referred by Healing TREE when / if you reach out to anyone in our Approved Care Network. Special rates and scheduling arrangements may be possible with some of our providers.
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The providers alone, and not Healing TREE, are responsible for the care that they provide. Healing TREE has, to the best of our ability, vetted their practices and made sure that they understand, are capable of, and trained in treating trauma. Currently, our network of approved care and supplemental care providers is only in the USA. If you have any questions or concerns about any of these providers, please don’t hesitate to contact us.