Savannah Becotte MA, ALC, NCC
Therapist with Empower Counseling
Therapist, space maker, hopeful wanderer.
I help women, who have defined themselves by trauma, separate from the past so they can enjoy a better future.
I teach women in disappointing relationships how to recognize codependency so that they can express their needs and have them met.
I guide motivated adults toward building more satisfying lives through value-based action.
What Sets Savannah Apart As A Counselor In Birmingham, AL
Savannah Becotte, MA, ALC, NCC, earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Alabama as well as a master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, and a certificate in marriage and family therapy—both from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. In fact, she’s licensed in the state of Alabama, a Nationally Certified Counselor, certified in Gottman Couples Therapy, and trained in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy.
Associate Licensed Counselor, National Certified Counselor
Areas of Therapeutic Focus
Notably, Savannah specializes in counseling adolescents, teens, young adults, and their families with diverse diagnoses, including depression, anxiety, trauma recovery, mood, and adjustment disorders. Savannah is particularly passionate about helping folks struggling with self-esteem, trauma, life transitions, relationship issues, codependency, and grief. She uses Acceptance and Commitment Therapy focusing on clients’ strengths, values, gratitude, emotion regulation, self-compassion, and mindfulness.
Therapy Provides Hope and a Brighter Future
Savannah is a warm, compassionate clinician who meets each client wherever they may be in their journey. Likewise, she recognizes the human experience is one that comes with inevitable suffering and understands this suffering often feels permanent. Savannah is here to empower you to find meaning in your struggle, create and choose new ways to relate to yourself, others, and the world around you. Savannah’s office is a safe, non-judgmental place for you to explore your needs, work toward your goals, and discover what a meaningful life looks like for YOU.
More About Savannah
Savannah has been in the mental health field for over five years working as a clinician and an administrator. She chose to pursue counseling after many years in the restaurant/service industry. Savannah demonstrates a passion for serving others in her office and in her community. In fact, she is the co-founder of a non-profit organization that raises awareness, fights stigma surrounding mental health and wellness, and provides support for impacted youth in her hometown of Anniston, AL. In her free time, Savannah enjoys traveling to see live music and loved ones, painting, and playing outside with her two rescue pups, and she is an aspiring plant lady.
Counseling for Depression, Anxiety, Trauma, and Life Transitions
Furthermore, Savannah is trained in Acceptance Commitment Therapy, which is a scientifically proven effective method for the treatment of anxiety and depression, as well as difficult transitions in life. Additionally, Savannah will work to uncover the root of the problem-any thoughts or behaviors causing anxiety or depression in your child, adolescent, or young adult’s life. Also, she will help reframe unhelpful thoughts, increase psychological flexibility, and teach skills and behaviors to unhook clients from anxiety and depression and move toward a better, more fulfilling life.
Savannah offers in-person and online therapy in Alabama at Empower Counseling’s Birmingham-based counseling clinic. Savannah offers services for:
I want to work with Savannah. What do I do Next?
- First, contact Savannah by filling out the short form below.
- Secondly, get to know your caring and compassionate therapist.
- Finally, start addressing the problems and move toward the life you want for yourself, your child, or your adolescent.
Savannah is available for counseling in the evenings and on weekends.
If you would like to make an appointment with Savannah, please complete the form below: