DR.JOSH MAGRUDER,PhD,NCC,LPC,BC-TMH 

LICENSED PROFESSIONAL COUNSELOR

Dr. Magruder has over 14 years experience counseling individuals of all ages. He uses a combination of client-centered therapy, psychodynamics, and cognitive behavioral therapy to help people make the needed changes they desire from therapy.

 

Dr. Magruder believes that mental health issues are often symptoms of deeper suffering, and that by building a strong therapeutic relationship those problems become less impactful on a person’s life. He seeks to get to the root of the problem of the people he works with to help relieve their symptoms and suffering. Dr. Magruder believes when you understand yourself, the world around you, and your relationships with others, you can find an end to the suffering you are experiencing. 

“Every behavior is driven by your feelings. Under those feelings is a basic human need, and when you understand your needs and values rather than focusing on your behavior, you start to focus on the root of the issue, not the symptoms.”

- Dr. Magruder 

 

         

 

 

         

         2017 Licensed Professional Counselor of the Year

         by the Mississippi Licensed Professional Counselor Association 

 

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No matter what your story is: You deserve to be heard, You deserve respect, and You deserve to have the chance to find Your own answers.

 

- Dr. Magruder

AREAS I CAN HELP

  • Individuals 18+

  • Depression

  • Anxiety 

  • Trauma

  • Sexual dysfunction

  • LGBTQ+ issues

  • Loss of meaning

  • Career development 

  • Veterans and first responder issues

  • Existential dilemmas

HOW TO START THERAPY

  1. Choose whether you prefer a face to face or Telehealth appointment

  2. Call to schedule an appointment

 

​Masters of Education

University of Mississippi

 

Doctorate of Philosophy and Counselor Education and Supervision

University of Mississippi 

EDUCATION 

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"The only normal people are the ones you don't know very well."

- Alfred Adler