Callie Brown, MA, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Callie Brown is a dedicated and experienced clinical psychotherapist. Her passion for supporting mental health and performance in athletes led her to specialize in working with youth, high school, and collegiate athletes, as well as other performance-minded individuals. With a strong academic background, Callie earned her Master’s Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and a bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science, both from Georgian Court University (GCU).

Callie employs a personalized approach in her counseling practice, integrating cognitive-behavioral, dialectical behavior, and mindfulness-based interventions. Her goal is to meet each client at their unique stage of development, fostering mental well-being, enhancing sport performance, and helping athletes navigate challenges both on and off the playing field.

In her extensive experience, Callie has demonstrated a profound understanding of the emotional toll, pressures, and expectations faced by students, athletes, and other high-performing individuals. She is skilled in guiding them through these challenges, providing support to navigate the complexities of their roles.

Callie’s deep connection to lacrosse is evident in her background as a player and coach. She played lacrosse at both the DIII and DII levels, transferring to GCU after her first year. Post-undergrad, she served as the head coach of a local high school lacrosse team for two years. During her master’s program, Callie took on the role of Graduate Assistant Women’s Lacrosse Coach at GCU. Her coaching experience extends to seven years in club lacrosse, highlighting her commitment to nurturing young talent in the sport.

Callie Brown is not only a skilled professional but also a compassionate advocate for athlete mental well-being, demonstrating her dedication to the holistic development of individuals in the world of sports and performance.

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND:

Master Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling – Georgian Court University

Bachelor Degree in Exercise Science – Georgian Court University

Callie has extensive experience in the following areas:

  • Academic / Occupational Stressors
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Athletic Performance
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Depression
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Impulse Control
  • Life Transitions
  • Mood Disorders
  • Performance Difficulties
  • Peer Related Issues
  • Relationship Dyamics
  • Self Esteem
  • Trauma / PTSD

Callie is highly skilled and knowledgeable in a variety of modalities that include but are not limited to:

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Dialectical Behavioral Therapy
  • Emotionally Focused Therapy
  • Life Transitions Theory
  • Mindfulness Based Therapy
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Psychoeducation
  • Psychotherapy
  • Solution Focused Brief Therapy
  • Strength Based Therapy
  • Trauma Focused Therapy