Improving the health of our community


Alicia started her career in public health in 2004, where she provided education and counseling on various topics such as sexuality, communicable diseases, and HIV/AIDS.   In 2009 she took this expertise to the mental health field and began working with groups, couples, young adults and children who desired additional support in life.


Now as a Licensed Professional Counselor, Certified EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing) therapist, TCTSY-Facilitator (Trauma Center Trauma Sensitive Yoga) and a Clinical Trauma Professional Alicia has made a personal commitment to the mental wellness of her community. Alicia uses EMDR and traditional therapy modalities to treat various life concerns such as anxiety, depression, trauma, and relationship issues.  

At A Life’s Journey, Alicia empowers individuals, couples, and families with a nonjudgmental approach to improving their overall well-being. She will assist you with being present in your journey and finding peace with it.

Kortney began working in the mental health field in 2004 where she worked in a residential setting providing direct care services to youth ages 5-18 years of age.  After obtaining her Masters Degree in Social Work in 2007, Kortney began to provide individual and family therapy services to families engaged in the division of social services as well as youth who had come in contact with the juvenile justice system. 

Kortney has years of experience facilitating individual, group, and family therapy services, and working with co-occurring disorders including substance abuse and eating disorders.  Kortney currently works with community partners to facilitate workshops to assist with bringing awareness and providing education regarding mental health.    

In 2013, Kortney along with a friend had the vision of opening their own private practice.  That vision now goes by the name of “A Life’s Journey.”  At A Life’s Journey, Kortney provides individual, group and family therapy services to individuals of all ages from all walks of life. 

Kortney is currently focused on growing her expertise and services offered at A Life’s Journey.    “Everyone has their own story….their own journey.  I am here to help you through yours, as someone helped me through mine.”

Alicia Taylor, LPC, Certified EMDR Therapist 

Clinical Trauma Professional

Kortney A. Carr, LCSW, LMSW

Clinical Trauma Professional

Counsel on Access to Lethal Means (Calm) Trainer