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“The richness, beauty and depths of love can only be fully experienced in a climate of complete openness, honesty and vulnerability.”

– Anthony Venn Brown

Please click the button below to schedule an free 20-minute consult with our therapists in North Carolina.
If you need help, please email



We have some new faces at Be BOLD, which allows us to have immediate availability for individual therapy, EMDR therapy in North Carolina, couples therapy in North Carolina, relationship therapy in NC, marital therapy in NC, and premarital counseling – as early as today! We have evening therapy appointments for your after work and after school therapy needs as well!

Providers with immediate availability include:


Claire Sanguedolce (she/her) is an LCSW-A with immediate daytime and afternoon availability! You can learn more about Claire here

Briana Garcia (she/her) LCSW-A has immediate daytime and afternoon availability! You can learn more about Briana here!

Megan Peedin (she/her) is an LCSW, LCAS-A with availability for EMDR clients. You can learn more about Megan here.

Bailey Hanagan (he/him) LCSWA has immediate availability, including after-school hours. You can learn more about Bailey here

Mary Caldwell-Pineda (she/her) LMFT has immediate daytime and afternoon availability! You can learn more about Mary here


Shantell Carraway, LMFT (she/her) has immediate availability for new clients, including some slots from 4-8pm!! Shantell has completed her Gottman Level I Training and is in the process of Gottman Level II training. She also has experience in Emotion Focused Therapy. Learn more about Shantell here!

Mary Caldwell-Pineda (she/her) LMFT has immediate daytime and afternoon availability! Mary enjoys working with adult family members, especially mothers/daughters,  and couples. You can learn more about Mary here

Click the blue button above to see up-to-date availability for telehealth counseling in North Carolina! During the free 20-minute consultation, we can chat about what you are looking for support around, ask any questions you may have, and we can decide If we are a good match! No pressure, just connection.

Don’t see the availability or the clinician that works for you? Need help figuring out who might be the best therapist for you? Email us at! Our amazing admin team can help answer questions and get you scheduled with the best therapist for you!

If you have questions relating to starting therapy, want to know more about our assessment services, are curious about our clinician specialties/availability fees, or need help scheduling your free 20 minute consult, you can call, text, or email us today!

Call/text 919-525-1873 or email today to get started with your therapist in North Carolina.

We will respond within two business days (usually less!) Monday – Friday. If you submit using our online form and do not hear back, please email us directly at the email above.

Our team of trauma-informed, LGBTQIA+ allied or identified therapists in North Carolina are looking forward to meeting you! We cannot wait to join you on your path towards living your best, most BOLD life!

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