Samaritan Blog

Introducing child/adolescent therapist

We are excited to announce that Stautcia Singletary has joined our team of therapists!  Specializing in play therapy, Stautcia is a child and adolescent counselor with a Masters in Counseling from Georgia State.  For the last three years, she has been working with children, youth, and families at Odyssey Family Counseling. Some of her clinical […]

Soul Shop: Ministering to Suicidal Desperation

First Presbyterian Church of Atlanta will be hosting a workshop for pastors, ministry and youth leaders, seminary students, counselors, first responders, social work students, and anyone desiring to gain or enrich their skills in helping suicidal persons. Morning session: You can save a life! Afternoon session: You can create soul-safe communities! For more information, click to […]

Winter Newsletter 2017

Update from the Executive Director, Katie Sundermeier The Samaritan Counseling Center Team is excited about all that is happening, and we’re going to highlight a few of these things here! I began as the Executive Director this past May of 2016. This summer I learned the incredible stories of how we came to be and […]

Living in a Virtual World

Where: First Presbyterian Church, Fifield Hall When: Three Part Series, Wednesdays March 15, 22, 29 7:00-8:30pm What: Our children today live in a very different media and technology landscape than just a decade or two ago. Smartphones, high speed internet, modern video games, and social media have all risen in this short period of time. […]

Group Spiritual Direction

We are offering Group Spiritual Direction for Lent! Join a small group of 4-10 participants for six weeks led by one of the Spiritual Directors at SCCA.  This is a beautiful way to embark on a meaningful Lenten discipline this season. We will be offering a daytime group and an evening group.  Cost is $10/session, which includes your […]

Support Groups Forming

Let us know of your initial interest in joining one of the following support groups. Depending on interest level, we are hoping to put groups together in 2017 for the following topics: Cancer support Divorce support Bereavement/grief Children with disabilities, children with learning differences Parents of youth struggling with anxiety and depression If you would […]

Upcoming Events

On November 3rd, we are beginning a Divorce Support Group in collaboration with the Pastoral Care staff at First Presbyterian Church. This is a six-week program devoted to personal growth that is spiritual, mental, and emotional. It is based on The Complete Divorce Recovery Handbook by John P. Slinter. Men and women will meet in […]

Welcome to our new website!

Welcome to the new Samaritan of Atlanta website. With this new website, we hope to make our services more readily available to the people of Midtown Atlanta. Please meet our trained staff, learn about our services and support groups, and read our newsletter. We invite you to visit our website often to learn about upcoming […]