Taira Burns is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the State of Tennessee. Taira’s background is in Clinical Mental Health Counseling with a focus in child, adolescent, and family therapy.

She also has extensive experience working with youth with alcohol and drug using behaviors, anxiety, depression, and family conflict.

Treatment Approach

Taira aims to provide a client-centered, solution-focused approach when working with clients. Her focus is to identify interventions and strategies to assist clients in meeting their own goals. She is trained in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Solution Focused Brief Therapy, and Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT).

Education & Credential:

  • Masters of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling – Carson-Newman University 2016
  • Bachelor of Arts in Research Psychology – Tusculum College 2014
  • National Certified Counselor
  • Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Tennessee