Molly Petner, LMSW 

Child Therapist

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Molly provides evidence-based, client-centered therapeutic services to individuals navigating various behavior and emotional challenges. In addition to individual therapy, she offers family sessions and group therapy. Molly received her Masters Degree in Social Work as well as Certificates in QPR Suicide Prevention, Completion TF-CBT, Stewards of Children Darkness to Light, Professional Development (Mandated Reporters: Critical Links in Protecting Children in Georgia). She is multifaceted and eager to help in anyway possible. Molly chose this line of work because she wanted to help clients navigate complex situations in a fun, unique, and safe way that offers support and hope. Molly enjoys helping clients rediscover their values and personal strengths so that they may identify the kind of life they want to live and take steps to achieve their goals. Outside of work you can find her swing dancing, cooking, baking, and hiking. She even loves coming up with new and creative games to play in sessions, as well as developing resources for clients that can be carried after therapy. Molly is based in our Athens office and provides in-person and virtual sessions.