Dedicated Counselors Who Care About You
When you need help in facing a difficult time in your life, our dedicated, kind and caring staff will be there for you.

Walter L. Frazier, PhD, LPC, NCC

Executive Director
Walter is the Director of Academic Quality at the School of Counseling at Walden University. He is a Licensed Professional Counselor and a National Certified Counselor. Walter is also a Board Qualified Supervisor for LPCs. He served as a member of the Mississippi State Board of Examiners for Licensed Professional Counselors where he was the Board Chair. Walter is an Ordained United Methodist Minister, and in 2009 he completed his Doctor of Philosophy Degree in Counselor Education and Supervision from Mississippi State University.  He served as the Chair of the By-Laws Committee for the American Counseling Association. Walter also served as the Senior Editor for the Journal of Counseling Research and Practice (The Mississippi Counseling Association Journal). In 2006, Walter received the American Mental Health Counselors Association’s Counselor of the Year and the Mississippi Licensed Professional Counselors Association’s award for Licensed Professional Counselor of the Year.

Lynn Etheridge, JD, PhD, LPC-S, RPTS, NCC

Lynn provides counseling services in the Port Gibson offices. She is a graduate of Mississippi College with a Masters of Science in Counseling Psychology. She also has a Juris Doctorate Degree from the University of Mississippi Law School. Lynn graduated in August of 2011 with a Doctor of Philosophy in Counselor Education from the University of Mississippi. Lynn is a Licensed Professional Counselor and is Board Qualified Supervisor. She is a Registered Play Therapist, and she also is a member of the Mississippi Bar Association. She is a Past-President of the Mississippi Licensed Professional Counselors Association and a Past-President of the Mississippi Counseling Association.

Kathryn Wright, MS, LPC, NCC

Kathryn is a Licensed Professional Counselor. She graduated from Mississippi College in 2013 with a Master’s in Marriage and Family Counseling. She is currently pursuing her Ph.D. in Counselor Education from Walden University. She specializes in couple and family issues. She is trained in Basic EMDR therapy. She is a member of the Mississippi Counseling Association, American Counseling Association, and the Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (ACES). She is also secretary of the Mississippi Licensed Professional Counselors Association (MLPCA).

Harold Melancon, M.A., LPC

Harold is a Licensed Professional Counselor for the state of Mississippi and provides counseling services at our main office on Cherry Street. He is a graduate of Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, LA. . Harold is a former secondary education teacher. He has experience in substance abuse clinics, private practice, inpatient services, and has worked with in the correctional facility. He has over 20 years’ experience counseling in various settings. He is a member of the American Counseling Association.

Chaney Carlucci, M.S., LPC, NCC

Chaney is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Mississippi. She is a graduate from Mississippi College with a M.S. in Marriage and Family Counseling. She holds a certification from the National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC). Chaney has experience in hospital settings and domestic violence work. She has received additional training in Trauma Focused Therapy. She is a member of the Mississippi Counseling Association.

Andrew J. Breland, MS, LPC, BC-TMH, NCC

Andrew Breland is a Licensed Professional Counselor, National Certified Counselor, and Board Certified Telemental Health provider able to serve Texas and Mississippi.  He prides himself on his work with the LGBTQ population, abuse and trauma work with children and adolescents, bereavement and grief work, drug and sex addiction counseling, and family and couple’s counseling.  Andrew enjoys working through creative techniques to help his clients such as drama, play, music, art, spirit animal discovery, meditation, guided imagery, and dream work.   As an experiential therapist, Andrew bases the needs for clients by what they say they need and uses DBT skills to assist.  By sharing collective unconscious space with his clients, he hopes that they discover how to better their own journey!

Eric Wood, LPC

Eric Wood is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Nationally certified trauma focused cognitive behavior therapist (TF-CBT). A graduate of Mississippi College, creative artist, and passionate civil rights activist, he brings a unique perspective to counseling. He has extensive work with the adolescents and youth with trauma histories and the LGBTQ population. Eric holds a deep value that everyone deserves dignity and respect and that all people have strengths and skills that they have yet to uncover. He enjoys partnering with clients to find creative ways to achieve the future that they wish to create.

Reverend Dave McKinney, Executive Assistant

Dave is an Ordained Deacon in the United Methodist Church. Dave holds a Master Business Administration from University of Montana and Bachelor of Science in Business Management from Mississippi State University. His seminary training is from Asbury Seminary in Wilmore, Kentucky. Dave is a retired Colonel from the Air Force.


Anna Sanders, Office Manager

Anna is the office manager overseeing billing and scheduling for all our locations. She is a graduate of Alcorn State University with a Bachelor of Business Administration.  She is certified in Mental Health First Aid.  Anna is a Notary Public.