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Our mental health professional is Lynn Hazard Lynn M. Hazard, LICSW-PIP, CAMS-II (Alabama License #1208-3621C).

        Lynn is the owner of KIND Counseling & Community Services, LLC. She is a licensed clinical social worker and certified anger management specialist. Her MSW Degree is from the University of Alabama (2011) and BSW from the University of Alabama at Birmingham (2005). Her anger management training is through High Impact Training & Counseling, Inc. and certified through the International Association of Certified Anger Management Specialists (#2105).  

        Lynn attended levels 1 & 2 of the EAGALA method in October, 2017. She has also completed the three day EAGALA course: "So, you want to work with the military?"  She is currently working toward trauma certification through the International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation. She makes presentations on trauma issues, with a suicide focus,  to local and national audiences.  She retired from many professions: 25+ years as an occupational therapist, 10 years as a licensed teacher, and 7+ years in rehabilitation services to the blind and visually impaired.  

Equine Assisted Therapy


There is NO riding in this therapy, and no horse experience required.

We follow the EAGALA model, which is client focused. Each session includes a team of two facilitators: a licensed mental health professional, and an equine specialist.