The ONLY Board-Certified Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) Led Center in the Charlotte-Metro Area

DBT Therapists in Charlotte

About Southlake Counseling

Welcome to Southlake Counseling

Kimberly B. Krueger, MSW, LCSW, and a team of hand-selected licensed mental health professionals, receive clients in a warm and supportive environment to provide attentive, personalized counseling services.

Southlake Counseling is an inclusive practice where everyone is welcome. Clients of all genders, ethnicities, ages, and faiths. Kimberly and her team offer supportive, customized counseling services to help clients of all ages develop the skills they need to cope with the stresses of everyday life and thrive.

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Southlake Counseling is DBT- Linehan Board Certified. By adhering to their evidence-based curriculum, we’re able to ensure clients and families that we’re following a model that has been proven to decrease self-harm rates and lower treatment dropout.

Our Program Adheres to the 4 pillars of Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT): 

Individual Therapy

Our personalized one-on-one sessions are designed to address your unique needs, helping you build coping skills and strategies for a healthier, more balanced life.

Group Therapy

Engage in supportive group settings where you can share experiences, gain insights from others, and practice new skills in a collaborative environment.

Phone Coaching

Access real-time support through phone coaching to help you apply DBT skills in everyday situations, ensuring you have the guidance you need, when you need it.


Consult Team

Our dedicated team of professionals collaborates regularly to review cases and provide comprehensive support, ensuring the highest quality of care for every client.

Something for Everyone

At Southlake Counseling, we understand that every person is unique, and so are their needs. That’s why we pride ourselves on offering a wide variety of services tailored to meet the diverse needs of our community. Whether you’re a single individual seeking personal growth, a couple looking to strengthen your relationship, or a family navigating life’s challenges, our eclectic team of professionals is here to help.

Our team is made up of specialists with diverse backgrounds and unique approaches, ensuring that we have the right fit for you. From our Charlotte DBT Therapists to play therapy for children to specialized support for high-conflict divorces, we cater to every age and stage of life. So, whether you’re facing a specific issue or just looking for a safe space to explore your thoughts and feelings, you’ll find the support you need at Southlake Counseling.

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We’re Passionate About Serving Everyone

The team at Southlake Counseling provides treatment for a comprehensive range of mental health issues including depression, eating disorders, trauma, personality disorders, and substance abuse. All clients, including individuals, couples, and families, receive personalized care and attention. Kimberly and her team provide specialized programs, including eating disorders and confidence-building, as well as high-conflict divorce assistance, and play therapy for children.

Self Love and Discovery Group

Where Clients Have The Chance To Transform Their Lives

The counselors develop meaningful connections with clients, going out of their way to help them feel comfortable while working through their issues and learning the skills they need to lead a fulfilling life. This practice helps clients build and maintain their connections with friends and family, which are essential to living with a sense of safety and purpose.

Explore the Power of Therapy

At Southlake Counseling, clients are free to explore their thoughts and emotions in a safe and compassionate environment. They learn how to communicate clearly and navigate relationships with greater ease and confidence.







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