Love, Hope & Healing

  • Everyone deserves a safe space to feel seen, heard & challenged.

  • Through conversation, therapeutic activities and reflection, I help you Navigate your Courage.

  • From feelings we experience on a regular basis to making difficult decisions, I am here to help.

  • You have taken the first step by reading this, so I encourage you to continue being courageous by scheduling a complimentary 15 minute conversation to explore how we can collaborate.


One Step Closer


Dr. Dodson

Professional Counseling, Coaching & Consulting

I am Justin Dodson, PhD, LPC an author, speaker, and therapist. I am a native of Memphis, TN and I attended the University of Tennessee Chattanooga, where I earned my B.S. in Psychology. I went on to graduate as the first African American male to earn a Masters in Counseling from Lipscomb University. I then became the first African American male to earn a PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision from the University of Memphis. 


My experience includes adjunct professor, academic counseling, sexual assault and QPR certified suicide prevention training & consulting. I have worked with professional students, addiction, divorce, parenting, sex offender behavior, & common life adjustments.

I specialize working with adult men and couples who have some but not limited to the following presenting concerns

  • Men who are struggling with career, family, stress management, porn & sex addiction, personal identity, relationship, and school concerns. 

  • Men who are experiencing depression, anxiety, fear, or other issues that hinder their ability to live their lives the way they would like to/deserve. 

  • Men and couples who have communication or intimacy barriers, difficulty trusting, or overcoming infidelity.


  • I provide a down to earth, professional environment for clients to feel valued and accepted. There is no matter too small to explore. I use therapeutic assignments that align with your goals to to help direct the counseling process.

  • I expect clients to show up as you are, commit, and continue putting one foot in front of the other.


I accept credit, debit, and HSA. 




United Health Care

Telehealth and In-Person options available. 

My Services
  • Individual ($130/hr) Couples Counseling ($175/hr)

  • Contact to book a development/training session for your organization.

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  • Mental health & wellness consultation for businesses.

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"Working with Justin was instrumental in my success and progress during a difficult time in my life. He equipped me with tools and helped me to navigate through issues that I still use today even years after I learned them."

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Contact Me

You can reach me today via phone, email or by booking a call using my online calendar. I would be happy to discuss how I can help you.

1661 International Dr. Suite 400
Memphis, TN 38120


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