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We work with a select high performing individual who is ready to make sustainable changes in their life. Our environment is down to earth, professional, and safe. We will continually shift the practice as clinicians grow to reach more populations over time. We aim to equip clients to navigate their own courage to live how they would like and deserve by increasing emotional intelligence, developing trust through 1:1 therapeutic relationship, and staying aligned with client goals.  Our goal is for our clients to walk away with courage, experience a decrease in unwanted symptoms, an ability to identify feelings and have healthy responses to yield better life outcomes.


My name is Justin Dodson, Ph.D., L.P.C.

Dr. Dodson is a Native of Memphis, TN with over 11 years of experience, attended The University of Tennessee Chattanooga where he earned a B.S in Psychology. He went on to graduate as the first African American male to earn a Master’s in Counseling from Lipscomb University. He then became the first African American male to earn a Ph.D in Counselor Education and Supervision from The University of Memphis. Dodson is owner of Navigating Courage, Counseling & Consultation, LLC (NCCAC) providing adult males with individual therapy, executive coaching, and consulting with organizations on brain/mental health. Dr. Dodson published his first book entitled "The Courage of a Single Freckle, Navigating Your Black" which is meant to create space for race relations, recognizing bias, and identity development. Dr. Dodson currently serves as Chair for the Shelby County Youth and Family Assessment Center Advisory Board and is Board Chair of Be My Neighbor, a non-profit for children and parent relationships and is President Elect of the West Tennessee Counseling Association.


Monday-Thursday 9:00AM-4:00PM

Fridays - phone consultations by appointment only 


$175/ 50 minute session (individual or group)

Accepts private pay, HSA, Aetna and United HealthCare

Insurance verification done after initial consultation

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My name is Andre Dodson Jr., M.S., N.C.C.

Andre is a Nationally Certified Counselor (NCC) with just over 5 years in the mental health field. He is a native of Memphis, TN with studies in Psychology at Clark Atlanta University and The University of Memphis where he earned his B.A in Psychology. He went on to graduate with his M.S. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from The University of Memphis. 
Andre has experience in working with adults and teenagers struggling with trauma and addiction in various levels of care. Andre specializes in working with clients who are high-functioning, motivated, and committed to making changes in their life. Andre's ideal clients are adult men and women creatives, entrepreneurs, and small-business owners looking to work through the unhelpful thought processes and trauma keeping them from reaching their goals and living a happier life. He uses a down to earth approach for clients presenting with depression, anxiety, mood disorders, trauma, addiction, and/or seeking personal growth. 
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday 10am-4pm

Private Pay, $100-130 per session
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My name is W. Trevor Winfrey, B.S.

(Master's Level Clinical Intern)

Trevor, a native of Memphis, Tennessee, attended the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga where he earned his Bachelor's degree in psychology. After graduating, Trevor moved to Houston, Texas where he worked as an investigator with child protective services. After returning to Memphis, Trevor began working in the admissions department for Lakeside Behavioral Health. Trevor also works at the University of Memphis as an Academic Success Coach for freshmen and sophomores as well as an instructor for the Academic Strategies course that focuses on students majoring in degrees for different helping professions such as psychology, social work, and sociology. Trevor is on-track to graduate December 2023 with his Master's in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. After graduation, Trevor plans to continue his academic journey and pursue his PhD. In Clinical Psychology with aspirations of opening a
private practice, teaching, and training upcoming counselors.


Wednesdays & Fridays


Private Pay, $75 per session

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