Last updated: 2/2/2019

Christopher B. Galton, LPC MS MFA (843) 650-1030
Last Updated: 2/2/2019
Licensed Professional Counselor with 40 years experience providing brief therapy with a relaxing lake view helping you gain understanding and newways to handle problems affordablly.
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Degrees:
MA
MS

Years of Experience: 40

Gender: Male

Languages Spoken or
Translation Services:

English

Licensing:
SC - LPC [3548]

Credentials and Certifications:
Child and Adolescent Therapist
Clinical Professional Counselor, Licensed
Mental Health Counselor, Licensed (LMHC)
Professional Counselor, Licensed (LPC)

Office and Contact Information
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Christopher Galton LPC
106 Black River Road
Myrtle Beach, SC 29588  
LakeViewCounseling.net
(843) 650-1030

Contact: Christopher Galton

Office Hours:
Mon: 9:00am - 7:00pm
Tue: 9:00am - 7:00pm
Wed: 9:00am - 7:00pm
Thu: 9:00am - 7:00pm
Fri: 9:00am - 7:00pm
Sat: By appointment
Sun: By appointment
Average wait time for new clients: Not specified

Response Time to Call:
Weekdays: 6 Hours
Weekends: 6 Hours

Accessibility:
Emergency Appointments
Evening Office Hours

Problems Served
Focusing on:
Anger Management Anxiety/Panic Disorders Attention Deficit (Hyperactivity) Disorder Behavioral Problems Bipolar Disorders Child Abuse and Neglect Couple or Marital Issues Depression Developmental Disability Domestic Violence Education/Personal Development Family Issues Grief/Loss Interpersonal Relationships Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder Parenting Issues Personality Disorders Phobias Psychoses/Major Mental Illness Sexual Abuse/Rape Sexual Orientation Sexuality Issues Sleep Disorders Stress Suicidal Thoughts Trauma/PTSD
Also serving:
Addictions/Substance Aging Asperger's Syndrome Attachment Disorders Autism Spectrum Body Dysmorphic Disorder Career/Employment Concerns Dissociative Disorders Dual Diagnosis Elder Abuse Gender Identity Infant Mental Health Life Transitions Men's Issues Physical Illness/Impairment Postpartum Depression Runaways Self Abuse Sexual Disorders Spiritual/Religious Concerns Tourette's Disorder
Treatment Methods and Approaches
Theoretical approaches - focus areas:
Advocacy Behavioral Cognitive/Behavioral Crisis Intervention Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD) Psychodynamic Relational Transactional Analysis (TA)
Other theoretical approaches:
Case Management Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) Focusing Information and Referral Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) Satir Social Support Vocational Counseling/Rehabilitation
Methods - focus areas:
Couple/Marital Family Systems Individual
Other methods:

Populations Served (focus areas are bold)
Age groups:
Adolescents (13-17) Adults (26-59) Children (6-12) Preschool (Under 6) Seniors (60 +) Young Adults (18-25)

Specific populations:
Children of Divorce College Students Grandparents Step Families
ACOA (Adult Children of Alcoholics) Biracial Cancer Patients Chronic Illness Disabled First Responders (Police, Fire, EMT) Gifted Interracial Families/Couples Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender/Queer (LGBTQ) Military/Veterans Offenders/Perpetrators Suicidal Transgender Unemployed
Religious and Multi-cultural Experience (focus areas are bold)
Religious experience:
Christian
Multi-cultural experience:

Professional Associations
American Mental Health Counselors Association (AMHCA)
Fees and Payment Options
Individual: $85
Couples: $85
Group: N/A
Family: $85

Sliding Scale: Yes

Accept Credit Card: No

Private Insurance or Out of Network: Yes

Free Services:
Brief Phone Consultation
Community Education
Counseling
Crisis Intervention
Information & Referral
Initial Consultation
One Hour per week for Military and Families
Outreach
Prevention Programs

Insurance:
AETNA Inc. (Open Choice) CIGNA HealthCare
APS Healthcare CIGNA HealthCare (PPO)
Beacon Health Companion HealthCare (blueAdvantage Open-Access POS)
Blue Cross and Blue Shield Federal Employee Program (FEP) Horizon Behavioral Services
BlueCross BlueShield (Preferred Blue) TRICARE
Carolina Care Plan, Inc.

Groups