Last updated: 5/13/2020

Christopher B. Galton, LPC MS MFA (843) 650-1030
Last Updated: 5/13/2020
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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.

Gender: Male

Languages Spoken:
English

Specialties
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
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:
Mon9:00am – 7:00pm
Tue9:00am – 7:00pm
Wed9:00am – 7:00pm
Thu9:00am – 7:00pm
Fri9:00am – 7:00pm
SatBy appointment
SunBy appointment
Online Schedule: Schedule
Average wait time for new clients: Not specified

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

Accessibility:
Emergency Appointments
Evening Office Hours

Qualifications
Degrees:
MA
MS

Years of Experience: 40

Licensing:
SC - LPC [3548]

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

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

Age Groups and Specific Populations (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
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:

Religious and Multi-cultural Experience (focus areas are bold)
Religious experience:
Christian
Multi-cultural experience:

Professional Associations
American Mental Health Counselors Association (AMHCA)