Damafing Keita Thomas, PhD, Licensed Psychologist
Dr. Thomas provides individual psychotherapy for children, adolescents and adults with a wide range of clinical issues. Dr. Thomas also provides couples therapy regarding issues such as communication problems, pre-marital issues and marital problems. Dr. Thomas’ clinical practice is largely influenced by empirical research, and she has received specialized training in Health Psychology, which focuses on how mental, emotional and social factors affect a person’s physical well-being. Her proudest roles are as a wife and mother. Realizing that being a parent is one of the hardest jobs there is, often without any compass or effective parenting tools or strategies, Dr. Thomas supports parents, one family at a time.
Education & Experience:
Licensed Psychologist with 15 years of clinical experience
PhD in Counseling Psychology from Georgia State University
MA in Counseling Psychology from Clark Atlanta University
BA in Psychology with a Minor in French from Georgia Southwestern State University
A native of Mali, West Africa, Dr. Thomas also grew up in Tuskegee, Alabama, and south Georgia. She is an avid tennis player. She enjoys spending time with family, watching PBS documentaries, listening to all kinds of music, especially inspirational and international, and participating in monthly meetings with her small group of fellow moms.