Important Notice

Our office has taken several measures to ensure the safety of both clients and staff. NO clients will be seen in the office beginning 3/23/20. We are offering telehealth services if you still need to meet and it is appropriate for your situation. If you are interested in distance counseling please let us know by emailing We will send you a consent form and notify your counselor to discuss your options. Your counselor will let you know more about future scheduling and how payments will work. Thank you for your patience and understanding during this difficult time.
Tiffany George, Executive Director

Michelle Castleberry

Michelle Castleberry [LCSW] has worked at FCS since 2007. Originally from Arkansas, she moved to Athens, Georgia where she obtained her master’s degree in social work at UGA. She uses approachable, language-oriented means to accompany clients toward their personal goals in therapy.

Michelle enjoys working with adult clients as individuals, in couples, or in family or group settings and has assisted them in dealing with concerns including: anxiety, depression, grief and loss, aging, anger management, and recovery from abusive relationships. As a former musician and current writer, Michelle values the chance to offer therapeutic work to people in the arts. She also works with women in life transitions and members of the LGBTQ community. She lives in Watkinsville with her boyfriend, Matt, whom she occasionally assists in making films. Her first book, Dissecting the Angel and Other Poems, was published October of 2013.