Tamara Cox

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

My Biography

Tamara Cox has been practicing as a counselor for over 14 years working in both community mental health and private practice. Tamara has extensive experience working with both serious mental health disorders and treating substance abuse issues.

Tamara graduated with a Bachelor’s degree from Southeast Missouri State University in Case Girardeau, MO and received a Master’s degree in professional counseling from Amridge University in Montgomery, AI. Tamara resides in Charleston, MO with her family and enjoys Cardinal Baseball, antiquing, reading card games, and traveling.

My Education and Credentials

Providing services in:


I’m available:

Telehealth Only

I work with:

Adults 18+

I do:

Individual Counseling Only

My Approach to Counseling

My approach to counseling involves an eclectic approach which allows me to tailor my modality of treatment to the individual client. I utilize CBT (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy), Solution Focused Therapy, EMDR, Mindfulness Based Counseling, and Reality Therapy.

My Areas of Focus

  • Abuse issues
  • Anger management
  • Anxiety
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Depression
  • Domestic violence
  • EMDR
  • End of life issues
  • Grief/Bereavement
  • Personality disorders
  • Stress management
  • Trauma informed care

My Professional Experience