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Meet Our Experienced Team of Licensed Professional Counselors in Birmingham, AL

If you are looking for compassionate and understanding counselors in Birmingham AL, you have landed at the right place. Our highly experienced counselors have over 60+ years of combined experience assisting individuals and couples achieve their goals through evidence based therapeutic counseling services. 

Kelly Ferguson, LPC, SAP, MAC - Fair Park Counseling

Kelly Ferguson


When individuals, couples or families experience unexpected events, lives can suddenly become disrupted and unmanageable. Work, home and school are affected. Feeling of shock, sadness, anger, depression, and anxiety are common.

Kelly Ferguson, LPC is trained to guide you or your loved ones back to health. Compassionate, Knowledgeable, and Passionate—his 30+ yrs. of experience in methods that work, are a phone call away.

​Kelly has a Bachelor’s Degree (BA), a Master’s Degree (MA) in Counseling and is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC). Individuals, Couples and Families, alike, can receive expert, confidential care, improving their quality of life. He has a Master Addiction Counselor Certification and considered an expert in the field. He uses methods suited to your personal situation to include: Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT), Rational Emotive Therapy (RET), Systems Theory and Gestalt Therapy—with timely doses of stories, wit and humor.

Kelly is happily married, has two children, enjoys piano, chess, woodworking and the company of his four dogs and two cats.

Chip holds a Bachelor of Science in nursing from Mississippi University for Women and a Master of Education in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Delta State University. He is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC II) through the Mississippi Association of Addiction Professionals (MAAP), and a Registered Nurse (RN).

A veteran of the U.S. Navy, Chip has worked in leadership and management positions in both the private and public sectors. His areas of expertise include therapy for anxiety, depression and substance abuse problems, among others, utilizing a multi-dimensional approach tailored to the individual client.

Chip also specializes in leading health care professionals (nurses, physicians, pharmacists, etc) who have current or potential licensing issues through the process of restoring/maintaining their viability in the field.

Chip Peterson licensed Professional Counselor at Fair Park Counseling Birmingham AL

Chip Peterson


Shelley Jones - LICSW - Fair Park Counseling Birmingham AL

Shelley Jones


Shelley Jones is a graduate of Millsaps College with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and The University of Alabama with a Master of Social Work degree.

is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker in Alabama with 19 years experience in both clinical and administrative roles in a community mental health setting. Throughout her career, she has worked in a variety of treatment settings including inpatient, residential, day treatment and outpatient

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