SOLAY
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ABOUT US

Our services are client-centered, goal-oriented, solution-focused and are provided by a team of highly qualified professionals.

Psychotherapists

Kamala L. Uzzell, Ph.D., LPCS, NCC, ACS

Image: Dr. Kamala L. UzzellDr. Kamala L. Uzzell is a nationally recognized licensed professional and national board certified counselor supervisor, educator, life coach and motivational speaker.

Dr. Uzzell earned a Doctorate of Philosophy degree in Counselor Education from North Carolina State University, a Master of Arts degree in Agency Counseling from Campbell University and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication Studies from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She has extensive experience in working with the treatment of depression, anxiety disorders, relationship issues and stress management, as well as workforce and career-related issues. For the past several years, Dr. Uzzell has worked extensively with veterans, active duty members of the military and their families. Dr. Uzzell has complemented her clinical and professional work with research on factors relevant to the healthy psychosocial development of Black males and the psychosocial wellness and behavior of athletes and has presented this scholarly research at national and regional conferences. Additionally, Dr. Uzzell is an adjunct professor of Counseling at Campbell University and Walden University, and has previously served as an adjunct professor at North Carolina State University and Mount Olive College.

Dr. Uzzell has appeared as a professional guest on a number of radio broadcasts, including The Political Jones Show and Dr. Walter Sims’ “The Motivator Blog Talk Radio Show”. She has served as a keynote speaker at various churches, community events and institutions of higher education including, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina Central University, Shaw University and Vorhees College. Dr.Uzzell is a member of a number of accredited professional and psychologically-based organizations, including the American Counseling Association, and is an active member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated. She is also a current member of the BOSS (Bringing Out Successful Sisters) Network and was a featured guest host on the BOSS Tele-Seminar Series. She also has written Mental Health-related blogs for both JET Magazine and The BOSS Network. Additionally, Dr. Uzzell was featured as a guest therapist on Season 2 of Unfaithful: Stories of Betrayal on the Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN).

To book Dr.Uzzell for speaking engagements, guest appearances and other events, please email: nlangley@solaycounseling.com.

Administrative Professionals

Nicoya Langley

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Ms. Langley is the Executive Assistant to Dr. Kamala Uzzell. She is a graduate of The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology. While at UNC, Ms. Langley served as a tutor for middle school students in the AVID program, a member of the Undergraduate Minority Psychology Student Association, a minority advisor under the Office for Student Academic Counseling, a volunteer with the Communiversity program and was the President of the Opeyo! Dance Company. Additionally, Ms. Langley has been a volunteer at Chapel Hill Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center and most recently was an intern with LePage Associates.

Opportunities at SOLAY

LPCA Supervision

We are now offering supervision for LPCAs! The rate is $90.00 per hour.

If you are interested, please send your cover letter and resume to info@solaycounseling.com. If you have any questions or concerns, feel free to contact our office at (919) 484-2222.

Internships

SOLAY is currently offering an unpaid, part-time Office Assistant internship. As an Office Assistant intern, those who are hired will work directly with therapists, clients, administrative personnel and the President and CEO of the company. The responsibilities will include heavy calendar management, client interaction, sending and returning emails, payments processing, marketing and general office administrative duties.

This position is ideal for students in Psychology, Social Work, Sociology, Marketing & Business majors; however, it is not restricted to those majors. All majors are welcome to apply!

If you are interested, please send your resume to nlangley@solaycounseling.com. If you have any questions or concerns, feel free to contact our office at (919) 484-2222.