Orchard Counseling

Orchard Counseling

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Over 25 years of combined experience helping you through the rough times.


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Tara Forrester, MS, LPC, NCC

Michelle Phillips, MS, LPC, NCC

Michelle Phillips, MS, LPC, NCC

Tara enjoys working with individuals, families, and couples in all walks of life. She is thankful  for the opportunity to be a small part in providing a safe place to help clients discover the skills they already possess to heal and live a healthier life. She has worked in a private counseling practice for 8 years, and  has 19 years of court experience working with crime victims and has testified as an expert witness. Most of all Tara enjoys spending time with her family.


Michelle Phillips, MS, LPC, NCC

Michelle Phillips, MS, LPC, NCC

Michelle Phillips, MS, LPC, NCC

Michelle has 15 years of experience working in private practice with families, couples and adolescent issues. For 10 years she has worked with the local Treatment Courts dealing with individuals who struggle with addiction and mental health. She is also passionate about adoption and its effects on both parties. Michelle is a mother of 2 boys & a French bulldog, an avid sports fan, and finds peace in nature. 


Alison Ulrich, MA, LPC, NCC

Michelle Phillips, MS, LPC, NCC

Alison Ulrich, MA, LPC, NCC

Alison loves that her profession allows her to connect with a wide array of people. She has five years of experience working with children, adolescents, individuals, couples, and families. She finds inspiration in her clients resiliency and is invested in their journey toward healing.  Alison enjoys spending time with family and friends. Her personal mantra is: Your speed doesn’t matter, forward is forward.  

Our Therapy


Individual Therapy

Depression, fear, and anxiety are some of the most common and uncomfortable emotions that we can experience at some point in our lives. Through counseling and treatment, we are able to help you become more motivated, change your perspective, and find the joy that you once had in your life. 



Trauma Therapy

Many individuals can experience symptoms associated with painful and traumatic circumstances. Anxiety, fear, and hopelessness are a few emotions that can linger after a traumatic event. We can help you process the traumatic experience and guide you through the stages of grief and healing. 



Marriage and Family Therapy

Relationship counseling can be beneficial to couples and families who are looking to strengthen their emotional connection. Therapy sessions provide a supportive place to discuss issues and solutions to better strengthen your relationships.     

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Orchard Counseling

1562 West Diane Street, Ozark, Missouri 65721, United States

(417) 865-6955

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