Hi, I'm Carrie.

My passion is to help individuals and couples move past a "stuck" place, feel more in control of their happiness, discover an improved way of communicating, and find hope and confidence in the future. 



  • Bachelor's Degree in Marketing from MTSU

  • Master of Marriage and Family Therapy from Trevecca

  • Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT)

  • EMDR (Level 1 & 2) (emdr.com)

  • Trained in Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy (EFT) (iceeft.com)

  • Certified to administer the Prepare/Enrich Couple Assessment

  • Over 90 hours of specialized supervision in Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy 

  • Advanced training in Trust-Based Relational Intervention (TBRI)


I have been married for 17 years and have 3 children.  I discovered my passion for therapy when my husband and I attended marital therapy to improve our marriage.  My other passions include vinyasa yoga, plant-based nutrition, animals of any kind, and family time.

Carrie Michael, LMFT

367 Riverside Drive, Suite 102

Franklin, TN 



Individual adult and marital therapist providing counseling services to Middle Tennessee area, located in Brentwood, TN, (Cool Springs area) just north of Franklin and south of Nashville, TN.  Specializing in Emotionally-Focused Therapy (EFT), which is an attachment based counseling approach. This type of therapy improves anxiety, heals trauma, increases self-esteem and confidence, and improves communication and connection in relationships.