The Power of Women: Adrienne McCollum
Adrienne McCollum is the founder/CEO of Inspire Counseling, LLC – a mental health and wellness firm dedicated to providing quality, evidence-based psychotherapy and counseling.
Adrienne’s practice has two locations: Hoover and Montevallo. While Inspire Counseling is highly inclusive and has a diverse demographic of clients, she specializes in women’s issues with a focus on women of color, millennials, and post-millennials. Adrienne has more than seven years of experience, including inpatient and outpatient clinical treatment, and medical social work.
Adrienne has served as a speaker and panelist for various community events and organizations. Along with being a member of the Hoover Area Chamber of Commerce, she also serves in the Social Work Society, which is affiliated with The University of Alabama, her alma mater.
As an engaged mental health practitioner who also believes in giving back, Adrienne spends time volunteering as a mentor to social work students and newcomers to the field. She is a clinical supervisor for up and coming independent social workers.
Adrienne is a lifetime member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., who looks forward to opportunities to be more active and partner with the organization. Above all, the Winfield, Ala. native, who loves international travel, values her role as a loving partner and mother of one.
Inspire Counseling, LLC
Name: Adrienne McCollum
Occupation: Founder/CEO, Inspire Counseling, LLC
Work History: Licensed clinical social worker, and the sole owner and operator of Inspire Counseling, LLC. In private practice, as a psychotherapist, since March 2019. Worked in medical social work–in home health and hospice, and case management in the hospital setting. Worked as a clinical therapist at Brookwood Medical Center, in the inpatient psychiatric department.
Community involvement: Lifetime membership in Delta Sigma Theta, Inc.; mentoring social work students, and new up and coming social workers. Member of The Social Work Society at The University of Alabama. Current interest and financial support to The Well House for fighting sex-trafficking.
Details: Graduated Tuscaloosa County High in 2006. Associate’s degree in Liberal Arts from Bevill State Community College in 2009. Bachelor’s and master’s degree at The University of Alabama in 2012 and 2013. I am engaged to marry my partner; we have a two-year old son, Micah.