David Dolese, LPC - Alan Behrman & Associates

David Dolese, LPC

Office Hours
Monday - Friday: 4pm - 8pm
Saturday: Mornings
David Dolese was born and raised in the New Orleans area and earned his Master of Education in Counseling from the University of New Orleans. With 25 years of experience as a School Counselor across various educational settings and 16 years as a Licensed Professional Counselor, David is a Nationally Certified Counselor who specializes in working with teenagers and young adults. He also offers therapy to adults and the LGBTQ community.
David has extensive experience addressing issues such as anxiety, grief, self-doubt, anger, depression, relationship challenges, and more. He aims to help clients regain confidence, find inner peace, and cultivate healthier connections. His ambitious yet achievable goals include conquering fears, rediscovering joy, and building fulfilling relationships. David is dedicated to helping clients live authentically, free from past burdens, and to embrace a future filled with purpose and contentment. He provides the understanding, support, and tools needed to navigate life’s complexities with resilience and grace.
David primarily utilizes Solution Focused Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Person-Centered Therapy, which emphasize clients’ future potential and self-awareness. He understands that seeking support can be challenging but assures clients that they are not alone. Whether dealing with overwhelming emotions, relationship struggles, or seeking clarity, David offers a safe space for exploration and growth. He believes that your experiences are valid, and together, you can navigate them with compassion and understanding.
David is married with twin boys attending colleges in different states. He loves Mardi Gras, comedy, festivals, and sports. He believes that therapy, exercise, and laughter are crucial for maintaining your mental health.