A Young Woman Writing

About Dr.Charryse

Professional Background

Dr.Charryse Johnson, LCMHC, NCC is a speaker, consultant, and nationally certified counselor with over 15 years of experience. She is the founder of Jade Integrative Counseling and Wellness, a clinical practice that promotes mental health and well-being through the use of integrative approaches backed by research and neuroscience. Her support efforts have included individuals, families, and organizations throughout the U.S. and abroad. 


Proudly raised by a single parent and having overcome numerous obstacles and setbacks, she is driven and determined to spread hope and encouragement. She operates from the belief that we are each more than the sum of our circumstances.


Her insight and lifestyle have been broadcast on local radio, social media, and television in an effort to breed hope and encouragement to those desiring support and growth in their personal lives. As an antiracism consultant, Dr.Charryse also collaborates and supports communities that are working to move from awareness to allyship.

Writing has never been optional for Dr. Charryse Johnson. Like eating and breathing, she feels it’s something integral to her existence. Whether through her doctoral research or article contributions, she aims to bring clarity and insight. Every day she is thankful to help engage and build community through a creative process that brings her so much pleasure.