Charleston, SC

Adam Hall
Total Life Care Charleston
825 Wappoo Rd, Charleston, SC 29407
Phone: 843-402-0310

Guy Latter, DC, ACP
Total Life Care Charleston
825 Wappoo Rd, Charleston, SC 29407
Phone: 843-402-0310


Charleston, SC

Joe Vuthiganon, DMD
General Dentistry
MUSC – James B. Edwards College of Dental Medicine
29 Bee Street, Charleston, SC 29425
Phone: 843-792-1414


Charleston, SC

Beatrice Hull, MD
Medical University of South Carolina

Columbia, SC

Dr. James R. Brennan
1740 St. Julian Place
Columbia, SC 29204
Phone: 803-256-3534

Dr. David Shwartz
9 Richland Medical Park Drive Suite 230
Columbia, SC 29203
Phone: 803-935-5604

General Medical Resources

Charleston, SC

Charleston Health Center
200 Rutledge Ave.
Charleston, SC 29403

Gweneth Lazenby
Medical University of South Carolina
Women’s Health at Cannon,
135 Cannon Street
Charleston, SC 29425
Office: 843.792.5300
Nurse: 843.876.1222

Deborah Bowlby, MD, MSc
Medical University of SC
96 Jonathan Lucas St. CSB
428 Charleston, SC 29425

Sean Boger, MD PharmD
MUSC, Medicine-Infectious Diseases
135 Rutledge Ave, Suite 1209, MSC 752
Charleston, SC 29425
Phone: 843-792-4541
HIV/AIDS, Infections Diseases

Brandon Brown
Family Practice/Medicine
Poseidon Inpatient Services
9330 Medical Plaza Dr, Charleston, SC 29406
Phone: 843-847-3225

Naylor Brownell, MD
171 Ashley Ave
Charleston, SC 29425
Phone: 843-792-2123

Columbia, SC

Columbia Health Center
2712 Middleburg Dr.
Suite 107
Columbia, SC 29204

Hance H. Oliver, MD
Family/General Practice
2351 Augusta Hwy, Lexington, SC29072
Phone: 803-359-2486

Woodhill Family Medicine
813 Leesburg Road, Columbia SC 29209
Phone: 803-783-4433
David C. Fisher, MD
Katherine Gordan, MD
Payam Yousefian, MD

Grace Medical Group Llc.
Michelle Rojas, MD
1333 Taylor Street, Suite 3B
Columbia, SC 29201
Phone: 803-933-0288

University Specialty Clinics
David Schwartz (Pediatric Endocrinology)
9 Richland Medical Park Drive, Suite 230
Columbia SC 29203
Phone: 803-434-7990
Maximum age limit 18, referral needed

Greenville, SC

Molly Benedum
Center for Family Medicine
877 W Ferris Rd.
Greenville, SC 29605

HIV/AIDS and Health Services

AID Upstate
P.O. Box 105, Greenville, SC 29602
811 Pendleton St Ste 10, Greenville, SC 29601

AIDS Benefit Foundation of South Carolina 

Lowcountry AIDS Services
3547 Meeting Street Road
North Charleston, SC 29405
843.747.2273 or toll-free at 877.874.0230

Palmetto AIDS Life Support Services
2638 Two Notch Road, Suite 108
Columbia SC 29204

Sexual Trauma Services of the Midlands
533C Oxford Street
Sumter, SC 29150
and 1530 Main Street, Suite 201
Newberry, South Carolina 29108
Hotline: 803.771.7273; 1.800.491.7273
Office: 803.790.8208

South Carolina Campaign to End AIDS

South Carolina HIV/AIDS Council
1813 Laurel Street, Columbia, SC 29201

Mental Health

Charleston, SC

Christine R Bachman, Psy.D
1 Poston Road, Suite 145
Charleston, SC 29407
Phone: (843) 556-4157 Fax: (843) 763-8747
Areas of practice include: Depression, Anxiety, relationship issues, couples counseling.
Seven years of counseling the LGBT community. Teaches graduate
school courses including attention to cultural sensitivities and minorities.
Accepts most insurance. Sees patients ages 18 years and older.

Bonnie F. Cleaveland, Ph. D, ABPP
1173 Southgate Drive, Suite A
Charleston, SC 29407
Phone: (843) 571-4005
Areas of Practice Include: Anxiety Disorders, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Obsessive-Compulsive
Disorder, phobias, and sexual orientation. Has seen many gay and lesbian individuals over the course of
many years for issues related to and unrelated to sexual orientation.
Initial evaluation costs $140, subsequent sessions $130. Insurance is accepted as well as crime victim
compensation, SC Vocational rehabilitation, and workers’ compensation. Sees patients over age 16.

Ciri Colee, MED, MDIV, LPC
39 Broad Street Suite 206
Charleston SC 29401 Phone: (843) 814-3348 email:
Areas of practice include: bereavement, trauma and abuse, relationship issues, LGBT advocacy, inclusive
spirituality. Has extensive experience with youth, gender, and sexual orientation issues. Was executive
director of We Are Family (nonprofit for LGBT youth) for several years. Currently works as the clinical
manager for Adolescent
Treatment Services at the Charleston Center
Hour-long sessions cost $95. Personal checks, cash, and credit cards accepted.

Katherine Donovan, MD
154 Wentworth Street
Charleston, SC 29401
Phone: (843) 723-1117
Areas of practice include: Depression, Anxiety, Bipolar Affective Disorder (BPAD). Has worked with
transgendered individuals, also gay and lesbian couples and individuals, including help with the process
of coming out.
Initial Evaluation is $350, subsequent sessions cost $200. Sees patients over age 18.

Diane Hamrick, Ph.D
655 St. Andrews Blvd. Charleston, SC 29470
Phone: (843) 571-2040, Fax: (843) 556-0701
Areas of practice include: child, adolescent and adult development and social/ emotional intelligence,
couples (communication and intimacy) therapy, individual identity and personality development. Has
worked with the LGBT community for 37 years. Works with HIV/AIDS patients and survivors.
Hourly fee for first session is $120; individual sessions cost $110; couples sessions cost $120. Works with
a sliding scale on a needs basis.

Suellen Hawkins, LISW
263 King Street
Charleston, SC 29401
Phone: (843) 723-4441
Practices adult individual and couples therapy. Experience in work with individuals and couples
regarding gender and sexuality issues in relationships, home life, and the workplace.
Initial Evaluation costs $140, subsequent sessions $125. Accepts state health plans. Sees patients over
age 18.

Norma Lynn Higgins, LISW-CP
16 Fulton St
Charleston, SC 29401
Phone: (843) 568-0850
Areas of practice: Depression, Anxiety, Eating Disorders, Panic Disorder, PTSD. Experienced in working
with gay and lesbian clients, also HIV+ individuals. Sessions cost $115, reduced rates available on a
limited basis. Accepts several insurance plans, including State BlueCross/BlueShield and Tricare. Works
with youth on a case-by-case basis. Limited availability (sees patients three Saturdays/month).

Noel Hunt, MD
409 Coleman Blvd.
Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464
Phone: (843) 881-5776, Fax: (843) 881-7616
Practices general adult Psychiatry. Led gay men’s group for ten years. Insurance and Medicare not
accepted. Works only with adults.

John S. Hyatt, MA, LMFT
2366 Ashley River Rd. #8
Charleston, SC 29414 (843) 901-9855
Areas of practice include: couples and family therapy, relationship issues, parenting issues, LGBT issues,
depression, anxiety, grief/loss, and stress and anger management. Has personal experience with
adoption as part of a same-sex couple. AFFA member. Sessions (50 min.) $90. 10% discount for AFFA
members. Accepts cash and credit cards. In network for BlueCross/BlueShield of SC, the Federal
Employees Program and the State Health Plan

Carol J. Manheim, MS, M.Ed, PT, LPC
Plantation Plaza Therapy Center
12-C Carriage Lane
Charleston, SC 29407
Phone: (843) 556-6363
Areas of practice include: relationship issues, Depression, Anxiety, disability issues and chronic health
conditions. Dually licensed as a physical therapist. Member of the Association for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual
and Transgender Issues in Counseling. Baseline fee is $75/hour. Fees may be reduced on an individual
basis. Office is totally accessible and wheelchair friendly. Primarily sees adults, but also comfortable with

Barbara Melton M.Ed, LPC, NCC
215 East Bay Street, Suite 201-D
Charleston, SC 24901
Phone/Fax: (843) 723-8002
Summerville Office: 122 Alicia Dr, Summerville SC 29483
Web site:
Areas of practice include: couples, grief/loss, trauma, Bipolar Affective Disorder (BPAD), Depression,
Anxiety, PTSD, substance abuse/dependence. Member of PLFAG, has worked with members of the LGBT
community, including those slated for gender re-assignment surgery.
Sessions cost $85 per hour. Sees only patients over 16

Dan Miller, LMSW, HS-BCP, CART
Mediator, Family Interventionist, Educational Facilitator, Adolescent Life Coach
Areas of practice include: Using a family system approach to provide in-home Family Intervention and
Coaching services to families that may be struggling with developmental, structural, and behavioral
needs. Has helped with children, ages 3-21 years old, for the past 10 years with needs such as; anxiety,
stress management, anger management, social development, depression, ADHD, trauma, abuse,
neglect, nontraditional families, divorce, and coming out as LGBT.
In-home hourly rate is $100 an hour, sliding scale option is available, insurance is not accepted.

Jeffrey Nigro, LCSW-CP
571 Savannah Hwy
Charleston SC 29407
Areas of practice include: Counseling, substance abuse counseling, couples therapy, stress management.

Teddy Stockwell, LPC
105 Wappoo Creek Drive, Suite 2B
Charleston, SC 29412
Phone: (843) 406-0013
Practices adolescent psychology. Some experience with gay and lesbian clients. Accepts insurance; does
a sliding scale.

Michael Saladin, Ph. D
Licensed Clinical Psychologist
MUSC Outpatient Service
Phone: (843) 792-0052 (Call for appointments and directions.)
Areas of practice: Anxiety disorders, PTSD, depression, substance use
disorders, couples therapy, relationship enhancement. Experienced with
the LGBT community. Accepts most major insurance. Works with adults and occasionally

Columbia, SC

Shawna Kirby, PhD
Midlands Neurobehavioral
Services, LLC
1705 Richland ST
Columbia, SC 29201

Dr. James Bouknight
University of South Carolina Specialty Clinics
15 Medical Park, Suite 141
Columbia, SC 29203
Phone: 803-296-3569

Clemson, SC

Kathleen May
214 Keowee Trail
Clemson, SC 29631

Clinton, SC

Jacob Parsons-Wells, MMFT, LMFT
Lumos Counseling Services
300 Plaza Circle, Suite A
Clinton, SC 29325

Greenville, SC

Charlton Hall – Transitioning to new office in Travelers Rest, SC
3527 Pelham Rd #E2
Greenville, SC 29615

Hadley Mullen
1100 Rutherford Rd.
Greenville, SC 29609

Dr. Jeffrey Smith
2094 Woodruff Rd.
Greenville, SC 29607

Jerah Sowinski, LLC
121 Interstate Blvd.
St. 2-A, Greenville, SC 29615

Spartanburg, SC

Landa M. Basham
503 W. 2nd Street
Spartanburg, SC 29301

Elizabeth Pratt
236 Union St. #2
Spartanburg, SC 29302

Mt. Pleasant, SC

Susan Parsons, M.Ed, LPC
1002 Anna Knapp Blvd STE 104 Mount Pleasant, SC 29464 Phone: (843) 881-0730
Areas of practice include: general issues, end of life, relationship, infidelity, PTSD, chronic illness
(including cancer, AIDS, ALS), Certified Rubenfeld Synergist*, Expressive Arts Therapy. Specialized in
same-sex couples and domestic abuse in graduate school. Extensive experience with “coming out”
issues, including family issues associated with the process of coming out. Sessions cost $120

Linda Scott, MA, LPC, CAC
East Cooper Counseling
1002 Anna Knapp Blvd. Suite 203
Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464
Phone: (843) 810-6937
Areas of practice include: alcohol and drug-related problems, Anxiety Disorders, Couples/Marital
Counseling, Eating Disorders, LGBT issues, Mood Disorders. Serves:
adults, adolescents, families, and couples. Licensed Professional Counselor and Certified Addictions

Susan Staub, LISW
886 Johnnie Dodds Blvd.
Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464
Phone: (843) 367-1210
Areas of practice include: Sex therapy, marital-relationship specialty, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder,
sexual abuse. Certified Sex Therapist. Sessions cost $120 per hour, sliding scale option is available

Catherine Anne Walsh, Ph.D
1060 Cliffwood Dr STE B (off Coleman, near Shem Creek)
Mt Pleasant SC 29464
Phone: (843) 884-3121
Fax: (843) 849-7728
emaIL: (not confidential)
web site:
Areas of practice include: Cognitive-behavioral therapy for depression and all anxious disorders
(PTSD, generalized anxiety disorder, panic disorder, agoraphobia) and adjustment issues, couples/
marital therapy.Over 15 years working with LGBT clients (member of national AFFIRM network in
APA-Psychologists Affirming their LGBT Family.) More than 25 years working with LGBTQ youth.
See website for insurance panels with which Dr Walsh works. $150 for initial visit (1 hr +); $125 for
50 min sessions thereafter.

OB/GYN and Women’s Health

Columbia, SC

Elizabeth Boggs, MD
Palmetto Health
9 Richland Medical Park Dr., Suite 620
Columbia, SC 29203
Phone: 803-779-6776

Matthew Lenhard, MD
Palmetto Health Women’s Center
1801 Sunset Drive, Columbia, SC 29203
Phone: 803-434-4127

Nichole P. McDonald, MD
Lexington Women’s Care
1 Wellness Boulevard, Suite 203
Irmo, SC 29063
Phone: 803-935-8100

Misty A. Sawyer, MSN, CFNP
Lexington Women’s Care
1 Wellness Boulevard, Suite 203
Irmo, SC 29063
Phone: 803-935-8100

Planned Parenthood Locations

More details on locations available at:

200 Rutledge Ave.
Charleston, SC 29403

2712 Middleburg Drive Suite 107
Columbia, SC 29204


Dr. Keelee MacPhee, M.D.
Renaissance Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, PA
4414 Lake Boone Trail
Rex Medical Plaza, Suite 407
Raleigh, NC, 27607
Phone: 919-341-0915 or 919-341-0966


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