Mazi Robinson is a licensed professional counselor in Atlanta specializing in helping women discover their true voice as they navigate self worth/self esteem challenges, relationship concerns, and life stage transitions. Mazi has extensive experience in addiction and recovery counseling having worked on Ridgeview Institute’s Adult Addiction Unit and at MARR (Metro Atlanta Recovery Residences) Women’s Recovery Center. Mazi is a graduate of Vanderbilt University and has a Master’s degree in Professional Counseling from Georgia State University.
In addition to her work as an Atlanta therapist, Mazi maintains an active motivational speaking schedule presenting workshops on such topics as women’s issues, healthy relationships, self worth, personal growth and development, leadership development, living a purpose filled and brave life, life stage transitions, and motherhood. Mazi has presented to such groups and organizations as The Home Depot, Chick-fil-A, Georgia Institute of Technology, North Point Community Church, Buckhead Church, Peachtree Presbyterian Church, Peachtree Road United Methodist Church, CREW Atlanta, Atlanta EATS, Marist School, Holy Innocents’ Episcopal School, and other churches, schools, and non-profits throughout Georgia.
Mazi is a Certified Daring Way™ Facilitator and integrates the research of bestselling author Brené Brown into her therapy work to help individuals address lingering struggles with shame and insecurity as they learn to live bravely and practice vulnerability. She also leads Daring Greatly™ and Rising Strong™ retreats and workshops, which are based on the research and writings of Brené Brown, to individuals, couples, families, work teams, and organizational leaders. Mazi believes this valuable work on showing up, allowing yourself to be truly seen and known, and lively bravely can bring powerful change to our personal and professional lives.
Mazi is the Founder/Director of Cultivate, an Atlanta based organization which helps women cultivate joy, courage, and freedom in their lives. Through its Gatherings and Counseling Center, Cultivate aims to encourage and equip women in their pursuit of emotional, mental, and spiritual health. To learn more about Cultivate's offerings, go to www.cultivateatlanta.com and www.cultivateatlantacounseling.com.
Prior to becoming a therapist, Mazi taught History at Marist School in Atlanta, Georgia. Mazi and her husband, Jay, are the proud parents of Jack and Sam.
Check out Mazi’s latest interview on North Point Community Church’s Aftershow as she discusses how to heal from rejection through differentiation.