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 out your purpose, life stage transitions, and motherhood. Mazi has presented to such groups and organizations as The Home Depot, Chick-fil-A, MS Society of Georgia, CREW Atlanta, Georgia Institute of Technology, Peachtree Presbyterian Church, Peachtree Road United Methodist Church, Johnson Ferry Baptist Church, Karios Church, Marist School, Pace Academy, and other churches, schools, and non-profits throughout Georgia. As a Certified DISC trainer, Mazi uses the DISC assessment model to help individuals understand their unique personality style and how to improve their interaction and communication with friends, family, and co-workers.
Having trained with Dr. Brené Brown, shame and vulnerability researcher and bestselling author of Daring Greatly, The Gifts of Imperfection, and I Thought It Was Just Me, Mazi is a Certified Daring Way™ Facilitator. Mazi presents both Daring Way™ and Rising Strong retreats and workshops, which are based on the research of Dr. Brené Brown, to individuals, couples, families, work teams, and organizational leaders. Mazi believes this valuable work on shame, vulnerability and learning to live courageously can be truly life changing in how we view ourselves and relate to others.
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.