• "Great American Main Street Award® Winner"
    - National Main Street Center, Inc. 2016
  • "The South's Best Small Towns 2017"
    - Southern Living Magazine 2017
  • "4th Best Summer Weekend Escape"
    - USA Today Travel 2014

  • "4th Best Underground Attraction"
    - USA Today 2016 - Consolidated Gold Mine
  • "Best Wine Town Runner Up, Southern Dream Towns"
    - Garden & Gun Magazine 2012
  • "10th Best Historic Small Town"
    - USA Today 2016
  • "10th Best Course You Can Play in Georgia - Achasta"
    - Golfweek Magazine
  • "Dahlonega: Small-town Escape"
    - Southern Living Magazine 2012
  • "Wine Tasting Room Capital of Georgia"
    - Georgia's State Senate Resolution 2015

  • "National Main Street City"
    - National Trust for Historic Preservation
  • "Official Appalachian Trail Community"
    - Appalachian Trail Conservancy 2010
  • "Georgia's Premier Sports Cycling Community"
    - Georgia General Assembly Resolution 2005
  • "Site of First Major U.S. Gold Rush"
    - Thousands of Miners, 1829-1849

Access Grace

Access Grace


Counseling Services

About Us

Access Grace (AG) serves the Community of North Georgia through providing quality & Professional Counseling, Coaching and Biblical psychotherapy to individuals, families, couples, teams and groups. With that in view AG works to develop creative and practical alternatives to everyday life & work challenges.

We seek to provide a professional, healthy, safe setting where you can change, heal & grow. We help you reach your goals re-tooling your skills for better life quality and promote productive outcomes. We want to enhance life-giving skills and bring HOPE into the advancing work of a healthy developmental life process. You may be interested in healing and restoration. You may need opportunity to get to the next level in life, work or relationship. Our work involves a partnership where we attempt to labor together in the learning and trans-formational process. In doing so, perhaps, His people may be more free and able to bring real hope and change to the world we live in and the in the community around us.

Our desire and greatest joy is to see you living a life of wholeness and fulfillment. If we can not help maybe we can find the right resources that best fit your situation. Give us a call, anyway, and we’ll see what may be possible!


Individual, Couple & Family Counseling
Compassion Matters
Joseph E Goodwin, BSEd, DBT Cert
Counseling Office
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Your safety & confidentiality are our main priority
Restore & Refresh Your Relationship
DBT Group for Teens
Enhance your love connections
Together we can!
Board Certified

Rep/Contact Info

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Dr. Jeff Stull Ph.D.
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Dahlonega-Lumpkin County Chamber & Visitors Bureau  |  13 South Park Street  |  Dahlonega, GA 30533  |  (706) 864-3711 or (800) 231-5543.