Jemme B. Stewart, PMHCNS/BC, Licensed Professional Counselor, Registered Yoga Teacher and Board Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Clinical Nurse Specialist

Jemme has been contributing to the field of mental health for over 40 years. She obtained her Masters of Nursing Science In Psychiatric Nursing from the University of South Carolina and after ten years of working in a local psychiatrist office, she founded Carolina Psychotherapy Center in 1981. Carolina Psychotherapy Center continues to be a very active private therapy practice, offering individual and relationship therapy for a wide range of issues such as anxiety, grief, relationship issues, life transition issues, stress management and more. For private psychotherapy sessions with Jemme at Carolina Psychotherapy Center, contact her at (803) 256-1408. Jemme has been teaching gentle yoga at City Yoga, Columbia’s premier yoga studio, and serves as an Authorized Yoga Warriors instructor. Jemme, along with co-founder Dr. Hilda White, sees the creation of Upstream as the perfect opportunity to bring a very positive and research-based skill set to a wide range of people in South Carolina. Jemme’s interest in founding Upstream with Dr. White was influenced by her growing awareness that MBSR skills are powerful practices to use as an adjunct to those in therapy, as well as all persons interested in stress management.