mental health in atlanta
1708 Peachtree St. NW Suite 405
Atlanta, GA 30309
(404) 719-5608
Fax: (678) 812-3653

About Dr. Adair

"Live well and laugh often "


Candace B. Adair, M.D., FAPA is Board Certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) in the following clinical specialties: Adult Psychiatry and Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. She treats children, adolescents, and adults. She completed her clinical training fellowship in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School in Cambridge and Boston, MA. She completed her clinical training residency in Adult Psychiatry at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, TX and received her Medical Degree (MD) from Meharry Medical College in Nashville, TN. She is also a Fellow of The American Psychiatric Association. (FAPA)


Dr. Adair provides services for Children, Adolescents, and Adults that include:

  • Psychiatric evaluation
  • Psychopharmacology (Medication) management
  • Alternative treatment
  • Psychotherapy
  • Genetic testing
  • ADHD testing

She provides a holistic and collaborative approach to the treatment of mental challenges and conditions. Dr. Adair develops a comprehensive and thorough treatment plan that is personalized and designed to educate her patients on mental wellness. Her training has allowed her to become highly skilled in the diagnoses and treatment of an array of mental illnesses and challenges. She has practiced in multiple healthcare settings, such as hospitals, clinics, schools, institutions, municipal courts, state and community agencies, as well as her private practice.

Dr. Adair has a passion for educating the public on mental wellness and has created BENÉ Mental Wellness, PC with that goal in mind. Her belief is that emotional, mental, and physical wellness requires nurturing, empowering, enriching, and building on your uniqueness to reach your best self. She further believes that it is not enough to only understand and treat an illness or disease after it has developed, but it is just as important to provide education on the prevention of conditions that may lead to diseases and mental challenges. She welcomes opportunities to bring medical and mental health awareness to the community.