Jayne Gaddy, MA, LMFT (3053), LPC (10604)

Stress is a guaranteed part of life, but how we manage that stress is the challenge. Are you struggling with the balance of your life demands and the effect that disequilibrium has on your body, mind and soul? You can find that stability again. Perhaps you will experience stability for the very first time in your life!

 

I am committed to providing a safe, caring therapeutic alliance that nurtures the development of long-lasting, beneficial change. Your exploration of present struggles, past experiences, relationships, and responses takes time and may even be painful to experience. Yet, through this process, clients often live happier, healthier and more productive lives as an outcome. I encourage you to take a chance and see what positive transformation may occur.

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LICENSE, EDUCATION, and EXPERIENCE

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology, both from Wheaton College in Illinois. I have treated clients for over thirty years, helping children, teens, and families in a number of mental health settings, but primarily in private practice.

 

I write blog articles to that have addressed some of the following subjects: “Screen Time: Is it Harmful for Developing Brains?” “How Developmental Level Impacts Bereavement,” “Alleviating Stress Through Journaling,” “Attachment Disorders in Children,” “Suicide Warning Signs,” and “Why Victims of Sexual Violence and Harassment Stay Silent.”

 

I also enjoy speaking and have presented seminars covering topics, such as: The Adolescent Journey, Adjustment to Adoption, Effective Parenting, Helping Children with Loss and Grief, Assertiveness, Conflict Resolution, Post-Partum Depression, and Managing Stress.

TREATMENT INTERESTS

In addition to specializing in the treatment of anxiety-related disorders,

I have a special interest in treating clients with the below issues.

  • Grief & Loss Recovery

  • Parent Support

  • Family Dysfunction

  • Adolescent Issues

  • Terminal Illness

  • Trauma

  • Christian Counseling

  • Adoption & Foster Care

  • Sexual Abuse