Dr. Jina Lewallen

LCSW

About Me

Welcome to Better Help,
Now that you have decided to seek support for the challenges you are experiencing, I am happy to be a supportive part of your journey. I am an LCSW, licensed in Arkansas and Texas and have over 15 years of clinical practice and 10 years of teaching Social Work. My specialty area is working with older adults whether individually, couples or families in areas of life transitions, depression, anxiety, dementia, capacity, life planning, and end of life planning. I also have experience working with diverse challenges in all age groups including depression, anxiety, mood and personality disorders as well as dual diagnosis comorbidities. I use a variety of therapeutic modalities including, CBT, DBT Motivational Interviewing, Narrative and Mindfulness as well as Problem and Solution Focus work and Client-Centered environment. My approach to therapies are collaborative as I believe working together results in best outcomes for you. Therapy can be difficult but well worth the time and effort.
I look forward to meeting and working with you.


Specialties

  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Grief
  • Self esteem
  • Depression
  • Compassion fatigue
Also experienced in:
Addictions , LGBT , Relationship issues , Family conflicts , Trauma and abuse , Intimacy-related issues , Eating disorders , Sleeping disorders , Parenting issues , Anger management , Career difficulties , Bipolar disorder , Read more...

Clinical approaches:
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Narrative Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy

Years of Experience: 15

Services Offered


  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video

Licensing

LCSW #2142-C (Expires: 2023-05-31)

LCSW #65538 (Expires: 2023-03-31)


Reviews

These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Dr. Jina Lewallen. We don’t pay anyone to provide their review and they are all made voluntarily. Some people's experience receiving therapy with BetterHelp might be different.

Written by R.Y. on May 04, 2022 after therapy with Jina for 4 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, anger management, and career difficulties

Awesome love her very much.

Written by K.A. on Apr 14, 2022 after therapy with Jina for 2 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, grief, intimacy-related issues, parenting issues, career difficulties, coping with life changes, coaching, and compassion fatigue

Best therapist I have had in years. Helping me process and understand more about myself and triggers and dealing with them.

Written by L.A. on Apr 05, 2022 after therapy with Jina for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, family conflicts, grief, self esteem, coping with life changes, and adhd

She has endless compassion, flexibility, and she meets my where I am regardless of my messes or how long I’ve been floating.

Written by C.A. on Apr 01, 2022 after therapy with Jina for 2 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, sleeping disorders, self esteem, bipolar disorder, and coaching

I love being able to talk to Jina! She is so supportive and really understands what I want to achieve with therapy. She is very flexible with her schedule and is great with communicating.

Written by J.A. on Mar 18, 2022 after therapy with Jina for 2 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, depression, relationship issues, family conflicts, coping with life changes, adhd, anger management, sleeping disorders, and eating disorders

Dr. Lewallen is very kind, compassionate and shares a great amount of expertise in her field.
I always look forward to our sessions and feel very grateful to have found her through Betterhelp.

Thanks Dr. Lewallen!

Written by C.A. on Mar 18, 2022 after therapy with Jina for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, intimacy-related issues, bipolar disorder, and compassion fatigue

Dr. Lewallen is a compassionate and caring therapist that makes me feel actually listened to. Her responses and advice are always supportive and extremely helpful. She checks on me throughout the week which I immensely appreciate and makes me feel valued.
She listens and helps. I wish she had become my therapist years ago!

Written by C.L. on Mar 17, 2022 after therapy with Jina for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, and eating disorders

Extremely professional, kind, diligent, and resourceful. I highly recommend.

Written by B.R. on Mar 15, 2022 after therapy with Jina for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, grief, sleeping disorders, self esteem, and coping with life changes

Dr. Lewallen has been phenomenal. I feel at ease discussing my needs and we communicate very well. I have enjoyed our sessions!

Written by K.R. on Mar 11, 2022 after therapy with Jina for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, and adhd

Dr. Lewallen is incredible. She is honest, compassionate and extremely experienced. I have been progressing forward in life after each session. She provides me alternative ways to consider challenges and trauma I’ve encountered. Try common sense approach too. Extremely applicable to daily live… no fluff or therapy buzz words. I truly appreciate Dr Jina. My life has changed because of her. I look forward to each session! I’ve been with Dr Leeallen for 2 months going on 3. Thank you Dr Jina!!

Written by R.A. on Mar 01, 2022 after therapy with Jina for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, parenting issues, self esteem, career difficulties, coping with life changes, and coaching

Dr Lewallen is a tremendous source of support, strength, and comfort. I am confident for the first time, ever, that I will be able to overcome several obstacles that have hindered me throughout my life.

Written by I.S. on Feb 14, 2022 after therapy with Jina for 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, self esteem, anger management, and coping with life changes

Dr. Lewallen is extremely caring and dedicated. She goes out of her way to stay connected and is extremely experienced.

Written by B.R. on Feb 08, 2022 after therapy with Jina for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, intimacy-related issues, eating disorders, sleeping disorders, self esteem, and career difficulties

Jina Lewallen is an impartial yet supportive friend. She makes me comfortable with being vulnerable and talking about the big issues in my life. I cannot recommend her enough

Written by D.O. on Feb 02, 2022 after therapy with Jina for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, trauma and abuse, grief, and adhd

It is like talking to a friend you trust. Like her a lot

Written by H.A. on Jan 24, 2022 after therapy with Jina for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, trauma and abuse, grief, eating disorders, sleeping disorders, and compassion fatigue

Very professional yet personable. I feel safe working with her and sharing my information and personal thoughts. I feel confident taking this journey with her.

Written by R.A. on Jan 11, 2022 after therapy with Jina for 3 weeks on issues concerning relationship issues

Excellent therapist! Very insightful, experienced, detailed, and very engaged. She always makes extra time for me and clearly takes her job wholeheartedly.

Written by B.A. on Jan 06, 2022 after therapy with Jina for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, and stress, anxiety

Dr. Lewallen is a great therapist. She truly cares!

Written by V.I. on Jan 06, 2022 after therapy with Jina for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, grief, and self esteem

I love my therapist after only one session! She is so kind, always checking in and making sure I’m doing okay. Absolutely amazing!!!

Written by L.A. on Dec 30, 2021 after therapy with Jina for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, and self esteem

Dr. Lee Allen makes me feel very comfortable and I am confident that with her help I’ll be able to reach my mental health goals.

Work with me!