I am licensed in Arkansas with 16 years of professional work experience. In my practice I primarily serve those who are experiencing stress, anxiety, response to trauma and abuse, & person issues dealing with lack of motivation, low self esteem, and confidence. Many of my clients are working through issues dealing with life changes.
Therapy with me generally begins with helping my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. Taking the first step to seeking a more fulfilling and happier life takes courage. I am here to support you in that process.
Additional areas of focus: LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coaching, Compassion fatigue, Abandonment, Aging and Geriatric Issues, Caregiver Issues and Stress, Chronic Pain Illness and Disability, Communication Problems, Control Issues, Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster, Dependent Personality, Divorce and Separation, Expats, Family of Origin Issues, First Responder Issues, Forgiveness, Life Purpose, Midlife Crisis, Military and Veterans Issues, Money and Financial Issues, Mood Disorders, Panic Disorder and Panic Attacks, Phobias, Post-traumatic Stress, Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Social Anxiety and Phobia, Women's Issues, Workplace Issues
Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy
AR LPC P1109070
Linda listens and understands what you are asking her about very well
She also has recommendations for you to try out as well to help you get where you are trying to get to
Written on Feb 15, 2024 after therapy with Linda for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, self esteem, and coping with life changes
I.have found Linda Lay to have good advise. She is a good listener with good suggestions. She has a lot of good experience in different areas of life,'s challenges!
Written on Feb 13, 2024 after therapy with Linda for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, addictions, trauma and abuse, grief, eating disorders, sleeping disorders, and self esteem
Linda is very helpful ， good listener, and she try to understand what I want to express and offer me some guidance with her experience. Thanks God for that .
Written on Feb 09, 2024 after therapy with Linda for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, career difficulties, and adhd
Linda could not be a better therapist, mentor and friend
Written on Dec 22, 2023 after therapy with Linda for 10 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, lgbt, grief, and intimacy-related issues
Linda is not only a wonderful therapist but just an amazing person in general. I know that she truly cares about me and my progress and I love meeting with her weekly. It’s my safe space!! When I was unable to meet with her for several months, I seriously missed her! I’m so glad to be back.
Written on Nov 08, 2023 after therapy with Linda for 8 months on issues concerning addictions, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, and intimacy-related issues
Linda is amazing and could put into words how I felt about my current situation. Sometimes things are difficult to face, but her expertise was mind-blowing and helped me understand myself better. I am grateful for all the sessions I had with her and would definetly reach out again when needed!
Written on Oct 21, 2023 after therapy with Linda for 1 month on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, self esteem, coping with life changes, and compassion fatigue