Katie Leikam

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW, LISW-CP, BC-TMH

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Katie Leikam

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW, LISW-CP, BC-TMH

She/Her/Hers


Location

Offers online therapy

Katie Leikam, LCSW
Decatur, GA 30030
(404) 495-8535

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Announcement icon All sessions are HIPPA compliant, live, video or phone sessions during this time of COVID-19 to protect our health.
As an affirming provider for LGBTQ, transgender and gender expansive clients, my practice centers around supporting this community. If you want to explore your gender identity, sexuality, process religious trauma, or work through relationship stress, I can help you. If you are seeking a secular, gender affirming therapist to walk with you through your gender transition, I can walk with you. My WPATH specialization is with children and adolescents. Tweens and teens enjoy working with me. I am direct and I am real. I use mindful self-compassion, solution focused therapy and CBT that allows me to work with teenagers and adults alike.
I work with the transgender and gender expansive community and members of the LGBTQ community. I am a secular therapist who has additional training for my WPATH GEI SOC v7 certification specializing in working with children, adolescents and adults. I also write WPATH soc v7 gender affirming hormone and surgery letters although I support informed consent.
I know it's hard to find a LGBTQIA and gender affirming, secular therapist in the Southeast. I know parents come to me wanting to understand their children. I know adults need to be themselves. I can help you. I offer expert and convenient care for my clients through video throughout GA, NC, SC and FL. Call or email me for a free consultation.
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Katie Leikam
“LGBTQ and transgender affirming therapist in GA, SC, NC & FL specializing in working with gender identity, anxiety with teens and adults. ”

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $250+
Pay By: American Express, Cash, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Out of Network
I provide a receipt for you to give to your insurance company for reimbursement for our sessions based on your out of network benefits.
Email me or call (404) 495-8535 with questions.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 9 Years
  • License: Georgia / CSW006045
  • School: University of Georgia
  • Year Graduated: 2009
I am also certified by the World Professional Association of Transgender Health as a GEI SOC v7 certified member.

Additional Credentials

  • License No. and State: C013283 North Carolina
  • License No. and State: 12526 South Carolina
  • License No. and State: 127 Florida

Katie Leikam's Groups

Gender Identity Consultation Group

Peer consultation group lead by Katie Leikam, LCSW, LISW-CP for education on working with clients who are transgender, gender creative and gender expansive including children and adults. This small group meets once monthly to discuss using theoretical modalities, best practices, and policy.

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Location

Katie Leikam, LCSW
Decatur, GA 30030
(404) 495-8535
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Transgender
  • Autism
  • Child
Issues
  • Anxiety
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Family Conflict
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Men's Issues
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • Religious Trauma
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Age
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
Communities
  • Body Positivity
  • Gay Allied
  • HIV / AIDS Allied
  • Intersex Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Non-Binary Allied
  • Open Relationships Non-Monogamy
  • Queer Allied
  • Racial Justice Allied
  • Sex-Positive, Kink Allied
  • Transgender Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Compassion Focused
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Existential
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Feminist
  • Humanistic
  • Interpersonal
  • Mindful Self Compassion
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Person-Centered
  • Psychodynamic
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Links

My Website

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This location is easily accessible from:

Last Modified: 22 Sep 2021
Katie Leikam, MSW, LCSW, LISW-CP, BC-TMH, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Decatur
Katie Leikam

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW, LISW-CP, BC-TMH