Linda J Yancey

Counselor, MS, LMHC

Verified by Psychology Today
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(727) 748-6490

Linda J Yancey

Counselor, MS, LMHC

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

Linda J. Yancey, MS, LMHC
4625 East Bay Drive
Building 300, Suite #301
Clearwater, FL 33764
(727) 748-6490
Offers online therapy

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Announcement icon Yes! I provide both Telehealth sessions (HIPAA compliant electronic platform) and in-office CDC compliant precautions. Please call/email.

About

Looking for an emotionally safe place to explore your emotional/psychological need? Proving a safe place is one of my major goals . My years of experience/training in agencies, work with children, adolescents, adults, & seniors has uniquely prepared me for private practice. I counsel individuals, groups, adolescents, children, seniors, couples & families. My therapeutic approach is eclectic; emphasizing Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Client-Centered & Family Systems approaches. I work with all ages/diverse populations (including LGBTQ+). I specialize in trauma, mood, addiction disorders & issues related to HIV+/AIDS.
Specialties: Evenings offered. Trauma/Abuse; Addictions; Mood disorders; LGBTQ+ issues; Co-dependency; ADHD; ODD; HIV/AIDS; Anger Mgt; Blended Families. All ages. Therapies: Client-Centered, Cognitive Behavioral (CBT); Behavioral; Techniques of Behavioral (DBT); Solution-Focused; Reality; TF-CBT; Play Therapy; Child Parent Psychotherapy.
Please join me in a journey of healing. I focus on being Client-Centered; attuning to the client's needs/wants of the therapy experience. I establish good rapport, an emotionally safe therapy space, and empathy toward my clients. I guide clients with solution-based and empirically-researched techniques.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $125 - $135
Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, Cash, Check, Discover, Mastercard, Venmo, Visa, Zelle
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna insurance pending
  • Cash fees are negotiable.
  • Child 10% Discount
  • Cigna EAP
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • Senior 10% Discount
  • Out of Network
If further questions, please call to discuss. Thank you.
Email me or call (727) 748-6490 with questions.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 13 Years
  • License: Florida / MH9380
  • School: Nova Southeastern University
  • Year Graduated: 2004

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Suncoast Mental Health Counselors Association
  • Certificate Date: 2020

Linda J Yancey's Groups

Coping with Trauma/A Women's Group

Thursdays 5:00 - 6:30 PM; call for pre-screening if interested. Groups are closed to pre-screened participants, only. Groups run approximately 8 weeks; $30/per each weekly session. This is primarily a Support/Process Group. Participants are eligible to continue to next 8-week session sequence, if interested. Currently offering a women's group, but other gender/age specific groups TBD, as needed. Groups are small; 4-6 person max., ensuring all participants have an opportunity to process issues in session, as needed.

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Tools for Anger Management

Weekly, Mondays 5:30 - 7:00 PM; call for pre-screening if interested. Groups are closed to pre-screened - non-court ordered - participants, only. Groups run approximately 8-9 weeks; $30/per session. This is primarily a Psycho-education/Support Group. Interested participants are eligible to continue to next 8-9 week session sequence. Currently offering coed groups, other gender/age specific groups TBD, as needed. Small groups; 4-6-person max., ensuring participants have opportunity to process material in session. Open to anyone wishing to learn better coping skills for managing anger. Certificates of Completion available upon completion of all session material; provided.

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Children Coping with Change

Guardians please call to pre-screen your child. Often, children & adolescents struggle with change; due to divorce, separation & blended families - or change of housing, school & peer groups. Session day/time TBD. Cost: $30/session; approximately 8 sessions per group. Participants may continue to next 8-week group sequence, as needed. Consent to Treatment must be signed by legal guardian prior to first session. Open to any child/adolescent experiencing difficulties with change. Additional focus on anger mgt. & effective communication skills. Children & adolescent groups separated by age. Groups are small; approximately 4-6 individuals/group.

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Location

Linda J. Yancey, MS, LMHC
4625 East Bay Drive
Building 300, Suite #301
Clearwater, FL 33764
(727) 748-6490
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Specialties
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Addiction
  • Relationship Issues
Issues
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Blended Family; Anger Management
  • Child
  • Codependency
  • Depression
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Family Conflict
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Narcissistic Personality (NPD)
  • Self Esteem
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Transgender
  • Transgender; HIV/AIDS; Marriage/Family
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders (DID)
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

I also speak: Basic Spanish
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Toddler
Communities
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Blind Allied
  • Gay Allied
  • HIV / AIDS Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Non-Binary Allied
  • Open Relationships Non-Monogamy
  • Queer Allied
  • Sex-Positive, Kink Allied
  • Transgender Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Client-Centered
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior (DBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Humanistic
  • Integrative
  • Interpersonal
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Enhancement (MET) Therapy
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Play Therapy
  • Psychoanalytic
  • Reality Therapy
  • Relational
  • Sandplay
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group

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Last Modified: 1 Dec 2022
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Linda J Yancey

Counselor, MS, LMHC