Dr. Lindsey Michelle West
Dr. Lindsey West is a clinical educator and diversity and inclusion professional in Augusta, GA. West graduated from Brown University with an AB in Psychology and received her MA and Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Massachusetts Boston. Dr. West completed her predoctoral internship training at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, Ga. She completed her postdoctoral fellowship at Augusta University. Dr. West’s clinical interests include CBT with underserved populations, including the application of mindfulness and acceptance-based therapies with diverse individuals and groups, and multicultural therapy. West’s scholarship has focused primarily on enhancing the mental health and quality of life of individuals from diverse backgrounds. In addition to being licensed in the state of Georgia, West is a licensed psychologist in South Carolina. Dr. West is a member of the American Psychological Association (APA) and is a member of APA’s Division 35 (Psychology of Women) and Division 45 (Society for Psychological Study of Ethnic Minority Issues).
Modalities: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy; Behavioral Activation; Mindfulness and Acceptance-based behavioral therapies; Multicultural Therapy; Solution-focused
Specialties: Generalized Anxiety Disorder; Adjustment Stress; Depression; Discrimination Stressors; Work-Life Integration; Racial Identity; Motherhood
Licenses: GA #PSY003595; SC #1252
Culturally-tailored and informed CBT, Acceptance-based behavioral therapy, behavioral activation, and multicultural therapy.
Generalized anxiety disorder; other anxiety disorders; women's health; depression; stress and coping; coping with racism and other microaggressions; coping with oppression; motherhood; work-life integration; values clarification
Georgia PSY003595 ; South Carolina 1252