Dr. Linda Dixon

(Ph.D, MA, CAS, NCC)

About Me

I am a NYS State Certified School Psychologist, a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Nationally Board Certified Counselor (NBCC). Having worked in the mental health field for over 35 years and in the school counseling field for 16 years, I work especially with children and adolescents providing individual, family and group counseling. I am a commissioned minister of pastoral care-- licensed by the National Christian Conservative Church (NCCC). I am also a doctoral candidate in Christian Counseling with the National Christian Counselor's Association (NCCA). I am a NCCA Licensed Clinical Pastoral Counselor(LCPC) and Certified Temperament Counselor (CTC).

My areas of specialization include the following areas: child and adolescent issues, anxiety, depression, grief recovery, behavioral modification, parenting, single parenting, crisis intervention, Christian counseling, dialectical and cognitive behavior therapy, behavioral management, individual, group and family counseling; child, teens, adults, family.My focus as a counselor is to provide children/teens ongoing social skill development in the areas of: communication, coping strategies, friendship skills and decision making. I work well with students with ADHD, Autism and depression/anxiety. I specialize in dialectical and behavior therapy and cognitive therapy.


Specialties

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

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

Years of Experience: 37

Services Offered


  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video

Licensing

LPC #003108 (Expires: 2021-06-30)


Reviews

Written by N.I. on Oct 15, 2020 after counseling with Linda for 2 weeks

Counseling with Dr.Dixon has been the best decision I ever made. My only regret is not starting sooner. It’s been so beneficial in so many areas of my life.