Education: Lindsay obtained her undergraduate degree in Politics, Philosophy, and Economics from King’s College in 2010, her Master’s degrees in Counseling and Christian Education from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in 2012 and 2014, her Doctor of Counseling from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in 2016, and her Play Therapy Certification from KC Play Therapy Institute in 2013. Lindsay completed her Registered Play Therapy Supervisor (RPT-S) credential in 2018.
Experience: Lindsay began her career working in the public schools in Kansas City, Kansas as a school counselor. After gaining experience providing therapy and advocacy working with children living in high poverty and dealing with trauma and instability, Lindsay’s interest in providing clinically focused treatment as a support outside of the public school system gained traction. Lindsay currently works at Peace Partnership as a clinical therapist where she divides her time supporting local schools and seeing clients in office. Lindsay is an adjunct instructor at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary and an instructor for Heartland Play Therapy Institute.
Additional Information: Lindsay uses Play Therapy as her primary therapeutic modality with children and adolescents and Cognitive Behavior Therapy with adults. Additionally she utilizes Sandtray Therapy, has been trained in EMDR Level 1 and 2, Theraplay, is a Certified AutPlay Therapy provider and is qualified to supervise those pursuing their addictions specialty license in Missouri. Lindsay is also experienced in solution focused treatment, mindfulness and attachment techniques. Lindsay enjoys working with children, teen girls and women of all ages and is committed to providing quality and affordable counseling to all who are seeking positive change. Lindsay believes that play therapy provides a safe space for kids (and grown ups!) to process heal and grow in their own time.