Meet The Team
Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength; while loving someone deeply gives you courage. -Lao Tzu
Lindsey is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, who is a certified in ecotherapy as is a Certified Equine Interaction Professional in Petaluma, CA where she has a private practice. Lindsey deep focus and growing practice involves those individuals who seek to grow, challenge and take leadership in their lives. Lindsey has a deep interest for those who desire to deeply connect with animals, nature and inherent wisdom the resides within each being. She provides an integrative approach with extensive training in integrative and depth oriented therapies, women's issues, trauma, eating disorder, ecopsychology and equine facilitated psychotherapy. Lindsey is certified in EMDR and has training in Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. She strongly encourages a treatment team approach for her client's in recovery from eating disorders, complex trauma and other struggles . Lindsey uses nature, community, wisdom of Earth and sound clinical practice to help support her client's in getting in touch with their deeper sense of being, embodiment and purpose. Lindsey believes that each person who comes into her office has the capacity to heal and everything they need within to heal. Her job as a psychotherapist is to support her client's in finding self knowing, wisdom, compassion, grace, humility and resolution in their journey.
Lindsey also uses other approaches such as cognitive behavioral therapy, trauma-focused CBT, solution-focused therapies, somatic based therapy, art, mindfulness, as well as incorporation of family systems and soul based approaches. Lindsey treats eating disorders from a HAES (Health at Every Size Model).
Lindsey is a compassionate women who loves animals, art, self-exploration and putting efforts into changing the world through radical self-love and acceptance. She believes in the human capacity to love and transform. Lindsey is passionate about human rights, access to medical care and taking care of the Earth. She deeply cares about the human spirit, kindness and animals. Her dog, River, can often be found as extra emotional support at her office most days. Lindsey bring love and builds community wherever she goes. This is part of her efforts to make a better world and community. She believes in a strong therapy container where all things can be brought to therapy to be explored. She works from a client centered approach with the focus of the individual leading where they want to go/explore in treatment.
For psychotherapy, supervision and consultation of:
* Women's Issues
*Eating Disorders (Bulimia, anorexia, binge eating disorder, orthorexia, arfid and exercise addiction)
* Trauma Resolution
*Gay, lesbian, transgender, queer, bi-sexual and gender fluid
*Self development and personal growth
*Chronic illness with concentration in Lyme Disease
If you have any further questions please don't hesitate to call of e-mail Lindsey with the information listed below.
Lindsey Wert, LMFT CEIP-MH
EDRS Past President
318 Western Avenue
Petaluma, CA 94952