Lyndsey Nelson

Lyndsey Nelson

Marriage and Family Therapist #113189

(650) 240-3197

Office Location

1225 Crane St. Suite 106 B
Menlo Park CA 94025
United States of America


Lyndsey specializes in working with youth at school and in private sessions. She uses a strength-based modality, as well as play therapy and cognitive behavioral techniques and interventions. Lyndsey works with teens and children to increase their emotional regulation and social skills to cope with feelings of anxiety, balance the pressure to achieve at school, effectively communicate with their parents and thrive emotionally. Before founding Life Light Counseling, she had the pleasure of working with Beacon Wellness Team as a therapist to gifted teens and children, as well as many years providing counseling within our Public and Private Schools, Campbell Union School District and The Harker School. She received her Masters degree in Clinical Psychology from the Chicago School of Professional Psychology.

When not in the office she enjoys time with her son and family. She loves the beach, museums, travel and dance.

Lyndsey is a licensed marriage and family therapist #113189.

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License Info: Marriage and Family Therapist #113189 CA
Practitioner Type
  • Marriage & Family Therapist
  • Distance/Video Treatment
  • Family
  • Group
  • Individual
  • Humanistic Psychology
  • Play Therapy
  • Positive Psychology
  • Academic
  • ADHD
  • Anger
  • Eating Disorders
  • Self-Esteem
  • Self-Harm
  • Stress
  • Teen Concerns
  • Children
  • Adolescents
  • Young Adults
  • Adults
  • Families