Alex Gay

Alex Gay

Credentials
Professional Counselor

Financial therapy
Religious Beliefs

Fluent Languages
English


Biography

Alex Gay is a dedicated therapist committed to helping others navigate life's challenges by creating a safe, empathetic, and supportive therapeutic environment. She is passionate about fostering a space where clients feel safe, understood, and valued while ensuring everyone receives the care and attention they need to thrive. Alex holds a M.S. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from National Louis University. With over five years of experience in the mental health field, she has worked with diverse populations. She spent four years at a nonprofit advocating for survivors of sexual violence and one year at a nonprofit focused on substance abuse, working with both men and women. Alex utilizes Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. She tailors her therapeutic methods to align with the unique goals and needs of each individual, collaborating with clients to foster personal growth, develop coping strategies, and achieve lasting change.


Specialties

Anxiety Depression Self-esteem Life Adjustments LGBTQ+ ADHD PTSD/trauma Life Coaching Relationship issues Women`s issues Codependency Grief Mood disorders Eating disorders Substance use Sexual Violence Anger management Self-injury