Lynn Rainey, MA, LPC, NCC, earned her bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Central Methodist University and her master’s in Counseling from Missouri Baptist University. Lynn has worked in the fields of social services and mental health for more than 12 years in home, community-based, clinic, and school settings with children, adults, families, and school staff. Before joining Saint Louis Counseling, Lynn worked in the school setting, providing mental-health counseling services to children, ages Pre-K-12 grade, and their families. Her work also included mental-health support, crisis interventions, and psycho-education for school staff. Lynn utilizes Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT), Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavior Therapy (TF-CBT), self-compassion tools, mindfulness, and other modalities based upon each client’s needs. Her areas of experience range from self-esteem, depression, anxiety, trauma, grief, PTSD, family communication, OCD, attachment and much more. Lynn emphasizes on building strong therapeutic relationships to create a comfortable and pleasant experience. She enjoys helping clients meet their goals and find a greater sense of well-being in their lives.