Patricia Gaya, LMFT


Patricia is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) in the State of Georgia. She has experience providing therapy in English, Spanish, and Portuguese to children, adolescents, individuals and families. Patricia is a member of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy as well as The Association for Play Therapy. Patricia uses Play Therapy techniques to help children process their experiences and develop more effective strategies for managing their worlds. Play Therapy is a powerful tool for addressing cognitive, emotional, and behavioral challenges. Patricia also has experience providing therapy to the LGBTQ Community.

Patricia's resume includes:

  • Counseling children, teens, couples, individuals and families in private practice in English, Spanish and Portuguese
  • Supervising therapists working with children
  • Counseling children and adolescents in an Outpatient Community Center
  • Providing individual and group therapy at The League Against Cancer/Mercy Hospital
  • Acting as Primary Therapist in a Juvenile Addiction Facility

Areas of Specialty:

  • Child and Adolescent Issues
  • Depression
  • Anxiety and Phobias
  • ADHD, Inattention, Impulsivity and Hyperactivity
  • Anger Management
  • Learning Difficulties
  • Interpersonal Relationships
  • Grief and Loss
  • Parenting
  • Bullying
  • Adjusting to Change/Life Transitions