Lindsay  Bunselmeyer
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Lindsay Bunselmeyer

She/Her/Hers

Master of Science, MS - Mental Health Counseling Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, LMFT
California Accepting Online
Updated October 21, 2021

Specialties & Expertise

  • Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health
  • Adolescent mental health
  • Parenting
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Life transitions

Professional statement

Lindsay is a Marriage and Family Therapist with the State of California Board of Behavioral Sciences. She holds a Master of Science degree in Counseling from California State University, East Bay (2008). Lindsay is Perinatal Mental Health Certified and trained in EMDR and Mindfulness. Lindsay is passionate about healthy families and specializes in working with women in pregnancy and postpartum, adolescents, and parents.

Lindsay has experience treating individuals and families with a wide range of needs in San Diego and the Bay Area for over 12 years. Her approach is attachment-based, strength-based, informed, compassionate, and collaborative. She believes in identifying and addressing unmet needs that lie underneath mental health symptoms in order to bring about sustainable growth and change.

Sessions are typically 50 minutes long and once a week. Depending on the nature of the work and progress on therapeutic goals, session length and frequency may be increased or decreased to accommodate each individual or family. Lindsay offers convenient evening and weekend hours. Sessions are currently taking place via Telehealth.


Message to clients


Specialties

Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health - Addressing issues specific to women and families during the pregnancy and postpartum period, including postpartum depression and anxiety

Adolescent mental health - Working with adolescents, teenagers, and parents on social, academic, and/or emotional challenges throughout teenage years; addressing anxiety, family conflicts, peer relationships, school stress, transition to college, social media pressures, self-esteem, hopelessness about the future, emotional disregulation

Parenting - Helping parents develop and implement strategies to address challenges that arise throughout childrearing; managing stress and increasing support

Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)

Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life

Life transitions - Coping with difficult or impactful life changes, such as moving to a new area, relationship transitions, child rearing, or career changes; learning self-care to better manage resulting stress




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Parents
  • Teenagers (13-18)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Insurance

  • Cigna
  • Optum

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $130 (50min)

Additional session information

Out-of-network billing options

This provider can support you in getting reimbursement from your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement. Here are the out-of-network billing options they provide:

  • Super billing
Payment options
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
  • IvyPay
Session frequency

Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.

  • Weekly
  • Every other week

Location(s)

Online Sessions (California)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon Closed
  • Tue Please inquire about hours
  • Wed Please inquire about hours
  • Thu Please inquire about hours
  • Fri Closed
  • Sat Please inquire about hours
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 14 years

San Diego Unified School District, Mental Health Clinician, 2016 - 2019
Seneca Family of Agencies, Lead Therapist, Clinical Supervisor, 2008 - 2015

Postpartum Support International, PMH-C, 2021
California State University, East Bay, M.A. , 2008
University of California, Santa Barbara, B.A., 2002


Licensure

California: 51482


Languages

English