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Lamplighter Movement 
Virginia Beach Chapter

Free support group for victims of incest and child hood sexual abuse based on the mission statement of The Lamplighter Movement, an International Movement for Incest and Child Sexual Abuse Recovery founded by Marjorie McKinnon to help victims toward recovery and healing. Go to for more information: http://www.thelamplighters.org




Group Details

Issues: Sexual Abuse
Treatment Orientation: Trauma Focused


Lindsay Pyatt, MA, NCC

Resident in Counseling

Beach Counseling Center 

Virginia Beach, VA  23451


Lindsay has a Masters of Science, is a Resident in Counseling, and is a National Certified Counselor.  Her focus is on Trauma, PTSD, Anger Management, Academic Under Achievement, and crisis.  Lindsay has practiced with Dr. Annie for three years.  

​Lindsey uses her professional experience to lead our Girl Power Group.  This special group of middle school girls learn how to cope with such issues as self-esteem, bullying, anger, and emotions.  


Speciality ​Issues:
ADHD
Academic Underachievement
Anger Management
Behavioral Issues
Bipolar Disorder
Child or Adolescent
Coping Skills
Couples Counseling
Crisis Intervention
Grief
Peer Relationships
Relationship Issues
Self Esteem
Sexual Abuse


​Treatment Approach:

  • ​​Cognitive Behavioral (CBT) stresses the role of thinking in how we feel and what we do. It is based on the belief that thoughts, rather than people or events, cause our negative feelings.
  • Eclectic
  • Family / Marital
  • Gestalt
  • Humanistic
  • Mindfulness-based (MBCT) Chronic pain/health issues, a focus on reflecting on thoughts without passing judgment
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT) focuses on what clients would like to achieve through therapy rather than on their mental health issues.
  • Trauma Focused​