Lindsay Fought, Psy.D.
Lindsay Fought, Psy.D. is a licensed psychologist who received her doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Marshall University, an American Psychological Association (APA) accredited program. After completing her internship and post-doctoral residency at Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health in Ohio, she relocated to Raleigh, North Carolina in 2010 where she provided intense mental health services to children and adolescents at Central Regional Hospital, a state psychiatric hospital in Butner. Additionally, Dr. Fought serves as a Field Research Examiner for Pearson Clinical Assessment in which she evaluates volunteers as part of the standardization process for upcoming clinical testing measures.
Dr. Fought has extensive experience providing a variety of evidence-based therapeutic and assessment services and specializes in issues related to anxiety, mood, trauma, self-esteem, behavioral and noncompliance concerns, and interpersonal difficulties. She has advanced training in developmental evaluations including the comprehensive assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of those with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASDs). Additionally, she has created and led a number of child and adolescent therapeutic groups focusing on stress management, emotional identification, coping skills for anxiety, and increasing problem solving and social skills.
Dr. Fought enjoys working closely with both her clients and their families as she feels passionately about creating collaborative relationships as well as increasing insight, internal motivation, and confidence in overcoming obstacles.