Dr. Lindsay Gavin, Ph.D.

Preferred Name: Lindsay

About Me

I am a licensed clinical child psychologist in the state of Maryland. I currently work at Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital in Baltimore, MD. I am program coordinator of our Trauma and Healing services. I provide therapy and psychological evaluation services, as well as community-based trainings on topics related to children, mental health and trauma. I work predominately with children and adolescents, birth to 18 years old.

Education & Experience

Ph.D. in Clinical/Community Psychology from University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

Maryland Psychological Association Baltimore City Trauma-Informed Care Task Force Association of Black Psychologists American Psychological Association (APA) Division 5: Society for the Qualitative Inquiry in Psychology APA Division 27: Society for Community Research and Action APA Division 53: Society for Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology APA Division 56: Division of Trauma Psychology Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Adoption
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Domestic Violence
  • Family Issues
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Race, Culture, Ethnicity Issues
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Children (4-12)
  • Community Mental Health Center
  • Families
  • Immigrants
  • Infants/Toddlers (0-3)
  • LGBTQ+
  • Underserved


  • English


  • Aetna
  • BlueCross BlueShield
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid

Geisinger, Johns Hopkins Healthcare