Janie Lacy, LMHC, NCC, CSAT, Relationship Trauma Expert, Psychotherapist, TV Commentator & Owner of Life Counseling Solutions in Maitland, Florida.
Janie Lacy is a nationally known psychotherapist and Licensed Mental Health Counselor, National Certified Counselor, and Certified Sex Addiction Therapist. She is also a respected television commentator and founder of Life Counseling Solutions in Maitland, Florida. For almost 12 years she has been enriching lives through her psychotherapy work and brings credibility and expert knowledge to audiences via on-air appearances.
As a television commentator, Janie connects with viewers, and is sought after for her psychological insights and practical advice on topics ranging from mental health disorders to relationship challenges. Janie has impacted audiences through various local and national radio, news, and television programs. For example, she has lent her expertise to national shows such as: The Bill Cunningham Show, Daily Buzz and Emotional Mojo.
Janie is a popular professional speaker at national industry conferences and has the ability to energize a room while hosting events. She has authored numerous articles in local and national outlets on sex & love addiction, anger management and relationship & sexual trauma.
Her journey as a psychotherapist began when she worked as a counselor for a non-profit where the clients had various psychiatric challenges along with volunteering at an experiential camp for adolescents with behavioral challenges. In both clinical settings and in private practice, Janie has treated all forms of mental illness, substance abuse, grieving, job stress, emotional disturbances, sexual abuse, social and parenting issues. She is passionate about helping people overcome a variety of life’s challenges.
Janie earned a Bachelors of Science in Business Administration from the University of Central Florida and holds a Master’s in Counseling Psychology from Palm Beach Atlantic University. She is currently pursuing her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from California Southern University.
Janie is a faculty member with the International Institute for Trauma & Addiction Professionals where she trains professionals who are committed to specializing in the areas of addiction recovery and trauma.
Janie was awarded the “2018 Enterprise Business of the Year” award by the African American Chamber of Commerce of Central Florida.
Janie was also selected as one of the Orlando Business Journal (OBJ) “2019 Women of the Year” and is featured in its Spring 2019 issue and honored at the yearly awards ceremony.
Janie also co-hosts a popular podcast called “Life Unscripted” which can be found on iHeart, iTunes, Spotify and Speaker.