James F. Lassiter, Ph.d.,PC  teaching practice that offers postgraduate fellowships, internships and practical opportunities for mental health professionals-in- training. Those who qualify for our placements must have a Master’s degree in their behavioral health specialty (clinical psychology, mental health counseling, marriage and family therapy, substance abuse counselor, clinical social work, speech and occupational therapy), be recognized as such by that professional licensing board and/or actively registered in an accredited university program with at least two years clinical experience.Dr. Lassiter has been a licensed independent practitioner of Clinical Psychology since 1979 in New York, and since 2005 in Virginia.As a former professor of the Derner Institute of Advanced Psychological Studies at Adelphi University, Garden City, New York, Dr. Lassiter and our LMHPs also provide clinical supervision and mentoring for mental health practitioners who are meeting licensure requirements.

Workshop and Seminar Participation

Dr. Lassiter is available to lecture at workshops and seminars that further develop skills for psychotherapy specialties such as hypnosis, energy psychology methods, cognitive-behavioral techniques, psychoanalytically oriented therapies and psychological testing.Additionally, Dr. Lassiter supports employers developing or expanding their EAP programs. Whether a company is looking for advice on their current services or training for supervisors and Human Resources personnel to manage difficult issues in the workplace, Dr. Lassiter provides a wide-range expertise for resolving a variety of issues, including but not limited to, anger management, depression, occupational stress, drug/alcohol or other conditions/disorders that can impact the workplace and employees’ performance capacity.Our commitment to staying aware of the trends impacting employees today is another reason that Dr. Lassiter and our clinical staff are available to present at churches, corporate planning and professional association meetings. Please call our office to discuss the topics which are frequently requested, and how we may assist you for an upcoming meeting or event.

Suite Space Available 

Our office continually canvass the community for Licensed Mental Health Professionals interested in leasing suite space in our established practice. Our private, flexible work space offers many different choices, in a professional atmosphere.  Our friendly, and professional suite has a space waiting for you, please do not hesitate to contact Dr. Lassiter directly. He is always supportive of and excited to welcome other professionals.