Dr. LYNNE PARSONS, M.S.N. Psy. D. Clinical Psychologist

490 White Fence Lane POB 435
Mill Spring, NC 28756
Tel. B: (828)-894-5595


  • 1986 Chicago School of Professional Psychology Psy.D.
    1985 Cook County Hospital, Internship
    1968 University of Illinois M.S.N.
    1965 University of Illinois B.S.N

In the late 70ties I studied Bioenergetic Analysis with Alexander Lowen in New York and became a trainer in the early 80ties. I taught locally in Chicago and traveled to Holland in 1985 and l986 to give trainings. After graduating as a psychologist I began working with an analyst and resigned from the Institute


1997 – present
Hendersonville Family Health Center, Faculty Behavioral Medicine for Family Practice Residency Program

Private Practice with Adults & Adolescents, Mill Spring, NC

1986 to l996
Private Practice, Lake Institute, Chicago, Il.
Senior partner in a group of clinical psychologists

1988 to l993
West Suburban Family Practice. Oak Park, Illinois, 
Coordinator of Behavioral Medicine for Family Practice


2010 Working with Emotional Symptoms with Greater Efficacy, 3 days, NYC
2010  Systemic Family Constellation Workshops, Asheville, NC  2 days
2010  Ongoing monthly case seminar with Patti Elledge SEP, Asheville, NC
2010  Gut Feelings: How the Health of Our Digestive System Relates to the Health of Our Mind and Emotions, 2 days
2008  Three Instincts: Using the Enneagram to Create Balance in Life and Harmony in Relationships,  2 days
2008  Life Trauma, Dissociation and Chronic Disease:  1 day
2006  Courage in the Face of Uncertainity, American Academy of Psychotherapists, 3 days
2005 Somatic Experiencing Training 12 days
2005 Jungian Dream Work 2 days
2004 Somatic Experiencing Training, 12 days
2004 International Enneagram Conference,D.C.
2004 Soulful Embodiment, Jungain, 5 days
2003 Somatic Experiencing Training, 12 days
2003 Chronic Pain and Addiction, MAHEC
2002 Power Therapies in for Traumatized Clients
2002 International Enneagram Conference, Minneapolis
2001 MAHEC, Anxiety Management, Asheville
2001 American Group Therapy Conference, Boston
2000 American Group Therapy Conference, Los Angeles


2010  Using the Mind to Change the Brain, ICC community college
2009  Enneagram for HFHC Residents, Hendersonville, NC
2008  Enneagram for Woman At Risk, Asheville, NC
2007  Enneagram at Morning Glory Farm, Mill Spring
2005 Aspen, CO, Intermediate Enneagram
2005 North Carolina Addiction Conference, Enneagram
2004 Delta Kappa Gamma Society Int., Enneagram
2004 Carolinas Conference on Addiction, Enneagram
2004 MAHEC, Enneagram & Twelve Steps

LICENSE: North Carolina #2285

Member of North Carolina Psychological Association