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Dr. George Gates

Dr. George Gates, DMin, LPA, LPC

Dr. Gates is a licensed professional counselor, licensed psychological associate and a faith-based counselor.  He earned his doctorate from Boston University and his master's degree in clinical psychology from Marshall University.  He has undergone extensive training in the cognitive behavioral psychotherapy model. 

Areas of specialization include

  • couples counseling
  • depression and anxiety disorders
  • workplace stress
  • grief and loss
  • psychological adjustment to chronic illness
  • men's issues
  • individual faith journeys

Lynn Parker Johnson, MSW, LCSW

Lynn Parker Johnson, MSW, LCSW

Lynn is a licensed clinical social worker; she earned her master's degree from East Carolina University. Lynn has been a middle-school teacher and guidance counselor in the public school system and the Family and Developmental Specialist at New Hanover Regional's Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU).  She is also infant-toddler certified (pending final review). Lynn is looking forward to meeting with the individuals and family in our area.

Areas of specialization include:

  • families-including single-parent households and families with special-needs members
  • women's issues
  • school problems
  • grief and loss-including chronic illness
  • anxiety and depression

Dr. Roy Vogel, PhD., M.Ed.

Dr. Vogel, a psychologist, has been in practice for over 20 years and has conducted over 35,000 direct patient hours.  Having earned his Ph.D. and M.Ed. in psychology from Boston College, Dr. Vogel built a large group practice in New Jersey, which he recently sold.  Dr. Vogel also produced and hosted a live, drive-time, NYC-based radio show for six years.  His practice has primarily been focused on adults.  Currently, he is primarily accepting referrals of a forensic nature, and conducts evaluations of a diverse nature, including but not limited to:

  • Personal injury
  • Workers' Comp
  • Disability
  • Discrimination
  • Criminal prosecution and defense
  • Wrongful death
Linda Oldham Ikle

Linda Oldham Iklé, Ph.D.

Dr. Iklé is a licensed clinical psychologist with 26 years of experience in the evaluation of mental health disorders and developmental disabilities. She earned her Ph.D. at the University of Denver and she has a Master’s degree in education as well as one in psychology. She has worked with multidisciplinary teams evaluating children and adults with developmental disabilities and mental health problems since 1983. She has also been involved in longitudinal research on children with high-risk birth conditions and high-risk environmental conditions since 1978.  She taught at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center where she was an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Psychology. 

Areas of Specialization include

Evaluation and Treatment Recommendations for:

  • Developmental Delay/Disabilities
  • Educational Problems/Learning Disabilities
  • Complex or Severe Mental Disorders
  • Autistic Spectrum Disorders
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Behavioral Problems
  • Age range: infants, toddlers, preschool, school age, adult
Lauren Langley, PMHNP-BC

Lauren is a board certified Adult Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. She received her BS and her Masters of Science in Nursing (MSN) from Vanderbilt University. She is currently studying to achieve a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP), also from Vanderbilt. Lauren has over 11 years in practice treating a variety of mental health disorders specializing in pharmacotherapy of mental health disorders. She is currently taking new clients for psychiatric evaluation and medication management. Lauren is looking forward to helping you improve your quality of life and overcome life’s challenges.

Evaluation and Treatment Recommendations for:

  • depressive disorders,
  • anxiety disorders,
  • post-traumatic stress disorder,
  • eating disorders,
  • ADHD,
  • personality disorders,
  • adjustment disorders,
  • other psychiatric co-morbidities
**Practice is private pay.
Matt Hill, M.S., LPC, NCC

Matt is a licensed professional counselor (LPC).  He earned his bachelor’s degree in psychology from Pennsylvania State University, master’s degree in school counseling and a certificate of advanced graduate studies in counseling (CAGS) from the University of Scranton, and his currently completing his doctoral dissertation in Human Development at Marywood University.  He has a background working with children, adolescents, and young adults in settings consisting of the school and community agencies.  His goal is to assist you with your counseling needs.

Areas of specialization:
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Life transitions
  • Academic difficulties
  • Self-esteem
  • Family Conflict  

Gateway Psychological Services
1606 Wellington Ave, Suite H
Wilmington, NC 28401
Phone: 910-793-6144
Email: info@gatewaypsych.com