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South Mississippi's Largest Multi-Specialty Clinic

Hattiesburg Clinic

Lynwood C. Wheeler, PhD, ABPP
Psychology & Counseling

Lynwood C. Wheeler, PhD, ABPP


Dr. Wheeler joined the Hattiesburg Clinic in 2006, and has been in practice in Hattiesburg since 1991. He earned his doctoral degree from the University of Southern Mississippi, and is a licensed psychologist in the state of Mississippi. He also is board certified by the American Board of Professional Psychology.

Dr. Wheeler’s practice focuses on individual, couples, and family counseling for a wide variety of needs including anxiety, depression and mood disorders, ADHD, posttraumatic stress disorder, panic attacks and obsessive compulsive disorders. He has been trained in EMDR, which is a specialized treatment for posttraumatic stress disorder. Dr. Wheeler also conducts psychological evaluations for bariatric surgery and implantable pain management devices. Christian counseling and the integration of faith into counseling process is also something that can be requested, as he has specialized training in this area.

Dr. Wheeler is a fellow of the American Academy of Counseling Psychology and a member of the American Psychological Association, the Mississippi Psychological Association, the Christian Association of Psychological Studies, and the American Association of Christian Counselors. He has served on the executive council of Mississippi Psychological Association, and was appointed by the governor of the state of Mississippi to serve on the Mississippi State Board of Psychology for a term of 5 years.

Dr. Wheeler and his wife Lauren have one child, Clinton. He is a member of Main Street United Methodist Church and enjoys cycling, reading, movies and sports.

“I love being part of this positive team of people working toward a common goal of helping people reach their potential.” Lynwood C. Wheeler, PhD, ABPP



Psychology & Counseling offers a broad range of outpatient services, including research-based counseling and comprehensive psychological assessments. Our team of licensed and credentialed professionals collaborates with your medical provider to ensure continuity of care.



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(601) 261-1650


2 Southern Pointe Parkway, Suite 200
Hattiesburg, MS 39401


Monday – Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

2 Southern Pointe Pkwy.
Suite 200
Hattiesburg, MS 39401
University of Southern Mississippi - Hattiesburg, Miss.

University of South Florida - Tampa, Fla.
Counseling Center for Human Development

American Academy of Counseling Psychology
Fellow - Counseling Psychology
American Board of Professional Psychology
Diplomate - Counseling Psychology

Mississippi Psychological Association
American Psychological Association
Division 17 of the APA:  Counseling Psychology
Division 30 of the APA:  Psychological Hypnosis
Division 38 of the APA:  Health Psychology
Mississippi State Board of Psychology - Appointed by the Governor of Mississippi
American Association of Christian Counselors
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