Lynne Joy Nesbit, M.S.

Director / Founder, Wise Counsel & Comfort

"Deep Conversations" ~ Adults & Partners

Practice location: ,

Phone: 503-504-8870

During the twenty-plus years of my professional career, I served individual clients and couples in private practice, worked at Providence Portland Medical Center, Tualatin Valley Mental Health and Portland Adventist Medical Center.  I no longer offer diagnosis or treatment of mental, emotional or behavioral disorders so if your needs fall into those areas, I’ll do my best to help you connect with one of my  colleagues.

What I do offer is  “deep conversations” with adults and partners.  I count it as a genuine privilege to be trusted with the most personal of your concerns, and help you examine whatever it is that stands in the way of having the life you desire.  I am supportive and compassionate, I have a quick sense of humor and a deep sense of spirit. And I’m willing to ask hard questions. No doubt, you know — it’s important to find and face the truth, and learn to say it out loud. Asking for what you want and setting boundaries absolutely depends on it!

I have found that nurturing core values of honesty, open-mindedness, willingness and courageous compassion for yourself and and for others will serve you well.

My fees are based solely on what you are able to afford.

If you’d like to see me, or would like my help making a decision about who might best meet your or your loved ones’  needs, please e-mail me at: I look forward to hearing from you.

Here are a few of my very favorite websites:

    • Threshold Choir
    • WomenStrength  (FREE self defense training for women in Portland metro area that I launched in 1978 while serving with the Portland Police Bureau)
    • Comedysportz Workshops (improvisational, competitive, funny, fun)
    • Beliefnet – Wonderful site on Spirituality & Wellness
      Including searchable sacred writings of all world religions


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