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Takoma Lindsay
M.S. Student, MFT


B.S. Family Life, Brigham Young University

Research interests
• Adolescent/Parent Relationships and Outcomes
• Process of Change in Individuals and Relationships
Lindsay, T., Pyle, R., Hinnant, J.B. (2020, November). Multi-family group with adjudicated adolescents and families. Research presentation at the annual meeting of the Association of Marriage and Family Therapy. Orlando, FL.

Lindsay, T., Pyle, R., Hinnant, J.B. (2020, April). A multi-family group intervention: Affect regulation and coping strategies as a means of improving family functioning and attachment behaviors between adolescents adjudicated of a sex offense and their mothers. Poster presentation at the Southeastern Council on Family Relations, Birmingham, AL. (conference cancelled). https://southeastern.ncfr.org/upcoming-conference-secfr20/

Pyle, R., Norton, J., Lindsay, T., & Hinnant, J.B. (2019, November). Multi-family group interventions in residential treatment. In K.R. Thompson (Chair), Multidisciplinary group interventions for adolescents in residential treatment. Symposium presentation at the ATSA Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA.

Lindsay, T., & Witting, A. (2019, April). Natural disasters and the family: A scoping review of the literature. Poster presentation at the Fulton Student Mentored Learning Conference. Provo, UT.

Research projects
Family Focus - Mt. Meigs Accountability Based Sex Offense Prevention Program (AESOP)

School of Family Life Academy
2020-2021 AAMFT Minority Fellow

Fun Facts
Favorite movies/tv series?
Space Jam and Brooklyn Nine-Nine

Spending time with my wife and kids
Anything active (sports/outdoors)

My dog “Lightning”

What advice would you offer to someone thinking about graduate school?
Do it! Spending a few years to do what I love for the rest of my life is absolutely worth it. I couldn’t be happier with my choice to do MFT, especially here at Auburn.