Dr. Joyce Gayles

Dr. Joyce Gayles

Areas of Focus
  • College/Work Stress
  • Couples/Relationships
  • Depression/Anxiety
  • Grief/Loss
  • Health & Wellness
  • LGBTQ+
  • Middle Aged
  • Stress Management
  • Trauma/PTSD
  • Women (Gender-Specific Care)
  • Young Adult
Gender: Female

License No. and State:

License No. State
4970 North Carolina
22969 Texas

Professional Statement

I am a clinical psychologist and success coach with over 35 years experience in helping people to solve problems, grow, and transform their lives. As a psychotherapist, I work via video and telephone with clients residing in Texas, North Carolina, and in PsyPact affiliated states. I use a variety of approaches and techniques to help you resolve your problems and to reach you full potential. I provide guidance & knowledgeable feedback to support you to reach your goals and discover your answers to life's often perplexing questions. I work as your ally in making important life decisions and changes.

I focus with you on enhancing your strengths as well as working through the aspects of your life that are distressing, challenging or limiting you. I specialize in working with individual adults and with couples. I also provide psychological evaluations for adults.

As a success coach, I work with clients residing anywhere in the U.S. via video and telephone. I combine my skills and knowledge as a psychologist with my coaching skills to guide you in defining and reaching your lifestyle, professional development, or retirement goals.


I am a graduate of the Clinical Psychology program at Florida State University. I earned my PhD in 1983. I've been in private practice since 1985. I have extensive experience working with individual adults and couples. I focus on helping people to heal and to transform their lives.

I graduated from Coach University in 2002 and have provided Success Coaching to clients throughout the country since then. I use both my coaching and psychologist skills to guide clients to reach their goals in the areas of lifestyle, professional and business development, and retirement. I am committed to helping my clients to reach their full potential.

  • Louisiana State University (1974) - BA in Psychology
  • Western Kentucky University (1978) - MA in Clinical Psychology
  • Florida State University (1983) - PhD in Clinical Psychology
  • Coach University (2002) - Graduate Coach
  • Retirement Options (2012) - Retirement Coach
  • Life on Purpose Institute (2006) - Life on Purpose Coach

Prices & Payments

Service Price Duration
Intake Interview/Psych Diagnostic Interview $175 60 minutes
Individual Psychotherapy $165 50-60 minutes
Couple's Therapy $175 60 minutes
Success Coaching Session $165 45-60 minutes