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Dr. Linda Kondilis

Clinical Psychology
Atlanta, GA
10 years experience female

Locations

The Highland Psych Collaborative

Atlanta, GA

Address

675 Seminole Ave Ste 307, Atlanta, GA
Directions

My office hours

Wednesday: Closed
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About

Bio

I'm apart of the private practice, The Highland Psych Collaborative. I specialize in infertility, third party reproduction consultation and psychological assessment, postpartum mood and anxiety disorders, pregnancy termination, infant loss, and insomnia. I'm now accepting Virtual clients.

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Clinical Psychology

Licenses

United States: Georgia

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

165 Answers
291 Agrees
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
Cant go back 2 sleep: It is likely that at 4am, you're having a hard time quieting your mind, try some relaxation to fall back asleep (visualization, music, etc). Create a ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
Smoke Free Campus: You may want to put your energy towards developing a smoke free campus. If the college/university is not interested in having a smoke free campus, the... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
Anxiety?: So what you're saying is the test info is stored in your brain, but you're having trouble getting it when it comes test time. I wonder if you're exper... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
Therapy can help: If you feel like your depressed mood is getting in the way, therapy can help. To find a psychologist in your area check out http://locator.Apa.Org. Co... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
Chest pain: It's hard to say, bc chest pain is a symptom of so many difficulties. Have him first check in with the doctor on campus. If they believe it is stress,... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
PPD Sxs: Ppd symptoms include, depressed mood, loss of energy, appetite/weight change, difficulty sleeping when the baby is asleep, feelings of worthlessness/g... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
TBI help: This is a very common TBI side effect. The injury location is probably the main culprit. Your emotional response to having suffered an injury can also... Read More
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
Trauma take it slow: It's common to be scared to talk to someone, especially a new therapist. Our job is to work at your speed. In my own practice, I've even asked clients... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
Assessment : You might want to consult with a psychologist who specializes in psychological assessment/testing. An assessment will provide you and your child with ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
College tips: In addition to getting support/treatment, universities have great online tips for dealing with depression and lowering grades. Here is one link you mi... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
NEDA: NEDA has a ton of ED related resources. Helpline, referrals. Find health consequences of an eating disorder here https://www.nationaleatingdisorders... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
Not sure: Not sure what you're asking. Try to reword your answer, so we can help.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
Student Resources: Have you connected with the counseling center on campus? Most colleges/universities have psychologists, psychiatrists who help students with their men... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
Increase Support: Talk to your doc about your depression. Reach out to a psychologist for an assessment and individualized treatment. Consult w/ psychiatrist regarding ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
Replacement Behavior: Try 2 replace smoking marijuana with a new behavior. 1st, think about why you enjoy smoking. For relaxation, stimulation, creativity, habit, social re... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
Yes: Yes. If you're having trouble concentrating you're also having trouble storing information away for later.
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
Flight Fear: Try practicing relaxation exercises 3 x day before your flight. Popular exercises include deep breathing and visualization. Look up these techniques o... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
EDs ; Genetics : Research has found a genetic link to eating disorders. This link has a nice overview that's also available in audio. http://www.webmd.com/mental-healt... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
Insomnia: Look up healthy sleep habits online. Create a consistent wake time and avoid naps. Go to bed only when you are tired. If you can't fall asleep within ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
Depends: If you think your child is having difficulties than yes. Just bc child is donor conceived doesn't mean they need therapy. Research suggests disclosure... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
No U.S. registry: We do not know how many families have been successful with donor egg. The U.S. does not have a required registry. I imagine future legislation will ch... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
PPD: Think Group: In addition to psychotherapy, try to explore group therapy or meet ups. This can be in a formal setting like a postpartum support group or a less form... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
Not safe: There are a lot of negative side effects from purging and it's not effective. Your body will still hold onto around 50% of calories consumed.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
No Psych Evals: Most sperm donors are not required to do a psychological evaluation, including psychological testing. This is required for egg donors.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
CBT for Sleep: We help you overcome sleep difficulties using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT). This therapy focuses on helping you change your thoughts and behavio... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
It's common: Postpartum depression is common for women who have experienced it before. Consider exploring support through your OB, psychiatrist, psychologist, momm... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
If you need PPD: Support. Reach out to a psychologist for an assessment and individualized treatment. Consult w/ psychiatrist regarding med options. Explore group ther... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
Nutritionist: Many women w/ PCOS have a harder time losing weight. Consider consulting with a nutritionist. Maybe your OB or RE can provide a referral. Nutritionist... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
Rethink Preach: Aside from setting important boundaries, here are some thoughts.If we tell people what to do or what not to do, they often get resistant and push away... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
Assessment: Consult with a psychologist who specializes in psychological assessment/testing. An assessment will provide you with a diagnosis (if there is one) and... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
Support Options: Reach out to a psychologist for an assessment, support and to learn coping skills that you can use through your pregnancy and postpartum. Consult with... Read More
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
Anxiety: Shortness of breath is a common side effect of anxiety. Often we recommend taking slower breaths, look up deep breathing techniques to learn how to re... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
DBT skills: Making the decision to leave your partner is difficult and likely to be hurtful, even if it's the right decision for you. Have you explored DBT? Initi... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
Perinatal anxiety: I don't know of any research that supports that anxiety impacts the baby in the womb. There is no doubt it impacts mom and your focus needs to be redi... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
Keep exploring: Guilt, self blame is likely to be one of many feelings you'll have through this experience. Often anger, sadness and grief will follow. Allow yourself... Read More
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
No tears: There are a variety of ways people express their sadness, tears are not required. If you want to address your mood seek support. Meet with your doctor... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
Mindfulness: Anxiety produces worried thoughts related to your past (i lost my erection) and future(i might lose my erection again). These thoughts can be very dis... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
How to practice: Dr. F gave great advice. I'll add that like he said practice/role playing is key. You can work with a therapist to practice assertiveness either indiv... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
Maybe testing: You may also be asked to complete tests, and questionnaires. It will all depend on the referral question.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
Lost libido: A couple quick tips: Address vaginal dryness if it's present. Focus on foreplay to help reconnect you to your sexual drive. Talk to your partner openl... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
Anxiety TX @BU: If your anxiety is "ruining your life", i suggest getting support. Working through anxiety alone can be difficult. There is a well known anxiety clini... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
Dr. Monastra: I really enjoy this radio show and the psychologist (Dr. Monastra) who was interviewed provided a lot of helpful ADHD info. It focused on children, bu... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
Student Resources : Have you connected with the counseling center on campus? Most colleges/universities have psychologists who help students with their mental health (i.e... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
Therapy: It sounds like therapy might be your answer. No need to tackle this alone. A psychologist can help you learn effective strategies to work through your... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
Sleep Tips: Only go 2 bed when you're tired. If your worried thoughts r keeping you from going 2 bed for 20 mins, leave bed. Go back to bed when you're tired. Fin... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
Psych consult: You can meet with a psychologist to determine your diagnosis. ADHD and anxiety can co-occur. Check out this article http://psychcentral.com/lib/when-a... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
Therapy can help: Sometimes it's difficult to figure out the cause of a depressed mood. Therapy can help. To find a psychologist in your area check out http://locator.A... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
Fam health movement : Make it a family health movement, so your teen is not alone. Your physician can recommend a nutritionist who can educate you and your teen on a balanc... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
There's an app: There are several apps that can help you keep track. I would check in w/ your gf first and see whether she feels comfortable w/ you tracking.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Kondilis
Clinical Psychology 10 years experience
Avoid Naps: If you can't sleep through the night, it is best to avoid naps. Your goal is to regulate your night time sleep, instead of playing nap catch up. Try t... Read More

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Nov 1, 2014
Dr Linda Kondilis is an excellent clinical psychologist very knowledgeable,passionate and on the top of her field she is a great value to the peolpe of GA and to the family of health tap
Jan 21, 2014
Dr. Kodilis has detailed and thoughtful responses. She is both informative and kind in the way that she explains things.
Nov 14, 2015
Gives great answers and collaborates well with patients and colleagues alike. We are lucky to have her here on HealthTap!
HealthTap member
Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Breathing has brought my blood pressure down dramatically today. :)
HealthTap member
Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I'm trying hard to think and remember on my own slowly. Cant share yet
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! The timing for me to read what you wrote was perfect, much appreciated

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Nova Southeastern University Center for Psychological Services, FL
Graduated 2012MD

Residency

SUNY Upstate Medical University

Awards

Top Psychologist, Second Place, Georgia - Summer
2014
Top Psychologist, First Place, Georgia - Spring
2014
Top Psychologist, Second Place, Georgia - Fall
2014

Affiliations

American Society of Reproductive Medicine (ASRM)
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