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Dr. Laconda Fanning
Dr. Laconda Fanning

Licensed Professional Counselor, Christian Counselor

Works with Children, Adolescents and Adults

Specialty Issues: ADHD, Psychological Testing, Marital Issues, Depression, Panic Disorder, Anger Management, African-American Issues, Women's Issues, Anxiety, PTSD, Grief, Parenting and Learning Problems

Virginia Beach and Norfolk locations.

More About Me


  • Doctorate Degree Clinical Psychology: Concentration in child and adolescent psychology
  • Masters Degree Clinical Psychology Regent University
  • Masters Degree Community/Clinical Psychology Norfolk State University
  • Bachelors Degree Nursing Norfolk State University



  • Practice in the Mental Health field for 16 years
  • 11 years in professional counseling
  • Introduction to psychiatry and clinical training was initiated through years practicing as a psychiatric nurse    
  • Broad and diverse experience with families, children and teenagers


  • Licensed Professional Counselor 0701003750
  • Registered Nurse 0001131784


  • Preparing for Your Calling: Is it Christ Centered or Self Centered August 2006 Authorhouse publication



  • American Psychological Association
  • Virginia Counselors Association


  • Attended a Baptist church.   Spiritual growth and development is shaped by the teachings of Jesus Christ
  • Served in various ministries and has had opportunities to serve the church and share the gospel of Jesus Christ.
  • Currently serve as an associate minister, church administrator and a Christian educator within my local church. 


  • Cognitive behavioral in correlation with renewing the mind to shape emotions and behavior.  
  • Integrates additional modalities as therapeutically appropriate.