Peta Gay Ledbetter,LPC

Peta Gay Ledbetter,LPC

Telehealth Available
License Status: I'm a licensed professional.
Primary Credential: LPC - 61519
Billing and Insurance:
I am an in-network provider for:
  • ACE
  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • AmeriChoice (UnitedHealthcare Community Plan)
  • Anthem
  • Beacon
  • Cigna
  • ComPsych
  • First Health
  • GWH-Cigna (formerly Great West Healthcare)
  • Multiplan PHCS
  • Optimum HealthCare
  • Optum
  • Optum/United Health Care
  • Optum Health
  • Scott & White Health Plan
  • TRICARE Non-Network Provider
  • United Health Care
Weekend Availability
Evening Availability


Pearland, Texas 77584

Follow on Social Media


My Approach to Helping

Dr. Peta-gay Ledbetter is a Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisor (LPC-S) whohas 16 years of experience as a psychotherapist providing care to adolescents, teens, and adults. Dr. Petais most passionate about women’s issues including postpartum depression (dissertation) and treating survivors of sexual assault, sex trafficking, and domestic violence. Trauma, complicated grief, LGBTQIA, codependency, self-harm, infidelity, abortion recovery, and foster care are some of the uncommon topics that she has addressed in therapy. Dr. Peta completed Doctor of Philosophy degrees (PhDs) in Educational Psychology and Individual Differences at the University of Houston. She has been an Adjunct Professor since 2008 and a Counseling Supervisor since 2013. Dr. Peta has also been a Registered Nurse (RN) since 1991 and has Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE) and medical training background. She completed post-doctoral studies in 2019 forGlobal Mental Health and Traumaat Harvard MedicalSchool.Dr. Peta is experienced in treating a diverse population as well as issues in a culturally competent manner. Dr. Peta seeks to establish a warm and caring therapeutic relationship with all clients, building on their own individual strengths and adding to coping skills, improving communication, and working collaboratively to meet the clients’ goals for therapy.She has a person-centered approach that is both trauma-informed and solution-focused. Dr. Peta holds certifications and training in multiple therapy interventions such as dialectical behavioral therapy (DBT), cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), cognitive processing therapy (CPT), eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR), trust-based relationship intervention (TBRI), marriage and family, and sand tray. Interventions are tailored to the needs of the individual client, couple, or family.

More Info About My Practice

Thriveworks is a leading mental health provider of therapy and psychiatry, founded in 2008 by AJ Centore PhD. Thriveworks offers in-person and online care, with 380+ offices across the country and online providers in 49 states.
Thriveworks’  licensed providers accept most insurances, covering 180 million Americans. They provide personalized treatment for depression, anxiety, trauma, stress, relationship issues, and more.

Video Message

Please note: The video above was submitted by Peta Gay Ledbetter, and any views or opinions expressed are not necessarily shared by We do our best to ensure videos align with our vision; however, if you find there is inappropriate content, please email us or call 888-563-2112 ext. 2.

Ages I Work With

  • Teens
  • Adults
  • Elders


  • English

Industries & Communities Served

  • Entertainment Industry
  • First Responder/Medical Professionals
  • Military/Law Enforcement
  • Education
  • Self-Employed and Freelance Professionals
  • Professional Sports
  • LGBTQ+

Client Concerns I Treat

  • Depression
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Grief, Loss, and Bereavement
  • Identity Issues
  • Infidelity / Affair Recovery
  • Pregnancy and Birthing
  • Self-Esteem
  • Sexual Assault / Abuse
  • Social Anxiety / Phobia
  • Stress
  • Suicidal Ideation and Behavior
  • Women's Issues

Types of Therapy

See other therapists in Pearland, TX.

By using this site, you signify your assent and agreement to the Terms of Service.

GoodTherapy uses cookies to personalize content and ads to provide better services for our users and to analyze our traffic. By continuing to use this site you consent to our cookies.