Ryan Gay, LPCC

Ryan Gay, LPCC

Individual, Family, and Groups Therapist

Ryan is a licensed professional clinical counselor who has been working with children, adolescents, adults and families for over eight years. He has worked in a variety of settings in the mental health field before Paragon, including outpatient therapy, in-home skills services, day treatment, and behavioral therapy in center based settings. He has provided therapeutic services primarily for anxiety, depression, anger, PTSD, self-harm and suicidal ideation, and ADHD.

Using a strengths based approach, Ryan enjoys working collaboratively with Client’s and their families to help them reach their mental health goals. He uses a flexible and eclectic style in his work that incorporates principles from Dialectical Behavioral, Cognitive-Behavioral, Person-centered, and Narrative therapies. Outside the office, Ryan enjoys spending time with his family, reading, watching movies, playing basketball, and running.


M.S., University of St. Thomas, Minneapolis, MN
B.A., University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, MN
Licensure: Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor