Michael Gaines & Faith, LLC, LCSW, BACS, QMHP, DCSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Baker
For over 30 years I have been an advocate for children and families in need of mental health services. It has been gratifying to provide a milieu of services that has effectively met the needs of my clients. The knowledge I have acquired has been recognized by the Office Of Juvenile Justice, Department Of Children and Family Services, and Family Roads as a sound clinical practice.
Call or Email Michael Gaines & Faith, LLC for a free phone consultation now - (225) 283-0066


  • Years in Practice: 20+ Years
  • School: Louisiana State University
  • Year Graduated: 1980
  • License No. and State: 1656 Louisiana


  • Avg Cost (per session): $70 - $150
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
  • Accepted Payment Methods: ACH Bank transfer, American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • Alliance
  • AmeriHealth
  • Behavioral Health Systems
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cascade Health
  • ChoiceCare
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • LifeSynch
  • Magellan Behavioral Health
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Molina
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • ValueOptions
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Michael Gaines & Faith, LLC's Groups

Triple P Postive Parenting Program

Michael Gaines & FAITH, LLC is pleased to announce our newest Triple P Positive Parenting Seminar. Classes will begin Tuesday, July 5th - July 26th for a once a week, 4 week in class service. Positive Parenting offers parents an effective way to communicate with children, work on problematic behavior without leaving the parent angry, frustrated, stressed or overwhelmed. Give us a call for more information at 225-636-2638 or email us at egaines_shack@msn.com.

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Anger Management

8 week course CPT group which focus is to help client understand the anger cycle by helping them gain an understanding of how minimize thoughts which may lead to acting aggressively.

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UPSILON MU is male mentorship program centered around empowering male youth on how to make sound effective decisions. It incorporate structure learning activities in small groups using masculinity and social learning skill models. The group process emphasis the importance of team building, caring and sharing within themselves, their families and community. UPSILON MU is a non-profit entity of IMANI,LLC and Michael Gaines & Faith, LLC.

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  • Family Conflict
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Impulse Control Disorders


  • ADHD
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Depression
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Parenting
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Trauma and PTSD

Mental Health

  • Thinking Disorders

Client Focus

Ethnicity: African-American, Other Racial or Ethnic Background
Religious Orientation: Christian


  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)


  • Cancer
  • Heterosexual Clients
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Intervention
  • Mindfulness-based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Play Therapy
  • Trauma Focused


  • Individuals
  • Family
  • Group
Last Modified: 16 Aug 2017
Michael Gaines & Faith, LLC, LCSW, BACS, QMHP, DCSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Baker

Michael Gaines & Faith, LLC

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, BACS, QMHP, DCSW