Dr. Linda Mintle

Author, Speaker, Professor, Media Personality and Licensed Therapist
Host of the Dr. Linda Mintle Radio Show, Faith Radio 

It is rare that a trained academic who speaks passionately to the heart of people providing real answers to real life problems is so relatable. Dr. Linda’s fun personality and expertise comes through whether she’s helping her audience stress less or make peace with their thighs!

Dr. Linda has her Ph.D. in Urban Health and Clinical Psychology and is a national expert on mental health. She has specialized in the treatment of eating disorders, anxiety, depression and pain management. With 30 years of clinical experience working with couples, families and individuals, she brings her common-sense approach to people who want to live in positive mental health.

Dr. Linda is also a bestselling author with 20 book titles to her credit, a radio host of the Dr. Linda Mintle show, professor, national speaker, winner of the Mom’s Choice Award, a national news consultant, featured writer for Beliefnet and hosts her own website. Her academic appointments keep her abreast of current research in her areas of expertise. Her media experience includes seven years as the resident expert for ABC Family’s Living the Life television show and regular appearances on network television and radio.

It is often said that being with Dr. Linda is like having coffee with a friend. She makes the complicated issues of relationships and mental health easy to understand and applicable to everyday living. The ease she has with people, coupled with her clinical training and experience makes her a sought-after speaker on college campuses, conferences and special events.  Whether she is doing a TV skit with Tim Conway or discussing teen violence with Queen Latifa, Dr. Linda will entertain, educate and integrate faith and mental health in everyday living.

Check out her latest book co-authored with physician, Dr. James Kribs, Living beyond Pain, a whole-person approach to manage pain and get your life back.

I am passionate about helping you live life to the fullest, to walk confidently in what God has called you to do, and to find healing and hope where needed.  What I offer is practical advice and commentary on everyday living. I believe we can only walk in wholeness when we pay attention to all parts of our being—body, soul and spirit. – Linda


Dr. Linda's ability to communicate the truth of God’s word and bridge the malaise of relationship building in modern America through her abilities as a counselor is exceptional. Linda has blessed my life personally through her books, teaching and example.Bishop Courtney McBath
Bishop Courtney McBathAuthor and Pastor, Calvary Revival Church
Dr. Linda is a woman who knows what matters to women and how to communicate truth with passion. She gives us all hope that we can choose substance over image in a culture that tells us quite the opposite.Anita Renfroe
Anita RenfroeComedian & Author
Dr. Linda is our favorite therapist. She is always ready with great advice and help to our audience. We love Dr. Linda!”Louise Duart
Louise DuartComedian
This book will help you have what every human being ultimately longs for: a peaceful, joyous, safe and loving relationship with someone who will embrace you throughout life’s challenges.Dr. Laura Schlessinger
Dr. Laura SchlessingerHost of the Dr. Laura Radio Show, Best Selling Author
Her very countenance radiates the conviction and concern from which she shares wise counsel. The advice she gives comes from a depth far beyond her training in psychology and human behavior. What Dr. Mintle shares-both verbally and in written form-impacts individuals in the most positive manner.James Robison
James RobisonPresident and Founder, LIFE Outreach International
Never have I read a book that so thoughtfully and clearly offers solutions for one of life’s most troubling issues.Meg Meeker, M.D.
Meg Meeker, M.D.Family Talk, Cohost
I cannot urge you enough to go into that talk you need to have, having read this book first. It will give you hope, skills, insight, wisdom, and biblical truth.John Trent, Ph.D.
John Trent, Ph.D.Moody Theological Seminary
At last, a Christian therapist who brings a women’s perspective and understanding to the issues of our lives. Dr. Linda is savvy, knowledgeable, and biblically grounded. In a culture filled with confusion, she is not afraid to tell it like it is.Terry Meeuwsen
Terry MeeuwsenCo-host 700 Club and Living the Life
With great humor, insight and real-life stories, Dr. Mintle shares biblical truths to combat the negative body image most women are plagued with. A wonderful book for anyone less than happy with their physical appearance.Joyce Meyer
Joyce MeyerBest Selling Author
Thank you so much for joining us on Renewing the Heart with Janet Parshall! What an honor to have you on our show. Thank you for being a servant that God can use to teach biblical principles and heal hearts.Janet Parshall
Janet ParshallFocus on the Family
Dr. Mintle has had a profound impact on our listeners. They love her vast knowledge, deep faith and surprising humor.Stephen Arterburn
Stephen ArterburnBest Selling Author and Founder of New Life Radio