Confident Counseling


Leslie Payton

Licensed Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW

Leslie Payton, licensed clinical social worker, works with families and individuals to help them create happier and healthier lives. Leslie has experience in working with adolescents and adults to help them overcome adjustment issues, anxiety, depression, codependency, substance abuse, OCD, panic disorder, and relationship/family issues.

Leslie helps patients learn coping skills to maintain their mental health and/or addiction recovery. Leslie strives to help each client find skills and resources to unlock their individual path to recovery.

Leslie uses Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy and Solution-Focused Therapy techniques.


  • Bachelors of Arts - Franklin College

  • Masters in Social Work - University of Southern Indiana

  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)

  • License #: 34008201A Indiana

Accepted Insurance Plans

  • Aetna

  • Anthem BCBS/MCR

  • Beacon Health

  • Behavioral Health Systems

  • Ceridian

  • Cigna

  • Integrated Behavioral Health

  • IU Health

  • Lifeworks

  • Medicare

  • Meritain

  • United Health Care

Standard Fees

  • Cost per session will depend on your insurance coverage. Please check with your insurance company to determine your coverage.

  • If you choose to not use insurance, the self-pay rate will be $100 per session.

  • Co-pays are due at the time of your appointment.