Ariel Moss Lloyd, Ph.D.
Licensed Clinical Psychologist Louisiana #1202 Texas # 38743

Board Certified Professional Christian Counselor (BCPCC)

Certified Clinical Anxiety Treatment Professional (CCATP)

Certified in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (C-DBT)

Certified Clinical Telemental Health Provider (CTMH)

​Advanced Training Youth Post Traumatic Stress (YPT)

Dr. Lloyd has worked and trained in the field of behavioral health since 2001. In 2004, she graduated from Millsaps College in Jackson, MS with her Bachelors in Psychology. In 2010, Dr. Lloyd received her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from Jackson State University. While there, she was awarded several honors including a four-year research fellowship and membership in Alpha Epsilon Lambda Graduate Honor Society. Dr. Lloyd completed her predoctoral residency at Louisiana State University Health Sciences in New Orleans, LA, and her postdoctoral residency was completed at Brandon P. Romano Psy.D. & Associates.  She became a Licensed Clinical Psychologist in September 2012, and she is currently licensed in Louisiana and Texas.  Her clinical experience includes individual, group, and family therapy, comprehensive psychological and psycho-educational evaluations, adult and adolescent psychosexual evaluations, pre-trial intervention evaluations, relapse prevention treatment, pre-surgical/bariatric assessments, geriatric evaluations/screenings, pain management, parent training, and behavior modification.  Dr. Lloyd has conducted juvenile forensic risk assessments, and served as an expert witness in juvenile court.  She has also conducted specialized groups including truancy, anger management, and parent-child relations groups.  Dr. Lloyd has provided specialized clinical services to adolescent females who were survivors of human trafficking, and she completed Advance Training in Youth Post-Traumatic Stress (YPT).  Dr. Lloyd has served on staff at Xavier University as their Clinical Psychologist. In addition to providing traditional psychological services, Dr. Lloyd provides Christian Therapy that emphasizes the psychological and spiritual aspects of emotional and behavioral wellness. She became a Board Certified Professional Christian Counselor (BCPCC) in July 2018. Dr. Lloyd has also received specialty certifications as a Certified Clinical Anxiety Treatment Professional (CCATP), Certified in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (C-DBT), and is a Certified Clinical Telemental Health Provider (CTMH) .  

William Lloyd, IV, MTS

​Practice Manager

Will Lloyd graduated from the University of New Orleans with a degree in Business Management and began working in the corporate industry in 2003 for national and international businesses. He received several honors throughout his corporate career for his managerial skills and dedication to clients. In 2010, Pastor Lloyd accepted a call from God to preach the gospel and served as an ordained minister at Franklin Avenue Baptist Church pastoring the youth and young adults of his community. Pastor Lloyd, in 2019, received a Masters in Theological Studies from the New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. Pastor Lloyd currently serves as the Pastor of Family Life, and he provides pastoral counseling/care to families in need.  

Professional and Administrative Staff


The overall goal of Renewal and Restoration, LLC is to provide quality therapeutic care that facilitates social, emotional, and spiritual growth and development of individuals, families, and couples. Therapeutic treatment provided is specific to the needs of each client and/or family, and the long-term goal is for each client to learn to be their own “therapist.”